Monthly Archives: October 2020

FAMILY BOABS…….The Story

Story of Family Boabs          Judith Wilton This quilt was a 4 year journey from idea to completion. When my nephew announced his engagement I offered to make a quilt as their wedding present. I presumed it would be very modern … Continue reading

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FABRIC DESTASH

  Community Quilts Busy Bee and   Delectable Destash Sunday 25th October At Alexander Park Craft House, Clyde Rd, Menora. 11.00 – 2.00 All fabrics sold by weight-please bring your own bag $ CASH SALES ONLY $ An opportunity to … Continue reading

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and … that’s a wrap! Exhibition -Part 3.

A message today from our new WAQA President who says, “What an amazing weekend. Beautiful quilts, fabulous fare, our amazing retail sponsors and so many happy members. This event was supported by an army of volunteers.  Thank you to all!  … Continue reading

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Exhibition Excellence – Part 2

More photos for you to enjoy. Part 3 to follow on Monday. Hope you are enjoying all of these wonderful quilts.

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Exhibition Excellence – Part 1

Wow, what a wonderful weekend and such a joy to see so many beautiful quilts on display.  The exhibition was a lot smaller than then the usual big space of the Convention centre, but this did not detract from them … Continue reading

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No sleep retreat at South Perth

We still have places available at our No Sleep Retreat this Saturday 17th October from 12 noon until 10pm. Retreat will be held at John McGrath Hall, in South Perth. You will need to contact Donna on 0407 888 755 … Continue reading

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Rajah Quilt Revisited

It was a wonderful turn out at the Stirling Adriatic Centre for the WAQA AGM on Wednesday evening. Aside from the changes to the Committee for 2021, we were treated to a wonderful presentation from Kerry Moore about the origins … Continue reading

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COVID QuiltWest Judging Day

Many hands (28 volunteers) make light work. The members of WAQA are the strength of our association.  The years of experience on the judging floor was remarkable.  Having the opportunity to pass their knowledge onto new volunteers created an asset … Continue reading

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Better Late than never

On October 3rd , it was with pleasure that Leone Formatin presented Lana Lefroy with a certificate for most popular 2019 WAQA Challenge Quilt, ‘Kingfisher and Fish’ (Aboriginal names Jurtirirri an Yurda). Lana lives near Sandstone but was in Perth to … Continue reading

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Getting Excited!

Nearly time everyone for our COVID Quilt exhibition.  We are so looking forward to seeing all of your faces on Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th October at the Stirling Adriatic Centre, 78 Jones Street in Stirling, Western Australia. COVID QuiltWest … Continue reading

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