Winnipeg Embroiderer’s Guild

The Manitoba Fibre Festival is greatly enriched by the presence of volunteer groups demonstrating their craft. They share their skills and techniques with our visitors with endless enthusiasm. We welcome the Winnipeg Embroiderer's Guild to the Festival for the first time in 2017. The Winnipeg Embroiderer’s Guild (WEG) is a group of people interested in [...]

My Sweet Prairie

Meet Monika Kinner-Whalen, the owner and textile artist behind My Sweet Prairie. Monika creates and sells landscape embroidery (wall art), prairie inspired mini thread paintings. art print greeting cards,  and yarn in selected colourways for art/embroidery/embellishing. Monika was raised by a landscape artist working in pastels, and as an adult when she had her own [...]