Category Archives: Upcoming Events

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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Machine & Sandwiching Night

What a great night we had.  What an amazing array of quilts!   Seven quilts sandwich and so much learnt from each other.  One very large Liberty pieced quilt was hand basted for hand quilting, a learning experience for many … Continue reading

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No sleep retreat- save the date!

A no sleep retreat will be held from 10am – 10pm on 13th June at Manning Community Hall., situated at Manning Community Hall, 2 Conochie Crescent in Manning. The venue is well lit and plenty of space for parking.  A … Continue reading

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I Spy a WA Quilter

It is always a thrill when I look through quilting blogs, Facebook, instagram and quilting magazines and see lots of gorgeous quilts.  I am even more excited when I see it is the work of a Western Australian quilter.  Well … Continue reading

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‘Expanse’ quilts on show now

Our ‘Expanse’ quilts are looking great in the City of Perth Library–till the end of March.  You can catch a glimpse at the back right of the photo. The larger than life slide-show which features photos of the ‘Expanse’ landscapes … Continue reading

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Quiltwest 2020

Greetings members, This month we cover the last of the categories for the exhibition. Deciding on the correct category in which to enter your quilts can be confusing sometimes. Some quilts could fit into more than one category. We hope that … Continue reading

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Machine & Sandwiching night!

    Wednesday 4th March 2020 Stirling Adriatic Centre 78 Jones Street, Stirling, Western Australia 7pm to 9:45pm $5 Entry Don’t have the space for sandwiching or batting a quilt?  We have!  Maybe even like-minded people to help! You may … Continue reading

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Lake Grace Artists Group

If you want to try  something different, this is being held at Lake Grace. It is an absolute bargain with a top quality textile artist. WAQA have had a few workshops and also the Stitched & Bound exhibition at Lake … Continue reading

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February Sewing Day -bring your cash

If you live locally, then you are in for a treat.  At sewing day on February 18th , Community Quilts are having a bazaar sale and we have  been getting the fabrics ready for our members to grab a bargain. … Continue reading

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