Category Archives: Covid 19 Virus

Christmas Wrap Up

Our last post for 2020, thank you for following our WAQA blog and our social media pages, we are finishing the year with a wonderful post from Cathy Gregg, our Outreach Co-Ordinator. Well done to Cathy and our Community quilts … Continue reading

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Covid Quiltwest Wrap Up

Thank you to Pat Forster for the following file. You will remember I posted my own photos of the Covid Quiltwest exhibition held in October. However, you can now click on the following link, which will take you to our … Continue reading

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Sewing Day.. the more the merrier

NO Ticket Required for November Sewing Day The attendance numbers for the last 2 Sewing Days has reached the maximum of 150 allowed under the SAC COVID Plan.  For November WAQA has hired the dining area as well as the hall, … Continue reading

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FAMILY BOABS…….The Story

Story of Family Boabs          Judith Wilton This quilt was a 4 year journey from idea to completion. When my nephew announced his engagement I offered to make a quilt as their wedding present. I presumed it would be very modern … Continue reading

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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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Exhibition Excellence – Part 2

More photos for you to enjoy. Part 3 to follow on Monday. Hope you are enjoying all of these wonderful quilts.

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Exhibition Excellence – Part 1

Wow, what a wonderful weekend and such a joy to see so many beautiful quilts on display.  The exhibition was a lot smaller than then the usual big space of the Convention centre, but this did not detract from them … 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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COVID QuiltWest Judging Day

Many hands (28 volunteers) make light work. The members of WAQA are the strength of our association.  The years of experience on the judging floor was remarkable.  Having the opportunity to pass their knowledge onto new volunteers created an asset … Continue reading

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Better Late than never

On October 3rd , it was with pleasure that Leone Formatin presented Lana Lefroy with a certificate for most popular 2019 WAQA Challenge Quilt, ‘Kingfisher and Fish’ (Aboriginal names Jurtirirri an Yurda). Lana lives near Sandstone but was in Perth to … Continue reading

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