Category Archives: Sponsors

How many charity quilts can we finish over Festival?

That will be the question!! A1 Quilting machines and Intelliquilter (both sponsors) have committed to quilting as many charity quilts as possible over the duration of Festival for the Clayton’s committee based here in Adelaide. The Clayton’s Committee led by Lessa Siegele, “are thrilled to have some of our charity quilts quilted for us so […]

Longarm hands on classes for the 1st time at Festival

Yes we have hands on classes on longarm machines thanks to Blessington Pty Ltd this year. We have long been asked to provide these in the past, however it is a huge amount of resources for a company to provide and the logistics of fitting them into a large enough room can be daunting. This […]

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 […]

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 […]

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! […]

More classes are now full…

Congratulations to the following teachers for filling their classes with still 13 weeks to go! Since the initial flurry we have seen a steady stream of bookings to support our wonderful teaching staff. The classes filled since our last announcement are: Date filled Date/time of class Name of class  31/3/18 21 Sept 6pm  The Confident […]

Domestic ruler classes with Anita & Janet update!!

Before you commit to purchasing these amazing classes on Sunday 25th (I know you want to!!!) remember that these will be limited numbers….so get in early. Now I’ve had a REALLY good question raised today about these classes and the need to purchase specific rulers to be able to participate. Yes you will need to […]