"🌟 Special Thanks to Jeannette Dann, and Bill Dann, the incredible vendors: Sonia, Rohnda, and Leanne; the musician: Dave; sponsors,  Fix Sew & Scissors and Dough Bagle Co, dedicated volunteers, Ellen L. Olson,  Wendy Royston, and Teri Woods-Bertin the talented faculty: Laurie-Lyn Lorenowich, Cindy, Doris, Cathy Ridley, Joyce Gilmore and everyone who attended, for making our event a huge success! 🎉

Your support and enthusiasm made it truly memorable.

We couldn't have done it without you. 🙌🏼 Thank you from the bottom of our hearts! ❤️ 
Let's cherish these memories together! ✨" Enjoy sharing your gratitude with everyone! 


call for entry

VOLUNTEERING: If you are reading this post, you are interested in Quilts at the Village. Are you thinking of being a volunteer?  
We have a lot of exciting new things planned for this event, so keep working on your quilts, and follow us for updates!

Get ready for an exciting event in Thunder Bay! You’re invited to participate in the inaugural outdoor Quilts at the Village show, where you can showcase your beautiful and unique quilts to a diverse audience of art, craft, textile art, and quilt enthusiasts and collectors. This is the perfect chance to promote your brand, connect with new customers, and expand your business. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to be part of a one-of-a-kind event!

Thank you so much Valerie Prideaux for make this dream come true. You are inspired me with your amazing event Quilts at the creek.

Quilts at the Village

Vendors application 


Volunteer registration form

Call for entry!!!
I can’t wait to see your quilt submission form!!! 
Let me know if you have any questions!!! We need your quilts! 
Remember, they do not need to be new quilts, just new to us! Any style, any colour. 
Your quilt entry gives you free admission to the show.

cANAda pAULA brasil

I am excited to present  the "Quilts At The Village" event, hosted by Canada Paula Brasil studio at the picturesque Pioneer Village. This two-day extravaganza promises to be a celebration of quilting artistry, fostering community engagement and promoting local craftsmanship.

Quilts At The Village is set to be a vibrant, immersive event that celebrates the artistry of quilting while providing a unique platform for vendors and enthusiasts alike.

We invite you to partner with us in making this event a resounding success and contributing to the restoration of "The Barn Quilt".

Quilts At The Village
Host by Canada Paula Brasil
Location: Oliver Paipoonge Heritage Park

3190 Hwy 61, Slate River Valley, ON P7J 0G8

Admission: $8 per person. 
10 yrs and under FREE

Event Highlights: 

   •        Quilt Exhibit: The park will be transformed into a quilt wonderland, with stunning quilts adorning the landscape, creating a breathtaking visual display.
    •        Vendor Village: We can accommodate 22 vendors, providing a platform for artisans and businesses to showcase and sell their products related to quilting and fiber arts.
    •        Bee Gatherings: Enthusiasts can participate in quilting bees, fostering a sense of camaraderie and shared creativity.
    •    Circle of Embroiders, knitting & crochet: A dedicated space for embroidery enthusiasts to come together, exchange ideas, and work on their projects.
    •        Trunk Show: Renowned quilt artists and experts will offer captivating presentations, sharing their knowledge and experiences in the world of quilting.
    •        Demos and Make-and-Take: Live demonstrations will provide visitors with a firsthand look at various quilting techniques. Additionally, participants can create their own mini-quilt to take home as a memento.