Monthly Archives: February 2020

I Spy a WA Quilter

It is always a thrill when I look through quilting blogs, Facebook, instagram and quilting magazines and see lots of gorgeous quilts.  I am even more excited when I see it is the work of a Western Australian quilter.  Well … Continue reading

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Community Quilts Busy Bee

Community Quilts had the first busy bee for 2020 and what a day ! 28 ladies came along to donate their time and expertise to make quilts for the cause! We had a wonderful day, got so much done, getting … Continue reading

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Thanks from Community Quilters

Congratulations Sue Bathols ! She won the Community quilt raffle held on February sewing  day & Sewing night! She loves it. Community Quilts would like to thank everyone for their support on the day ! Believe it or not , … Continue reading

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A big thank you

Virginia O’Keeffe would like to thank everybody who supported her Bushfire fundraiser of Westalee rulers which raised  $2003, with the help of Lesley Warren’s Tupperware sales as well. The ticket was drawn at Sewing Night 20th February. The winner was … Continue reading

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‘Expanse’ quilts on show now

Our ‘Expanse’ quilts are looking great in the City of Perth Library–till the end of March.  You can catch a glimpse at the back right of the photo. The larger than life slide-show which features photos of the ‘Expanse’ landscapes … Continue reading

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Quiltwest 2020

Greetings members, This month we cover the last of the categories for the exhibition. Deciding on the correct category in which to enter your quilts can be confusing sometimes. Some quilts could fit into more than one category. We hope that … Continue reading

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Challenge 2020 – Water

Vital for life, we drink it, swim in it, sail on it, stand under it, take shelter from it, pray for it, or pray for it to stop. How very timely, that this year’s challenge is all about water. Please … Continue reading

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Machine & Sandwiching night!

    Wednesday 4th March 2020 Stirling Adriatic Centre 78 Jones Street, Stirling, Western Australia 7pm to 9:45pm $5 Entry Don’t have the space for sandwiching or batting a quilt?  We have!  Maybe even like-minded people to help! You may … Continue reading

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Lake Grace Artists Group

If you want to try  something different, this is being held at Lake Grace. It is an absolute bargain with a top quality textile artist. WAQA have had a few workshops and also the Stitched & Bound exhibition at Lake … Continue reading

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February Sewing Day -bring your cash

If you live locally, then you are in for a treat.  At sewing day on February 18th , Community Quilts are having a bazaar sale and we have  been getting the fabrics ready for our members to grab a bargain. … Continue reading

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