About QSW&FA

Welcome to the QSWFA Website. Queensland Spinners Weavers and Fibre Artists Ltd provides a forum for a wide variety of fibrecrafts in the greater Brisbane area.

QSWFA meetings are held at Fibrecraft House, 12 Payne Street, Auchenflower in Brisbane.


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Our premises is available for hire, to our members and to the public. To enquire, please contact the office for more information.

If you are interested in joining, please download a membership form and email to the office or post it to the postal address below.

Current Board Members 2013/14

Gillian Hume – Treasurer
Allison Hays – President
Kylie Astley – Company Secretary
Julie Coysh – Fundraising Coordinator
Lindel Kielly – Past President
Yvonne Ritson – Minutes Secretary
Amanda Gardner – Workshops Coordinator
Jonna Macfadyen – Talks Coordinator
Jola Szymczyk – Public Relations

Other Contacts

Office administrator Jen Homewood
Clippings Editor Kylie Wheatley
Librarian Nat Billing
Camp Co-ordinator Jen Homewood
Webadmin Jen Homewood

A Brief History of QSWFA

The Queensland Spinners Weavers and Dyers Group was founded in 1969. In April 2006 our name was changed to the Queensland Spinners Weavers and Fibre Artists to reflect the enormous variety of crafts our members are involved in.

A copy of the booklet The First Twenty Years is available in PDF format. The First Twenty Years (3.1 megabytes).