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Meetings and Workshops

Click to read our ad in The Country Register May 2020

All FFAA meetings and workshops are suspended for the foreseeable future due to the ongoing health crisis. Please check back to learn when these activities will resume.

In the meantime, we invite all fibre art enthusiasts to take advantage of their new-found creative time to make a piece for our biennial competition 2020: Future in Focus.

2020: Future in Focus - Call for Entry

We are proceeding with the 2020 competition and exhibition with social distancing precautions as required. PLEASE NOTE THE REVISED DEADLINE to enter is midnight on June 28, 2020.
Download the REVISED (3May20) call for entry for the 2020 competition and exhibition.

Name the New Studio Update
winning entry is Focus on Fibre Art Studio
Help us name our new workshop/studio space located at 9532 – 87 Street in Edmonton AB. This space in the Strathearn Shopping Centre is next door, to the left, of ACUA (Alberta Council for Ukrainian Arts – see map). We are looking for a fun, creative name that reflects our goals of promoting fibre arts. We plan on hosting workshops, meetings, sew days, and casual meet-ups for member guilds. The winning entrant will receive a $50 cash prize!  Contest is now closed.
The winning entry came from 2 Board members, Deb M and Arlene T, prize was donated back to FFAA.
 
 
 
 
2022 FFAA Competition Theme 
We are looking to our members for a theme for our 2022 Competition and Exhibition. To see previous FFAA competition themes, visit the About Us page. The winning entrant will receive a $50 cash prize! 
Contest is now closed.  
 
Free Online Fibre Art Classes

The FFAA Board encourages readers to explore the following websites offering free classes to improve your skills and try new techniques to broaden your fibre art repertoire. We invite you to share your creations on the FFAA Facebook and FFAA Instagram blogs.  

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FFAA activities are supported by grants from AFA and from funds raised through AGLC.