News and Upcoming Events

News and Upcoming Events

  FFAA wants you to have a say in the upcoming 2020 competition theme. Let us know what you think our next theme should be.

Enter  your great idea, along with a few sentences, on our website before August 15, 2017. Winning theme will be awarded $50 cash! Entry link to be posted soon.
In case of duplicate entries, first one submitted wins, so enter now! Open to all FFAA members. Mail in entries will be accepted, and can be sent to our PO Box.
Theme name will become property of FFAA. Judges decision is final.

Leduc Black Gold Quilt Patch Guild.

 Follow them on facebook They are  selling raffle tickets for FOUR STUNNING QUILTS to support the Guild and Black Gold Health Foundation. Only 2000 tickets sold and the draw date is October 14, 2017. Get your $5 tickets through a member of the guild.   

Edmonton Rug Hooking Guild

will be hosting their next meeting on September 7, 2017, Pleasantview Community League.

The Edmonton & District Quilters Guild

no events currently planned

Evergreen Spinners and Weavers Guild 

no events currently planned

Edmonton Needlecraft Guild

no events currently planned


Edmonton Weavers’ Guild

no events currently planned


FFAA Sponsored Workshops


We are proud to host Bettina Matzkuhn Oct 18 – 22, 2017

Please see our workshop page for details.


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 Royal Alberta Museum is accepting Alberta-based artist submissions on their website at