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Book in for free demonstrations by Australia’s best quilters

7 Dec 2017

A range of free quilting demonstrations is on this month to accompany the impressive exhibition, Reflection: Australian Quilts in Public Places at Whitehorse Artspace.

Whitehorse Councillor Tina Liu said Reflection showcased a display of original textile artworks by Australian quilters.

“The free demonstrations highlight the skill and talent that goes into creating these sumptuous, colourful works of art. The quilts you will see at Reflection are the height of achievement in the quilting world,” Cr Liu said.

“Come along and find out just how complex and mesmerising the art of quilting can be as the exhibiting artists demonstrate amazing techniques each Saturday during the exhibition.”

Tea and coffee will be available at each workshop. To book your place at a demonstration, phone 9262 6250.

Saturday 9 December at 1.30pm
Heather Bingham with textile textures.

Saturday 9 December at 2pm
Brother International representative Khai Sayasombath conducts a scan-and-cut machine demonstration.

Saturday 16 December at 2pm
Elaine Maslen with hand embroidery and Judy Robinson Whitty with felt embellishment.

Refection: Australian Quilts in Public Places runs until 21 December at Artspace, Box Hill Town Hall, 1022 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill.


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