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About Waverley

Waverley Patchworkers Inc is a group of about 300 patchwork and quilting enthusiasts located in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. We meet regularly to share our passion for all things textile.

Quilt Show 2018 is nearly here

The first weekend in June, at the Mulgrave Community Centre. Mark it on your calendar now. There will be over 100 quilts on display. Every style and technique you can imagine. From bright and bold stunners from beginner quilters, to … Continue reading

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Workshop Vacancy

Waverley Patchworkers workshop with Katrina Hadjimichael has a couple of vacancies. Two days of paper piecing and appliqué with this popular NSW teacher on 28th and 29th June. Held at Bellfield House in Glen Waverley. Cost for non Waverley members … Continue reading

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Sue de Vanny workshop

Last year Sue de Vanny was guest speaker at our May Monthly Meeting and she has returned to Waverley to run a two day workshop using her fabric collage technique. Over the weekend students worked on a project using Sue’s … Continue reading

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March Meeting

Remember we will be at the temporary venue, Glen Waverley Community Centre, 700 Waverley Road Glen Waverley, for the meeting on Monday March 26.  Guest Speaker is Jan Frazer who will be talking on Colour by Design. Jan is an … Continue reading

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Monthly meeting temporary venue change

While Mount Waverley Community Centre is being renovated, Waverley Patchworkers will meet at the Glen Waverley Community Centre, 700 Waverley Road Glen Waverley. It is near the corner of Waverley Rd and Springvale Rd. As usual doors will open at … Continue reading

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Quilt Show 2018 Raffle Quilt

Raffle tickets are now on sale for the beautiful quilt created especially for our show. Proceeds go to the Waverley Benevolent Society. Tickets are $2 each, contact a Waverley Patchworkers member or buy your tickets at  Quilt Show 2018, 2 … Continue reading

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February meeting and Show and Tell

What an amazing presentation by Leslie Edwards. She broke all records for quilts to show but each one had a purpose. She demonstrated how patterns can change depending on the fabrics used and how a very simple idea can become … Continue reading

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Coming up in February

The guest speaker at our next meeting, on Monday February 26, is Leslie Edwards of Quilting Fabrications. Leslie was born in California and following her major in African History travelled to that continent. There she was blown away with the … Continue reading

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January Meeting

Our Sit and Sew meeting in January is always a good start to the year. Plenty of time to catch up on all the holiday news and to admire new projects or cheer on those who making progress on their … Continue reading

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Birds of a Feather Flock Together

The dates, venue and theme for our 2018 Quilt Show has been announced. A few changes have been made, so make sure you make a note on your calendar and in your diary. The Birds of a Feather Quilt Show … Continue reading

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