Canberra Quilters Inc.


Canberra Quilters Inc is the oldest patchwork group in Australia. Founded in 1976 by Margaret Rolfe, it began life as ‘The Patchwork Group’. This fledgling group, which met in members’ homes, has grown steadily and now enjoys a membership of several hundred and its own premises at Cook Community Hub.

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Lucy Boston Group starting up

A group of members are interested in making Lucy Boston quilts and are planning to get together at the drop-in on the 4th Wednesday afternoon, 1-4pm, starting on 27 May. If you are interested perhaps you would like to join

96- Flying Colours: Eclectus Parrots- An Eclectic Pair, Brenda Gael Smith

Call for entries: A matter of time – exploring the 4th dimension

Canberra Quilters’ member Brenda Gael Smith has issued a call for entries for an exhibition she is curating. This will be the 4th exhibition that she has curated – Beneath the Southern Sky (2012/2013) and Living Colour! (2014/2015) have a similar


ROWmakers round 3

At the round 3 reveal meeting of the ROWmakers design group on 13 May, there were many blocks revealed. This year most people are making blocks (of various sizes), with one person making cushions and another bags. There are also various