Life member Margaret Rolfe has let us know about a webinar being held next week- Practical Solutions: Quilt Care and Display . Do you have quilts in your collection and are you at a loss as to what to do with them? You are not alone. Quilts are among the most abundant textiles found in… Continue reading Webinar on quilt care
One of Canberra Quilters sposors is having a sale: Addicted To Fabric Two Day Sale 25% OFF EVERYTHING IN STORE (Excludes workshops and gift certificates; minimum cuts apply) Select range of fabrics at $10 per metre (minimum cut 1 metre and no further discount) Friday 2 December 7am – 7pm Saturday 3 December 9am –… Continue reading Sponsor News – Addicted to Fabric Sale on 2nd & 3rd December
Our workshop coordinator, Valerie Merritt, organized and ran an introductory “Taste of…” workshop on Saturday 1st October, for people who had expressed an interest in Patchwork and Quilting at the Quilt and Craft Fair in August. The workshop covered the basic elements and the women attending had a go at creating a simple block. The success of… Continue reading Beginner’s Taste of Patchwork day
Three of the Canberra Quilters’ Bernina machines are off receiving maintenance. These leaves only one machine available for use. Members will be notified when the full complement is restored.
Canberra Quilters now have for sale a range of greeting cards, including Christmas cards, all featuring members’ quilts. Depending on sales results, the intention is to introduce a range of new gift cards following each exhibition. The current set of greeting cards contains six different cards with images from the 2014 exhibition. A wider range will… Continue reading Canberra Quilters cards for sale
The Canberra Quilters’ Bernina sewing machines came back from their service today and have already been put to use by today’s Friday drop-in.
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 bag, bolt ends and fat quarters. Address: 1 Mault Place, Monash. Entry through side garden… Continue reading Sponsor Fabric Sale – 28 & 29 March
The Canberra Quilters’ Bernina sewing machines have gone for their annual service. A post will made on the blog when they are back.
For those of you interested in EQ7 one of our sponsors is holding a seminar on EQ7 and its many features, in Canberra on 28 March– take a look at http://www.sewingmachinedoctor.com.au/request-a-class-or-workshop/ (Image in banner created by Liz Rose in EQ7)
The Canberra Quilters’ sewing machines were returned this afternoon from servicing. They are all ready for your next session in the room…perhaps QFO on 13 May, or one of the drop-ins?