Quilt Encounter

Events and Activities


Quilt Encounter 2020 - 10 to 16 July


PLEASE NOTE: The Guild Executive Commitee and the Quilt Encounter Committee are closely monitoring the situation in relation to the Coronavirus Pandemic. Information will be updated as it comes to hand.

Quilt Encounter is the Quilters' Guild of South Australia's annual retreat, offering workshops in a variety of techniques for Traditional Quilts through to Art Textiles, suitable for the beginner, intermediate and advanced quilter. Held at Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, SA, it is a live-in event and you are invited to attend for two, three or all six days.

Immanuel College, 32 Morphett Rd, Novar Gardens.

Parking available on site, No-smoking on college grounds.

Tutor arrangements are now completed for Quilt Encounter 2020

We are pleased to announce that we have 17 fabulous tutors engaged for Quilt Encounter 2020.

Kerryn Brand
Convenor - Quilt Encounter Committee

To Register for the 2020 Program booklet contact Kerryn or the QE table at any Guild meeting.

Cost is $5 and will be mailed in mid February 2020.

For any further information, you are invited to contact Kerryn on:

[email protected]

Phone 0417 801 110


VISITORS OPEN DAY (date to be announced)

You will be able to visit the workshop areas, although not enter the classrooms whilst they are in progress. Morning and afternoon tea will be available for a gold coin donation and you can see featured quilts hanging. The function room will be open where the shops are to be located.


Lessa QE2020 Scholarship

The 2020 Quilt Encounter Lessa Siegele Scholarships have been awarded. Congratulations to the three recipients from Lobethal (SA), Parndana (SA) and Cobargo (NSW).

Committee all dressed up in 2018:

QE photos 2018

QE photos 2017

QE Photos 2016