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Join us for Artist Desmond Miller’s Talk at TMC on September 26

Volunteers from past May sales may have met Desmond Miller as he helped move items to and from the work room, or shopped for items for his textile projects. Desmond … Continue reading

August 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Now Reader’s Choice Awards

Hello All, As I’m sure you’ve seen we’ve been nominated for Best Museum in the NOW Reader’s Choice Awards! Go us! Voting for this round ends tomorrow (Thursday, August 16th) at NOON. If … Continue reading

August 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Spider Silk: A Golden Opportunity

https://www.rom.on.ca/en/whats-on/spider-silk-a-golden-opportunity

June 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sara Angelucci’s Piecework

At the Stephen Bulger Gallery: Sara Angelucci’s Piecework – there’s a nice writeup and a link to a CBC radio documentary about it here:  http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thesundayedition/the-sunday-edition-may-13-2018-1.4658483/my-mother-s-threads-daughter-weaves-garment-factory-stories-into-art-1.4658532  Here is the gallery information https://www.bulgergallery.com. … Continue reading

June 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

A Revolution in the Bedroom

How Indian dyed cottons transformed Europe’s interiors in the 17th and 18th centuries.  June 29 -Rosemary Crill from the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. https://www.rom.on.ca/en/whats-on/2018-annual-veronika-gervers-lecture  

June 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Manola Blahnik at Bata Shoe museum

Bata Shoe Museum is free to Textile Museum Of Canada members May 16 – Jan 6. Bata Shoe Museum Manola Blahnik We have reciprocal admission based on OAGG

May 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

CI2 on Selvage Blog

Color Improvisations 2 is a new exhibition of contemporary quilts curated by textile artist and quilter Nancy Crow, one of North America’s most celebrated and influential makers. On display at the Textile Museum … Continue reading

May 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

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

Volunteer Handbook

Textile Museum of Canada Volunteer Handbook
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