Welcome to Essendon Quilters

Sharing our love of quilting


Essendon Quilters located in Melbourne Australia

We meet regularly to explore the art and craft of quilting.

Visitors and new members are most welcome at our monthly meetings.


Sandra, President of Melbourne Modern Quilt Guild

Latest News

2015 March Night Meeting

2015 March Night Meeting

Pomegranate and Chintz Our Guest Speaker, Meredithe Clark, kept us amazed and amused with the story of her patchwork quilting journey. She delighted us with an array of quilts, as well as the use of her range of templates.            ...

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2015 March Day Meeting

2015 March Day Meeting

A Piece of Cloth Textile Merchants Our guest speaker for the March meeting was Jennifer Twitchett-Hyland, along with her shop of vintage and antique fabric, 'A Piece of Cloth'. She delighted us all with a very animated story of her journey as a textile merchant. It...

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2015 February Day Meeting

2015 February Day Meeting

Some of My Favourite Things Kerrie Gillespie from 'Some of My Favourite Things' shared with us her design styles and methods. Her embroidery and fabric painting made for enchanting quilts.              ...

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Melbourne Modern Quilt Guild shared their quilts and inspiring stories with us - thank you MMQG!


Upcoming Events

  1. Quilts for Others (QFO) Working Bee: April 2019

    April 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  2. EQI Evening Sit and Sew: April 2019

    April 24 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
  3. EQI Day Meeting: May 2019

    May 15 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  4. Quilts for Others (QFO) Working Bee: May 2019

    May 22 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Recent Comments

  • Marie KleinMarie Klein on Bus Trip: 2019 Part 3Hi. I've just discovered that Margaret Davidson and I will be unable to attend as...
  • EDMONDS DebbieEDMONDS Debbie on Bus Trip: 2019 Part 3I am unable to attend, however, I have one (and hopefully another) boys quilt to...
  • BOND NadineBOND Nadine on 2019: Finish It Up February Part 3It was a lot of fun. My husband's cousin who came to an EQI event...
  • STUNNELL TamaraTamara Stunnell on QFO 2019: JanuaryThanks Maureen Will probably BYO machine. You know how it is when you get used...