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  • 2016 AQC Challenge Theme Announced!

    May 1, 2015


    Call for Entries: Tradition with a Twist is the theme for the 2016 AQC Challenge. Size will remain the same at 90cm square and rules and entry conditions will be online at shortly. Entries will be judged on interpretation of theme, design and workmanship. Open to all quilters!




    APRIL 21, 2015


    The much anticipated winner of the Viewers’ Choice category in the AQC ‘True Blue’ Challenge is ‘True Blue Mates’ by Yvonne Chapman of WA. Yvonne’s quilt also won an honorable mention from the judges.


    See all the winners and finalists in the 201 AQC Challenge here »



    APRIL 19, 2015


    Congratulations to the winner of the Bernina Australian National Quilt Award, Linda White of Victoria for her quilt ‘Elenor Jean’ – an original design comprised of approximately 22,500 x ¼” hexagons.


    Linda said, “My quilt is named after my maternal grandmother Elenor Jean Scouller. This is my second hexagon quilt. One quilt into two daughters did not go!”

    See all the Best of Australia Quilts here »



    APRIL 16, 2015


    Congratulations to our talented winners of the ‘True Blue’ AQC Challenge, announced last night at the Welcome Cocktail party at AQC.


    Winner: True Blue Jacko by Jeannie Henry, QLD
    Runner Up: Really True Blue by Jan Clark, NSW
    Honorable Mention: Beginning True by Sue de Vanny, VIC; True Blue Mates by Yvonne Chapman, WA


  • DID YOU KNOW? Coming to AQC from around the world…

    MARCH 2, 2015


    Lots of international experts will be in town for AQC: From the USA: Jinny Beyer, Tammy Miller from Accuquilt, Mary Beth Krapil from Handiquilter, tutors Lenore Crawford and Debby Brown; and from other countries: Andrew Ngai from Wonderfil (Canada); Jacqueline de Jonge (Netherlands); Jo Dixey (NZ). Plus new exhibitor Juki Sewing Machines (Singapore) and many more…



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