It’s almost time for the annual Stitches and Craft Show! As usual, from March 20-23, QSWFA will be there demonstrating and showing off our wonderful crafts for the public to enjoy.
This year, the show has put out an app for your iPhone to help you make the most of your day. You can download Event Mate and have quick access to workshop dates and time, exhibitor information, and more!
Check it out, and see you there!
The 2014 RASQ Toowoomba Royal Show is nearly upon us (March 27-29), and this year our very own QSWFA member Marilyn Jensen is a judge!
Please see the show schedule for detailed information on categories and entries.
Entries for the Handicraft section close Friday 28th February, and items must be delivered on Thursday 20th March between 9am – 4 pm only.
The divisions for Handicraft are:
1-Patchwork and Quilting
2-Knitting, Crochet, Lace and Sewing
3-Spinning & Weaving
Please see the schedule for all the terms and conditions.
Good luck to all who enter!
On Sunday, March 2nd, QSWFA member Felicity Clarke will be speaking at the Brisbane City Council Library, Brisbane Square, in the End Room from 10.30 – 12.
Felicity has been a soft sculpture and mixed media artist for over 15 years, originally making artist bears and animals for collectors and museums around the world, and now creating mixed media art pieces on canvas, art quilts, high relief artwork and 3D pieces for exhibitions, sales and on a commission basis, around Australia and overseas. Her work can been viewed at Bearly There Creations.
When it comes to unusual yarns and knitting out of this world, Teresa Dair is the person to follow and her products are on the “must-have” list to stock up your precious stash.
Meet the artist and the person behind this well known brand, “dairing” from Melbourne. “dairing” products will be on sale on the night, at 20% off for the attendees.
Attend this rare opportunity, meet Teresa Dair in person, and see the creations and get inspired for your next knitting experience.
Our first joint ATASDA/QSWFA event is on Wednesday 19th March at 6:45PM for 7PM start at Fibrecraft House, 12 Payne Street, Auchenflower, Qld 4064.
Book your place now by emailing Jonna Macfadyen. Entry fee $5. Limited places available only. Please note that this special event is open to both members and non-members, so everyone is welcome to secure a place.
See you there!