Less than a week to go until our wonderful 2022 quilt exhibition opens. Our members are excitedly waiting to welcome quilt lovers from far and wide to our new venue at the Roselea Community Centre.
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It’s Back … EPQ 2022 Quilt Exhibition
SAVE THE DATE
After delays and cancellations over the past two years, Eastwood Patchwork Quilters members are pleased to announce the date for our 2022 exhibition.
We’re very excited to announce a new venue and new date
Don’t miss the best quilt show in town! It’s on this weekend
EPQ 2019 Quilt Exhibition- where to find us
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)
Oakley Cottage Pink Quilt Competition
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.
Bungendore Quilters Annual Exhibition – November 28/29
If you are making the trip south to catch the Braidwood Airing of the Quilts on the weekend, make sure that you leave a little time to check out the Bungendore Quilters Exhibition as well. Its just a short drive across from Braidwood and the exhibition is always worth a look. You can link to their website here
Sydney Quilters Guild Show – Eastwood Prize Winners
We are so excited to have some Eastwood quilters amongst the winners at the 2015 Sydney Quilt Show
First Prize – Amateur traditional hand quilted – Jill Williams
Second Prize – Small or Wall Quilt – Tricia Bowdler
Second Prize Red & White Contemporary/Art and Excellence in Domestic Machine Quilting – Pam Russell
Judges Commendation – Red and White Commercially Quilted – Diane Moody
The full list of winners is on the quilters Guild of NSW website
EPQ 2015 Exhibition
Its on again! Keep May 1 to May 3 2015 Free so that you can make a beeline to the Eastwood Patchwork Quilters Biennial Exhibition. Open 10am till 4.30pm daily. Here are a few pictures from our 2013 Exhibition to whet your appetite.
Beautiful Brush Farm House, Eastwood
What a fantastic location for our 2015 Biennial Exhibition by EPQ (Eastwood Patchwork Quilters) members. There will be in excess of 100 quilts on display, coffee shop and Devonshire Teas, craft stall, 4 local quilting shops and more. Why not come along and join us on Friday May 1st to Sunday May 3rd from 10am until 4.30pm.