Saturday, October 8, 2011

Verna Mosquera Retreat Day Two

Neta (table mate) and Pam (Verna's Assistant Extraordinaire)

Having the time of my life!
 It is such a happy experience and Verna Mosquera has a wonderful talent - first and foremost she is a happy woman, who puts her family and mothering first and then she shares her passion for design and applique so abundantly that everyone feels uplifted  and excited to be there.

 
She is so beautiful while she appliques!
I have to get names tomorrow - sorry. 
All the women are so talented and joyful!
Amazing talent! 
Check out her needle case.
Two of my table mates collaborating. 
Our Watering Hole 
So much to see and learn and do 
but this girl's heading for bed.  
There is another full day tomorrow.
Thanks for stopping by.

9 comments:

Anne said...

I'm jealous. Give Verna a hug from me. She was my very first teacher and mentor and I just adore her. Have tons of fun!

Orcsmom said...

Thanks for thinking of me and Verna's pattern. I am so glad you are having a wonderful time. Can't wait to see what you are going to teach us next. Happy Canadian Thanksgiving also! Hugs!!

Pam

Miss Jean said...

Oh, I would love to go to a retreat like that. Where was the retreat held and who was it sponsored by? I've been traveling - across country - doing all the driving - with my hubby - and a dog - in terrible weather!!! If that's not a reason to need a retreat, I don't know what is!!!

Sweet Cottage Dreams said...

Gran, this looks like a totally FUN day!! I love Verna's style and even made a ruffled back with a fabric of hers! I would love to come up and spend some good crafting time with you! Let me know when you have another event.

Thinking of you....
HUGS coming your way...

xxoo
Becky

PunkiePie (Jen) said...

What fun! That pink Gingerbread house on a cake stand block is just awesome! Super talented people over there!

Marsha said...

Yes, it was a fun, wonderful retreat! And Shirley was a ray of sunshine...such an infectious laugh...enjoyed being one of the table mates.

MulticoloredPieces said...

What a marvelous and fun retreat! I've enjoyed your blog and your projects. Love the name of your blog!
best from Tunisia,
nadia

Michelle said...

I *love* that Halloween quilt! The skeleton and candelabra are so nea...and the ghosts...and the bats...

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