Diary Dates

 

 

 

ART QUILT AUSTRALIA 2017 will be held at the Queen Victoria Art Gallery (Royal Park), Launceston, Tasmania from Saturday 9 September to Sunday 22 October 2017 with an official opening at 6-8pm on Friday 8 September.

 

Essendon Quilters 2017 Quilt-In: “Bags of Fun”
Saturday 23rd September, 10 am – 4 pm
Venue: Masonic Hall, 840 Mt Alexander Rd. Moonee Ponds
Melways: 28 H5 (Cnr. Blair St.)
Guest Speaker: Nicole Mallalieu

For more information contact:
Kerry at quiltin@essendonquilters.org.au
Bookings open on 1st August at www.essendonquilters.org.au

Click on the link for more information: Essendon Quilt In 2017

 

Ps&Qs Exhibition 2017

September 23 @ 10:00 am – September 24 @ 4:00 pm
The Avenue Community Centre, 87 Eley Rd
Blackburn South, Victoria Australia
$5.00 admission
Exhibition Raffle Quilt

Quilt Exhibition 2017 presented by Patchworkers and Quilters Guild of Vic.
An exhibition of traditional, modern and art quilts

Email:info@patchworkersandquilters.com.au

 

Ballaarat Quilters Inc. Biennial Exhibition
St Patrick’s Community Hall
Cnr Dawson and Sturt Sts, Ballarat Central
Saturday November 4th 10-5
Sunday November 5th 10-4
Entry $5.00
Over 100 quilts will be on display, featuring traditional, modern, contemporary and art quilts. There will also be shops, demonstrations, viewer’s choice voting and raffle quilt –  raffle proceeds to the Brown Hill and District Lions Club.

Website:- www.ballaaratquilters.com

 

Cobram Quilter’s Club 10th Biennial Quilt Exhibition

Date: 4 – 5 November 2017

Time: 10am to 4pm Saturday; 10am to 3.30pm Sunday

Venue: Yarroweyah Hall, Murray Valley Highway, Yarroweyah Vic.

Entry: $5.00

Contact: Raynor Thomas 03 5872 2450; Lorinda Freeman 0419 329 388

 

Bluegum Quilters Patchwork Quilts Exhibition

Date: Saturday 11 November 2017 – ONE DAY ONLY

Time: 9.00am to 3.30pm

Venue: St James Church, Cnr Pender & Newcastle Streets, Thornbury

Entrance Fee: $5.00

Buy handmade crafts from our craft stall

Enjoy Devonshire Teas in our cafe

Further enquiries contact Heather: 0414 807 871

 

Australian Quilts in Public Places (AQIPP 2017)

16 November – 21 December 2017

Whitehorse Art Space, Box Hill Town Hall, 1022 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill.

Contact: australianquiltersassociation.com; email aqipp@gmail.com

 

You are invited to the Spring Gathering hosted by Heathcote Quilters Inc. in conjunction with Victorian Quilters Inc.

When: 18th November 2017

 Time: 10.00am to 4.00pm

BYO mug – coffee, tea and morning/afternoon tea provided

BYO lunch or there are several local cafés for lunch.

There are two bakeries, Segafredo’s Bakery & Café and Gaffney’s Bakery & Café, Mitchelton Winery & Café next door, Fetching Treasures, Heathcote House and many more, within a easy walk of our venue.

 Venue: Heathcote RSL Hall, High Street, Heathcote

Map Reference: Melways ref X909 & VicRoads Country Directory ref 45 C-D8, Town Map 276, D6

 Entry: $5.00 for Vic Quilters and visitors

Guest Speakers: Gladys Jackson and Barbara Dellar, members of Strathdale Quilters Inc.

Shops:               The Quilting Patch, Rochester

Gail’s Emporium, Ballarat

Ancienne Creations, Heathcote

Thimble & Thread Quilting, Heathcote

Heathcote Quilters Inc. Trading Table

Further Enquiries: President Christine Smith 03 5433 2321, 0428 617 152 or VP Caroline James 0428 628 482

 

 

Geelong Patchwork & Quilters Guild Quilt Exhibition: Quilts Tell Stories

Date: 24 – 26 November 2017

Time: 10am – 4.30pm

Venue: Deakin University Waterfront Campus

Entry: $10.00

Contact: Lyn: lynetteweeks@gmail.com; www.geelongpatch.org.au

 

BRAIDWOOD QUILT EVENT 2017

25 & 26 November 2017

We are offering multiple opportunities for quilters to be a part of this Event:

  • You can display your work in the famous Airing of the Quilts and have a chance to WIN the Viewers’ Choice Prize of $100
  • You can display and sell your quilts and crafts and materials at the Braidwood Boutique Quilts & Crafts Market at Braidwood Central School
  • You can enter the ‘Indoor Exhibition and Competition” with the opportunity to win one of 3 prizes

We made it easy for quilters to participate: all information and downloads are on our website: http://www.braidwoodquiltevent.org.au/