Wednesday, January 30, 2013

SAQA Parlour Meeting scheduled for February 25th in Kingston

Everyone welcome and encouraged to join us for a full day of sharing.
Your Committee invites you to enjoy the
SAQA TRUNK SHOW now visiting Ontario
 45 pieces of beautiful art
created by SAQA members from around the world
(to be shared after lunch)
Monday, February 25th
10:30 - 3 pm
St. John's Anglican Church
41 Church St. (in Portsmouth Village), Kingston

Food: Coffee and tea provided. Please bring finger-food snacks to share and/or a brown-bag lunch
*** A $5 donation is requested to cover the cost of the hall and coffee, cream, etc.
RSVP to Susan Farber at


10:30 Show and Share

11:30 Lunch – start your lunch or grab a snack and coffee

11:45 Group Discussion - How to price your work

12:15 Meeting Committee - results of survey

12:25 SAQA Business

12:45 Break

1:00 SAQA Trunk Show (Bethany)

Friday, January 11, 2013

SUSAN STRACHAN JOHNSON Solo Exhibition Open at Greenwood Gallery, Guelph through March 2, 2013


Affairs of the Heart

A Fibre Art Show by Susan Strachan Johnson

January 12 to March 2, 2013

Artist in Attendance, Saturday January 19, 2 to 4 p.m.

Greenwood Gallery, Guelph

275 Woolwich Street, (cross street London Rd) Guelph, Ontario (519) 822 2790

Opening Hours: Mon to Sat, 10 to 5 p.m. Closed Sun      
Further Information from 519 856 2364

Monday, January 7, 2013

This is a Quilt, Trunk B

"This is a Quilt"  Trunk B will also be at the Out of the Box Meeting  Jan 21rst, 2013, at the Ottawa Citizen Building, 7:00pm.Guests are welcome for $5.00. At the same meeting there will be a presentation on the history of felting by Maggie Glossop

Sunday, January 6, 2013

SOULPLAY Exhibition Opening at Mississippi Mills Textile Museum

Join SAQA members Carolyn Gibbs and Sharon Collins as well as other Soulplay members at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum for their "Transitions by SOULPLAY" Exhibit.
The Exhibition will run from  Jan.29th through Feb 23rd, 2013.
Please join the SOULPLAY members for their Vernisage on 
Sat. Feb. 2nd, 2013
 2 -4pm
The Museum is located at 3 Rosamond Street in the Village of Almonte. Please see the Mississippi Mills Textile Museum website for driving driving directions and winter hours.

Saturday, January 5, 2013

Central SAQA parlor meeting date

OOPS! the date for the parlor meeting at Maki House is January 17th, 11:30 to 4:30. Sharon

This is a Quilt, Trunk B

“This is a Quilt” trunk B is in Ottawa.
 It will be at the SAQA Central parlor meeting, Maki House, 19 Leeming dr., Nepean ON. 11:30am till 4:30pm. Meeting is open to SAQA members and guests. Please let me know if you are attending and if you would like any agenda items. Bring a Box lunch. I hope to see you there. Sharon,

 Here are some other open opportunities to see the exhibit. There are a few more closed meetings and there are some open meetings in the works. In mid Feb. the Trunk will go from Ottawa to the Kingston area.

-The first place to see it is Monday Jan. 7th, 7:00pm, St. Anthony’s Soccer club off Preston, at the Ottawa Valley Quilters Guild meeting. Visitors are welcome to attend the meeting for $5.00.

-Arnprior and District Quilters Guild Jan. 23rd, 7:00pm, visitors are welcome for a fee.