Quilt Encounter

Events and Activities

Applications for Tutors interested in presenting workshops at QE in 2020 are now open

We like to include a wide variety of workshops for Traditional Quilts through to Art Textiles; suitable for the beginner, intermediate and advanced quilter; and covering techniques for both hand and machine work.

Please post or email your CV and illustrated list of workshops for consideration by our Committee before

30 September, 2019

If there are any queries, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Kerryn Brand

Convenor - Quilt Encounter Committee

[email protected]

(08) 8552 8819 or 0417 801 110

PO Box 193, Victor Harbor SA 5211

Quilt Encounter 2020: 10 to 16 July

Quilt Encounter is the guild'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 2, 3 or all 6 days.

Immanuel College, 32 Morphett Rd, Novar Gardens.

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

VISITORS : Open Day - Monday 13 July at Immanuel College

9.30am to 12 noon and 2pm to 4.30pm

You will be able to visit the workshop areas, although not enter the classrooms whilst they are in progress. Morning & afternoon tea will be available for a gold coin donation and you can see the quilts hanging there. The function room will be open where the shops are located and this years Challenge with a 'Stars' theme for Isolette covers will be on display. The shops are Adelaide Sewing Centre & Patchwork By Sea.

EVENING Presentations 7.30pm in the Theatre (visitor cost $5, cuppa & supper afterwards)

Friday : Opening, Tutor Intrtoduction & Show & Tell

Sunday : TBA

Tuesday : TBA

The QE Booklet for 2019 remains open for you to browse the sort of workshops offered.

To Register for a 2020 booklet contact Kerryn or QE table at Guild meeting.

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

[email protected]

(08) 8552 8819 or 0417 801 110

Please note that the booklet does not appear online until after class allocation

P1. Introduction/Tutors

P2. Information

P3. Workshop Programme

P4. Workshops 1 - 3.

P5. Workshops 4 - 7

P6. Workshops 8 - 11

P7. Workshops 12 - 14

P8. Workshops 15 - 18

P9. Workshops 19 - 22

P10. Workshops 23 - 25

P11. Workshops 26 - 28

P12. Workshops 29 - 32

P13. Registration (1)

P14. Registration (2)

P15. Workshop Package Cost

P16. Sponsors & Committee

Lessa Scholarship

Congratulations to very worthy recipients of a Lessa Scholarship 2019;

Annie Leverington,Yankalilla and Debbie Hayes, Adelaide.

Submissions for 2020 can now be made


Committee all dressed up in 2018:

QE photos 2018

QE photos 2017

QE Photos 2016