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Contemporary Group WAQA

With permission from Phil Thomas and the contemporary group ladies, I am sharing their latest blog post.  A new year and new beginnings;  if you have thought about joining WAQA and attending one of our groups- perhaps this is the … Continue reading

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Sewing Night

It is always a pleasure to be in the vicinity of Perth and be able to attend Sewing night at the Stirling Adriatic Centre.  I never cease to be amazed by what is on offer.  I witnessed lots of people … Continue reading

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Temperature’s Rising

Carla Smales is on a mission in 2019, and shares the start of her journey here. Thanks Carla for your article and we are looking forward to your updates. Are you a starter or a finisher or both? Have you … Continue reading

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Sale Sale Sale!!

All monies raised go towards purchasing batting for our community quilters who work tirelessly all year to provide those in need with a quilt that they can call their own. Fat Quarters $2.00 each Patchwork fabric $10.00 kilo Assorted fabrics … Continue reading

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Christmas placemats bring pleasure

Once again our community quilters in the lead up to Christmas, were very busy.  A huge selection of beautiful Christmas placemats were made with love and donated. The Christmas placemats this year were delivered to Meals on wheels and Mercy … Continue reading

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Introducing the effervescent Carla!

Today we are introducing you to the WAQA outgoing President and incoming Country Liaison Carla Smales. You can find Carla at many WAQA sewing day and nights, she is instrumental in adding her artistic flair to many of the meetings, … Continue reading

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Curiosity – Our 2018 Challenge theme

At November sewing day and evening, the 2018 Challenge quilts were revealed for the first time. The theme was “Curiosity/A Curiosity” and there were many varied interpretations and styles on show among 24 quilts. Each member present had the opportunity … Continue reading

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Introducing Pat Forster

I have had the privilege recently of meeting Pat, a very interesting person with quilts to match! Pat is the new co-editor of Quilters Quarterly , she lives in Perth and is passionate about quilting. Have you always been creative? … Continue reading

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Lovely way to finish the week

As you know our WAQA community quilters are a great bunch of people- and I publish here with permission, a letter that was sent to Gail Bayly ( WAQA Community quilts Co-Ordinator) earlier this week. Dear Gail, Sincere thanks for … Continue reading

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In the Pink

Thank you for supporting Sewing Day and Sewing night, it was great to see all the pink outfits, enjoy some pink food, loving the pink decorations and having fun with the games that were organised and all for a great … Continue reading

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