Monthly Archives: June 2018

Community Quilts-June update

We had a wonderful sewing day yesterday and our members were unbelievably generous.  Donated on the day were 58 completed quilts (7 with matching bags), 11 quilt tops, 4 UFOs and 1/2 55 litre crate of assorted fabrics.  At the … Continue reading

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Show and tell

Beautiful quilts on display again and enjoyed by all.  I do rely heavily on other WAQA members, sending me photos, so you can imagine sometimes in the flurry of the evening/day  it is hard for people to “take a photo”, … Continue reading

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Members Bazaar- September & great news!

MEMBERS’ BAZAAR It is that time again where we need to start looking in the cupboards and thinking about having a stall at the Members Bazaar event on 18th and 19thSeptember Sewing Day and Night. If you would like to reserve … Continue reading

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Community Quilters- Community Sewing Bee and a thank you for caring!

You cannot keep our Community quilters down, they are busy, busy, busy and always helping others.  This is what they have been up to and please remember to save the dates for their Pre-Bazaar sale ( details soon; here and … Continue reading

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Introducing Tracey Bareli

Today we are saying hello to Tracey Bareli, Tracey resides in Esperance, unfortunately I didn’t have the opportunity to meet her in person, at Quiltwest, whilst in Perth, but I did have the opportunity to gaze in wonder at her … Continue reading

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Mapping our story

At QuiltWest the contemporary quilt group again put on a superb display of member’s work. Much admired were the 39 ‘map challenge’ quilts which seemed to strike a chord with so many visitors. We had over 400 votes! 1st was … Continue reading

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PERTH ROYAL SHOW 2018- things to know

  PERTH ROYAL SHOW 22nd -29th September 2018  This is a REMINDER that Entry Forms need to be received at the Showgrounds. Claremont by 31st July 2018 and items to be delivered in mid-September.  Two Person Quilt has been included in the  Patchwork/Quilting Classes … Continue reading

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All over for another year… and a very long post!

Lots of people make Quiltwest possible, including a fantastic committee and lots of volunteers, here are a few photos from the set up and a selection of quilts that were in the exhibtion,  I am also sharing a wrap up … Continue reading

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