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Welcome to SA Quilters

SA Quilters Patrons
Her Excellency the Honourable Frances Adamson AC, Governor of South Australia and Mr Rod Bunten.

Acknowledgement of Country
Members of SA Quilters recognise the traditional owners of the country where we live. We celebrate the diversity of Indigenous people and their enduring culture and connections to the land and waters of Australia.

Quilters’ Guild of South Australia Inc (SA Quilters) was established in 1984 and has grown to encompass around 500 individual members and 90 affiliated city and country quilting groups.   Membership is open to anyone with an interest in quilt making.

Click here to see the SA Quilters Policies.


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Contact the Workshops Convenor at email Workshops. And link to the Workshops page here.

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News Update


2024 Festival of Quilts Best of Show Red and White Delight by Chris O’Brien

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2024 Festival of Quilts Runner Up Best of Show – Hearts and Stars by Christine Boxer

MEETINGS INFORMATION

Evening Meetings
Are held at Burnside Community Centre on the first Thursday of each month from February to December at 7.15pm for 8pm start. Parking onsite with no time restrictions.
Cost: $5 for members, $10 for visitors, affiliate and non-members.
*details of each meeting on this page.


Members and visitors will have time to meet friends, indulge in retail therapy at the attending quilt shop, visit the library or to drop off Quilts of Love, our community quilt program. There is a guest speaker at each meeting, raffle prizes to win, SA Quilters sub-committee reports and an inspiring Show and Tell.


POLICY: Catastrophic Days
If a Government Department declares a Catastrophic Day, all SA Quilters organised activities will be cancelled.


Did you know?
Your Quilt group can showcase your raffle quilts at SA Quilters monthly meetings. This gives you the opportunity to sell more raffle tickets and advertise your upcoming exhibition. To book in your quilt please contact Denise Johnston by email on Community Quilts.

SA Quilters Meetings Calendar – 2024

Thursday, 1st August 2024. Doors open 7:15pm for 8:00pm start
in the main Burnside Community Centre Hall

Welcome address: President Chris O’Brien
Guest Speaker: Mike from the RAA
Special Event: Festival of Quilts Raffle Quilt draw
Special Event: Announcement of Festival of Quilts Viewers’ Choice
Shop: Kornacraft Sewing Centre Web Site: Kornacraft
Raffle Quilt: Quilt Encounter Raffle Quilt
Fat Quarter Raffle: Stripes
Show and Tell: Red and White quilts
Library: Available for borrows and returns
Kitchen open for tea and coffee. Please bring a clean cup.

If members didn’t receive a 40-Year Commemorative Birthday Badge, please see Peggy at the Welcome Desk or at Sit and Sew or Workshops.


Thursday, 5th September 2024. Doors open 7:15pm for 8:00pm start
in the main Burnside Community Centre Hall

Welcome address: President Chris O’Brien
Guest Speaker: Marcia Watt’s quilts presented by Fiona Stuart
Raffle Quilt: Quilt Encounter Raffle Quilt
Shop: The Rural Stitch Co Web Site: The Rural Stitch Co
Raffle Quilt: Quilt Encounter Raffle Quilt
Fat Quarter Raffle: Fussy Cut Fabric
Show and Tell: English Paper Piecing
Library: Available for borrows and returns
Kitchen open for tea and coffee. Please bring a clean cup.

If members didn’t receive a 40-Year Commemorative Birthday Badge, please see Peggy at the Welcome Desk or at Sit and Sew or Workshops.


Thursday, 3rd October 2024. Doors open 7:15pm for 8:00pm start
in the main Burnside Community Centre Hall

Welcome address: President Chris O’Brien
Guest Speaker: Elizabeth Chadwick
Special Event: Launch Kick Start for Kids – SA Quilters 2024 Charity
Raffle Quilt: Modern Mix SA
Shop: Mallee Quilts Web Site: Mallee Quilts
Fat Quarter Raffle: Traditional
Show and Tell: Foundation pieced
Library: Available for borrows and returns
Kitchen open for tea and coffee. Please bring a clean cup.

If members didn’t receive a 40-Year Commemorative Birthday Badge, please see Peggy at the Welcome Desk or at Sit and Sew or Workshops.


Web site update – 11/7/2024 – Member Shops.  Please let us know by email at SA Quilters if you spot any errors.

FacebookSA Quilters runs a very active Facebook page which posts information of interest to quilters. It is a public page which means that it is accessible to everyone interested in SA Quilters and in quilting. If you or your Group has information that you would like to have on the Facebook page please let us know by email at SA Quilters. Click on the Facebook logo to safely link you to the SA Quilters Facebook page.


Instagram Instagram is a photo and video sharing social networking service. It allows users to upload media that can be edited with some fun filters. Instagram provides another avenue for SA Quilters to connect with members, post current events and explore our community through information sharing. Click on the Instagram logo to safely link you to the SA Quilters Instagram channel.


YouTubeSA Quilters has a dedicated YouTube Channel where you can view videos of visits to members sewing rooms, chats with members and other interesting quilting related demonstrations and stories to enjoy.  Click on the YouTube logo to safely link you to the SA Quilters YouTube channel.

SA QUILTERS – SIT AND SEWS
SA Quilters has Sit and Sew days to suit everyone and everyone is welcome.  You can find more details by clicking on the Sit and Sew Group Logos below to go to the Sit and Sew page:

SEW it’s Wednesday – SA Quilters Sit and Sew Group


Saturday Stars – SA Quilters Sit and Sew Group


Unplugged Stitchers (Hand Sewing) – SA Quilters Sit and Sew Group


SA Quilters: Comfort Quilts – SA Quilters Charity Quilts Sewing Day



Modern Mix SA – Everyone is welcome
The Modern Mix SA Quilters is a gathering for quilters who are interested in finding out more about modern quilting. For more information including meeting place, dates and times please click on the Modern Mix Logo to go to the Modern Mix page.