Activities

Textile Arts

Location : BMO Center

Come to admire the most beautiful textile arts pieces created by our regional artisans.

The Textile Arts kiosk is composed of exceptional women who use different techniques. They will generously share their knowledge and passion for manual work. Committed to the continuity of crafts heritage, these ladies stand out by their creativity, innovation and love for craftsmanship. These passionate women will welcome you during the many demonstrations of techniques used. Come and escape to a world of creation where one feels joie de vivre as well as pride and accomplishment. Come and take a look, you will be pleasantly surprised.

You want to participate in contests and judgments in textile arts? Whether you are between 6 and 70 years old, we will be delighted to welcome you with your masterpieces. Please read the documents below to register, our next winner could be you! (Documents in french only)

General Regulations

Textile Arts - Youth Category (17 years old and under)

Youth category registration form

Textile Arts - Adults category (18 years old and over)

Adult category registration form

Judgement schedule
Saturday July 13, 8:30 AM, weaving and fantasy
Sunday July 14, 8:30 AM, knitting and sewing

Textile Arts demonstration schedule 

Day 11:30 am 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 6:30 pm
July 18

Navajo technical weaving

Lisette Boisclair

Choice wool and needles

Tricolaine

Navajo technical weaving

Lisette Boisclair

Read a pattern

Tricolaine

July 19

Embroidery on canvas

Denise Blais

Read a pattern

Tricolaine

Fabric painting

Solange Chrétien

Choice wool and needles

Tricolaine

July 20

Tunisian hook

Agathe Trépanier

Fancy tapestry

Patricia Côté

Hook

Agathe Trépanier

Weaving beads (bracelet)

Patricia Côté

July 21

Gold embroidery and art

Patricia Côté

Weaving beads (bracelet)

Patricia Côté

July 22

Sashiko embroidery

Lisette Boisclair

Sashiko embroidery

Lisette Boisclair

July 23

Frivolity

Marie-Jeanne Chaput

Frivolity

Marie-Jeanne Chaput

July 24

Weaving

Lisette Boisclair

Weaving

Lisette Boisclair

July 25

Knit pouch

Marie-Jeanne Chaput

Strang

Manon Handfield

Knit pouch

Marie-Jeanne Chaput

Strang

Manon Handfield

July 26

Embossed technical hook

Diane Blais

Embossing

Manon Handfield

Tunisian hook

Agathe Trépanier

Gift envelope

Manon Handfield

July 27

Needle lace stitch

Lise Archambault

Quilling

Manon Handfield

Sew crochet pieces

Lise Archambault

Quilling

Manon Handfield

Schedule

Thursday, July 18 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.
Friday, July 19 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.
Saturday, July 20 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.
Sunday, July 21 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.
Monday, July 22 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.
Tuesday, July 23 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.
Wednesday, July 24 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.
Thursday, July 25 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.
Friday, July 26 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.
Saturday, July 27 2019
from 11:00 A.M. to 09:30 P.M.

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