November 2021

Textile Artist Lorraine Roy will present her artistic journey in words and pictures as she describes how trees wove their way into her art and her heart. Lorraine will describe the variety of non-traditional fabric and thread techniques that have evolved over her 30 year career, and will present a trunk show and slides of…

October 2021

Hobbs Bonded Fibers made a bold commitment to enter the quilt batting market in 1978. They have worked diligently to be the highest quality provider and leader in product development in the industry. At Hobbs Batting, they never forget that quilts are a gift from the heart – an expression of love, commitment, and caring…

September 2021

Hello folks, you are invited to my virtual Trunk Show called “Behind the Seams” with Peter Byrne; please allow me to introduce myself and give you some of the highlights! My name is Peter Byrne. I am a national and international award-winning, published modern quilter, designer and teacher with a deep passion for innovation and…

2020-2021 Speakers

Welcome to our innovative and exciting 2020-21 Program year! We all know that quilters are extremely resourceful people and the onset of COVID and its ramifications has only ignited that drive. We dug deep into our UFO bins and worked on finishing some long forgotten projects. We have been tempted by that sneaky SQUIRREL and…

2019-2020 Speakers

We are very pleased to welcome some dynamic and interesting speakers to present at our monthly meetings in the upcoming (2019-20) program year. We’ve also got a number of workshops lined up to entice your creativity! To whet your appetite…. Here’s what we have confirmed to get our year started! September 18, 2019 – AGM…

2018-2019 Speakers

We are very pleased to welcome the following speakers to present our monthly meetings in the upcoming (2018-19) program year. As we head into our Festival of Quilts Quilt Show year, our intention is to spark your creativity and get you working on a masterpiece (or two) to enter in the show! September 2018 – AGM (no speaker)…

2016/2017 Speakers

May 2017 Lezley Zwaal is on deck for May. She will share her journey which is more than just Quilts of Valour, which is pretty impressive in itself. The Program Committee is looking forward to Lezley ending the EDQG season with a bang; at least the Program committee’s part. HELP WANTED The Program Committee is looking…

2015-2016 Speakers

October Linda McBain Cuyler is an Edmonton artist who combines paint, fabric and heavy machine stitching to create rich, textural work inspired by nature. Painting the fabric background means an almost infinite possibility of colour and shape. The stitching adds detail and texture. It is a mixed media approach that uses the sewing machine as…

2014/2015 Speakers at Meeting

September — Sacred Cloth Textiles of FaithJoin Susan on a journey of discovery. Find out how many of the world’s religions use fabric, thread and textiles in their rituals, ceremonies and beliefs. A closerlook at the history of our relationship with cloth can bring insight and understanding to all people of faith.As a textile artist,…