Other events

March 30, 2020 — Call for Entries


“Re-imagined” a Collaboration with a Difference
Make the Ordinary Extraordinary
A non-acquisitive Juried Virtual Exhibition

The Global Textile Hub invites you to participate in this 2021 virtual Exhibition
which opens online 11th August 2021

Downloadable document here: GlobalTextilehub2021.pdf

If the links in the PDF above do not work, go directly to their website here: globaltextilehub.com

May 2-8, 2020

———–> Cancelled!

NS Rug Hooking School, Mount Saint Vincent U, Halifax

More information is available at https://www.rhgns.com/rug-school/

June 21-26, 2020

———–> Cancelled!

Trent School of Rug Hooking

June 21-26, 2020

Application form
Workshop Brochure
Teacher Profiles

August 10-15, 2020

———–> Cancelled!

Sauder Rug Hooking Week 2020

Tuesday – Saturday, August 10-15, 2020

Retreats… 2 & 3, 4 day classes with creative, noteworthy teachers.

Workshops… Extensive selection of half, one and two day workshops, featuring many topics and techniques taught by talented retreat teachers, vendors, and special guest teachers.

Wednesday – Saturday, August 12-15, 2020
 Over 500 amazing rugs in the Main Exhibit, Featured and Special Exhibits, and the exclusive Rug Hooking Magazine’s Celebration Exhibit.
Vendors… Leading and innovative vendors, providing a wide variety of rug hooking supplies and creative items.

Visit our website (https://saudervillage.org/classes-events/details/2020/08/12/default-calendar/rug-hooking-week-for-2020) early in early January for the full schedule, including announcements of our instructors and featured exhibits.  Online registration will begin on Wednesday, January 15 at 10:00 a.m. EST.

>August 13-16, 2020

———–> Postponed. New date to be decided!


(Rug Hooking Guild of Newfoundland and Labrador)

Annual Rug School

— August 13-16, 2020
— Camp Emmanuel Conference Center, Lewisporte, NL
— Visit rhgnl.ca for more information

Friday, October 16 2020, 10 am – 8 pm and Saturday, October 17 2020, 10 am – 5 pm

(Moved from April 3/4 due to Covid-19)

Fibre Fling 2020

Kitchissippi United Church,
630 Island Park Drive,
Ottawa, Ontario

Out-of-the-Box(OOTB)’s FIBRE FLING 2020 expects to showcase over 200 original artworks from over 40 individual fibre artists. Their one of a kind pieces range from art quilts, wearables (scarves, hats, jackets, etc), to appliqué, embroidery and bead works; and demonstrate a wide range of textile techniques both traditional such as knitting and crocheting, and contemporary applications such as felting, free motion/thread painting and mixed media to name just a few.


October 23-25, 2020

———–> EORHS has been postponed to May 28-29-30, 2021!

Eastern Ontario Rug Hooking School - 2020
Eastern Ontario Rug Hooking School (EORHS) More Info

October 4 – 8, 2021

TIGHR Conference — Registration begins January 2021 — www.tighr.net