“Zooming” for Your Bee Group

The EDQG holds a Zoom license that allows us to host our monthly meetings, our board meetings, workshops, sew days, and retreats. Committees use the license to hold meetings to plan the many activities that are being organized to help everyone continue to feel connected. It is also used by several “bee groups” including Stitching…

EDQG Online Square Store is Now Available!

Members now have the opportunity to pay for membership, workshops, and retreats online via the EDQG Online Square Store. https://edmonton-and-district-quilters-guild.square.site/ This is an expansion of the guild’s existing Square account that members were able to use at our in person meetings for payments.  This online store is similar to any you will have seen on…

Door Prizes Via Zoom Meetings

Our new way of “drawing” for door prizes is based on the Zoom participant list. Once you log in on Zoom for the meeting, please make sure that your first and last name appear on the participant list.  If your participant name shows up as iPad or a nickname or even just a first name,…

EDQG Salutes it’s 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. During this difficult time, these businesses are striving to support the quilting community through a variety of creative means. If you need quilting supplies or long arm services,…

Discover Alberta’s History One Quilt at a Time

Attention Guild Members, Lucie Heins, a fellow guild member and Assistant Curator, Daily Life and Leisure, at the Royal Alberta Museum has been researching and documenting quilts throughout Alberta for the past 10 years to capture the history of Alberta quiltmakers and their quilts.  She has writtien a coffee table-style book filled with stories and pictures…

Want a BARGAIN?

Use your DEBIT CARD! Would you like to use your DEBIT CARD instead of carrying extra cash or a credit card for EDQG events and/or products? As you already know, it costs an extra % on every purchase for the Guild to allow you to pay with your credit card. However, now you can pay…