Monthly Archives: March 2021

Mock Judging 28th March 2021

Wow !!! what a day. It was a good turn out from the WAQA membership. The day was about helping members understand a little about what the judges are looking for in their quilt making journey. Trying to take the … Continue reading

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Five more days to submit your entry for QuiltWest 2021

If you have still not entered QuiltWest, it is not too late. You have until the 31st of March to submit your entries for your quilt to be included in the exhibition. Those words were taken from Jocelyne’s talk on … Continue reading

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Easy Sew Squares

The popup at Sewing Day by Phil Thomas was so popular that the room was packed out and I did not get in to take photos. Luckily for me Phil repeated her session at Sewing Night and I was able … Continue reading

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Quilters Love Green!!

Everywhere you looked there was green at Sewing Day and Sewing Night this week as members took to the theme of St Patricks day with enthusiasm. Members wore green, although I heard some had to raid their friends wardrobe, whilst … Continue reading

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Only 13 days to close of entries

QuiltWest entries close on 31st March 2021. No late entries will be accepted. The exhibition opens on Wednesday 19th May and closes at 4.30pm Sunday 23rd May. NB: Your entries will be rolled over should  QuiltWest be postponed until later … Continue reading

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CURVED FLYING GEESE – a workshop with Jan Rowe March 21

Have you ever wondered how to draft your own flying geese? Do you want them to curve around your project? In this workshop you’ll learn how to personalise the flight path of your geese.  Make them formal or quirky.  Make … Continue reading

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Rajah Quilt Booklet

Feel welcome to download the booklet which presents 20 of the WAQA Rajah Project Quilts. Rajah Quilt Booklet The quilts were displayed at the 2020 AGM, or makers sent in photos afterwards. Comments at the back of the booklet make … Continue reading

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Primarily Patchwork Group on International Women’s Day

What would be a great way for a quilter to celebrate International Women’s Day? How about getting together with other quilters to chat and work on quilts? I spent most of today with a lovely group of women that form … Continue reading

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Quilts by Robynne Vallence – Rescheduled to April 7

There will be a display of 29 quilts by Robynne Vallence at the next WAQA General Meeting on Wednesday, 7 April. Robynne is an accomplished, award-winning quilter and a long term WAQA member. She makes quilts in both traditional and … Continue reading

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Sewing and Sandwiching Night Success

A number of ladies ventured out in the rain on Wednesday to attend the Sewing and Sandwiching Night held at the Stirling Adriatic Centre. WAQA’s newly acquired table tennis table was put to the test and I’m happy to say … Continue reading

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