Category Archives: Covid 19 Virus

Beautiful work on a Saturday morning

Leoné our WAQA President has just put the final stitch into her Green Tea and Sweet Beans quilt, all hand sewn!  Well done Leoné , it looks fantastic.  Pattern designer is Jen Kingwell.   Meg Hutchinson our Shop Hop Co-Coordinator, … Continue reading

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Introducing Carla aka “Granny Maud’s girl”

How are you all going?  How has the Covid 19 virus affected you?  I was stood down from my job at the end of March and the first thought I had was,  ”  Wow, some time at home,  I can … Continue reading

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Covid Safe App

Hello everyone and congrats to all in Western Australia as we all seem to be flattening the Covid 19 Curve. In a few weeks time, it is possible that we will have a little bit more freedom in regards to … Continue reading

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Phil’s Picture Challenge

Phil Thomas has twelve students working at their own pace, who took her up on her idea of having a challenge to work on during quarantine lock down.   You can read about it here:- https://waquilters.com/2020/03/31/up-for-the-challenge/ All of the students … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget

  Anzac Day is one of the most solemn days on Australia’s calendar, with tens of thousands traditionally attending dawn services or marches on April 25th. Due to coronavirus restrictions, Australia’s Anzac Day services have all been called off this … Continue reading

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Isolation 9-patch

Since stay-at-home is the order of the day, I have used the time to play with colour, with blue and turquoise, left-over fabrics, the nine-patch block, and with Judy Campbell’s mantra of ‘value, value , value’ ringing in my mind; … Continue reading

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Covid 19 Creatives

Hello everyone, I trust wherever you are, that you are keeping well.  I do think in Oz, we are definitely one of the luckier nations, when you think about the rising death tolls in many other countries. For many of … Continue reading

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No sleep retreat – Cancelled

A message to our members from Donna Phelps- WAQA Retreat Convenor. Due to the Corona virus, the above retreat has been cancelled,  scheduled dates was June 13th in Manning. Please contact Donna directly here- waqaretreats@gmail.com to obtain your refund. We … Continue reading

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Easter Greetings

From my home to yours, I hope you are all as well as can be.  It will indeed be a very different Easter for all of us and indeed a very different world when we come out on the other … Continue reading

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Expanse Quilts

  Our Expanse quilts were deinstalled from City of Perth Library , just as the library was closing indefinitely because of the virus. The quilt set was scheduled to be exhibited in Katanning Regional Gallery  during May/June, but that has … Continue reading

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