Quilts, Stitches & Textiles Trail

The Trail provides an opportunity for visitors to see spring immortalized in the colourful and unique heritage crafts of quilting, embroidery, spinning, weaving, felting and more. Exhibitions include ‘Quilts For All Seasons’ by the Toowoomba Quilters Club Inc, ‘Open Studio’ by Kat Adams, ‘Blooming Textiles ‘ by Toowoomba Spinners, Weavers & Dyers Group, ‘downSIZE’ by Darling Downs Textile Art Group, ‘Golden Threads – 50 Years’ by Toowoomba Embroiderers’ Guild and ‘Airing Of The Quilts’ at Downlands College.

The Trail, from Friday 20 Sept to Saturday 28 Sept, will showcase:

  • never before displayed quilts, embroidery and unique handcrafted garments and textile items
  • hands-on demonstrations of techniques and mini classes
  • colour and textures from local flowers
  • unique collections of original designed articles and quilts

ENQUIRIES: 0409 634 272 or www.facebook.com/quiltstitchtextile/

Quilts For All Seasons

Saturday 21 Sept – Friday 27 Sept, 9am – 4:30pm (27 Sept 9am – 2:30pm)
Cost: Adult $5
Location: Salo Centre, St Ursula’s College, Rome St, Toowoomba (Google map)

Open Studio

Friday 20 Sept & Friday 27 Sept, 10am – 4pm
Cost: Gold coin donation
Location: 7 Crestview Cres, Blue Mountain Heights (Google map)

Blooming Textiles

Friday 20 Sept – Wednesday 25 Sept, 9am – 4pm (21 Sept 9am – 5pm)
Cost: Free
Location: St Luke’s Church Hall, 152 Herries St, Toowoomba (Google map)

downSIZE

Sunday 22 Sept – Friday 27 Sept, 10am – 4pm
Cost: Free
Location: The Glennie Room, Glennie School, 246 Herries St, Toowoomba (Google map)

Golden Threads – 50 Years

Friday 27 Sept & Saturday 28 Sept, 10am – 4pm (28 Sept 10am – 3pm)
Cost: Adult $5 (includes complimentary refreshments)
Location: Bougainvillea Room, St Ursula’s College, Warra St, Toowoomba (Google map)

Airing Of The Quilts

Friday 20 Sept – Monday 23 Sept, 10am – 4pm
Cost: Gold coin donation
Location: Downlands College, 72 Ruthven St, Toowoomba (Google map)