The Mawa Centre:: Mentoring Artists for Women’s Art

Manitoba’s Mawa centre promotes the intellectual and creative development of women in the visual arts by providing an ongoing forum for education and critical dialogue. Their mandate is to create access so that women have opportunities […]

Felt It Forward:: Workshop With Melissa Arnold

Felt Forward is holding a 4 day workshop with Melissa Arnold starting on July 6th to the 9th at the Joy of Living Yoga Retreat Centre located 25 miles East of Kelowna. This is the […]

This Weekend:: Fibres West March 17th & 18th

This March Fibres West celebrates its ninth year. Events begin on Friday and Saturday, March 17 and 18, 2017. 9:30-5. The festival is known for its promotion of Canadian fibre producers, fibre shops, independent artists, equipment […]

Spotlight on Manitoba :: Fibre Retailers

Going to Manitoba? Want to know where to find the best wool sources? Look no further. Here’s a list retailers Manitoba artists adore. Wolseley Wool: Winnipeg Manitoba. […]

Spotlight on Manitoba :: Manitoba Feltmakers

Earlier this week we interviewed Janice Charko of Flights of Fibre from Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba. Today we feature several other feltmakers from Manitoba whose work we think you’ll enjoy.


Spotlight on Manitoba :: Call for Entry- Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library

Call for Entry:


The Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library will be celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Confederation with an exhibition that features red and white craft. A […]

Spotlight on Manitoba :: Wool Judging Course

There is an exciting addition to the Manitoba Fibre Festival this coming September.

The Manitoba Fibre Festival and Canadian Cooperative Wool Growers are sponsoring a wool judging course this year, dovetailing in with the Manitoba Fibre […]

Spotlight on Manitoba :: Organizations- Manitoba Craft Council

Our provincial and territorial craft councils provide great resources within our communities. From professional development and exhibition opportunities, to online profiles and promotion, they support craftspeople at every stage of their practice. The Manitoba Craft […]

Spotlight on Manitoba :: Janice Charko, Flights of Fibre

Today we continue our spotlight on Manitoba with Janice Charko of Flights of Fibre. Janices Manitoba home is Lac du Bonnet. Her company is named for the way she met her husband, a chance meeting while waiting for […]

Spotlight On Manitoba :: The Fifth Annual Manitoba Fibre Festival

 This week our spotlight is on Manitoba, a province where craft has always played a significant role in creating a diverse and rich cultural heritage. From the indigenous people to the European settlers, each cultural […]