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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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Botany Inspired Stitches – A Quilt Show

Fraser Valley Quilters’ Guild has curated a very beautiful exhibition of quilts called “Botany Inspired Stitches” at VanDusen Botanical Garden.  Flowers, gardens, and landscapes have been created in fabric by quilt artists using stunning colour palettes and intricate techniques. The quilts are on display in … Continue reading

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Desert Guilds Quilt Show, California

Moira S. recently attended the Desert Guilds Quilt Show in Palm Springs, California.  The show is a biennial fundraising event for three local guilds — the Coachella Valley Desert Guild, the Cactus Sew-ables from Yucca Valley and the Pass Patchers … Continue reading

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Judy Farrow, Textile Artist

Judy Farrow is a textile artist who lives in Parksville, B.C. She lived for many years in the Northwest Territories (now called Nunavut), in Iqaluit on Baffin Island and in Yellowknife.  She worked as a teacher and researcher and travelled … Continue reading

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NQC September 2015

Marilyn C. Last Saturday Isabelle J. and I attended the Northwest Quilt Connection meeting in Mount Vernon, Washington.  The speaker was Susan Mayer, a prolific quilt maker and pattern designer.  Her topic was “Tips for a Perfect Quilt” along with … Continue reading

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Sue Spargo at La Conner Quilt Museum

Sue Spargo‘s work is on exhibit at the La Conner Quilt and Textile Museum.  Sue attended the opening of her exhibit.  She is friendly and willing to share her methods for textured / embellished quilting. At the opening she walked attendees … Continue reading

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Quilt BC 2013 in Penticton

Quilt BC in Penticton was great!! On Thursday evening we were able to visit the merchant mall.  It was excellent with stores that are all over BC and a few that are online. We could also see the Trend Tex … Continue reading

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