Monthly Archives: July 2017

The Tentmakers Have Arrived!

The tentmakers have arrived! With Glenda Olesen who came to the airport to meet them too and help with the’ huge’ amount of luggage. Glenda went home with an empty boot and mine was full. Lots more lovely quilts. left … Continue reading

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WA Craft Show

Mark your diaries for the Craft show! For brochure click 2017 Craft Brochure

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Tentmakers Workshops – Places Available

There are now a few places available due to withdrawals. Sunday is the most affected. Contact Kerry on waqaworkshops@gmail.com to secure a place…

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Jenny Bowker to accompany the Tentmakers to Perth!

Jenny Bowker is the main sponsor of the Tentmakers of Cairo and has been instrumental in getting their names and talents known in the world. She spoke for 40 – 45 minutes in Adelaide and the talk was phenomenal in … Continue reading

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stitched and bound 2

More photos from the exhibition…    

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July Sewing Night

A lovely crowd of ladies, and gentleman, braved the stormy evening last night to attend Sewing Night at Stirling. We had a lovely time, entertained by Michelle from Handcrafters House and Robyn from Strawberry Thief. Some wonderful supper was provided … Continue reading

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Tentmakers in South Australia

Kerry, our workshop coordinator, is having a marvellous time in Adelaide, meeting the tentmakers who will be coming to Perth. The men are lovely and will enjoy their time with us. Here are images of some of the quilts in … Continue reading

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Hello WA Quilters from the Pilbara

Hello everyone, I read in the last Quilters Quarterly that Phil Thomas was looking for a volunteer to take over the managing of the WAQA  blog and social media. I thought I can give that a go, so whilst in … Continue reading

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Sewing Day and Night – important notice:

Parking will be tight again tomorrow (and on Wednesday) at the Stirling Adriatic club. The builder has been advised to make sure all workers’ cars will be out of the way but it might be a good idea to car … Continue reading

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Opening of stitched and bound 2017

The 2017 exhibition of innovative contemporary quilts was opened yesterday by Cherry Johnston to a packed room of enthusiastic quilters and visitors. The quilts looked amazing and can be viewed at the  Ziz zag gallery, Kalamunda for the next two … Continue reading

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