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Bernina machines on special!

Once again Otto & Penny’s Sewing Centre are supplying Bernina 350 machines in a classroom for students to learn new skills! Otto has been providing machines since 2012 for AMQ Festival which we very much appreciate. As a life member of the Quilter’s Guild of SA, and long time supporter of ALL quilters in South […]

Happy hour drinks, nibbles & Networking!

Come join us for a wonderful networking event! The AMQ Festival Cocktail Party is the place to be…. fun, laughter, reconnecting with quilters from past events & more. Date: Thursday 20th September 2018 Time: 4.30 – 6.30pm Venue: Hall M, Adelaide Convention Centre Tickets: $60 pp available online & at the registration desk until noon […]

Habit Patch is returning!

Welcome back to Karen & Scott Duncan of Habit Patch – Millicent, SA. Karen has been exhibiting at Festival since 2014 and is back again with some exciting products to show everyone… we have made a quick little video with images supplied from Karen. You can still book into Karen’s class here Please note that […]

Free Scan N Cut workshops!

Brother Australia, in conjunction with Kornacraft Sewing Centre are presenting FREE workshops using the Brother Scan N Cut machine every day. Brother Australia is once again a valued sponsor, supplying classroom machines, goodies in your registration bags, a Brother Scan N Cut as a door prize and some extra special volunteer prizes. Kornacraft Sewing Centre, […]

Cross Stitch Corner & Quilting

Rosemary of Cross Stitch Corner & Quilting is thrilled to be supporting AMQ Festival via her sponsorship of the registration bags and also the Viewer’s Choice award of the Festival Quilt Show. Once again her business notepads will make a welcome addition to your bag contents and I’m sure the cash will be most appreciated […]

Genesis Creations is coming to Festival!

Genesis Creations – a Unique Concept in Fabric Designing  You may have read Anne’s articles or seen her advertisements in quilting and textiles magazines over the years.  Now it’s time to come and meet Anne and some of her GC teachers at their booth in the Vendors Mall.  Anne Mitchell, owner of Genesis Creations, has […]

Quilt Challenge entries closed!

Oh my goodness!! Just wait until you see the amazing variety and quality of all the challenge quilts… I’m so excited about these. We have quilts from Europe, New Zealand and 5 states of Australia (where are all the WA quilters??) All the acceptance emails have been sent with instructions for delivery yesterday, so if […]

Watch and learn with Bernina educator – Aggy Burczyk

What a treat we have for all those coming along to Festival this year! Our Silver Sponsor – Bernina Australia – is bringing International educator – Aggy Burczyk to share her knowledge with everyone! Aggy Burczyk, born in Germany, fell in love with patchwork and quilting at a very early age when living with her […]

Learn how to do Edge 2 Edge quilting on your domestic machine!

Another NEW class is being offered on Saturday evening from 4.30-7.30pm from Heather Hopkins. Edge to Edge Quilting on a domestic machine 3hrs Hands on Domestic machine Suitable for Confident Beginner This classroom will have 24 Brother machines generously provided by Brother Australia. There will be one machine per student. Get your own quilts finished! […]