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Fibre Fest 2015

Fibre Fest 2015 is nearly upon us! Our illustrious event coordinator Nat Billing has been hard at work organising the categories and assessment criteria. It’s time to start considering your entries – for all the terms and conditions, please read … Continue reading

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Mapleton Craft Retreat 2.0!

Calling all spinners, knitters, weavers, felters, basketmakers, papermakers and lovers of all things fibre and textile – it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for… the big reveal for the Mapleton Craft Retreat 2015! We’ve listened to the responses from … Continue reading

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Karlene Lewis – 39 years of EKKA demonstrating!

Ekka’s yarn spinner draws crowds with gum leaf wonder

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Twilight Market – Friday, September 19

QSWFA are super excited to announce our very first Twilight Market, to be held Friday September 19! We are offering a wide variety of arts and crafts for sale created by our very talented members. All are welcome to come … Continue reading

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Ties that Bind Bells that Toll – Jumpers & Jazz

In 1982, the year Queensland Spinners Weavers & Dyers moved into its permanent home, the group members created a collaborative work titled “Temple Bells” for the National Art Textile Exhibition, held in St John’s Cathedral, Brisbane. Thirty-two years later (and … Continue reading

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