Category Archives: Groups

Quilting in a Straight Line

Really, how hard can it be to quilt in a straight line? Well some of you may recall when you first started quilting, that it was quite hard. If you use grey thread on black fabric and stitch in the … Continue reading

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Primarily Patchwork Group on International Women’s Day

What would be a great way for a quilter to celebrate International Women’s Day? How about getting together with other quilters to chat and work on quilts? I spent most of today with a lovely group of women that form … Continue reading

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Community Quilts Busy Bee

The first CQ Busy Bee of the year was held last Sunday at Alexander Park Craft House. Even though it was in the middle of the long weekend, 30 ladies came along to make it a resounding success. There were … Continue reading

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Beginners Group Email Address – Correction

The email address for the Beginners Group was in error when recently posted. The contact for the Beginners group is waqabegs@gmail.com

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Beginner’s Group Quilts

I joined the WAQA beginners’ group last year and just love the group, everyone has been so friendly and helpful as I work on improving my quilting skills. I have been impressed by the work produced by some very new … Continue reading

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Pop-Ups

At last week’s sewing day and night Rosalie Sutton gave a superb pop up demonstration for members. She demonstrated simple and effective ways of finishing the edges of quilts, that she uses when teaching her junior quiltmakers at the Young … Continue reading

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MARCH MOCK JUDGING

Save the date! All members are invited to the Mock Judging When – 28th March 2021 – 9.30am – 3.00pm Where – Alexander Park Craft House  Clyde Rd, Menora, Western Australia Why you may ask.? Participating in a Mock Judging … Continue reading

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Happening in January

JANUARY SEWING DAY and NIGHT  Sewing Day – Tuesday 19th January – Hostess Group – Precious Moments Sewing Night – Wednesday 20 January – Hostess Group – Three Blind Mice. The two shops are Bizzy Bee Patchwork and Ocean Keys … Continue reading

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Cockman House Challenge 2021

2021 marks the inaugural Indian Ocean Craft Triennial – festival of contemporary craft. WAQA members have been invited to exhibit quilts at Wanneroo Gallery and Museum as part of the festival. The theme in 2021 is ‘Curiosity and Ritual of … 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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