Links

Welcome to our links page.

We will be adding to this regularly.

Our guild holds a “Guild Membership” with The Canadian Quilters Association. Many of our members also hold individual memberships. We encourage quilters of all skill levels to join this enthusiastic group and promote quilting across Canada. Membership includes 4 publications per year, first choice selection to conference courses, plus many other perks.

www.canadianquilter.com

From time to time, other Alberta Quilt Guilds let us know about activities that may interest our members.  Here are a few upcoming events

The  Ujamaa Grandmas let us know that their annual Fabric and Yarn Sale is May 3-5,2024 in support of the Stephen Lewis Foundation. Do you have something you'd like to donate or are you interested in shopping for some bargains? For further  information click Ujamaa Grandmas 2024

The Sheep Creek Weavers are having a Craft, Fibre & Art Supplies Stash Sale in the Ranchers Hall at the Millarville Race Track from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday May 4, 2024. This sale is being held in conjunction with the Spring Millarville Farmers’ Market which will be held throughout the Racetrack grounds with vendors selling hand sewn items, iron work, foodstuffs, jewelry and much more. For more information, click on POSTER SHEEP CREEK WEAVERS FIBRE STASH SALE

Sherwood Park Quilt Guild is pleased to announce their upcoming quilt show on May 4 and 5, 2024. For the details click SPQG Quilt Show

The Heritage Park Quilt Show in Calgary which runs from May 25, 2024 to May 26, 2024 is encouraging  our members to submit their quilts to their show – registration is open and ends on March 31st.  Entrants will receive a full day coupon for entry to attend a day at the event.

Event information, quilt registration, volunteer and vendor opportunities  are available at the Heritage Park website: https://heritagepark.ca/events/festival-of-quilts

And finally - watch  their new  Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/CalgaryFOQ for updates.

 

Bow River Quilt Guild Quilt Show - Along The Bow at Al Azhar Event Centre, Calgary May 31-June 1, 2024.   For further information click below:

Bow River Quilt Guild Show

The Sugar Pine Company is a locally owned and operated quilt store extraordinaire. It offers a huge fabric selection and gives a 10% discount to guild members.

  www.thesugarpine.com

 

 Our guild is based in the Town of Canmore. Check out the community that likes to   “Play more, Do more, Live more”.      

   www.canmore.ca

Canmore Alberta is home to a very active arts community. Our guild has been asked to become a member of the new community arts centre. For info on the arts centre, check out our local community website at the Canmore Community Arts Centre -

News & Updates: www.mountainartsfoundation.com

 

Quilt Instructor Lori Dickman      quiltingwithlori.com 

In October 2023,Lori extended an invitation to our guild to participate in her Mystery Quilt Classes.   Lori is now offering a Spring 2024 Mystery Class.  The link can be found here:

https://quiltingwithlori.com/upcoming-events/mystery-quilt-classes/

Lori posted these video tutorials, along with the PDF of instructions out on her YouTube Channel for quilters to easily access whenever they’d like to… The link to her Channel is HERE  

Check her website for details      quiltingwithlori.com 

Here is an interesting article on copyrights written by Susan Carlson. Click here