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2018 Challenge “Monochromatic”

The completed quilt is to be handed in by our September meeting so that judging can occur and the prizes will be handed out at the AGM in October.

Prizes to be awarded:

  • The Prue Paape Award for overall excellence
  • The Liddy Rekker Cup for machine quilting
  • Quilters & Patchworkers of Otago Award for hand quilting

Camp in the City

Camp in the City provides a whole weekend working on projects that you either want to start or complete. Friday 5.30 to 9pm, Saturday 9am to 9pm & Sunday 9am to 4pm.

We’ve found it is a great way to get together and have a whole weekend working on projects that you either want to start or complete while others also keen on quilting and patch working do the same – it couldn’t be better.

If you can not come for the whole weekend feel free to come along for the Friday night or either Saturday or Sunday.  You could pop in for a few hours over the weekend. You can leave your machine set up over the weekend and come and go as it suits you.

It’s fair to say we have a lot of fun!  Its a great way to check out what the others are doing.

Camp in the City Dates for 2018

Friday 24 August to Sunday 26 August 2018

Friday 9 November to Sunday 11 November 2018


Bayfield High School, T Block


Friday 5.30pm to 9pm

Saturday 9am to 9pm

Sunday 9.30am to 4pm


$20 for the full weekend (or $5 for Friday night, $10 for Saturday and $10 for Sunday)

If you have any queries contact us!

What to Bring

Something to share for morning and afternoon tea, your sewing machine and plenty of projects, your lunch and tea- or buy it- its up to you.

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“Hand” technique class Saturday 25 August 2018

Mary Jane Sneyd is holding a techniques class on Saturday 25 August 2018 at Bayfield High School. You will learn techniques that can be applied to portraits, nudes etc. The class is aimed at intermediate quilters. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE ABLE TO DRAW.

This class does not require a sewing machine however another class will be run later as a continuation of this class where you will learn stitching, appliqueing and finishing methods.

There is one space available in the class.   If you want to attend this class contact Cathy Whyte or 021 0695 152



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