Art Quilts at The Q: 31 May-23 June

May 31, 2018 | Posted in Art quilts, exhibitions | By

Members may be interested in this exhibition, opening today. The Q exhibition space in Queanbeyan is hosting an exhibition of art quilts by Yvonne Line.

Join the artist for refreshments on Saturday 2 June at 11am

Yvonne Line is an International Award Winning Art Quilter who has been exploring the use of textiles in various forms since her mid-teens. Over many years, Yvonne’s focus has been on presenting art work as layered textiles, using remnants and recycled textiles and re-inventing them into a new form.  That which is discarded and seemingly useless, stir her imagination and form her pallet. Yvonne was a founding member of Quilt NSW and is current President of Ozquilt Network Inc. Australia’s premier art quilt organisation and a member of Macarthur Textile Network.
Australia – A Land of Contrasts is an exhibition showcasing Yvonne’s broad wealth of talent and experience working with textiles and portrays her interpretations and narratives of our wide brown land.
Floor talk by the artist every Thurs, Fri & Sat 11am & 2pm during the exhibition

The Q Exhibition Space

The Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre

251 Crawford St Queanbeyan, Phone 6285 6290

Weekdays 10 – 4, Saturdays 10 – 2

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Lions Club of Young Quilt Show – 26 & 27 May 2018

May 19, 2018 | Posted in exhibitions | By

Lions Club of Young Inc. Annual Quilt Show 2018

Saturday 26th May 10 -4.30 pm & Sunday 27st May   10 -4.00pm

Young Town Hall

Boorowa St Young


Entry $5, under 12 free

Details available at contact below

Information: Jenny 0423452595

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Canberra Quilters at Craft Alive: 3-6 May

May 3, 2018 | Posted in exhibitions | By

Canberra Quilters is mounting a display of quilts at Craft Alive. It includes quilts from the special interest groups as well as other memorable quilts from the past.

Craft Alive runs 3-6 May at the Canberra Thoroughbred Park Function Centre, Randwick Road, Mitchell. It is open 9.30am-4pm each day. Admission fees apply. See here for more details.


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Exhibition- Different Directions

November 30, 2017 | Posted in exhibitions | By

Member Carolyn Sullivan is an embroiderer of long standing and is partnering with another quilter/ embroiderer Cathy Jack Coupland to hold an exhibition at Gallery 76 Queen, the premises of the NSW Embroiderers Guild.

Different Directions, stitched artworks by Carolyn Sullivan and Cathy Jack Coupland.

2 December 2017- 25 January 2018

Gallery 76 Queen, 76 Queen Street, Concord West. Weekdays 9am-4pm, weekends 10am-2pm. Closed Public Holidays.

Demonstrations and Meet the Artists 6 January 2018, 10am -2pm

My Way workshops, 11 January 2018. Cathy- Design My Way, 10am-noon; Carolyn – Keeping Journals…Lots of Ways, 1-4pm.

Further information and workshop bookings (02) 9743 2501

By Carolyn Sullivan

By Cathy Jack Coupland


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Bungendore Quilt show & Braidwood Quilt Event – 25 & 26 November

November 22, 2017 | Posted in exhibitions | By

This weekend there are two quilt shows in our region:

Bungendore Quilters are holding their exhibition in the Memorial Hall in Molonglo Street, Bungendore.

Saturday 9am-6pm, Sunday 9am-4pm. Admission- Adults/ children 15 and over – $2.50, Children under 15 free.

Features displays of handmade quilts, patchwork and textiles, including members’ challenge. Sales table providing good quality handmade craft.

Raffle quilt- Cranes in Flight, designed by Sheryl-Ann Schaefer:

Braidwood Quilt Event 2017 comprises a number of events around the town.

The Airing of the Quilts is on Saturday 25th only- quilts hanging in Wallace Street.

The Two Day Indoor Exhibition at the National Theatre in Wallace Street, 25 and 26 November.

There are also the Ryrie Park Markets and fabric for sale at the Braidwood Quilt Shop and Freddies Fabrics in the Anglican Hall in Wilson Street.

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Exhibition: Canberra Grammar School Gallery, 3 Nov -2 Dec

October 30, 2017 | Posted in exhibitions, Member News | By

Member Dianne Firth is part of an exhibition opening this Friday-



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Quilt Show in Young, NSW – 20 & 21 May

May 7, 2017 | Posted in exhibitions | By

Lions Club of Young Inc. Annual Quilt Show 2017

Saturday 20th May 10 -4.30 pm & Sunday 21st May   10 -4.00pm

Young Town Hall

Boorowa St Young

Raffle Quilts (1st & 2nd) $2 a Ticket

Entry $5, under 12 free

Details available at contacts below

Information: Jenny 0423452595 or Carmel 63824498


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Exhibition opening at ‘The Q’

March 15, 2017 | Posted in exhibitions | By

Australia Wide Five
23 March- 15 April 2017 at The Q Performing Arts Exhibition Space in Queanbeyan.

The Q is open:
10am – 4pm Monday-Friday
10am – 2pm Saturday
Closed Sundays and Public Holidays

Australia Wide Five is a juried, touring exhibition showcasing the artwork of Ozquilt Network Members

Opening Night Thursday 23 March, 5:30pm to 7:30pm – all welcome

The Australia Wide exhibition program is designed to:

  • Showcase the talents of our members
  • Introduce members’ quilts to a wider audience
  • Demonstrate the scope and variety of art quilt making
  • Publicise Ozquilt Network Inc.

Australia Wide exhibitions include a range of innovative works, but to suit tour requirements, all works comply with a strict dimension (40cm x 40 cm), and are of sturdy construction.

The Australia Wide exhibition program is a series of biennial members’ exhibitions arranged by OZQN. All members of OZQN are encouraged to enter. Quilts are selected by a jury panel of acknowledged experts.

(Content of post from Ozquilt Network Inc.)

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ACTTAA exhibition: 25 October- 5 November

October 25, 2016 | Posted in exhibitions | By

From one of our fellow textile organisations:

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A Matter of Time opens 28 June

June 22, 2016 | Posted in Art quilts, exhibitions, Member News | By

Members Dianne Firth and Elizabeth Rose a part of this exhibition, curated by another member, Brenda Gael Smith. Opens Tuesday night 28 June at The Q Exhibition Space in Queanbeyan. It continues until 16 July 2016. (M-F:10am to 4pm, Sat:10am- 2pm)


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