Links and Connections
Canadian Art Quilters' Websites:
Fibre Art Network: There are marvelous quilts to be
seen on this site, which features the work of Western Canada's most innovative
quilters. I'm proud to be a member!
Exploring Creativity: Visit Mary Sullivan Holdgrafer's site for art
quilts, essays on creativity and self-awareness, and descriptions of her
personal development workshops.
Inside the Dress Exhibit On-line: http://www.exploringcreativity.com/m_gallery6.html
Pat White Studio: Pat is an artist, an exceptional art quilter, a
fabric designer, and a workshop teacher.
Press for Success: Myrna Giesbrecht is a quilt artist, a quilt teacher,
and author of several books on quilting (and one on debt management).
Pacific Quiltworks: Gail Hunt is an award-winning quilter, the author
of "Quiltworks Across Canada", and a really inspiring workshop teacher
who shares her knowledge very generously..
Quilts by Jodi-Marie: Quilter and gardener Jodi-Marie Horne shares her
quilts and her inspirations.
Fine Fabric Art: Margo Styran's wallhangings reflect nature and
Positive Energy Protest Quilts: See six quilts made in protest of a
proposed gas-fired power plant being planned for Vancouver Island.
Art Quilters Elsewhere
The Green Quilt Project: Inspiring site showcasing quilts made to help
bring healing energy into the world, for environmental healing.
Amanda Perkins-Art Quilts and Embroideries:
Fiberedge: An International group of cutting-edge fiber artists
Lost Quilt Websites, listing lost, missing and stolen quiltswww.lostquilt.com
Wilde Fish Fabrics: Gloriously glowing hand-dyed fabrics
Natural Dye Studio
Gabriola Island Info Centre: I'm lucky to live on Gabriola, a beautiful island in British Columbia, Canada. Gabriola is called "The Island of the Arts" because it is home to so many artists, artisans, and craftspeople. For maps, travel info, lodging, events, and things to do on Gabriola, see www.gabriolaisland.org
Festival Gabriola: Gabriola Island Arts Council. A lively and colourful introduction to :the Isle of the Arts". Gabriola Island is renowned for its visual artists, writers, and musicians, for its lively performance arts, for cultural events and exhibits. www.festivalgabriola.ca
Go Nanaimo: Photos from the 2006 Gabriola Island Thanksgiving Studio and Gallery Tour. http://www.gonanaimo.com/nanaimo/gabriola-studios.html
Go Nanaimo: Nanaimo, on Vancouver Island, is just a ferry ride away from Gabriola. For information about the area, as well as further afield, this site offers events, maps, and resources. Go Nanaimo: Your gateway to Nanaimo, British Columbia, with travel articles and photos from across Canada. http://www.gonanaimo.com
Dodge Cove Arts Guild: Dodge Cove is a tiny community on Digby Island,
across the harbour from Prince Rupert, B.C. It was my home for many years. Now I
can go back, via this website, and see the scenery and the wonderful art being
made by people there.
Self-Promotion: An online guide to do-it-yourself website promotion. A
huge amount of information on submitting to search engines and other essential
information. Payment is up to you--and well worth it.
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