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Sea & Sky :: IFA Members Exhibition

Currently the IFA is hosting a touring exhibit in the UK, entitled Sea & Sky: A Members Exhibition. The show exhibits 22 pieces of original work by IFA members which were selected from the 50 entries shown at the AGM in April. Two Canadian artists, both felt :: feutre canada members, are featured in the exhibit: Sandra Barrett and Chantal Cardinal. Recently we talked to these artists about their work.

Prince Edward County Fibre Fest :: May 27th 2017

The first Annual Prince Edward County Fibre Fest is Saturday May 27th, from 9am to 6pm at the Picton Arena and Community Centre, 375 Main Street, Picton Ontario. This is the perfect venue for those who love fibre, beautiful countryside and wine.

Gemini Fibres: A Family Affair

Gemini Fibres was established 37-years ago by Lois Pottage. These days it's run by husband Aubrey, daughter Cheryl and daughter-in-law, Tanis. This family run business is known for its great customer service and as a business dedicated to bringing quality supplies and equipment to wool lovers throughout Canada.

Spring Salon at The Arts Factory

The Arts Factory Artists Collective invite you to participate in the first annual Spring Salon at The Arts Factory, this Friday, April 7th (6:00-11:00 PM) and Saturday, April 8th (1:00-5:00 pm).

Discover the vibrant Arts Factory community, […]

Spotlight on Artgus Studio

Artgus Studio is a wonderful source for unique and beautiful fibres. They import fibres, textile products, fabric, yarns, tools and equipment from around the world to create a full, diverse and inspiring collection of wares. […]

Felt Making At Wabi Sabi

Wabi Sabi, Ottawa’s premier fibre shop is hosting a series of exciting felting workshops beginning this spring. The shop is known for running intimate workshops with dynamic and experienced instructors. Spaces in the classes are […]

2017 Fall Workshops :: Maiwa School Of Textiles

The Maiwa School of  Textiles is a unique Vancouver institution devoted to offering an international and local roster of instructors. Their instructors are chosen for their skill at both teaching and their fabulous textile art.  They are […]

Fibreshed:: Soil To Soil

Fibreshed is a nonprofit organization created in California by Rebecca Burgess in order to create a bio-regional textile and fibre community that shares skills and thrives on principles of ecological balance, local economy, and regional organic […]

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 […]