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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.

Misty Woodland Free Trunk Show

In conjunction with the two day workshop, Charlotte will be giving a short trunk show at 1.00 on Thursday 16 May. Even if you can’t commit to the two days, don’t miss this chance to see her amazing work. Free … Continue reading

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Free Motion Quilting with Robyn Cuthbertson

The first workshop for 2024 is filling fast. Don’t miss this great opportunity to explore free motion quilting with amazing quilter Robyn Cuthbertson. Using a hexagon-based sampler try simple or complex designs. Saturday March 23. Full details on the Workshops … Continue reading

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2024 Meetings

The first Monday evening Sit and Sew for 2024 will be on 26 February. Please note the 22 January meeting is CANCELLED do to hall limitations. The Summer Picnic is on Monday 5 February at Jells Park from 10.30 to … Continue reading

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Latest Workshop

Tall Poppy Wall Hanging with Tara Glastonbury Tara Glastonbury is a modern quilt artist, designer and curator known for her bold use of colour, exaggerated scale, strong geometry and a preference for using recycled textiles. Her work is divided between … Continue reading

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Winter Warmer

Join us for a day of sitting and sewing, friendship, shops, quilts and a silent raffle. Saturday 22 July 202310 am to 4 pm Speaker – Jo Grant from These Clever Hands known for her coordinated, colourful and convenient curated … Continue reading

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Workshops in 2023

Head on over to our Workshops page to see what is on offer this year. If you had planned to take the Bag Making workshop in March, we have had to change the dates. New dates are March 11 and … Continue reading

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Monthly meetings in 2023

A few changes to our meeting format will start from February. The hall will be open from 7.00 pm for a Sit and Sew style gathering. A speaker if there is one will be at 8.00 pm. Instead of a … Continue reading

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Early workshop alert

Get yourself organised in the New Year. We are running a terrific bag making workshop in March 2023. Check out the details on the Workshops page.

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Rachel Daisy

What a delight to have the very colourful Rachel Daisy speak at out September meeting. This was after a well attended workshop on the weekend where members constructed blocks for their own version of Grow Free, Wildflowers. After just two … Continue reading

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Waverley Patchworkers at Showcase 2022

Members of our group entered many quilts in this event which was held in real life after delays and a virtual showcase last year. Waverley Patchworkers also provided support in the form of sponsorship of major awards including Excellence in … Continue reading

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