2016 Needle Arts Fair

Hosted by: The Cataraqui Guild of Needle Arts

The Cataraqui Guild of Needle Arts presents

2016 Needle Arts Fair
Saturday October 1st, 2016

10:00am – 3:00pm

Kingston Seniors Centre
56 Francis St. Kingston, ON

Admission: $5           Lunch available

Merchants’ Mall with more than 20 vendors from
Ontario and Quebec, including BeadFX

Guild members’ work with featured artist Linda Burke

Purses and Bags from the collection of the Embroidery Association of Canada

Special display of felted sculptures by Gesina Laird-Buchanan

Demonstrations * Silent Auction * Door Prizes

For more information please contact Theresa at needleartsfair@gmail.co

Duration: approximately 5 hours
About The Cataraqui Guild of Needle Arts

The Cataraqui Guild of Needle Arts is a non-profit group that received its charter from the Embroiderers' Association of Canada in June 2002. Since that time the membership has steadily grown to its current 60 plus, with members coming from a diverse mix of backgrounds and skill levels.

The Cataraqui Guild of Needle Arts:

  • meets on the first and third Monday of the month, September to June, from 9:30am to 3:30pm at Edith rankin United Church, 4080 Bath road, Kingston, ON
  • has summer stitch-ins arranged by members for July and August
  • has a quarterly newsletter
  • has two-day workshops twice a year
  • has a lending library of books
  • has an annual membership fee of $70 which includes a $40 fee for membership in the national organization, the Embroiderers' Association of Canada (EAC).
    This provides:
    • the national newsletter "Embroidery Canada" published quarterly
    • opportunity to enroll in the annual national seminar held in a different province each year at which intensive 2 and 4 day courses are taught by top teachers in their field.
    • opportunity to take correspondence or online courses either as an individual or as part of a group within the guild.
Website: http://quiltskingston.org