Quilting Links


B.C. QUILT SHOPS – SOUTH COAST

SEWING MACHINE MAINTENANCE & REPAIR – MEMBER RECOMMENDED

LONG ARM QUILTERS – MEMBER RECOMMENDED

  • Carol Lifford.  “Quilt For You.”  163 Schoolhouse Street, Coquitlam, B.C.  Phone: 604-524-1008.  Carol’s quilting business is at the same location and has the same phone number as their Budget Mini Storage business.
  • Wendy Margerm.  “Threadtales Machine Quilting.”  Phone:  604-523-6891.  Cell:  604-218-6804.  Email:  threadtalesquilting@gmail.com.  Wendy’s blog:  www.snippetsofaquilter.blogspot.com.  Drop off and pick up service at Stitch & Bobbin Quilting and Sewing Supplies, North Vancouver, B.C.
  • Lauren Tolhurst.  “Busy Bobbin Longarm Quilting.”  Custom freemotion quilting.  #410-1590 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver, B.C.  Located near Granville Island.  Tel:  604-739-6005.  Cell:  604-612-1575.  Email:  Quilted@lightspeed.ca.  Web:  Lauren on Facebook.

QUILTING ATTRACTIONS

B.C. QUILT GUILDS – SOUTH COAST

QUILTING ASSOCIATIONS

  • Canadian Quilters Association (CQA).  A national organization formed in 1981 to promote quilting, appliqué and patchwork and to link quilt-makers across the country.
  • Fibre Art Network (FAN).  Professional fibre artists of Western Canada showcasing original, creative fibre arts.
  • Northwest Quilt Connection (NQC).  Quilters from British Columbia and Washington State meet and listen to guest speakers.  Meetings are held five times a year – in January, March, May, September, and November.  Four of the meetings are held in the USA; one meeting is held in Canada.
  • Quilts of Valour Canada.  This national organization, formed in 2009, supports injured Canadian Armed Forces members, past and present, with quilts of comfort.