Quilt Events for 2017

CANADA’S BIG QUILT BEE: As part of Canada’s 150th celebrations Canadian Quilters’ Assoc. wants enough quilt blocks, tops and quilts to make 1000 quilts for Ronald McDonald Houses across Canada!  Check out http://www.canadianquilter.com/ or contact the shop for details on making the blocks.

SPRING SHOP HOP: May 4, 5, 6. Five shops. Have FUN collecting the pieces for the mystery project. Ye Olde Fabric Shoppe - Stratford, The Quilt Place, - Shakespeare, Heart'n Home & Quilting by Design - New Hamburg & Creative Sisters - Kitchener

FALL SHOP HOP: Nov. 2, 3, 4. Have fun collecting the pieces for the mystery project from five shops - Ye Olde Fabric Shoppe - Stratford, The Quilt Place, - Shakespeare, Heart'n Home & Quilting by Design - New Hamburg & Creative Sisters - Kitchener. Specials, prizes and draws.

JULY SHOP HOP: July 3 – 31. 15 participating shops. Collect the free block kits. http://www.julyshophop.com/home.html

ROW BY ROW EXPERIENCE: June 21 – Sept 5. 2017 theme is ‘On the Go!’
Collect the free patterns at participating shops. http://www.rowbyrowexperience.com/ontario-row-by-row-experience.htm

 

UP COMING QUILT SHOWS:

  • 'Quilter Treasures Quilt Show' 2017: April 22 & 23 by Rayside Balfour Stitchery & Quilting Guild, Azilda, ON 705-587-2428
  • Stitches in Bloom’ Quilt Show': May 5 & 6 by Chatham-Kent Quilt Guild, Chatham, ON http://www.chathamkentquiltersguild.com/

  • 'Canadian Kaleidoscope 150 Years in the Making': May 6 & May 7. The Quinte Quilters' Guild, Belleville, ON  www.quintequiltersguild.ca
  • ‘Quilts at the Rouge’ Quilt Show: May 6 & 7 by Rouge Valley Quilters’ Guild , Pickering, ON www.rvqg.com
     
  • The Grand National 2017 'OH! Canada', May7 - Sept 3, at Joseph Schneider Haus, Kitchener, ON     www.grandnationalquiltshow.ca 
  • 'Quilt 150 Squared': May 15 - June 10.  by St. Marys Museum, St. Marys, ON  
               Contact  quilt150squared@gmail.com , 519-284-1508   www.quilt150squared.com    

              Merchant Market: May 25, 26 & 27. Quilt Essentials, St. Jacobs, ON

  • 'Canada150, A Celebration of Art Through Fibre: June 8 - 11, Three venues in Ailsa Craig and Park Hill, ON    ailsacraigquiltfestival.ca 
  • 'Quaker Quilt Guild Quilt Show': June 9 & 10. Norwich Museum, Norwich, ON

  • ‘Stitching Among Friends’: June 10 & 11 by Quilting Corners Guild, Alliston, ON http://aqcguild.edublogs.org/quilt-show-2013/

  • Quilt Canada: June 14 – 17 by Canadian Quilters’ Association, Toronto, ON www.canadianquilter.com

  • 'North Lambton Quilters Guild Quilt Show': June 22 – 24, Lambton Heritage Museum, Grand Bend, ON

                  http://www.lambtonmuseums.ca/events/north-lambton-quilters-guild-show-2/

  •   'Crystal Palace Centenary' 2017 Mitchell Fall Fair, September 1 - 3Needlecraft Theme "Canada 150" entries welome. www.mitchellfair.com
  • 2017 Quilt Exhibit: October 13 & 14 by Waterloo County Quilters' Guild, RIM Park, Waterloo, ON   wcquiltersguild.on.ca
  • Canada Strong and Quilting! Oct. 13 & 14 by Halton Hills Quilter' Guild, Norval (Halton Hills, ON  www.hhqg.ca
  • creativfestival: October 26 - 28. International Centre, Toronto