What I’ve been up to

Oscar. Hand needle-felted wool sculpture on birch bark. Blue eyed male with floppy white hair. artist: Rosemarie Péloquin; photo: Emily Christie.

Shows, Competitions, Media and Publications

Juried exhibitions, competition and  shows:


  • Fiber Art Now Magazine Emerging Artists feature;  Spring 2017 edition.
  • Art Scene Today – A Stitch in Time –  A 21st century look at textile and fabric art that challenges old traditions; international juried competition –  finalist;  Juror: Carol Naylor; February 2017.
  • MCC Member Show; Winnipeg Art Gallery Shop; Winnipeg, MB, January/February 2017


  • Fait Maison – Member show; La Maison des artistes francophones, Galerie d’art contemporain, Saint- Boniface MB; December 2016.
  • felt::feutre- Canada 2016 juried Canadian Contemporary Felt Exhibition and Felt Fashion Show – Migration – Canadian Felt Symposium: Okanagan School of the Arts, Penticton, BC; September 2016.
  • Manitoba Fibre Art Exhibition – Manitoba Fibre Festival; Red River Exhibition Park; Winnipeg (MB) Sept/Oct 2016.
  • OJCE 2016 The Manitoba Society of Artists Open Juried Competition & Exhibition; Altona Gallery in the Park; Altona Manitoba Aug.5 – Sept 25, 2016.
  • best 2016 juried exhibition, Manitoba Craft Council; delay of exhibition for opening of new C2 gallery.
  • Head and Shoulders, Knees and Toes – Drawn Together – Women’s Art Collective group show; AGSM Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba; Brandon (MB); January 2016;
    Viscount Cultural Centre, Neepawa (MB); April 2016;
    Heritage Arts Centre, Hamiota (MB); Sept/Oct 2016.


  • Fait Maison – Member show; La Maison des artistes francophones, Galerie d’art contemporain, Saint-Boniface MB; December 2015.
  • Hand it to Craft 2015 – Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library – juried show for the Canadian Craft Federation’s Craft Year 2015; October 2015.
  • Drawn Together at the 12th St. Studio, Women’s Art Collective group show; 12th St. Studio, Brandon, MB Canada, Sept 2015.
  • Hommage à Réal Bérard – group invitational show – la Maison des artistes visuels – Galerie d’art contemporain ; Saint-Boniface, MB; August 2015.


  • In Process Together, Celebrating 30 years of MAWA / Drawn Together group show; AGSM Community Gallery; Brandon, Manitoba; September 2014.

    Publications and Media attention