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Quiltwest Postponed

The WAQA Quiltwest committee, have announced that Quiltwest 2020 is now postponed, due to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Please note if you are thinking of entering then please do!!  QuiltWest Entries are still “OPEN” and we will continue to accept … Continue reading

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I Spy a WA Quilter

It is always a thrill when I look through quilting blogs, Facebook, instagram and quilting magazines and see lots of gorgeous quilts.  I am even more excited when I see it is the work of a Western Australian quilter.  Well … 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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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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Young Sew ‘N’ Sews Summer retreat

Rosalie and Sandy are a very formidable team,  and enjoy teaching youngsters all aspects of  sewing and quilting. Every Thursday in January they held sessions in the function room at the Ceresa River Apartments in Rivervale. These sessions were thoroughly … 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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Sensory Quilts required

Words by Gwen Parry.  If you can assist in any way please contact Gwen, as per details below.  Or catch up with Gwen at sewing day/night in September, October or November if you have a quilt to donate or require … Continue reading

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