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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.

The very entertaining Mrs Martin

Here is the first of the profiles of shops that will be at the Waverley Patchworkers Quilt Show 2018 this coming weekend at Mulgrave Community Centre. I am not sure who enjoys Mrs Martins Quilt Shop more, Karen or her … Continue reading

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May meeting

We may be in the throes of preparing for Quilt Show 2018, but that doesn’t provide an excuse for missing Monday night’s meeting. We are very privileged to have Julie Adamson as our guest speaker. Julie specialises in hand appliqué … Continue reading

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Lots to see at Quilt Show 2018

Have you picked up one of our postcards? They are to be found in all the places quilt lovers are likely to congregate; quilt shops, libraries, sit and sew events. The beautiful quilt that has been the face of our … Continue reading

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Waverley Art Quilters at Quilt Show 2018

As part of Quilt Show 2018 there will be a special display of quilts made by our Art Quilt group showcasing their recent work. Each month has a theme and the art quilters respond to the topic with a piece … Continue reading

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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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