Category Archives: challenge

Up for the challenge?

Please contact Phil on her email below, if you have any questions and if you are interested in participating, sounds like fun!! During these strange times of quilting quarantine we are all trying to keep ourselves occupied. Luckily we quilters … 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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Contemporary Challenge

Today I am sharing some words and pictures provided by Helen O’Hara of our WAQA Contemporary quilt group.  Thanks Helen. It was great fun participating in this challenge and I enjoyed being taken out of my comfort zone.  All participants … Continue reading

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Challenge Quilt wrap up

At November sewing day and evening, the 2018 Challenge quilts were revealed for the first time. The theme was “Curiosity/A Curiosity” and there were many varied interpretations and styles on show among 24 quilts. Each member present had the opportunity … Continue reading

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Meet a quilter – Sue Mobilia

If you think this quilter’s name rings a bell, you are right!  Sue was our second place winner for the 2017 challenge quilt with her small quilt, “Don’t count your chickens before they’re hatched. ( pictured below). Via the wonderful … Continue reading

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2017… for some a wonderful challenge!

One of the privileges of WAQA membership is free entry into the annual Challenge. At the beginning of each new year, the Challenge Theme for the year is announced.  The deadline to complete your quilt is the end of October … Continue reading

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Winner of the Ruby Challenge 2016

The announcement of the Ruby Challenge Members’ Choice voting was intended to be made at the Christmas party but was not possible due to the Challenge Convenor mixing up the date.  Here are the results… Congratulations to the winner of … Continue reading

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