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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Basic Dyeing workshop…look what you missed!

Here are some images from today’s Basic Dyeing workshop with Mary Kennedy, held at Strathnairn Arts Centre at Holt, ACT.      


Sponsor Fabric Sale – 28 & 29 March

One of Canberra Quilters’ sponsors, Robyn of Fabric at the Right Price, is having a sale this weekend. Dozens of bolts at $10 and $12 per metre. 10% off regular priced fabric if more than $50 is spent. Also scrap

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

Last minute place in Basic Dyeing workshop – tomorrow 28 March

A place has become available at the last minute in the Basic Dyeing Workshop tomorrow at Strathnairn, from 10am until 3pm. More information is available here. Cost is $85, which includes a kit fee of $40 – kit includes shared