Monthly Archives: October 2013

Christmas Bells are Starting to Ring

Sewing day: Tuesday 19th November, 10am Sewing Night: Wednesday 4th December, 7.30pm Come and enjoy an early Christmas with your quilting friends. Prizes will be given for best Christmas Hat/Fascinator! Entertainment will be provided. Bring a plate of Christmas goodies … Continue reading

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Aussie Heroes

Liz Humphreys brought more of her stunning Aussie Hero quilts to ‘show and tell’ at Sewing Day this month. The stories behind the quilts and of the heroes who receive them are so inspiring. Below are some photos of her … Continue reading

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October Sewing Day

Sewing Day was busier than usual with it’s ‘Members’ Bazaar’.

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CQG October

This month members were given ‘2 x 10 min’ demonstrations by Kaye Bruechle and Wendy Gerich on embroidery and machine trapunto. Show and Tell included the ’12 x 12’s challenge’ on a ‘Migration’ theme followed by a talk on a … Continue reading

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Stolen Quilt Alert

This quilt was stolen from the Queensland Quilt Show yesterday between 10.30 and 11am. Unfortunately security photos did not give a clear picture of the thief. Please be aware that this has been stolen and maybe our collective eyes (and … Continue reading

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Northampton & Dongara

The Northampton ‘Airing of the Quilts’ and Dongara ‘Hanging of the Quilts’ were attended by a group of nine WAQA members who travelled in three cars and stayed at the Dongara Tourist Park. The first photo shows a large Community … Continue reading

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Perth Royal Show

Last week saw the close of the Perth Royal Show with a number of WAQA members winning prizes in the quilting (and knitting!) categories. Below are some of the quilts on show – a list of prizewinners will follow soon … Continue reading

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