Monthly Archives: August 2018

It’s all happening at WAQA!

August has been a busy month, members of WAQA manned the stand at the Craft fair at Claremont show grounds, we hosted Lindsey Rae from Sew to grow who did a trunk show at WAQA  and also hosted a weekend … Continue reading

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Poppy news update

I have quite a few queries from readers of our blog post, regarding the Poppy post, a lot of readers wanted to know more about who had made them, and how did they go about attending the workshops to help … Continue reading

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Sew to Grow- yes you can sew and not just quilts!!

How many times do you go into a shop looking for the perfect fitting shirt, dress, skirt, trousers and come away feeling very disappointed, you had some extra money to spend and could not find a thing!! Size variances in … Continue reading

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Poppy Workshop

Thank you to Liz Humpreys,  for providing us with the following information.  If you are one of the many people out there,  who crocheted or knitted popppies, we now need to work together and put everything together. Liz has received … Continue reading

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Queens of Screen Printing

Thanks to Christine Wheeler for initiating us into the wonderful world of screen printing.   Christine was our guest at our July  Contemporary group meeting and we learnt the basic techniques and lots of tips on how to make our own … Continue reading

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Yarning time

On the morning of August 8 it was yarning time,  for Stella King, Liz Humphreys, Roberta Chantler, Meg Cowey, Pat Forster and five Noongar Elders. The occasion was hosted by the City of Perth, and several City of Perth employees … Continue reading

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