Category Archives: Activities

A visit from Grace Errea

Members of Waverley Patchworkers have the opportunity to learn from an international tutor every second year thanks to the June Lyons Scholarship Fund. June was a founding member of Waverley and proceeds from the sale of her fabrics were donated … Continue reading

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A wonderful weekend away

Perfect weather and a perfect location made for another very successful retreat.  Quilting tasks were tackled with great gusto by some or in a more leisurely fashion by others. Saturday evening is the time for dressing up and this year’s … Continue reading

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What goes on, on Retreat …

So you are thinking about coming away with Waverley Patchworkers this year, but you haven’t been on a camp since high school. You have visions of sleeping under canvas, taking the zip line to breakfast and less than civilised bathroom … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland Quilt In

   Over 100 members and visitors enjoyed a cosy Winter Wonderland at the Mulgrave Community Centre. After a foggy start to the day, the sun came out and streamed in through the large windows. Coats and scarves were shed and the … Continue reading

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Waverley Art Quilters Summer Challenge

At the end of 2016 members of the Art Quilters were given a brown paper bag. Inside were the instructions to make anything using the enclosed fabric and the idea of focal point.  For many the first reaction on seeing … Continue reading

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Visitor to the Appliqué Special Interest Group

Waverley’s Applique SIG meets once a month and in August we were very fortunate to have Veronique Diligent of Wattlebird Designs visit us. Veronique started quilting about 10 years ago and has developed a passion for needle turn appliqué. She … Continue reading

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Art Quilters on display

Recent works by the Art Quilters group will form a special display at the Waverley Quilt Show this weekend. The group meets once a month to discuss a particular artist they have all researched or a design technique. This then leads … Continue reading

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One month to go

It is only a month before the doors open for the Waverley Patchworkers Quilt Show. Entries are in and over the next month you will be able to have a sneak peek of what is on offer here. Update! The … Continue reading

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Bellfield Belles

The Bellfield Belles work on their own projects on the 4th Tuesday of the month. In October Di was working on her interpretation of the Wendy Williams pattern “Birdsville” which she began in a workshop at the Phillip Island retreat … Continue reading

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