Pacific Northwest Quilt & Fiber Arts Museum (formerly La Conner Musem )
- New upcoming exhibits Jan 4 – Apr 30, 2017 http://www.qfamuseum.org/
- Needlework Samplers –Mar 1-29,2017 Contemporary and vintage samplers will be on exhibit.
Mar 24-25, 2017, Abbotsford Creativ Festival WEST. Abbotsford Tradex Fri 9-6, Sat 9-5 $12 (2 day pass)
March 31-April 1, 2017, Basket of Quilts – Creston Valley Quilters’ Guild Biennial Quilt Show, Creston & District Community Complex 312 19 Ave N, Creston, BC Fri 10-8; Sat 10-4 Admission $5 Contact litlelongpre(at)gmail.com
April 7-April 8, 2017, Double O Quilt Show, Oliver, BC Fri 10 to 6pm Sat 10 to 4 pm Admission Free Contact Apricotcottagestudio@gmail.com
April 28-30, 2017, Strathcona Stitches Coastal Colours & Connections Quilting Conference & Juried Quilt Show. Campbell River, BC – Instructional workshops, Merchant Mall and daily lectures and demos. Participants will learn the latest quilting trends & techniques and develop new skills from acclaimed West Coast quilting instructors Carol, Seeley, Susan Purney, Mark and Brandy Lynn Moslowski.
May 6-May 7, 2017 Quilts By The Bay 2017 – Boundary Bay Quilters Guild, South Delta Recreation Centre 1720 56th St Delta, BC, Hours 10-4 Admission $6 Contact daante10(at)hotmail.com Details – We will be celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday! Special Displays include Quilts of Valour, Comfort Quilts, Challenge Quilts, Featured Quilter, Guild Boutique, Raffle Quilts and Baskets, Merchant’s Mall and much more… www.boundarybayquiltersguild.ca
May 20-May 22, 2017 Empire Days Quilt Show – Comox Valley Schoolhouse Quilters’ Guild Cumberland Cultural Centre 2674 Dunsmuir Avenue Cumberland, BC Hours Sat & Sun 10-5; Mon 10-4 Admission $5 (under 12 free) Contact quilterthomas(at)gmail.com Details Quilt Raffle, Guild Boutique, Raffle Baskets, Merchant Mall, Tea Room. www.schoolhousequilters.com
June 14-17, 2017 Quilt Canada –International Centre Toronto, Canada
June 17-18 Quilts in our Community-Sunshine Coast Quilters Guild, 10-4pm each day at the Sechelt Indian Band Hall, 5532 Sunshine Coast Hwy (behind McDonalds). Admission $8.00 (children 12 under free)
June 23-June 24, 2017 Patchwork Nation – Fraser Valley Quilters Guild, George Preston Rec Centre, 20699 42 Ave. Langley, BC Hours 10-5 Admission $7.00: men free Contact fvqgeditor(at)gmail.com Details- A ton of quilts on display, also the Challenge quilts display, a fabulous Merchant’s Mall, Member’s Market, Tea Room and Heritage room and Raffle tickets for sale. fvqg.org/
June 24, 2017 – Pieces of history, re-stitched – RJ Haney Heritage Village & Museum in partnership with The Di-Versity Heritage Quilt group’. Salmon Arm, BC 10-7, $6.00 at gate. Women & War story quilts, remembrance with poppies
To celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday the Canadian Quilters’ Association is hosting Canada’s Big Quilt Bee. Our goal is to make and donate 1000 quilts for kids at Ronald MacDonald Houses across Canada. For more information see the attached or at the following website http://www.canadianquilter.com/events/quilt-canada-2017-quilting-bee.php Trend-Tex Quilters Challenge 2017 http://www.canadianquilter.com/photo-gallery/trend-tex-quilters-challenge.php
Grand National Quilt Show ‘Oh Canada’ May 2 – Sept 3, 2017 http://www.grandnationalquiltshow.ca/
Guild Rosette Invitational Quilt Show.
The CQA/ACC will hold a Guild Rosette Invitational Quilt Show as part of Quilt Canada 2017 in Toronto Ontario. If you have:
· A quilt that won a CQA/ACC Rosette at your Guild quilt show during 2016 AND
· A photo of the quilt with its ribbon was posted on the CQA/ACC website listed in your Rosette letter before the end of 2016 then you are eligible to enter your quilt in the Guild Rosette Invitational.
· The entry process will open on February 1, 2017 (Note – entries will not be accepted before February 1st.) Due to space limitations, the first 25 quilts with completed entry forms will accepted in the Guild Rosette Invitational.
The entry form as well as the full entry process can be found at: https://www.canadianquilter.com/events/quilt-canada-2017-rosette-invitational.php