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Introducing Kerry Moore

  Today we are introducing you to Kerry Moore who lives in a southern suburb of Perth just 15 minutes from Perth CBD. Kerry has won a few awards at Quiltwest, in the Perth Royal Show and also the Canning … Continue reading

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Bazaar thank you from Gail

COMMUNITY QUILTS with Gail The bazaar and associated sales in September were very successful events for Community Quilts.   $2500 was raised from the pre-bazaar lockup sale, sale of Suffolk Puff quilt, raffle of Carla’s 30th quilt and sales on sewing … Continue reading

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Introducing Jan Rowe

Jan and her husband live in Karrinyup,  in the house they built more than 40 years ago. From the plans, the fourth bedroom was always designated as “Mum’s Room.” Over the years it has always been an area of creativity … Continue reading

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Beautiful Boddington

  WAQA responded to a plea from the Boddington Field Day organisers for QUILTS to fill the large hall they now use—last year the field day was washed out.  WAQA Quotation Challenge Quilts and Contemporary Quilt Group map quilts helped … Continue reading

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Questions with Quilters- a new series

 “Questions with a Quilter” will showcase our wonderful stable of WAQA accredited teachers over the next few months.  I hope you enjoy reading these posts. I know from the blog comments, that many of our followers love reading about other … Continue reading

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Bazaar Bargains

September is bazaar month at WAQA.  It’s a time when members bring out their treasures and craft to share and sell.  For Community Quilts it signals the main fundraiser of the year.  Donated fabrics not suited to quilt making ($5 … Continue reading

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Community quilts- thank you

Gail Bayly, our community quilts Co-Ordinator, received a lovely letter last week, and I share it here, so you can all give yourselves a big pat on the back.  Continue the good work and remember on our website we have … Continue reading

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Poppy news update

I have quite a few queries from readers of our blog post, regarding the Poppy post, a lot of readers wanted to know more about who had made them, and how did they go about attending the workshops to help … Continue reading

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Poppy Workshop

Thank you to Liz Humpreys,  for providing us with the following information.  If you are one of the many people out there,  who crocheted or knitted popppies, we now need to work together and put everything together. Liz has received … Continue reading

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Yarning time

On the morning of August 8 it was yarning time,  for Stella King, Liz Humphreys, Roberta Chantler, Meg Cowey, Pat Forster and five Noongar Elders. The occasion was hosted by the City of Perth, and several City of Perth employees … Continue reading

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