Monthly Archives: November 2020

Busy busy bees

Community Quilts had their final Busy Bee for the year last Sunday.  19 wonderful women turned up to help sort fabric, piece blocks, design quilt tops, make bindings, iron fabric, cut backing, pin quilts, and other tasks in the aid … Continue reading

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Introducing Helen Dalgleish

I have been fortunate enough to see many different quilts and styles of quilts, since I moved to Perth. It has also been a joy to meet the makers.  I have seen a few of Helen’s quilts in the last … Continue reading

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Lots of Inspiration

Thank you to Tiiu, WAQA member who took all of these photos. The quilts are beautiful and were shown at Sewing day. As always, if your quilt is shown here and you would love our blog readers to know who … Continue reading

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Lyrical Stitch

This fabulous exhibition features the wonderful work of Marjorie Coleman with over 100 quilts on display. Now in her 90th year the solo exhibition spans five decades and celebrates the creative life of Majorie. The exhibition finishes on Saturday November … Continue reading

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Cockman House – you are invited

Take this opportunity to visit the historic Cockman House and gather inspiration for the 2021 WAQA Quilt Challenge. Bring your camera, sketchbook and picnic and enjoy the morning in the picturesque house and gardens. Please note no refreshments are available … Continue reading

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Introducing Lesley Warren

Lesley has a cheery disposition and every time I see her at meetings or events, she is always  busy lending a helping hand.  It is wonderful to have people like Lesley within our Association for whom no job is too … Continue reading

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Cockman House Challenge 2021

2021 marks the inaugural Indian Ocean Craft Triennial – festival of contemporary craft. WAQA members have been invited to exhibit quilts at Wanneroo Gallery and Museum as part of the festival. The theme in 2021 is ‘Curiosity and Ritual of … Continue reading

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Sewing Day.. the more the merrier

NO Ticket Required for November Sewing Day The attendance numbers for the last 2 Sewing Days has reached the maximum of 150 allowed under the SAC COVID Plan.  For November WAQA has hired the dining area as well as the hall, … Continue reading

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