News and Upcoming Events

FFAA Workshops

Registration Open FFAA Felting Skills Workshop with Carolyn Agopsowicz August  11 or 18, 2018

Registration Open FFAA Natalie Grambow Creativity and Colour Workshops August 2018

Registration Open  FFAA Melissa Arnold Felting Workshops September 2018

2018 Climate Change Competition Winners


Viewers’ Choice 

   Spring Drought

   by Sabrina Capune

More photos of winners at Gallery 2018


Demonstrations of fibre art techniques at CreativFestival West

FFAA members will be offering fibre art demos on September 7 & 8, 2018 at CreativFestival West at Millennium Place, 2000 Premier Way, Sherwood Park AB (map).

Volunteers Needed

FFAA members are needed to demonstrate fibre art techniques at upcoming local events, including: Creative Festival West sign up, Sept 6,7,8, and Alberta Culture Days on Sept 30 (link coming soon).

Member Guild Events

Alberta Council for the Ukrainian Arts

Summer break.  Read about 2018-19 events.

Black Gold Quilt Patch Guild

Summer break. Read about 2018-19 activities.

Edmonton & District Quilters Guild

Summer break.  See 2018-19 speakers and workshops

Edmonton Modern Quilt Guild

Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the ORANGE HUB, (formerly known as the west end MacEwan campus) 10045 – 156 St, Edmonton. Doors open at 6:00, meeting starts at 6:30 to 8:30 pm.  We would love your company – the first meeting is free!

Edmonton Needlecraft Guild

Summer break  

Edmonton Rug Hooking Guild

Summer break. Read about workshops. 

Edmonton Weavers’ Guild

Read about 2018-19 classes and workshops.

Evergreen Spinners and Weavers Guild

Summer break.  

Artisan Sales Opportunities

  • The Royal Alberta Museum is looking for Alberta-based artisans and designers who are interested in having their products showcased at the Royal Alberta Museum’s gift shop in their new home in downtown Edmonton. 
  • The Alberta Branded retail store at the Alberta Legislature Visitor Centre showcases a selection of handcrafted works by Alberta artists. Artisans are selected through an annual juried artist showcase that features distinctive pieces curated to represent a specific theme. For 2019 the theme is Influence/Confluence. Submission deadline is August 17, 2018. For additional information or inquiries phone 780.422.3982 .