Monthly Archives: May 2013

A Little Bit of Everything

Bright and early last week ten excited women gathered for The Art Quilt Process workshop with interstate tutor Amanda Daly. The two day workshop was a technique based workshop that also covered design concepts. On the first day Amanda demonstrated … Continue reading

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QuiltWest Winners

Best Of Show – ‘Papa’ by Jocelyn Leith. Runner Up Best of Show – ‘Lain Lou’ by Rebecca Stewart Bartell

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QuiltWest Opens!

Just a taste of the first day of the exhibition. Photos of the winning quilts will be posted soon.  

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May Sewing Night

  Lisa Repsevicius gained a round of applause at sewing night when she showed her monster bed quilt. It measures 104″ x 104″ and is absolutely stunning!   .. and for a closer look at all those tiny pieces.   … Continue reading

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North Coast Quilters

The North Coast Quilters had their first meeting yesterday and it was a great success! Lots of laughs (and cake) made it a happy meeting for all. Most were working on hand applique and piecing but one beginner to quilting … Continue reading

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Blogger’s Regrets

Apologies for being slow at keeping the blog up for the last month or so but I have a good excuse – I went to Melbourne for the AQC with three other WAQA members (Julie, Carol and Brenda). We signed … Continue reading

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WAQA Retreat at Swanleigh – 2013

Last weekend members headed off for the 2013 Swanleigh Retreat. They must have worked hard if the ‘Show and Tell’ photos are anything to go by! For a slide show of quilts shown at the Retreat go to the Retreat … Continue reading

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CQ Bee

This woman can multitask!  Our Workshop Convenor, Tracy showing how it’s done at the Community Quilting Bee last month ….

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CQG April Meeting

Contemporary Quilt Group had a busy meeting as usual –  ‘Show and Tell’  results of sun dyeing and applique design, demonstrations of techniques by members and Jan Rowe’s demonstration followed by close examination of some of her prize winning quilts … Continue reading

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Julie’s Community Quilt drop off

Julie recently delivered our Community Quilts and took some photos of happy faces. Solaris quilts were delivered to their new airy quarters at QE11MC. They said “You have no idea how much these quilts mean to the recipients.” Oncology PMH … Continue reading

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