Monthly Archives: February 2016

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No Sleep Retreat

Most Quilters managed to keep awake for WAQA’s first ‘no sleep’ retreat. It was a fabulous day with fun and laughter and lots of time to get to know people better. There were lots of new faces and plenty of … Continue reading

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Petroleum Women do it again

Here are some photos of the 60 quilts we received from the ‘Petroleum Women of Perth’ quilting group for our Community Quilt programme. They were presented to Vice-President, Lesley Warren, at their February luncheon and displayed at February Sewing Day … Continue reading

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A Must-Have Accessory

The beautiful commemorative QuiltWest badges are now on sale.

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February Sewing Day

The QuiltWest raffle quilt was much admired at our sewing meetings this month. Raffle tickets are now available to buy, as well as the beautiful commemorative QuiltWest badges. Quilts made by Creative Angels to be given to Patricia Giles Centre. … Continue reading

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CQC February

For the first meeting of the year the contemporary quilt group looked at mono-printing techniques with Stephanie showing us a variety of ways to transfer colour onto fabric. As usual we all had a chance to play…

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The Australian Council of Quilters – Tasmania 2016

The ACQ is meeting this weekend in Tasmania and President Gwen and ACQ rep Sheila are there to represent West Australia. The ACQ meets each year with delegates from all the Australian state and territory guilds to discuss such issues … Continue reading

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