QuiltNSW Calendar

2017

February

  • 3 February  Friday Showcase (visitors welcome) – Katrina Hadjimichael
  • 10 February Valuation, QuiltNSW office, 10am – 2.30 pm
  • 18 February General Meeting Burwood RSL (visitors welcome), 96 Shaftsbury Avenue Burwood. 9.30am – 3pm
    • Guest Speaker: Victoria Alexander
    • Demonstration: Amanda Daly
    • Shop: Marie Kelley of mercier.net.au
    • Block of the quarter: Lee Granger, Streethearts
  • 18 February Volunteers afternoon tea (immediately following general meeting)
  • 20/21 February QuiltAustralia conference
  • 25 February Community Quilts
  • 26 February Sunday Sew-In (members only) Epping Creative Centre, 10 am – 3 pm

March

  • 2-5 March Intocraft Live, Rosehill Racecourse
  • 3 March  Friday Showcase – Lisa Walton
  • 10 March Valuation, QuiltNSW Office, 10 am – 2.30 pm
  • 11 March 2pm Quilt Study Group Meeting at the Glover Cottages, 124 Kent Street, Millers Point, Sydney. Guest speaker: Sue Shaw on researching and documenting textiles.
  • 13 March Closing date for entries for the Sydney Quilt Show
  • 15 March Deadline for The Template (May 2017 issue)
  • 17-19 March Country Meeting to Tamworth
  • 25 March Community Quilts
  • 26 March TECHNIQUES IN MINIATURE – Introduction to Circles in Motion workshop with Pam Furniss  Epping Creative Centre, 26 Stanley Road, Epping, 9.30 am – 4.00 pm

April

  • 7 April  Friday Showcase (visitors welcome) – Daiva Ceicys
  • 10 April Pop Up Sewing Day – Quiltsmith Annandale
  • 10 April Valuation, Quilt NSW Office, 10 am – 2.30 pm
  • 22 April Community Quilts
  • 30 April Creative Quilt Designing workshop with Wendy Nutt at Epping Creative Centre, 26 Stanley Road, Epping, 9.30 am – 4.00 pm

May

  • 1 May  Acceptance letters for Sydney Quilt Show dispatched
  • 2 May Quilt Study Group Meeting at Tour of Hambledon Cottage, Parramatta (bookings with QuiltNSW office essential)
  • 5 May  Friday Showcase (visitors welcome) – Pamela Brockwell
  • 12 May Valuation, Quilt NSW Office, 10 am – 2.30 pm
  • 20 May General Meeting Burwood RSL (visitors welcome), 96 Shaftsbury Avenue Burwood. 9.30am – 3pm Guest Speaker: Lorena Uriarte Demonstration: To be advised
  • 27 May Community Quilts
  • 28 May Sunday Sew In, The Lodge, Newington Armoury, Homebush, 10 am – 3 pm

June

  • 15 June Deadline for The Template (August issue)
  • 15 June Deadline for quilts to be delivered to Drop Off Person
  • 17 June Community Quilts
  • 21 June Set up day for the Sydney Quilt Show
  • 22 June 1pm Awards ceremony at the Sydney Quilt Show
  • 22-25 June SYDNEY QUILT SHOW, International Convention Centre Sydney, Darling Harbour

July

  • 2 July Deadline for quilts to be collected from Drop Off Person
  • 7 July  Friday Showcase – Glen Waples
  • 14 July Valuation, Quilt NSW Office, 10 am – 2.30 pm
  • 22 July Community Quilts
  • 29 July 2pm Quilt Study Group Meeting at the Glover Cottages, 124 Kent Street, Millers Point, Sydney. Guest speaker: Chris Jurd on Foundation pieced quilts.
  • 30 July Sunday Sew In – The Lodge, Newington Armory, Newington 10am-3pm

August

  • 4 August  Friday Showcase – Susan Allsop
  • 9 August Strippy Sampler Quilt workshop with Chris Jurd – day 1 of 2 (details in May Template)  Hazelhurst Gallery, 782 Kingsway, Gymea, 10 am – 3.00 pm
  • 11 August Valuation, Quilt NSW Office, 10 am – 2.30 pm
  • 13 August Strippy Sampler Quilt workshop with Chris Jurd – day 2 of 2 (details in May Template)  Hazelhurst Gallery, 782 Kingsway, Gymea, 10 am – 3.00 pm
  • 19 August General Meeting , Burwood RSL (visitors welcome), 96 Shaftsbury Avenue Burwood. 9.30am – 3pm Guest Speaker: To be advised. Demonstration: To be advised
  • 26 August Community Quilts
  • 31 August Closing date for Country Tutor Program and Scholarship Grant Applications

September

  • 1 September  Friday Showcase – Kay Murray
  • 5 September Pop Up Sewing Day – My Sewing Supplies, Kirrawee
  • 8 September Valuation, Quilt NSW Office, 10 am – 2.30 pm
  • 14 September Deadline for The Template (November issue)
  • 15-17 September QuiltNSW Retreat, Kurri Kurri
  • 23 September Community Quilts

October

  • 6 October  Friday Showcase – Catherine Babidge
  • 7 October General Meeting (AGM), Burwood RSL (visitors welcome), 96 Shaftsbury Avenue Burwood. 9.30am – 3pm Guest Speaker: To be advised. Demonstration: To be advised
  • 13 October Valuation, Quilt NSW Office, 10 am – 2.30 pm
  • 28 October Community Quilts
  • 29 October Sunday Sew In, Venue to be advised

November

  • 3 November  Friday Showcase – Members Show and Tell
  • 10 November Valuation, Quilt NSW Office, 10 am – 2.30 pm
  • 11 November 2pm Quilt Study Group Meeting at the Glover Cottages, 124 Kent Street, Millers Point, Sydney. Guest speaker: Linda Butcher on coverlets
  • 18 November General Meeting, Burwood RSL (visitors welcome), 96 Shaftsbury Avenue Burwood. 9.30am – 3pm Guest Speaker: To be advised. Demonstration: To be advised
  • 25 November Community Quilts

December

  • 15 December Deadline for The Template (February issue)

 

Committee meetings will be held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month in 2017.