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Women artists who share a love for design and colour

Hooked rug by Caroline JennerA textile exhibition will be shown at The Guild May 30 to June 10. This first exhibition by a group of women artists drawn together by a love of rug hooking and a shared interest in design and colour. 

They have produced a display of varied pieces. These include rug hooking, quilting, embroidery and appliqué from pocket-sized pieces to full-sized quilts. 

The focal point of the exhibition is the design by Susan Dundee which has been executed by each of the artists showing her own interpretation of the piece in a variety of mediums.

The group is comprised of Susan Dundee, Caroline Jenner, Shelagh Lindley, Anne Lockhart, Sandra MacDonald, Joanne McVicker and Valerie Moore.

Works of the members of the group have been displayed in a variety of venues, locally, provincially, nationally and internationally, including the following: The Guild, Charlottetown; PEI Crafts Council Christmas Fair, Charlottetown; Eptek Centre, Summerside; Plum Tree Studio, North Rustico; Stories and Stitches, St Paul’s Church, Charlottetown; Mermaid Gallery, Charlottetown; McGowan School of Rug Hooking, Dudley, USA; Craft Council of Newfoundland and Labrador; The Rooms, St John’s, Newfoundland; Rug Hooking Guild of Nova Scotia; Rug Hooking Guild of Vermont; Old Home Week, Exhibition, Charlottetown; and Abbotsford Agricultural Fair and Fiberfest, British Columbia.

These artisans are or have been members of: PEI Crafts Council, Charlottetown; Newfoundland and Labrador Craft Council; Rug Hooking Guild of Nova Scotia; Island Matters Rug Hooking Guild, Charlottetown; and Kindred Spirits Quilting Guild.

For information contact Caroline Jenner at Carolinejenner2014@ or 902-626-6816 or Valerie Moore at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 902-569-5505.

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Some Upcoming Events

Memorial concert

Kelley Mooney to headline The Nathan Condon Memorial Concert for Suicide Prevention October 5
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Jimmy Rankin shows

November 22 at Trailside Café
November 23 at Harbourfront Theatre Jimmy Rankin's new Moving East (o [ ... ]

Pink Floyd tribute at Harbourfront

November 2
Harbourfront Theatre PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd will come to Harbourfront Theatre in Sum [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Drawing the line

Profile: Sandy Carruthers by Jane Ledwell Retired for a year now after twenty-five years teaching  [ ... ]

Filmworks Summerside

Film series is back for 7th season Filmworks Summerside opens for their 7th season on September 12  [ ... ]

An Island wish

On August 23, 4 year old Cooper Coughlin will arrive on Prince Edward Island soil for a once in a li [ ... ]