Category Archives: Upcoming Events

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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July Workshop – No Maths Sampler

With APCH re opening on the 1st July we can now hold workshops again. Our first one will be Sunday the 19th July with Philippa Thomas. The class will run from 9.30am to 4pm at a cost of $55.00 for … Continue reading

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Quiltwest -Update

Dear Members, Many of you have been creating and quilting during this period of isolation and what a fabulous way to share all your beautiful works than by displaying them. We are delighted to inform you that we are re-opening the … Continue reading

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Expanse Quilts

  Our Expanse quilts were deinstalled from City of Perth Library , just as the library was closing indefinitely because of the virus. The quilt set was scheduled to be exhibited in Katanning Regional Gallery  during May/June, but that has … 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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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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