Hello, It was a shame that we could not hold our annual conference, Quilt Canada, in Edmonton this year. We were unable to hold workshops, introduce some fabulous key-note speakers, tempt you with goodies from a large market mall, display the challenges put out to guilds, individuals and youth, and most disappointing is that we … Continue reading CQA TrendTex Challenge Update
Cathy Price, with her entry "Garden Dreams" is the winner of our Guild's CQA 2020 Member Challenge "Gateway to Adventure". Cathy was selected by 35 of the 61 votes sent in by guild members. A photo of her entry will be sent to CQA for the Virtual Tour Challenge against all the other Canadian Guilds. … Continue reading And We Have a Winner!
We have some beautiful member submissions for the CQAs Gateway to Adventure Challenge. It's now time to cast your vote. We would usually do this at our monthly Guild meeting. Since that's not possible this year, we are asking members only to vote via email or text. You'll find the 4 entries, with pictures and artist statement of each … Continue reading VOTE on Guild “Gateway to Adventure” Entries
Because of the COVID-19 isolation, and even though Quilt Canada is cancelled, the Canadian Quilters' Association (CQA) will be doing a VIRTUAL TOUR of the winners of the "Gateway to Adventure" Member Guild Challenge 2020. So this is what we are doing. I need to know who wants to enter. I need a picture of … Continue reading CQA “Gateway to Adventure” Update
Nine Lanark guild members entered the Canadian Quilter's Association 2019 guild challenge — use the Pantone 2019 Colour of the Year - Ultra Violet - along with two other colours and create a mini quilt in the theme of "Quilting Goes Viral". And Hope Bell was our winner, with the entry at left. … Continue reading CQA “Quilting Goes Viral” Challenge