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Textile Bazaar Is Almost Here!


April 23, 2018 · 1 Comment

The Next Workroom Sale is Almost Here!

Tuesday February 27 from 1 until 3 pm 411 Richmond Street East suite 2 Lots of good textile treasures including a large selection of Needlework supplies, Equipment, and kits! Looking … Continue reading

February 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Something special for your Valentine!

February 5-14: 20% OFF regular price scarves, shawls and jewellery. Heart-shaped earrings, silver with stone, regular price $39.95 Heart-shaped pendant, Cinnabar silver with stone, regular price $29.95 Magic Wizard Ball pendant, … Continue reading

February 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

Updating Contact Information

With the AGM coming in a few months, the Volunteer Association is going to start trying to update the contact information of volunteers. To make the process easier, we’ve been … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Donation Helps raise funds at York Heritage Quilt Guild Meeting…

Recently the Volunteer Association received two large donations of quilting fabric.  In the tradition of the quilting bee 15 volunteers participated in a quilt pricing blitz.  We were able to … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Volunteers Needed to help with New Show

Dear Textile Museum of Canada Volunteers: Artistry in Silk: The Kimono of Itchiku Kubota opens next Wednesday February 7. We have already noticed strong interest in this exhibition, which includes very valuable … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Craft Sale December 3

Roushell Goldstein, a shop volunteer who is also a fabric artist, creating table runners and bed covers from fabrics that feature indigo and ikat. She is hosting a Christmas & … Continue reading

November 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Textile Treasures Sale This Week

November 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Tribute to Nancy Dillow

by Isabel Ward Nancy Dillow, the last of the original Textile Museum volunteers, has retired after many, many years of hard-working service. Nancy was one of the earliest members to … Continue reading

November 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Date Correction for New Shop & Reception Training Opportunity

Hello to all shop and reception volunteers…you are all invited to a special training opportunity at the museum . More details will follow but we just wanted to give you … Continue reading

August 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

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