Bacchus Marsh
Friendship Quilters

The annual Group Quilt

   

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The Charity Quilt

Each year members of BMFQ choose a charity to support and they make a quilt for use as a fund-raiser

 

2016-2017

 'Stars'
single bed size

to raise funds for the Leukemia Foundation

 

2015 - 2016

 

'Beyond Indigo' 
(
166 cm x 208 cm) sponsored by Kimono House

to raise funds for Beyond Blue

Placemats - 92 were made during 2016 to be distributed at Christmas by Meals on Wheels

2014 - 2015

 

'Bubble and Squeak'
185 cm x 185 cm
a design by Emma Jean Janson
 

 

The destination for this quilt was finally decided

2012

 'Happy Patches'
185 cm x 185 cm

to raise funds for the McGrath Foundation
to help provide Breast Care Nurses

This eye catching quilt was spotted by Lyn Hendry in the Australian Homespun magazine No. 82

Many members made a block or two for this quilt
 

 

 

 

2011

Dresden Plates
157 cm x 124 cm

to support Red Cross (Bacchus Marsh branch)

8 blocks were donated to the QFO program
 4 more blocks were made in companion colours
hand quilted by Moira Bruce

Valued for insurance purposes at $750
by Victorian Quilters Inc, certificate No. 1270

This beautiful quilt was raffled in December 2011
 

2010

Tea Time
an original design for 2010
 185 cm x 185 cm
 
to support the Bacchus Marsh Autism Awareness Group

This splendid quilt was finally raffled in May 2012

 

The pattern for the 'Tea Time' quilt is available for $22 + p&h
 
Contact us to buy this pattern

Sale of the pattern is to raise funds for the Children First Foundation
www.childrenfirstfoundation.com

2009

Floral Delight
a Lori Smith Appliqué design
205 cm x 251 cm

This quilt raised over $3,000 for the Children First Foundation
www.childrenfirstfoundation.com