Monthly Archives: January 2014

February General Meeting

February 5th at 7.30pm A reminder that our next General Meeting is coming up on Wednesday evening. Our guest speaker is Janet Collins who will come to talk about those intriguing Westalee rulers. Janet works closely with Leonie West, the … Continue reading

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L’Arche Raffle Quilt

Evelyn Tierney, a WAQA member, came with her daughter, Maria, and a fellow board member to select a quilt to raffle as a fund raiser for Friends of L’Arche, Perth Inc. They are working towards becoming part of the international … Continue reading

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Beginners Quilting Class

Robyn, our Small Group Coordinator, is planning to start a quilting class for beginners. If there is sufficient interest the class will be held at the Baptist Church, Claremont (opposite ‘Hungry Jacks’) on Wednesday mornings – 9:45 to 12md. If … Continue reading

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QuiltWest Documents Update

If you have already downloaded the QuiltWest 2014 Handbook please note that there have been some changes. A new quilt drop off point at Gooseberry Hill has been added and changes have been made to the wording on page 12 … Continue reading

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January Sewing Day

The first Sewing day of the year was a full and busy meeting – Gwen had lots of CQ kits ready to be taken home by enthusiastic quilters, the block of the month demo was a great success, the men’s … Continue reading

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Website Reminder

The redirect page from our old web address (waquilters.org.au) to our present website will disappear in the next few days. I know that a high percentage of visitors to our website come via that route as some of you may … Continue reading

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Bunbury Day Trip

Saturday 29th March 2014 Jan will be at Sewing day, pen at the ready, to take bookings for the ‘Bunbury Day Trip’. The bus is filling up but we want to make sure all the seats are taken so that … Continue reading

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Community Quilts UFO Day

The community quilts team spent a busy day sorting out all the piles of unfinished objects (UFOs) ready to make into kits for WAQA members to take home to complete. They managed to make over a hundred kits and Gwen … Continue reading

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Quilts for Perth Bushfire Victims

Following the recent bush fires affecting families in the Perth Hills, we ask anyone who wishes to donate quilts to contact Gwen: waqacommunityquilts@gmail.com or Sheila: waqapresident@gmail.com We would like to give each child a quilt, plus we need as yet … Continue reading

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Christmas with the Contemporary Quilt Group

I know you thought Christmas was well and truly over for another year but here are the photos of the CQG celebrations earlier in December…

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