Evolution, Change, Challenge: A Contemporary Quilt – Congratulations to members

Congratulations to CQ members Wilma Cawley, Dianne Firth, Beth and Trevor Reid, and Brenda Gael Smith, who all had work selected for this exhibition. Evolution, Change, Challenge – A Contemporary Quilt is an exhibition of contemporary quilts exploring the title theme.  There are 28 works from 27 artists. The exhibition runs from 28 August – 8 September… Continue reading Evolution, Change, Challenge: A Contemporary Quilt – Congratulations to members

Quilt show is open & results of judging

The Canberra Quilters Members’ Exhibition is now open, as part of the Craft and Quilt Fair. It runs 6-9 August, 10am until 4.30pm each day at EPIC, Flemington Road, Mitchell ACT. Please come along to check out all the quilts and clothing exhibited, the sales room and also the craft fair. Here are the results… Continue reading Quilt show is open & results of judging

REMINDER: Exhibition Delivery Day – 25 July

This Saturday, 25 July is delivery day for your items entered in the 2015 Members’ Exhibition. They are to be delivered to the CQ room between 9am until 4.30pm. You can also drop off you raffle books and check the roster. Behind the scenes – what happens after delivery? Check, Measure and Tag Your quilt… Continue reading REMINDER: Exhibition Delivery Day – 25 July

Exhibition Flyer

We are well on the way to our annual exhibition, held in conjunction with the Craft and Quilt Fair at EPIC, 6-9 August 2015. Entries have closed and are being processed. Raffle tickets are selling – can you take another book? All the behind-the-scenes prep is going on. Here is something you can help with –… Continue reading Exhibition Flyer

Participants wanted – slow stitching at Belconnen Arts Centre

Participants wanted for a slow stitching project, with installation artist Michele Elliot Belconnen Arts Centre 17th – 21st June The Belconnen Arts Centre is presenting a new project by four artists entitled Slowing Down Time 4. Louise Curham, Michele Elliot, Sue Healey and Jo Law will create a body of work that evolves and accumulates… Continue reading Participants wanted – slow stitching at Belconnen Arts Centre

New Issue of Connecting Threads – out today

The digital version of the June issue of Connecting Threads magazine was released today. If you signed up to receive your Canberra Quilter’s newsletter via email link then it was in your inbox this morning. There is a special section on quilting in Japan, with images and links to interesting sites. Authors are Michelle Law… Continue reading New Issue of Connecting Threads – out today

Australasian Quilt Convention – 16-19 April

Various members have work displayed at the quilt show that is part of the Convention. This includes Rose Lewis with last year’s Best of Show quilt, plus Gemma Jackson, Michelle Law, Bronwyn Hill, Jenny Bowker (quilt in banner of this post)  and Coral Brady. The Anzac quilt made by junior member Ineka Voigt.  Ineka will be… Continue reading Australasian Quilt Convention – 16-19 April