Category Archives: Sewing Day & Nights

Biggest Morning Tea/Evening Supper Fundraiser

Last week the Great Expectations quilting group held a Biggest Morning Tea and Biggest Evening Supper at Sewing Day/Sewing Night as a Fundraiser for Breast Cancer Care WA. $1713.60 was raised which was an amazing amount from both events.  The … Continue reading

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Follow ups to Pop-Ups

One of the activities available for members at the Sewing Meetings are Pop-Ups. A pop-up is a short 10-20 minute demonstration by a WAQA member of a technique, product or item to make. Sometimes instructions are provided so members can … Continue reading

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Highlights from Sewing Day and Sewing Night

There was a lot going on at both Sewing Day and Sewing Night this week, so I’ll post separately about some of the activities. It was great to see all the regulars, as well as some members that had not … Continue reading

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Next week is WAQA’s Biggest Morning Tea/Evening Supper

Everyone is welcome to join us next week for: Biggest Morning Tea at Sewing Day on 15 June Biggest Evening Supper at Sewing Night 16 June in support of BreastCare WA. Bring along cash for donations, to purchase plates of … Continue reading

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How to Make a Book Cover

At Sewing Day and Sewing Night, Gwen Parry did a great demonstration of how to make a book cover. The Book Cover will feature at QuiltWest at WAQA’s Make and Take sessions. However, as many quilters requested the instructions on … Continue reading

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May Sewing Day and Sewing Night Success

This week we had another very successful Sewing Day and Sewing Night even with no Shop in attendance. Community Quilts had patterns for sale this time in addition to the books and magazines. The BOM presentation was very well attended … Continue reading

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WAQA’s Biggest Morning Tea/Evening Supper in June

The Great Expectations group are running this fundraiser Biggest Morning Tea at Sewing Day on 15 June Biggest Evening Supper at Sewing Night 16 June in support of BreastCare WA. Everyone can take part in the morning tea or evening … Continue reading

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April – Sewing Day and Sewing Night

Sewing Day and Sewing Night held earlier in the week were both great events with lots of things to do in addition to catching up with friends. So special to have this quilt on display. The ladies at the Community … Continue reading

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April Pop Ups

At our April meetings we were treated to two popups. First Thea Williams and Annette Simper gave a library pop up, focussing on the many Japanese books available in our library. Annette came with plenty of samples she has made … Continue reading

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Easy Sew Squares

The popup at Sewing Day by Phil Thomas was so popular that the room was packed out and I did not get in to take photos. Luckily for me Phil repeated her session at Sewing Night and I was able … Continue reading

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