Category Archives: Committee

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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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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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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Covid Quiltwest – Retail Therapy

  Cath Clarke from BizzyBee Patchwork will be at our October Covid exhibition for your retail therapy pleasure.  I asked Cath for a few words about what BizzyBee Patchwork have been up to in 2020. As I move forward I … Continue reading

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Covid Quilt West Exhibition – October

WAQA will be running an exhibition in October, please click on the link to find out more about it and how you can enter- COVID QuiltWest Handbook (amended) The link is also located on our website – click on Exhibitions … Continue reading

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Quiltwest -Update

Dear Members, Many of you have been creating and quilting during this period of isolation and what a fabulous way to share all your beautiful works than by displaying them. We are delighted to inform you that we are re-opening the … Continue reading

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Business as usual

  Most of our sponsors are still open for business, with precautions all in place,   you may not be able to visit, however why not follow them on Facebook or check out their websites? They have some wonderful ideas and … Continue reading

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Quiltwest Postponed

The WAQA Quiltwest committee, have announced that Quiltwest 2020 is now postponed, due to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Please note if you are thinking of entering then please do!!  QuiltWest Entries are still “OPEN” and we will continue to accept … Continue reading

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Quiltwest 2020

Greetings members, This month we cover the last of the categories for the exhibition. Deciding on the correct category in which to enter your quilts can be confusing sometimes. Some quilts could fit into more than one category. We hope that … Continue reading

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Could you be a Quilt Appraiser?

The wonderful Robynne Vallence has been in this voluntary position for the past 8 years and as much as she loves it, she would dearly like to hand over the reigns to someone else. Could you be that person? Please … Continue reading

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