Category Archives: Meetings

February Show and Tell

We had many lovely quilts on show at the February Monthly Meeting, quite a few are original designs. You will not see all of them here as our photographer was not able to capture one and one is entered in a … Continue reading

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Quilting – some things to think about

Desley Maisano of Addicted to Quilts gave a most informative talk to our members on Monday and she has kindly allowed us to publish a summary here for those who could not make it on the night. She also provided … Continue reading

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February Guest Speaker – Desley Maisano

At our Monthly Meeting on 27 February we will have one of our own speaking. Desley Maisano is an extremely talented long arm quilter, she has also been a member of Waverley Patchworkers since 2003. She therefore has great insight on both … Continue reading

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Spring Gathering

We are hosting the Victorian Quilters Spring Gathering on Saturday 12 November and we welcome all quilters to share in this fun day. Venue:  Mulgrave Community Centre, 335 Wellington Rd. Mulgrave. Easy to get to from the Monash Freeway or … Continue reading

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Quilt fans form group

 In late September 1981 the Waverley Council sponsored Intercraft newsletter and the local paper carried articles calling for patchwork and quilting enthusiasts to join a new group “Patchworkers of Waverley”. The group was the brainchild of Dawn Burrows, who with the support … Continue reading

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August Meeting

There was a big turnout for our Monthly Meeting where Cathy Barbagallo from the Melbourne Modern Quilting Guild gave us her take on this strand of quilting. Her slide presentation, “Modern Quilting, What is It? How do I know it?” … Continue reading

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July Meeting

Margaret Rowe entertained us in July with tales of her adventures in book publishing. Margaret is the author of five novels which reflect her love of history and quilting. She also brought along her quilts which were made as part of … Continue reading

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Michelle Hill visits Waverley

Known for her passion for all things William Morris, Michele Hill will be speaking on different topics when she visits Waverley Patchworkers for our  Monthly Meeting on Monday 27 June. It is always interesting to have an insight into how a … Continue reading

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May Guest Speaker – Andi Herman

Usually when you go to a quilt exhibition you have to wait until all those taking a close look move out of the way before you can view the work. At the recent AQC there was one quilt that broke … Continue reading

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April Show and Tell

More recently completed Gift Quilts were also on display at the April meeting.

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