THE CREATIV FESTIVAL IN TORONTO CELEBRATES THEIR 25TH ANNIVERSARY!!

THE CREATIV FESTIVAL IN TORONTO RECENTLY CELEBRATED ITS 25TH ANNIVERSARY. CONGRATULATIONS…………..25 YEARS SERVING THE GTA’S SEWING & CRAFTING NEEDS.

AS PART OF THE FESTIVITIES, THE SHOW ORGANIZERS PUT OUT A CHALLENGE TO SEARCH FOR OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL DESIGNS FOR A MIXED MEDIA CHALLENGE COMPETITION: create an original mixed media work of art with the theme of “Celebration” with a touch of silver to commemorate the 25 year anniversary of the Creativ Festival. There were 8 categories with judging criteria being Inspiration & creativity; craftsmanship & quality; intricacy & complexity of the design; innovative use and diversity of the materials; and finishing of the project.

There was over $20, 000 in cash & prizes for the winners

 JANOME SPONSORED THE PRIZES FOR THE QUILTING CATEGORY.  Take a look at some of the entries and prize winning quilts below. Just gorgeous!!

First place in the QUILTING category was CYNTHIA FRENETTE from Mission, BC with her entry called “CELEBRATING AT MR CROW’S TEA PARTY”. Cynthia received $1000 cash prize sponsored by JANOME CANADA.

The winning entry by Cynthia Frenette of Mission, BC

Second place in the QUILTING category went to KAROLE KAY SUTTIE from Waubaushene, Ontario for her entry “ILLUMINATION FOR CELEBRATION”. Karole’s prize was a JANOME SUV1122 sewing machine.

Second place winner: Karole Kay Suttie of Waubaushene, Ontario

Third place went to NANCY McNAB of Rockwood, Ontario for “BUBBLE FRUIT”. Nancy also won a JANOME SUV1122 sewing machine.

Third place winner: Nancy McNab of Rockwood, Ontario

Congratulations to all those who entered & especially to the worthy winners. WELL DONE!!

About lizafrica

I am the National Education Manager for Janome & Elna Canada (including Artistic Creative products) and I LOVE to sew! I have been employed full time in the sewing and quilting industry for almost 30 years so I bring a wealth of sewing knowledge & expertise to this blog. I enjoy all forms of sewing from quilting to sewing garments to machine embroidery and software. Pretty much everything in my life is seen through the eyes of a passionate sewer! I am constantly on the look out for fun, innovative and inspiring ideas to share with you all on this blog. I also love to read, knit , travel and spend time with my family and friends.
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