Category Archives: Sewing Day & Nights

Not an idle hand in sight.

It is great that during the time of shut down so many quilters, gathered up their supplies and made quilts for those in need. These quilts were made in isolation  by the “Great Expectations” group.  Made for teenagers, these quilts … Continue reading

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We’re Back!

It was a cold drizzly night, but lots of warmth at the Stirling Adriatic Centre for Sewing night.  Enjoy the wonderful quilts, that were part of show and tell. As always, no time to get the names of people who … Continue reading

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Spring into Parks banner

Thank you very much to all who have sent in 8” mini-quilts for the banner. There are many stunning contributions. If you are still holding quilts, please give them to Liz Humphreys at July Sewing Day or July CQG, or … Continue reading

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Introducing Susan Sheath

Today we are introducing Susan Sheath.  Susan was born in England and pursued an international career with Shell as a commercial engineer.  This bought her to Australia 25 years ago, where she married an Australian and never left.  As part … Continue reading

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Covid Safe App

Hello everyone and congrats to all in Western Australia as we all seem to be flattening the Covid 19 Curve. In a few weeks time, it is possible that we will have a little bit more freedom in regards to … Continue reading

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Community Quilts Message

Hello Everyone How is everyone going? We hope you are having fun with your sewing machines. I toddled off and did the shop hop last week and the thing I have noticed the most about shop hopping is the ever … Continue reading

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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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Cancelled- March sewing day & night

Hi everyone, we are playing it safe and cancelling March sewing day & night on March 17th & 18th at the Stirling Adriatic Centre in Stirling, Western Australia. Please stay tuned to WAQA fb page, instagram and also our web … 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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A big thank you

Virginia O’Keeffe would like to thank everybody who supported her Bushfire fundraiser of Westalee rulers which raised  $2003, with the help of Lesley Warren’s Tupperware sales as well. The ticket was drawn at Sewing Night 20th February. The winner was … Continue reading

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