Knitfest… the celebrations are over but the buzz goes on…

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The 2016 Maleny Knitfest is now done & dusted… check out some pics here… How wonderful to have so many local, talented artists coming together to share their expertise with workshops & demonstrations in all things fibre. Being the first one of its kind there were quite a few hiccups but I’m sure everyone learnt a lot & all the wrinkles will be ironed out for next time… The town looked fabulous yarn bombed from top to toe. Congratulations to all the volunteers & organisers who worked tirelessly to get it all done.  I saw so many people taking photos in front of trees, cows &, of course, the controversial cannon… A talking point for some time, I’m sure.

On behalf of Lynne Hall & myself, I’d like to thank all the ladies who attended our ‘Scrumpling Workshop’. A lovely group who weren’t afraid to jump in & have a go… I hope you’re all inspired & overflowing with creative juices…

A big thank you also to everyone who participated in my ’10 Novelty Stitch Sampler’… I trust you all had a great time, leant some new interesting stitches & came away enthused to create your own projects…

&… A small drum roll please…I’m particularly honoured & proud to have won 1st  & 2nd prize in the Tea Cosy competition & 2nd prize in the Scarf Competition.

The Topics 1st prize winner 2016 Maleny Knitfest

‘The Topics’ –  1st prize winner – Tea Cosy Competition – 2016 Maleny Knitfest

The Hinterland 2nd prize winner 2016 Maleny Knitfest

‘The Hinterland’ – 2nd prize winner – Tea Cosy Competition – 2016 Maleny Knitfest

Calypso - scarf Competition - 2nd prize winner 2016 Maleny Knitfest

‘Calypso’ – Scarf Competition – 2nd prize winner 2016 Maleny Knitfest

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About rensfibreart

Australian Freeform Fibre Artist, Craft teacher & Author
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3 Responses to Knitfest… the celebrations are over but the buzz goes on…

  1. kunstkopf says:

    Hello Renata, unfortunatly I can`t open your link…………
    Best wishes,
    Susanna

  2. rensfibreart says:

    Thank you, Susanna… 🙂

  3. kunstkopf says:

    Hi Renate,
    congratulations! The teapots look realy loveley.
    Best wishes from the other side of the world,
    Susanna

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