Monday, June 27, 2011

Tapestry Workshops Summer 2011

Moon Rain Centre offers two summer workshops in tapestry weaving

July 23 & 24
beginners weekend workshop
July 25 to 29
5-day intermediate course in design and technique
Moon Rain Centre, situated in the Gatineau Hills near the village of Poltimore, is an ideal place for immersion in creativity and the beauty of nature. The instructor is Thoma Ewen, an internationally known textile artist.
Classes are small. All looms and materials are provided. Camping and accommodation available.

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Information: call 819 457 9711 or email

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

The Kaleidoscope Community Quilt on stage at closing ceremonies

Six artists from Moon Rain Centre participated in the Kaleidoscope Community Quilt Project on-site at the Tulip Festival: Gabby Ewen, owen tuf, Phyllis Wedding, Andie Haltrich,  Jocelyne Ladouceur and Thoma Ewen.This picture was taken on stage at the Tulip Festival during the closing ceremonies on May 23. Shown are the quilt and the director of the project Gabby Ewen. She is currently working on the finishing touches of this large quilt.