Edmonton and District Quilters’ Guild

EDQG Membership is open to anyone with an interest in Quilting!

The EDQG is a member of FFAA and all members of EDQG may access programs and workshops offered by FFAA. Check out their website for all their upcoming events.

Festival of Quilts

The guild hosts a quilt show biannually.

The next show will be in June 2025.

About EDQG

The Edmonton & District Quilters’ Guild (EDQG) is a non-profit organization that started in 1979 with 35 members that has grown to over 200 members.

The objectives of the guild are to:

  • To contribute to the knowledge of and to promote the appreciation of fine quilts,
  • To sponsor and support quilting activities,
  • To encourage quilt making and collecting,
  • To contribute to the growth of knowledge of quilting techniques, textiles, patterns,
    history and quilt-makers, through educational meetings, travel, and fellowship.

The EDQG is run by volunteers who oversee the operation of the guild.  The following paragraphs outline a few of the activities of the Guild.

monthly meetings

Third Wednesday of the month (exception December, July and August) at 7pm

ATA (Alberta Teacher’s Association)
11010 142 St NW, Edmonton, AB

Can also attend via Zoom (contact membership@edqg.ca for more information)

mailing address

Edmonton & District Quilters’ Guild
PO BOX 68004 RPO BONNIE DOON
Edmonton, AB T6C 4N6

Email

This Month’s Newsletter

Library Update — June 2024
Library Update — June 2024

Library Update - June 2024May was the last month for library at our meetings this season. Thank you for your support of the library this year, our book raffles, and the May used book sale! The money raised will purchase new books for the library. A list of the books...

Membership Drive
Membership Drive

2024 Membership DriveMembers who renew and pay their dues by June 30 will be eligible to win a beautiful basket brimming with quilting treats. And new members are eligible as well, so if you have a friend who is thinking of joining, please let them know of this offer....

June 2024
June 2024

Paula RaffertyMy Latest Adventures in QuiltingWe are excited to have Paula Rafferty join us for the EDQG year-end celebration!June 2024It has been six years since Paula last visited Edmonton, and she has returned with a presentation brimming with her adventures and...

Donate to the Endowment Fund

EDQG Salutes Our Advertisers

The EDQG is grateful to the many businesses that advertise in the members’ monthly newsletter. Their on-going support through door prize donations makes each monthly meeting special.
If you need quilting supplies or long arm services, check out the businesses listed.

Bulletin Board Highlights

Fabric Sale

Arthritis has taken over so regrettably I have to sell my fabric stash etc. Fabric, varying cut sizes including big enough for backing, at $7/meter. Fabric sold as cut. Kits, craft hangers, and accessories at 50% retail. 3 UFOs – Christmas themed panels which need to...

Wanted: Volunteers for FFAA Casino Night

Encouraging, fostering, and developing excellence and appreciation of fibre as an art form CALL FOR CASINO VOLUTEERS FRIDAY JULY 19 AND SATURDAY JULY 20 www.focusonfibreart.org FFAA 2024 Casino July 19 and July 20, 2024 FFAA is most fortunate to be the recipient of...

Resources for EDQG Members (Zoom and FFAA space)

Resources for EDQG MembersZoom MeetingsFFAA SpaceHold Your Own Zoom MeetingsThe EDQG pays for a ZOOM account in order to hold our monthly guild meetings.  We are able to host up to 99 people per session.  As a paid member of our guild, you have access to the use of...

Membership, Have you created your website account yet?

If you are having difficulties doing so, please check out these documents showing you:
-How to Create an Account.
-How to Reset your Password.
-Information about “Profile” Page