We are a community promoting quilting and related crafts.

Kilmore Quilters provides a social environment for us to get together and share knowledge, learn new skills and create wonderful pieces of art that you can throw on a bed, hang on a wall, or present to someone you love.

Monthly gatherings are held on the following days : Our evening gathering is at 7pm, on the 3rd Wednesdayof the month at the Kilmore Memorial Hall, Kilmore, in the supper room.

The day gathering is held on the following Tuesday at the same venue from 9am-12pm.

PLEASE NOTE,THERE ARE NO GATHERINGS HELD IN JANUARY.

Events

Snuggly Quilts with Marie Lee 

Saturday 5th  9:30am - 4:00pm - March

This cost is free for those who attend this session. Fabric will be provided for these charity quilts, which will be donated to children and teenagers at the Royal Childrens Hospital.

If you have childrens fabric you would like todonate to this project, please bring it along. If you don’t want to machine sew, you can handpiece, press, or cut these snuggly quilts. There will be a job for everyone!

Our main event for this year is our Quilt In.

Sunday 8th 2016 Quilt In - October

The Quilt In 2016 theme will be “Antique/Vintage” and a guest speaker has been confirmed.

Entry will be $10.00 and our guest speakers have been finalised- they are:

Janette McInnes- Vintage Quilt Collector
and

A representative from Melbourne Period Project- a charity that distributes donated sanitary items to homeless women in Victoria. We hope that those attending will bring a packet of sanitary pads, tampons or incontinence pads to donate to this great cause.

The Challenge theme for the Quilt-In will be “Antique/Vintage”. Think lace, doilies, crazy quilt style, old world nostalgia, embroidery, crochet etc. The only rule is that the item entered must be made by the entrant.

More information to follow.


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