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.
Canberra Quilters Inc. offers a wide range of services for it’s members, these include but are not limited to; Monthly Guild Meetings Workshops and training opportunities Special interest groups Annual Members quilt retreat If you would like to know more
Canberra Quilters conduct several meetings throughout the month. These are generally held on a regular schedule but do check the calendar for any variations which may occur from time to time due to Exhibition demands, public holidays and maintenance. Evening
Canberra Quilters has a wide and varied membership body and encourages new members of all generations, interest areas and levels of experience. Membership offers many benefits, including access to our extensive library, use of the room and equipment at our
The evening meeting will be held this Thursday, 7 May, 7pm for a 7.30pm start, in the Cook Community Hub Hall. Member Liz Rose will speak briefly about Mystery Quilts. Members are encouraged to bring quilts & quilt tops they have made
The Lisa Walton talk on Friday 29 May 2015 and the Fantastic Fusion workshop on 30-31 May 2015 have been cancelled due to insufficient people booked to attend the events. The Workshop Coordinator will arrange a refund for any payments
Each year Canberra Quilters Inc has a raffle that is drawn at the end of the exhibition (6-9 August 2015). Any money made from the raffle contributes to the running of the group, including buying supplies for Quilts for Others.