Congratulations to the incoming committee who were elected at the AGM on August 24th. Thank you to the previous committee for their hard work and dedication. In particular thanks to the outgoing treasurer, Liz Dyer, who has held this role for the past 8 years.
President – Amanda Baldock
Vice President – Wendy Jones
Secretary- Ruth Symons
Treasurer- Jan Watson
Committee Members – Wendy Coutts, Alison Watson
Jen Michell today was awarded 1st Prize in the category “First time entrant, Amateur two person” at the Vic Quilters Showcase.
Jen’s beautiful feathered star quilt was enhanced by custom quilting by Jeanette Newell of Precious Thyme Quilting.
Congratulations, Jen, on your well-deserved win!
Robyn with her beautiful quilt which won our 2018 Challenge, “What’s in your garden?”
Congratulations for Heather Hagen’s outstanding identification of 9 of the quiltmakers out of 26 – well ahead of the crowd. It was a challenging field of clever and imaginative interpretation of the flowers and stones of your birth month. This is a sample of the work.
Congratulations Ruth Nunn of the viewers choice – a December representation of turquoise and narcissus.
Everyone had fun at our last event for the year.
Happy Christmas and may 2018 bring much fun and creativity.
When: Saturday 2nd November 2019 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday 3rd November 2019 10 am – 4 pm
Venue: St Patrick’s Cathedral Community Hall, 3 Lyons St South,
Admission $5.00 Children under 12 free
Traditional, contemporary and art quilts on display .
Raffle – 3 great prizes, drawn Sunday 3.45 pm. Pop up shop Millrose Cottage.
Retrospective – group member Elizabeth Dyer.
Feature quilts from the Australian Quilt and Textile Museum.