Monthly Archives: April 2020

Phil’s Picture Challenge

Phil Thomas has twelve students working at their own pace, who took her up on her idea of having a challenge to work on during quarantine lock down.   You can read about it here:- https://waquilters.com/2020/03/31/up-for-the-challenge/ All of the students … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget

  Anzac Day is one of the most solemn days on Australia’s calendar, with tens of thousands traditionally attending dawn services or marches on April 25th. Due to coronavirus restrictions, Australia’s Anzac Day services have all been called off this … Continue reading

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Isolation 9-patch

Since stay-at-home is the order of the day, I have used the time to play with colour, with blue and turquoise, left-over fabrics, the nine-patch block, and with Judy Campbell’s mantra of ‘value, value , value’ ringing in my mind; … Continue reading

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Covid 19 Creatives

Hello everyone, I trust wherever you are, that you are keeping well.  I do think in Oz, we are definitely one of the luckier nations, when you think about the rising death tolls in many other countries. For many of … Continue reading

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No sleep retreat – Cancelled

A message to our members from Donna Phelps- WAQA Retreat Convenor. Due to the Corona virus, the above retreat has been cancelled,  scheduled dates was June 13th in Manning. Please contact Donna directly here- waqaretreats@gmail.com to obtain your refund. We … Continue reading

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Easter Greetings

From my home to yours, I hope you are all as well as can be.  It will indeed be a very different Easter for all of us and indeed a very different world when we come out on the other … Continue reading

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Expanse Quilts

  Our Expanse quilts were deinstalled from City of Perth Library , just as the library was closing indefinitely because of the virus. The quilt set was scheduled to be exhibited in Katanning Regional Gallery  during May/June, but that has … Continue reading

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What do you do with all that wadding??

Is anyone is need of a child friendly ‘ i-SEW-lation’  project? WAQA  can help! Due to the postponement and changes with QuiltWest 2020,  we now have a surplus of wadding scraps and stuffing . Perfect for making footstools.  I am … Continue reading

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