Category Archives: Community Quilts

Community Quilts Message

Hello Everyone How is everyone going? We hope you are having fun with your sewing machines. I toddled off and did the shop hop last week and the thing I have noticed the most about shop hopping is the ever … Continue reading

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Community Quilts Busy Bee

Community Quilts had the first busy bee for 2020 and what a day ! 28 ladies came along to donate their time and expertise to make quilts for the cause! We had a wonderful day, got so much done, getting … Continue reading

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Thanks from Community Quilters

Congratulations Sue Bathols ! She won the Community quilt raffle held on February sewing  day & Sewing night! She loves it. Community Quilts would like to thank everyone for their support on the day ! Believe it or not , … Continue reading

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February Sewing Day -bring your cash

If you live locally, then you are in for a treat.  At sewing day on February 18th , Community Quilts are having a bazaar sale and we have  been getting the fabrics ready for our members to grab a bargain. … Continue reading

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Upskilling Fun

Our Quilts skills day was a huge success with everyone attending having lots of fun , we learnt a lot, tried new things, gained some confidence in “having a go”, laughed a lot and chatted more.   Big thanks to Cathy, … Continue reading

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Pink Owls

Like most quilters, from time to time I am on either end of the give-and-receive fabric pass-on phenomenon.   This time I received:  a set of triangles planned to create bunting. An informed guess, since three flags were already sewn, … Continue reading

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Block of the month

At sewing night , Pauline did a presentation of Community quilts block of the month. The blocks are due back on February Sewing Day and Night. The Blocks will be sewn together at the Community Quilts Busy Bee Day which will … Continue reading

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Quilting Skills Day

Community Quilts quilting skills day with Jan Fossard…. quilter extraordinaire! Jan will offer simple ideas to lift your quilting to the next level! Her tips for success will include: All over quilting – use your shapes. Choose your texture – what … Continue reading

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AGM & Angela Walters = Awesome

What a fantastic turn out on Wednesday night for our AGM.  Nearly all positions have been filled, with the exception of a few and I am sure our President Leone will keep us all updated.  So it’s a big thanks … Continue reading

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A big heartfelt thank you from Gail!

WAQA Community Quilts is a large group of committed volunteers who provide their expertise, fabrics and skills to the making quilts as gift for community members suffering chronic illnesses or one of many  the many life challenges we face..  Quilts … Continue reading

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