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Now Closed for the 2021 Season!

 

Thank you everyone for helping us to have a wonderful 2021 season. We very much enjoyed reconnecting with all of you and our wonderful volunteers. We might be closed but some of us are already working hard on exhibits, events, workshops and classes for next year! Check this page periodically for updates so you don't miss out on booking all the wonderful things you may want to participate in.  

 

 


 

Big Announcement! Just in time to keep you busy over the winter months!

 

Art Hits The WallArt Hits The Wall

2022 Call for Entry

Atlantic Canada's "Art Hits the Wall" Committee invites

RUG HOOKERS and QUILTERS to enter "MY TOWN"

"My Town is where everybody you drive by waves, even though you don't know them".

 

Show through your artistic talent what is special about your town/village/city in the past or present...  Is it a particular person, lake, river, street, event, community, garden, restaurant, activity, family outing, favourite food or place? Click here for the Art Hits the Wall Call for Entry information/criteria sheet and Click here for the application. 

 


 

   

Museum Admission Fees

General Admission  $7.00; Seniors and Students $5.00; Children under 5 years of age are admitted free when accompanied by an adult. The Fibre Arts Market Place is always free to explore and shopping is tax free.

 

We will have Fibre Days/Hook-Ins in 2022:

All Fibre Arts welcome! Come share the fun and company with us!

 

2022 WORKSHOPS:

Note: Watch this space starting in January/February to see what's in planning!

 

Below was 2021's lineup of goodies...

  • (Success) Saturday June 26th & Sunday June 27th, Beginners Workshop, Teachers: Suzanne Conrod and Sherry Chandler
  • (Success) Saturday July 17th & Sunday July 18th, Beginners Workshop, Teachers: Suzanne Conrod and Sherry Chandler
  • (Success) Wednesday, August 18th Native Drum Workshop, Teacher: Carolyn Landry
  • (Success) Friday, August 20th, Saturday, August 21st & Sunday, August 22nd  Maud Lewis, Teacher: Doug Rankin
  • (Success) Wednesday, August 25th, Needle Felting, Teacher: Jayne Campbell

 

OTHER EVENTS

Note: The Museum is still open to the public for viewing during events. These events provide an extra special level of enjoyment and a very rich experience.

 

EXHIBITS TO SEE:

Artist of the Year:  They are booked! Announcements will be made in spring of 2022!

 

There is no admission to  Fibre Art Market  portion of the museum and all shopping is tax-free.  Come in and see our hundreds of hooked rugs, books, hooking kits, wool and much more!

 

The Interpretive Centre is the first gallery (focused on the beginning of rug hooking in North America) you encounter upon entering the exhibits area. Visitors to the museum will learn the names of famous rug hooking artists.  Names like Burnham, Frost, Turner, Tremblay, Mowat, Garrett and many more. Museum rates apply to the museum galleries and exhibits.) 

 

 

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