Friday, February 17, 2012

THIS is a QUILT!! Opens at Stratford Perth Museum on Route #8 in Stratford's west end

SAQA Central Canada member, Micaela Fitzsimmons,  invites all members to visit the STRATFORD PERTH MUSEUM between now and April 14th to enjoy the amazing  SAQA Trunk "C" (Canada) Exhibition in a shared exhibit of over 40 small quilts created by SAQA members along with a number of the Startford/Perth area's beautiful Heritage Quilts from the Museum's Collection. Please see the Museum's website for more information and directions at

Thursday, February 16, 2012

KAREN GOETZINGER to Instruct Sketchbook and Mark Making Course at Ottawa School of Art

Sketchbooks and Mark Making for Textile Artists
Through exploration of the purposes of a sketchbook, this workshop provides an inspirational platform from which to discover your personal style and develop your practice. The different approaches include stamping and collage; fabric and thread; annotation and drawing; and exploring themes and concepts. Supply list available upon registration.

Teacher:Karen Goetzinger
Category:Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Spots Remaining:9
Start Date:03/03/2012
End Date:03/04/2012
Schedule:Saturday from 09:30 - 16:00
Sunday from 09:30 - 16:00

For more details and registrations information:
Karen Goetzinger

Monday, February 13, 2012

ANNA HERGERT to teach at Weekend Workshop with Lecture in Prescott, ON , Sept. 7-9, 2012




A Workshop Weekend presented by

Pat Lemaire and Cathy Breedyk Law

Sept 7th , 8th & 9th

at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 97

141 Henry St. W, Prescott

Classes Friday, Saturday & Sunday

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

$225.00 includes 3-day class and lecture

Only sixteen seats available.

For Workshop brochure/details and to register contact : Pat Lemaire at

1-613-925-3987 Send cheque to 32 Mary Street, Johnstown, Ont. K0E 1T1

"TO THE SEA" accepted into OH CANADA Exhibition in Cincinnati for June 2012

SHARON COLLINS, our SAQA Central Canada Co-Rep, has received notification that her beautiful landscape, TO THE SEA, will be part of the OH CANADA 2012 Exhibition at the International Quilt Festival, Cincinnati, Ohio in June 2012. The quilt will be included in the IQF Special Exhibition Series which will travel throughout the year to Long Beach, CA and Houston, TX.

Congratulations to Sharon. Her beautiful quilts have received many accolades and are truly representative of her talent as a landscape artist. Hoping to hear that many more SAQA Central member artists have been accepted into this prestigious exhibition.

To contact Sharon for more information or see her gallery of quilts, visit her website: