Category Archives: Groups

Wetlands Series on display at AQC

      These sixteen art quilts, the fourth set by the group, depict aspects of Wetlands on the Swan Coastal Plain; swamps, estuaries and rivers, and native plants and animals. Accompanying text describes what is depicted on the quilts … Continue reading

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Young Sew & Sews

HOLIDAY QUILTING FEST 2019 The 2nd Annual Young Sew ‘N Sews’ Holiday Quilting Fest, which takes place every Monday in January, was a great success.   The four weeks gave an opportunity for the older members of Young Sew ‘N Sews … Continue reading

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Beautiful Beginnings

Phil Thomas runs Beginner classes at Alexander Park craft house in Menora.  The classes are run on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month from 12 noon until 3pm.  Phil’s students are doing so well at the moment, that … Continue reading

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Rajah goes modern

Kerry Moore from the Rajah quilt group, tells me that there are many interpretations of the Rajah quilt and many of the ladies are going very modern with their quilt designs. I think they all look wonderful, and certainly provides … Continue reading

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Double Dose

I have been receiving lots of photos and information from the lovely WAQA members in Perth so without further ado, it is time for another blog post. I apologise in advance for not always having the names of people who … Continue reading

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What is a Rajah quilt?

Do you sometimes hear the names of quilts or quilt blocks and wonder how they got their name?  Kerry Moore who attends the Rajah quilt group, kindly sent me some photos and provided me with some information, about the Rajah … Continue reading

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Small group quilters lend a hand.

Lots of WAQA members belong to smaller groups who stitch at each other’s homes or venues all over Western Australia. One of our small group members is Pippa,  and her group work mostly in the American Civil war quilt patterns … Continue reading

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Exotica Quilt Donation

This week Gwen delivered 13 quilts to Therapy Focus for use in their various clinics .They enthusiastically accepted the quilts as the weight of these quilts are perfect for their Autistic clients or for use as floor rugs as they … Continue reading

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CQG February Meeting

Go to the Contemporary Quilt Group blog to find out what we are up to… https://contemporarywa.wordpress.com/blog/  

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Christmas with the Hexie Club…

The Hexagon and Crazy quilters celebrated Christmas earlier this month at their annual party.  It was significant because there were two past leaders (Kerry and Bev) and two current leaders (Lesley and Jean) plus the group’s librarian (Barbara). Thirty people … Continue reading

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