News and Upcoming Events

Open for registration now   FFAA Felting Skills Workshop with Carolyn Agopsowicz August 18, 2018

NEW  FFAA Natalie Grambow Creativity and Colour Workshops August 2018

NEW  FFAA Melissa Arnold Felting Workshops September 2018

FFAA Climate Change 2018 Juried Competition and Exhibition

Enterprise Square Atrium, 10230 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton AB

Opening reception Sunday, May 6, 2018  2-4 pm  

Exhibition runs May 3 – July 3, 2018

Demonstrations of fibre art techniques during The Works, June 21 – July 3, 2018

Friday June 22 
6 – 9 pm – Rug Hooking

Saturday June 23
noon – 3 pm – Rug Hooking

Sunday June 24
noon – 3 pm – Weaving, Rug Hooking, Appliqué Quilting
3 – 6 pm – Promise Quilt

Monday June 25
noon – 3 pm – Weaving, Knitting, Embroidery

Tuesday June 26
noon – 3 pm – Fibre Art, Quilting, Knitting, Weaving
3 – 6 pm – Weaving

Wednesday June 27
noon – 3 pm – Fibre Art, Quilting
3 – 6 pm – Weaving

Thursday June 28
noon – 3 pm – Quilting, Kantha Embroidery
3 – 6 pm – Quilting, Clean finish binding


Friday June 29
noon – 3 pm – Appliqué Quilting
3 – 6 pm – Promise Quilt

Saturday June 30
noon – 3 pm – Rug Hooking, Appliqué Quilting
3 – 6 pm – Promise Quilt

Sunday July 1
noon – 3 pm – Rug Hooking

Monday July 2
noon – 3 pm – Appliqué Quilting
3 – 6 pm – Promise Quilt

Member Guilds Meeting Dates and Times

Alberta Council for the Ukrainian Arts

Vintage sale of Ukrainian items begins June 23, 2018 acuarts.ca

Black Gold Quilt Patch Guild

Meets from 7:15 pm to 9:30 pm, the first Wednesday of the month, from September to June. St. David’s United Church, 4614 48 St., Leduc, AB. Visit us on Facebook

Edmonton & District Quilters Guild

Meets on the third Wednesday of the month. We do not meet in December, June, July and August. Our year-end banquet is held in June. Beginning in September 2018 the meetings will be at the ATA Building Auditorium, 11010 142 St NW, Edmonton, AB. Guests are welcome. Please identify yourself at the door. $7 guest fee. Doors open at 6:30 pm. The meeting starts at 7:15 pm.   www.edqg.ca 

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!  www.emqg.ca

Edmonton Needlecraft Guild

Meets the second Tuesday of the month, September to June at 7:30 pm in the lower hall at United on Whyte Pastoral Charge, 7909-82 Ave. NW, Edmonton  www.edmontonneedlecraftguild.com  

Edmonton Rug Hooking Guild

Meets from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, the first Thursday of the month, from September to June. Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 – 57 Avenue, Edmonton AB. edmontonrughookingguild.com

Edmonton Weavers’ Guild

Member groups meet at various times in the Strathcona Community League Hall, at 10139-87 Avenue.  Member groups include weavers and spinners, as well as dyers and felters. In 2018 we are celebrating our 65th Anniversary!  New class offerings have been posted on the website.      edmontonweavers.org

Evergreen Spinners and Weavers Guild

eswg1983@gmail.com   or 780-898-6046

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.