2019/2020 Committee Elected

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

 

 

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Prize Winner

Jen Michell today was awarded 1st Prize in the category “First time entrant, Amateur two person” at the Vic Quilters Showcase.Jen

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!

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2018 Challenge Winner

Robyn with her beautiful quilt which won our 2018 Challenge, “What’s in your garden?”

2018 winner

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Christmas Fun

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.IMG_5089

Congratulations Ruth Nunn of the viewers choice – a December representation of turquoise and narcissus.

Everyone had fun  at our last event for the year.IMG_5090

Happy Christmas and may 2018 bring much fun and creativity.

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Biennial exhibition almost here!

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,
Ballarat Central

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.

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