Guild Workshops & Events

Upcoming workshops and events


Past workshops and events:

October 17-18, 2020:  Speed Date With Improv with Krista Hennebury.  Our first Zoom workshop!  

November 2-3, 2019: Free Motion Quilting

October 20-21, 2018:  Beautiful Lines, Lovely Shapes workshop with Barb Mortel

May 2-6, 2019:  18th Annual Guild Retreat at Edenvale Retreat and Conference Centre

October 13-15, 2017 – Marianne Haak Quilt As You Go Workshop

October 22-23, 2016 – Wedge Workshop with Paul Krampitz

March 15, 2016 – What an amazing trunk show Paul Krampitz delivered!  Paul is one prolific and innovative artist.  Thank you so much for the incredible evening Paul.  Click here for photos of the trunk show and here for Paul’s blog (Paul’s Block Party).

October 23-25, 2015 –  Improv Under the Influence Workshop with Krista HenneburyHennebury Workshop

April 7, 2015 – We were so fortunate to host Krista Hennebury for a wonderful Trunk Show where she shared lots of inspiration and enthusiasm.  Click here to see some of the incredible pieces she showed to us.

October 24 & 25, 2014 – Marianne Haak  “Quilt As You Go Workshop”,  thanks to the Whistler Arts Council to help fund this workshop.  What an amazing couple of days.  Marianne is a very patient and creative teacher and we all learned either a little or a lot on how to let improv be our friend! 

March 18, 2014 – Trunk show from Felicity of Felicity Quilts of the Vancouver Modern Quilt Guild

February 1, 2014 – Purse Tote Workshop with Rhonda HarveyRhonda Harvey

October 26 & 27,  2013 – Susan Purney Mark two-day workshop–Shattered Angles

March 19, 2013 – Trunk show and talk with Susan from Ratatouille Designs

February 23 & 24, 2013 – Machine Quilting Workshop with Carola (

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November 17 & 18, 2012 Workshop with Rhonda Harvey – Iron Tote & Christmas Origami.  

October 13 & 14, 2012 Workshop and Trunk Show with CQA Teacher-of-the-Year recipient, Dianne Jansson of Di-Versity Quilt Shop in Pritchard, BC.   We thank the Whistler Arts Council and the Resort Municipality of Whistler for grants received to help fund this workshop.

March 20, 2012Trunk Show with Dougal Walker

November 19 & 20, 2011Two-day workshop, “Not Just Another Log Cabin”, with Barb Mortell

September 17 – 19, 2010Trunk Show and two-day workshop, “Composing a Textile Picture”, with Janet Bolton


The Small Print:

Workshops are first open to Guild members.  Once members have registered, any available space is offered to non-Guild members.  Sorry, no refunds, but substitutions are OK.

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