Cataraqui Guild of Needle Arts Upcoming Events

 

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JUNE

June 6: Orillia Quilt Sale
On Saturday June 6, 2020, come to a Virtual Quilt Show 9am to 10pm! Since our Quilt Sale was supposed to occur on June 6, we are instead hosting a Virtual Quilt SHOW for now, showcasing some of the items that will be available at our Sale when it can take place. Our actual Sale has been rescheduled for September 26 (hopefully). To visit this virtual Quilt Show, please go to Westmount Quilting Events on Facebook on Saturday, June 6. All posts that day will be part of the Show. Please scroll down several posts to the beginning of the Show which will say WELCOME. Scroll through each category as you go up, so that everything makes sense. A couple of times you may be directed to another facebook site for even more items displayed on a vendor's business page.

June 20: Lansdowne Textile Festival - CANCELLED
Lansdowne presents its 5th annual Textile Festival at the Lansdowne Community Building on June 20 2020, 10 am -  4pm. The Festival will features spinning, weaving, quilting, rug hooking, needle arts, and other mediums.

 

JULY

July 10, 11 ,12: Quilts on the Tay - POSTPONED TILL 2021
The Lanark County Quilter Guild presents "Quilts on the Tay", at Smiths Falls Memorial Community Centre, 71 Cornelia Street W, Smiths Falls, ON (across from hospital). There will be contemporary and traditional quilts, a Boutique, Merchant Mall, Door prizes, and a Quilters Cafe. It is wheelchair accessible.Featured quilter is Bev Cooper. Admission if $10. Children under 12 free. Family rate available. Lots of quilts, lots of Vendors, even an elevator to the Second floor, where the Tearoom and Boutique are located. For more info, visit lanarkcountyquiltersguild.com or email lanarkcountyquilters at gmail.com.

July 11, 12: "A Stitch in Time 2020" - POSTPONED TILL JULY 10-11, 2021
The Prince Edward County Quilters' Guild presents "A Stitch in Time 2020" at the Wellington and District Community Centre, Lehigh Arean, 111 Belleville St., Wellington, ON.
Hours: Saturday 10-5pm and Sunday 10-4pm. Show features an arena full of quilts; Merchants’ Mall; Guest Artists; Demonstrations; Raffle Quilt; Judged Quilts; Members’ Boutique; Scissor Sharpener; Vintage Sewing Machine display, Cafe. Admission $8. Bus groups eligible for a 25% discount on Admission! Free Parking and fully accessible. For more info, visit https://pecqguild.weebly.com/2020-quilt-show.html

**July 25, 26: "Quilts in the Village"
Black Creek Pioneer Village presents "Quilts in the Village". It is held at Black Creek Pioneer Village, 1000 Murray ross Pkwy, North York, ON. It runs both days from 11am to 5pm. A day of history, mixed with creativity and inspiration, awaits! For more information visit https://quiltsinthevillage.wordpress.com/

 

AUGUST

August 13 to 16: Canada's Biggest Fibre Festival 2020
Twist Fibre Festival  2020  Canada's biggest Fibre Festival, held at 530 Rue Charles Auguste Montreuil, Saint-Andre-Avelin. August 13-16.  Workshop schedule available in March; program and exhibitors available in April on website. It features 4 days of workshops and 3 days of festivities. For more information, visit: https://festivaltwist.org/en/twist-fibre-festival/#

 

SEPTEMBER

September 1-4 : Quilt Canada 2020 in Edmonton - CANCELLED
Quilt Canada 2020 has been postponed till Sept 1 - 4. For more information, visit https://canadianquilter.com/quilt-canada-2020/

 

OCTOBER

October 16, 17: Fibre Fling 2020 Exhibition and Sale Event
Out-of-the-Box(OOTB)’s FIBRE FLING 2020, at Kitchissippi United Church, 630 Island Park Drive, Ottawa, Ontario. Friday, October 16, 10 am – 8 pm  and Saturday, October 17, 10 am – 5 pm. Admission is $5. Out-of-the-Box expects to showcase over 200 original artworks from over 40 individual fibre artists.  Their one of a kind pieces range from art quilts, wearables (scarves, hats, jackets, etc), to appliqué, embroidery and bead works; and demonstrate a wide range of textile techniques both traditional such as knitting and crocheting) and contemporary applications such as felting, free motion/thread painting and mixed media to name just a few. For more information visit: https://www.out-of-the-box.org/index.html

October 30, 31: Quilting in the Pumpkin Patch
Quinte Quilters Guild presents "Quilting in the Pumpkin Patch ", at Quinte Christian Hight School, 138 Wallbridge Loyalist Rd, Belleville, ON, Hours: Friday 10-6pm; Saturday 9-4pm. Admission $8. Children under 12 free. Show features a Raffle Quilt and Baskets, Member's Marketplace, Tea/Lunch Room, Vendor Demonstrations, youth Quilt Display, Ven000dors. For more info, visit https://www.quintequiltersguild.ca/2016Sky/QuiltShow.htm

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MAY

May 18-23: EAC Seminar - Magical Mystery
The Marigold Guild of Needle Arts is pleased to invite you to "Seminar 2021– Marical Mystery", at Executive Vancouver Airport Hotel, Richmond, BC. This is the annual Embroidery Association of Canada meeting of embroiderers. For more details, visit https://eac-acb.ca/seminar2020/

May 28, 29: Quilt Show & Sale 2021
The Thousand Island Quilters' Guild presents their Quilt Show & Sale 2021 at the Brockville Memorial Centre, Magedoma Drive, Brockville, Ontario. Hours: Friday 10am to 6pm and Saturday 10am to 4pm. An excellent display of quilted items in a wide range of show categories. Visit the TIQG Boutique for a beautiful hand-made quilts & quilted items for sale. Watch demonstrations of Quilting Techniques – Tools – Gadgets – Antique Bed Turning & more... Visit our Merchant Mall– for your “Shopper-tunity”. Take a break in our Tearoom. Check out our Silent Auction items and Community Quilts displays. Admission is $8. For more information, visit https://thousandislandsquiltersguild.com/

JULY

July 10, 11: "A Stitch in Time 2021"
The Prince Edward County Quilters' Guild presents "A Stitch in Time 2021" at the Wellington and District Community Centre, Lehigh Arean, 111 Belleville St., Wellington, ON.
Hours: Saturday 10-5pm and Sunday 10-4pm. Show features an arena full of quilts; Merchants’ Mall; Guest Artists; Demonstrations; Raffle Quilt; Judged Quilts; Members’ Boutique; Scissor Sharpener; Vintage Sewing Machine display, Cafe. Admission $8. Bus groups eligible for a 25% discount on Admission! Free Parking and fully accessible. For more info, visit https://pecqguild.weebly.com/2020-quilt-show.html

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MARCH

March 25, 26: Quilt Fever 2022
The Etobicoke Quilters' Guild presents "Quilt Fever 2022 - A Quilting Journey" at Neilson Park Creative Centre, 56 Neilson Dr, Etobicoke, ON. Hours: Friday and Saturday 10-5pm. Admission $10. The show is EQG's biennial and will be professionally judged. It features displays of quilts and quilt art exhibited in multiple galleries. Activities include daily draws and prizes with pick-to-win as well as a Members' Boutique, Bistro and Merchant Mall. For more information visit: https://www.etobicokequiltersguild.com

 

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