Since 2007, QLD Branch has provided an enthusiastic, friendly environment for all like-minded textile artists.

The Branch offers a mixture of formal, informal, educational and display activities. The program of workshops, social days and quarterly meetings provides a sharing and learning experience for members with many diverse skills.

At all meetings ATASDA members can:

  • view or take part in the Show and Tell display of work, including samples from recent workshops.
  • take part in a creative activity at each meeting with a small charge
  • learn about upcoming workshops
  • find out about what's going on and engage with decision-making in the Branch
  • discover the quarterly challenge
  • browse and borrow from the library.

Quarterly Branch Meetings and Social Meetings are open to all members and their guests, so come and visit soon.

Meetings are held upstairs at the BVAC Hub, 140 Weller Rd, Tarragindi, Qld

  • 9am  until 1pm on the second Saturday of every month.
  • $5.00 entry fee
  • due to COVID-19 safety precautions, please bring your own food and drink. Hot water is available for tea and coffee.

New members very welcome.

QLD Meeting

26
Aug
2022

Inspiration from the City

Fri 26th Aug 2022 9:00 am -2:00 pm
Inspiration from the City

Come along and draw inspiration from our environment. Over four individual sessions we will explore four different environments and use thes to inspire a year long project. Travel to each location will be your responsibility but car pooling would be ideal. Bring your sketch book, camera and anything you are currently working on.

Bring a picnic lunch or snack to keep your creative energies topped up.

26
Aug
2022

Social Meeting (7)

Fri 26th Aug 2022 10:00 am -2:00 pm
Social Meeting (7)

Women of the Cloth, Scenic Rim Group ATASDA Queensland is open to new members. Our mission is to give a sense of community and encouragement to all who attend, to share ideas, dreams and values with our group and the wider community, and to learn and share new techniques and work actively to further our textile arts practice.

ATASDA Scenic Rim Group "Women of the Cloth" meet at the Beaudesert Community Centre on the fourth Friday of the month, January through to November: 9:30am for 10:00am start til 2 pm at the Beau Care Facility, Tina Street Beaudesert.

Tea and coffee are supplied.

10
Sep
2022

Social Meeting September

Sat 10th Sep 2022 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Social Meeting September

Come and join us on the second Saturday of each month from 9:00am until 1:00pm for a lively and collegiate meeting of minds. At each meeting we have a Textile Taster where members introduce the group to a specific new skill. We encourage members to explore all textile surface mediums.

$5
23
Sep
2022

Social Meeting (8)

Fri 23rd Sep 2022 10:00 am -2:00 pm
Social Meeting (8)

Women of the Cloth, Scenic Rim Group ATASDA Queensland is open to new members. Our mission is to give a sense of community and encouragement to all who attend, to share ideas, dreams and values with our group and the wider community, and to learn and share new techniques and work actively to further our textile arts practice.

ATASDA Scenic Rim Group "Women of the Cloth" meet at the Beaudesert Community Centre on the fourth Friday of the month, January through to November: 9:30am for 10:00am start til 2 pm at the Beau Care Facility, Tina Street Beaudesert.

Tea and coffee are supplied.

08
Oct
2022

Social Meeting October

Sat 8th Oct 2022 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Social Meeting October

Come and join us on the second Saturday of each month from 9:00am until 1:00pm for a lively and collegiate meeting of minds. At each meeting we have a Textile Taster where members introduce the group to a specific new skill. We encourage members to explore all textile surface mediums.

$5
21
Oct
2022

Inspiration from Heritage

Fri 21st Oct 2022 9:00 am -2:00 pm
Inspiration from Heritage

Come along and draw inspiration from our environment. Over four individual sessions we will explore 4 different environments and use these to inspire a year long project. Travel to each location will be your responsibility but car pooling would be ideal. Bring your sketch book, camera and anything you are currently working on.

Bring a picnic lunch or snack to keep your creative engergies topped up.

28
Oct
2022

Social Meeting (9)

Fri 28th Oct 2022 10:00 am -2:00 pm
Social Meeting (9)

Women of the Cloth, Scenic Rim Group ATASDA Queensland is open to new members. Our mission is to give a sense of community and encouragement to all who attend, to share ideas, dreams and values with our group and the wider community, and to learn and share new techniques and work actively to further our textile arts practice.

ATASDA Scenic Rim Group "Women of the Cloth" meet at the Beaudesert Community Centre on the fourth Friday of the month, January through to November: 9:30am for 10:00am start til 2 pm at the Beau Care Facility, Tina Street Beaudesert.

Tea and coffee are supplied.

12
Nov
2022

Social Meeting November

Sat 12th Nov 2022 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Social Meeting November

Come and join us on the second Saturday of each month from 9:00am until 1:00pm for a lively and collegiate meeting of minds. At each meeting we have a Textile Taster where members introduce the group to a specific new skill. We encourage members to explore all textile surface mediums.

$5
25
Nov
2022

Social Meeting (10)

Fri 25th Nov 2022 10:00 am -2:00 pm
Social Meeting (10)

Women of the Cloth, Scenic Rim Group ATASDA Queensland is open to new members. Our mission is to give a sense of community and encouragement to all who attend, to share ideas, dreams and values with our group and the wider community, and to learn and share new techniques and work actively to further our textile arts practice.

ATASDA Scenic Rim Group "Women of the Cloth" meet at the Beaudesert Community Centre on the fourth Friday of the month, January through to November: 9:30am for 10:00am start til 2 pm at the Beau Care Facility, Tina Street Beaudesert.

Tea and coffee are supplied.

10
Dec
2022

Social Meeting December

Sat 10th Dec 2022 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Social Meeting December

Come and join us on the second Saturday of each month from 9:00am until 1:00pm for a lively and collegiate meeting of minds. At each meeting we have a Textile Taster where members introduce the group to a specific new skill. We encourage members to explore all textile surface mediums.

$5

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