Our exhibition will be held at Brush Farm House and Eastwood Corrective Services Academy, Eastwood. Both are located on the same grounds.
*you can drive and park at the venue or in surrounding streets. Entry to the car park is from Lawson Street.
*you can catch a train to Eastwood Station and then catch a 545 bus heading towards Parramatta. It’s a short ride, exit at the sixth stop opposite Eastwood Corrective Services Academy and enter by foot close by.
You can enter the exhibition from either the Lawson Street or Terry Road sides.
There are two buildings full of over 100 quilts of all types. Make sure that you visit both. Brush Farm House is the historic house nearest the Lawson Street entrance and Corrective Services is at the other end of the car park nearest the Terry Road entrance.
Besides the amazing array of over 100 member quilts, there is a fabulous craft stall of handmade member crafts and a cafe serving delicious baked treats, light lunches and drinks. These Re booth located at the Brush Farm building.
At the Corrective Services building, there are even more quilts! And as well, we have some fantastic vendors to help you stock up on the essentials in life (ie. Fabric)
This exhibition is highly recommended if you enjoy textiles or history. The Lady and the Unicorn is currently on exhibit at the Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney, it’s only venue in Australia. You will need to book a timed entry ticket, it’s a very popular exhibition on until 24th June 2018. Visit the gallery website for more details here
This quilt competition is open to all NSW quilters and will be exhibited in October 2018. More details are below and to access the full information and entry forms click here
The competition is being run in conjunction with Oatley Lions Club and proceeds go to the McGrath Foundation to help provide breast care nurses and support to women and families suffering breast cancer.
Take a short trip to Concord West to visit the newly opened NSW Embroiderers Guild building and catch this interesting exhibition. It’s on until the 25/1/18 with a meet the artist and demonstration day this Saturday 6/1/18 from 10-2.
Sure to be worth catching is the solo exhibition of Brenda Gael Smith to be held at the Gosford Regional Gallery. All the information is below and you can link to her website here
As we wrote in a previous post, the Modern Quilt Guild Australia Show is being hosted by the Sydney Modern Quilt Guild at the Glebe Town Hall from 25-27 November 2016.
Entries have opened today and will remain open from now until 11.59pm on Sunday 23rd October. Entries must be made online here and it is a juried show.
Barrangal Dyara – Skin and Bones – Jonathan Jones
This amazing Kaldor project has just 2 days to run in the Sydney Botanic Gardens, closing at the end of this long weekend.
EPQ members Cate and Anna visited on Friday and had this to say, and also supplied these great photos.