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Saturday, 15 October 2011

Excitement on Day 15!!!


  Look at what came in the post this morning!


Here is a peek inside.


Let's take a closer look!


It seems like an age since Laurie Wisbrun, she of Tufted Tweets and Urban Circus fame, contacted me to ask if I would like to contribute a piece of my fabric for inclusion in a book that she was writing. After thinking about it for about 2 seconds I of course said YES!! and I am thrilled to finally have a copy of the book in my hands.


What I hadn't anticipated was the thrill of being included in a book that also has the likes of Malka Dubrawksy and Lotta Helleburg in it, women whose work I have long been an admirer of.

And look, that's my name on the contributors page.


I have only had a quick thumb through but I can already see that this is a comprehensive and well written book. I am sure it will be come a must for anyone interested in fabric design. 
I will have a more in depth look on my Quilt Routes blog shortly.

Today I am feeling grateful and humbled. Thank you Laurie for including me in your book.

14 comments:

  1. It is always exciting to see your work in print!

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  2. Congrats! It looks like a beautiful piece of fabric. Not unlike your most recent sea scapes (minus the thread textures).

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  3. Congratulations for having your technique printed in the book. I still want to try more dying, just need to find more time;)

    Debbie

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  4. Thanks so much for letting me feature your gorgeous work in the book Deborah! Your technique is so wonderful!

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  5. How nice! Wow, I don't think I'd sleep for a week, for excitement! Congratulations; EnJOY! It looks like a real winner of a book.

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  6. Yippie - you are a published author now ;-)) congratulations !! and well, so well deserved !!

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  7. Congratulations, and you may well find that these other designers have long been admirers of yours. No less than you deserve.

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  8. Congratulations ! this is a beautiful first step...but when is YOUR book coming out ? :)...you have so much to write about...

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  9. So cool you published authoress you! Congratulations. :)

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  10. Congratulations! That's fabulous and so exciting.

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  11. Congrats...so wonderful for you.

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  12. well done you!! how exciting! x

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