BRAIDWOOD QUILTERS

all about quilting

Festival of Braidwood


 

car show

There will be something for everyone - in the planning:

  • The Outdoor Airing of the Quilts (see info in next panel)
  • Braidwood Central School - Boutique Quilts & Crafts Market
  • Braidwood National Theatre - variety of quilt and textile arts displays and demonstrations, trading tables and raffle quilt
  • St Bede’s School - stalls and workshop for kids
  • St Bede’s Grounds - Auto show with vintage cars, bikes, tractors, steam engines
  • Braidwood Regional Art Group Building - display a big range of handmade Cosplay costumes
  • Quilters Guild displays and sales tables
  • Fabric sales for bargain prices
  • Beading workshops by Fiona Hammond of Chiatanyadesigns
  • Display of quilts at various venues
  • Ryrie Park - Traditional Markets
  • Pony rides and carriage rides

and much much more;

Visit again - program details will be updated progressively when finalised

Maps and shuttle buses will be available

Major Sponsor: Braidwood Community Bank

Buy a raffle ticket

Your chance to win this beautiful Quilt

raffle detail 400

Available at the Quilt Shop or Visitors' Information Centre.

Drawn 27 November 2016 3pm

National Theatre

All about the Quilt Event


 

airing of the quilt

The Airing of the Quilts

26 - 27 November 2016

Be part of The Airing of the Quilts - enter your work

Enter your work to be displayed for the whole world to see! No limit to how many quilts you can enter and no entry fees!

Prizes?

Viewer's choice will attract a first prize of $300 and a second prize of $200, sponsored by the Braidwood Heritage Society.

Boutique Quilts & Crafts Market

Come and sell your quilts, crafts or handmade gifts at the special Boutique Quilt Market on 26 - 27 November and, of course, come and browse and buy a quilt at the Market.

Textile and other allied crafts with demonstrations and items for sale

Come and have your demonstration, stall or workshop at the National Theatre on 26 & 27 November 2016.

 

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Membership


 

BQI logo

What do we do?

  • We organise the annual Braidwood Quilt Event and the famous Airing of the Quilts
  • We hold the Braidwood Quilters mid-year Country Luncheon (see above)
  • We plan monthly community quilt workshops and get together every Wednesday for sewing, fun and goss
  • Our members support the worthy projects
  • We travel quilts to support other quilting organisations
  • We initiate and participate in “fusion events” which cross over into other areas of the arts

Become a Member

WHY?

If you

  • like friendship and creativity,
  • enjoy the company of like minded people,
  • appreciate support from your peers and happy to support others,
  • would like to learn or further your skills and techniques or
  • would be happy to mentor others,
  • love rich fabrics and love creating timeless quilts,

then Braidwood Quilters is the right group for you.

 

Become a Member

Calendar

Coming Events:

1 November 2016 - Registration and entry in the Airing of the Quilts close (see Terms and Conditions)

1 November 2016 - Reservation - stalls, demos, workshop close

26 November 2016 - Airing of the Quilts

26 & 27 November - Braidwood Boutique Quilts & Crafts Market, Braidwood Central School

26 & 27 November - All about quilts & crafts at the National Theatre

26 & 27 November - Festival of Braidwood (see details on home page)

Subscribe

Subscribe to our Newsletter and stay informed

Follow Us

The Braidwood Quilt Event is sponsored by the Braidwood Community Bank