Category Archives: Community Quilts

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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Thank-you..

A thank-you from one of Community Quilt’s recipients, Steve Humphreys, who wanted to share this… “I would like to say many thanks and much respect to you all. I am the lucky recipient of one of your fantastic quilts, one … Continue reading

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Community Quilts Update

Here is a photo of Bethesda Hospital CEO Yasmin Naglazaz drawing the winning ticket in the recent quilt raffle they ran. Also in the photo is Catherine one of the Palliative Care volunteers who helped sell the raffle tickets. The … Continue reading

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Patterns Galore!

In our 40th Anniversary year, Community Quilts has published over 40 patterns for ‘Block of the Month’ and the CQ Bees! To download any of these patterns click here

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Our Birthday Week…

August sewing day and night were awash with ruby red outfits this week when we met to celebrate WAQA’s 40th Ruby Anniversary. Our main event, the Anniversary Dinner, will be this Saturday night… Otherwise it was business as usual, with … Continue reading

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