the Wairoa guild won best display, my favourite was the colour wheel. The pic with the red items in it is my Mum's guild - North Otago, you will simply have to excuse my lack of photography skills.
There were a couple of meetings & some interesting speakers. we also went to the exhibition, which I recommend everyone checking out - at the Buddist Temple on Riccarton road. Free entry & amazing embroidered works of art!
Then Monday & Tuesday I took my class in Punto Antico with Trish Hughes. Trish is a great tutor - generously teaching us all sorts of extra tricks as well as the technique we signed up for. Here is what I had completed on the first day:
And this is what I have done now. I had a few days off, but the 3 hour ferry ride allowed me the time to get stuck in again.
Here is close up of the centre & the edge. I still have to complete all around the edges with Tailor Button hole & have a close look at what I am supposed to do for the centre.