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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First Wednesday drop-in- 5 October- special demo

At the first Wednesday drop-in on 5 October, member Jakki Cashman will be demonstrating quilting on a domestic machine using Westalee rulers. Jakki has previous demonstrated this at an evening drop-in and was asked for a repeat at one of


Get a taste of patchwork – 1 October

We are running a beginners workshop on Saturday 1st October for anyone who would like to find out a bit about quilting before committing to a 6 week beginners course. We need a few more people to make the programme


Report on Jenny Bowker workshop

Workshop co-ordinator Valerie has provided the following information about the Kaleidoscope workshop held 17-18 September. We were lucky enough to have Jenny Bowker run a two day workshop on designing and making a Kaleidoscope Quilt.  Jenny has a unique way of