Category Archives: WAQA Quilters

Quilts Distributed to Families affected by Wooloroo Fire

On Saturday morning the quilts collected as part of the Wooloroo Fire Relief Quilt Drive were put on public display. Quite a few people ventured to Gidgegannup to view the wonderful quilts, although not all were able to be shown, … Continue reading

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Quilting While Wearing Masks

The requirement to wear masks indoors did not stop all quilters from attending their group meetings this week. The numbers at the Beginners Group were slightly down this week, but that gave more time for individual attention from Phil, which … Continue reading

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General Meeting 2 June – Anniversary Quilts

General Meeting 2 June 2021, 7pmStirling Adriatic Centre78 Jones Street, Stirling WAQA has 3 General Meetings a year.  The format is a short update from the Management Committee followed by a quilt related presentation. Our second General Meeting for 2021 will … Continue reading

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April Pop Ups

At our April meetings we were treated to two popups. First Thea Williams and Annette Simper gave a library pop up, focussing on the many Japanese books available in our library. Annette came with plenty of samples she has made … Continue reading

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Quilting in a Straight Line

Really, how hard can it be to quilt in a straight line? Well some of you may recall when you first started quilting, that it was quite hard. If you use grey thread on black fabric and stitch in the … Continue reading

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WAQA General Meeting New Life Member Inducted – Robynne Vallence

The General Meeting held last Wednesday at Stirling Adriatic Centre was very well attended. Plenty of members and visitors took the opportunity to view the stunning quilts by Robynne Vallence that were on display, before the official proceedings started. Photos … Continue reading

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General Meeting 7 April 7pm featuring Quilts by Robynne Vallence

Time: Doors open at 7pm for quilt viewing with proceedings starting at 7.30pm. Venue: Stirling Adriatic Centre, 78 Jones St, Stirling Cost: WAQA members free entry, guests gold coin donation. There will be a display of 29 quilts by Robynne … Continue reading

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Easy Sew Squares

The popup at Sewing Day by Phil Thomas was so popular that the room was packed out and I did not get in to take photos. Luckily for me Phil repeated her session at Sewing Night and I was able … Continue reading

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Primarily Patchwork Group on International Women’s Day

What would be a great way for a quilter to celebrate International Women’s Day? How about getting together with other quilters to chat and work on quilts? I spent most of today with a lovely group of women that form … Continue reading

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Quilts by Robynne Vallence – Rescheduled to April 7

There will be a display of 29 quilts by Robynne Vallence at the next WAQA General Meeting on Wednesday, 7 April. Robynne is an accomplished, award-winning quilter and a long term WAQA member. She makes quilts in both traditional and … Continue reading

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