Quilt Canada 2017
June 14 - 17, 2017
Toronto, Ontario
The International Centre

Quilt Canada 2016 in Toronto Ontario


The Concurrent Shows at Quilt Canada 2017

Quilters from across Canada and beyond come to Quilt Canada Shows to see the many quilt shows on display. What will you see at Quilt Canada 2017?


National Juried Show is Quilt Canada’s premier display of over 100 quilts that have been juried into the show and judged by certified judges.  Our amazing sponsors have put up over $30,000 in cash and prizes for these quilts and you are sure to enjoy a tour through the show. 

Guild Rosette Invitational is a new showfeaturing 25 rosette winners from across Canada.  There is a Viewer’s Choice award, so be sure to vote for your favourite. 

Quilts of Valour (QOV) - Canada Societywill host its first public quilt showing of 15 comfort quilts – one for each decade -to support injured Canadian Armed Forces members, past and present.

Peace by Piece: WW1 Commemorative Quilt Project by the Cabot Quilters Guild of Newfoundland and Labrador, sharing the family stories and iconic images from Beaumont-Hamel in a traveling selection of the 260 images

Centennial Quilts 1992 and The Quilt for Canada 125 will remind us of the quilts made to celebrate other Canadian anniversaries.

Cantik Batiks Mystery Block Program to Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday will remind us of the quilts made to celebrate other Canadian anniversaries.

My Place in Canada – Youth Challenge will display all the quilts received from youth entered into the Cantik Batiks Youth Challenge.  Youth received a piece of the challenge fabric to use with any style of quilting. The challenge is open to all elementary, middle and high school students in Canada, sponsored by a CQA/ACC member

JanomeOttawa Modern Quilt Guild display shows how they play with alternative ways of designing, creating and quilting their quilts, and bring their special challenge quilts. This quilt display is sponsored by Janome.

Botanical Reflections is the show from the Fibre Art Network (FAN) with each piece a personal interpretation of the natural world in unique styles, whether abstract, graphic or representational.

Stitching a Canadian Memory is the theme of our annual CQA/ACC Trend Tex Challenge fundraiser, and this year we invited both wall hangings and bags.  You are able to bid on all the quilts and maybe take home a Canadian Memory.

Quilters Celebrate Canada 150 is part of the Thursday night event that also includes a lecture by Kathy Wylie called It’s about Time. Participants are invited to bring and show their own quilts that celebrate Canada’s 150 Birthday.

Plus you will see lots of quilts in vendor booths and at Canada’s Big Quilt Bee.

We hope you enjoy all the displays!


 

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