Melbourne, australia workshoplinear blocksline into shape workshop. We are a quilting group situated in suburban melbourne, victoria, australia. To save confusion, in december 1980 the quilters association of victoria altered its name thus becoming the australian quilters association. If your group is interested in becoming one of our member groups, please submit a membership form. The australian quilt guilds on this page are displayed alphabetically, first by state of territory and then by meeting location if your guild isnt listed, please do take a minute and add it using the blue add a guild button just below. This site was experiencing significant performance and data quality issues. If you know of a guild member who needs some sunshine or special recognition, please let nancy luse know so she can send a card. Online membership form for payment by credit card only. Welcome to the australian quilters association inc. The melbourne modern quilt guild in victoria, australia. Nine members attended for a stitch and chat and to wish one member a significant happy birthday. When cut in half the interior when polished can contain beautiful colours of. Waverley patchworkers was established in 1981 and is based.
I had quilters approach me at the exhibition wanting to know more. Waverley patchworkers, 2nd viewers choice for holiday waltz. There were, and still are, two meetings a week during school terms. The quilters guild is registered in england and wales as a charity, no. Victorian quilters inc australasian quilt convention is held in victoria during april and is considered to be the premier event for. Quiltnsw has many member groups throughout new south wales including those set out below. Were a quilt guild in victoria, texas, a nonprofit organization. As a member of the patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria, leslie edwards a contemporary quilter has organised a block swap with a patchwork group in africa. Another group called the needlework guild which had started in 1978 changed its name to the patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria. Patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria home facebook. Welcome to the patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria, australia we get together in fellowship to promote and enjoy the art and craft of quilting. For more information please have a look at our website. The web software was unsupported and site data not backedup. They are solid spherical shaped nodules rocks filled with agate gems.
Congratulations di on your challenge entry, in which participants has to use the 3 colours supplied on the paint chips, usually found in hardware shops. Dear quilters guild, thank you for all the postcards and my membership card. After visiting a quilt show she learned that if she wanted to exhibit she needed to be a member, so she joined victorian quilters and set about making a quilt to. Best of australia one of the highlights of the quilting year in australia is the judging of the best of show quilts from around the country to see who will win the national quilt award. Victorian quilters welcome to victorian quilters inc australia.
We are a group of quilters of all skill levels and experience who foster the art of patchwork and quilting from traditional to modern and art quilts. The aim of our organisation is to bring together quilters throughout victoria, promoting the art of patchwork and quilting, while supporting and encouragin. The australian quilters association inc the australian. The quilts will be stunning i know, because they always are. The guild is registered as a charity in scotland no.
Linda steele award winning quilts victoria linda steele. This has always been an easter tradition for me, so ill be heading up there on good friday afternoon with alison. We had some fabulous tutors giving demonstrations at our recent exhibition. Waverly, melbourne, victoria, australia workshop saturday and sunday, september 21 22 lecturemonday, september 23. Waikato patchworkers and quilters guild june 2012 2 the senses challenge i had the idea of a challenge exploring the five senses sight, sound, smell, taste, and touch with fabric. Silverton quilters, broken hill, october 2008 and 2011. Welcome to the patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria. Ive really enjoyed participating in meetings, retreats and workships arranged by my quilt guilds. At the gala dinner at aqc on saturday, april 16, in front of an audience of hundreds of passionate quilters and industry stakeholders, the winner is announced.
These gatherings are hosted by member groups and are a wonderful way for patchworkers and quilters from all over the state to get together and share their love of the craft. E bradenton, fl our next meeting will be on monday, tba doors open at 6. Thank you for the warm friendships, stimulating conversations, and wonderful inspiration especially as these groups all feature a strong, lively charity. Patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria on facebook watch.
Our skills range from beginner to professional, but we all enjoy a good time, and we are good at sharing and helping one another. Guild of victoria, australia uses and protects any information that you provide when using this website the site. Quilters guild of south australia inc meet at burnside community centre on the first thursday of every month except january. Styles ranged from traditional, to contemporary, to artistic. Patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria had an existing website designed and built in 2009.
As i used to work in the area of special needs, i thought why not extend our challenge to make it practical. Our meetings are held at oneco united methodist church 2112 53rd ave. Courtship quilts, inspired by the victorian language of flowers, sheppard. It was an amazing display of patchwork that a group of ladies from the patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria, created for the first african block swap. Australia quilt guilds quilting guilds in oz listed in. Geelong patchwork and quilters guild inc exhibition 2019. One of the class participants is talking about the manatee patchworkers quilt guild. I make modern quilts and home accessories from my studio at the mill in horsham, west sussex. The strathdale quilters in bendigo central vic are holding their biennial exhibition over the easter weekend. Patchworkers and quilters guild was established in 1978 to foster and grow the craft in melbourne, australia. Waverley patchworkers inc, mount waverley, victoria, australia.
Membership form pdf for payment by cheque or credit card. I recently exhibited my quilt resurrection at the victorian quilters showcase exhibition along with a brief story of its making. We aim to develop, encourage and foster the cultivation and evolution of modern quilting through community, education and art. Nsw quilters guild, 4th mixed techniques for naturally crazy. Smqg workshop policy if there are still openings 30 days before the workshop is scheduled, it will be open to the wait list and members of our sister guilds friendship knot quilt guild, manatee patchworkers quilt guild, venice area quilters guild, and south sarasota modern quilt guild to see if a workshop has openings, use the contact page on this website and reference workshop name in. Events patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria. Patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria, ivanhoe, victoria, australia. Over the years the group has grown and we now have a membership of just over 60 strong. Founded in 1982, we are a group of more than 200 men and women who are interested in quilting.
I dropped by sunday afternoon to help out a bit and see the wonderful. Easter quilt show the applique guild of australia inc. Australia quilt guilds quilting guilds in oz listed in alphabetical. Our patterns are somerset designs originals created by coowner karen styles, or licensed reproductions of quilts in the collection of the quilters guild of the.
Quilters guild quilt encounter 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2012. Patchworkers and quilters guild of victoria was live. We have an annual quilt show to raise funds for our community projects. Quiltnsw quilters guild of nsw quilters guild of south australia inc home. We publish a quarterly magazine, vic quilter, which is distributed to all members and sponsors.920 1475 390 758 169 1118 1665 1215 1574 1660 275 456 990 1663 443 67 322 1159 506 1274 316 1483 163 958 1384 907 1241 933 869 1003 898 451 246