2020 SAQA Conference - Schedule 

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Schedule of Events


 Note: Board and Rep Meetings are not on this calendar. Please contact your appropriate leader for scheduling information.
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Vendor Marketplace (Vendors application info)
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Registration
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Juried Artist Member Meetup
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Ice Breaker / MoSAiQA Stitch Project  
Hors d'oeuvres are provided
   
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Welcome and Introduction
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Shin-hee Chin:  Mother Tongue, motherhood, and transculturation 
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Lightning Talks
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Miranda Bouchard with Penny Berens & Judy Martin:  Handwork, heartwork, and homework: adventures in long distance collaboration
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch at the Hotel (included)
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM Lightning Talks
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 1st Set of Breakout Sessions
Chunghie Lee: Bojagi & Beyond
Dan Mariani: Brand Yourself by learning about the “U” in You
Bridget O'Flaherty: Are you a ""Green"" Fibre Artist?

3:30 PM - 4:45 PM 2nd Set of Breakout Sessions
Kris Sazaki: Tracking Your Artwork using GYST
Lorraine Roy: Art with Wings: Creating a Touring Exhibition
Pat Pauly: A Clear Voice: Presenting a Unified You

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Visionary Reception (invitation only)
6:30 PM - ?
Friday Night Out or dinner on your own
   
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Announcements
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM OCAD U Student Panel: Intersecting Threads
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM SAQA: Today and Tomorrow
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Stitch / Networking
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
Lecture / Tour of Textile Museum of Canada (pre-registration required / additional fee)
12:30 PM - 5:45 PM Bus tour to "Colour with a U" exhibition opening (pre-registration required / additional fee)
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Saturday Banquet and Spotlight Auction
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Announcements
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Panel: Purposeful Quilting: Communities at Work
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Keynote:  Consuelo Jimenez Underwood:  The Zen of Threads
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Closing Remarks

  

Post-Conference Activities


The Conference may have reached its end but there is still more to enjoy! 

SUnday, march 22
 
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Trip to McMichael Gallery (pre-registration required / additional fee)


MOnday, march 23
 
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Trip to Niagara and Colour with a U Too (pre-registration required / additional fee)
   
tuesday, march 24
 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Workshop: Fabric Pigments Six Ways with Gunnel Hag (pre-registration required / additional fee)
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM Workshop: Cheesecloth Landscape Workshop with Mary Pal (pre-registration required / additional fee)

 

 

Questions? Email us at conference@saqa.com

 


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