Category Archives: Exhibitions

WAQA Members’ Quilts in Art Quilt Australia

Art Quilt Australia, including Expressions: the Wool Quilt Prize, is a biennial juried exhibition open to textile artists resident in Australia and New Zealand. WAQA members Lana Lefroy and Pat Forster are pleased to have had quilts accepted for Art … Continue reading

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QuiltWest New Dates July 14th – 18th

Please read the following notice to find out how it will affect you QuiltWest has been postponed to July 14th – 18th following the recent lockdown in WA. Purple Tickets sold for the 2021 May Exhibition will be honoured. Expertise Events … Continue reading

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General Meeting 2 June – Anniversary Quilts

General Meeting 2 June 2021, 7pmStirling Adriatic Centre78 Jones Street, Stirling WAQA has 3 General Meetings a year.  The format is a short update from the Management Committee followed by a quilt related presentation. Our second General Meeting for 2021 will … Continue reading

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QuiltWest 2021 postponed until July 14 – 18

For those that did not receive the QNews earlier today, please read the following: At 1pm today President Lesley was asked by Expertise Events to announce the postponement of the Craft and Quilt Fair due to COVID restrictions.  At this … Continue reading

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Rajah Quilt Booklet

Feel welcome to download the booklet which presents 20 of the WAQA Rajah Project Quilts. Rajah Quilt Booklet The quilts were displayed at the 2020 AGM, or makers sent in photos afterwards. Comments at the back of the booklet make … 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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Quiltwest 2021

Thank you to Shelia Pye for passing on this information. If you are planning on making and entering a quilt in next year’s exhibition, you will certainly need to have all the relevant information, which can be obtained below. The … Continue reading

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Introducing Helen Dalgleish

I have been fortunate enough to see many different quilts and styles of quilts, since I moved to Perth. It has also been a joy to meet the makers.  I have seen a few of Helen’s quilts in the last … Continue reading

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Lyrical Stitch

This fabulous exhibition features the wonderful work of Marjorie Coleman with over 100 quilts on display. Now in her 90th year the solo exhibition spans five decades and celebrates the creative life of Majorie. The exhibition finishes on Saturday November … Continue reading

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Cockman House – you are invited

Take this opportunity to visit the historic Cockman House and gather inspiration for the 2021 WAQA Quilt Challenge. Bring your camera, sketchbook and picnic and enjoy the morning in the picturesque house and gardens. Please note no refreshments are available … Continue reading

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