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Cherry Blossoms: A Textile Translation 2018

The Silk Purse Arts Centre in West Vancouver is currently exhibiting works by 26 talented fibre artists, who are sharing their interpretations of the cherry blossom. Photographs of the art on display are not permitted, so you will have to … Continue reading

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Desert Guilds Quilt Show 2018

From Moira … Here are some pictures from the Desert Guilds Quilt Show which is a joint show by the Cactus Sew-Ables, Coachella Valley and Pass Patchers Quilt Guilds.  This was their 10th Biennial Quilt Show held in Palm Springs … Continue reading

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Thom Atkins – Bead Embellished Quilts

Many thanks to Moira S for sharing this story about her recent visit to a quilt guild in Southern California. “I attended the Coachella Valley Quilt Guild meeting on Saturday. The speaker was Thom Atkins who did a wonderful talk … Continue reading

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Quilts in Our Community – A Quilt Show by the Sunshine Coast Quilters’ Guild

The Sunshine Coast Quilters’ Guild presented a quilt show called “Quilts in Our Community” on June 17-18 in Sechelt, B.C. From Moira … “It was a great show.  The planning and execution went very smoothly.  We had lots of volunteers and the … Continue reading

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Quilts in the Chapel – A Big Show by a Small Guild

Some photos from Quilts in the Chapel, a quilt show presented on June 10 at St. Martin’s Anglican Church in North Vancouver, B.C. by the Grouse Mountain Day Quilters Guild.  A wide variety of quilts and a showcase of talent and … Continue reading

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FibreWorks Studio & Gallery – Art in Yurts

FibreWorks Studio & Gallery is located on B.C.’s beautiful Sunshine Coast just north of Madeira Park. Studios and galleries are housed in a cluster of yurts, with wooden decking providing space for open air activities when weather permits.

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Botanical Reflections – A Quilt Show at VanDusen Garden

Images from the “Botanical Reflections” mixed fibre art exhibit at VanDusen Botanical Garden.  Presented by the Fibre Art Network in a gallery adjacent to the public admission area.  Until March 15, 2017. more photos and information here

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Modern Quilt Showcase – A Vancouver Modern Quilt Guild Show

The Vancouver Modern Quilt Guild recently held their first quilt show called Modern Quilt Showcase.  Over 100 modern quilts made by guild members were shown. The eye-catching, creative quilts on display represented new directions in quilt making such as the use … Continue reading

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A Visit to Quilt Canada 2016

Seymour Quilters’ Guild member Jenifer B. attended Quilt Canada 2016, the Canadian Quilters’ Association national quilt show held in June in Toronto, Ontario. Over 400 quilts made by quilters from across Canada were on display, including the National Juried Show in Art, Miniature, … Continue reading

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Lions Gate Quilters Guild Show

North Shore quilters and many others had the pleasure recently of being able to gather at the Lions Gate Quilters Guild biennial quilt show. This event was staged at the Sportsplex at Capilano University in North Vancouver, B.C.  Over 200 quilts were on display in … Continue reading

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