Category Archives: Community Quilts

Double Dose

I have been receiving lots of photos and information from the lovely WAQA members in Perth so without further ado, it is time for another blog post. I apologise in advance for not always having the names of people who … Continue reading

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Small group quilters lend a hand.

Lots of WAQA members belong to smaller groups who stitch at each other’s homes or venues all over Western Australia. One of our small group members is Pippa,  and her group work mostly in the American Civil war quilt patterns … Continue reading

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Community Quilts- BOM

If you were fortunate enough to attend WAQA January sewing day and night, you may have seen a beautiful array of blocks and quilts. Block of the Month first began in 2013.  Each month a block is demonstrated at Sewing … Continue reading

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Placemats bring some Christmas cheer!

Gail Bayly, our Community quilts Co-Ordinator,  along with other members of WAQA had a very busy year, making and giving generously, to those less fortunate in our community. Each year WAQA members sew Christmas placemats.  These placemats are distributed to … Continue reading

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Motor Neuron Disease Raffle

The winner of the Motor Neuron Disease raffle was announced last week. “Our first prize quilt raffle winner came in today.  She was thrilled to receive the much loved quilt that our fabulous volunteer Margaret started over 20 years ago, … Continue reading

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Knicker Blocks of the Month

CQ Cathy handed over six wall hangings to Kath Mazella of Gyn Awareness last week, using the Knickers Blocks made by WAQA members. These were certainly fun to make!

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Cushy Number

If you wondered why CQ Cathy needed masses of wadding scraps recently, here she is dropping off the 6 floor cushions her team made (to be used in a teenage treatment area) to Megan at Therapy Focus. Cathy also delivered  … Continue reading

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