Quilt Academy 2023

Join us for a quilting retreat like no other

Taking place at the Fantasyland hotel from September 27 to September 30, 2023, Quilt Academy is perfect if you are just getting started or you are a pro this event is the right one for you!

Welcome to the biggest quilting event in Canada!

The Quilt Academy is a three-day quilting retreat on September 27th 2023 through to September 30th where you can learn all about quilting from world-renowned instructors and quilters. Spend time with friends and meet new friends! Experience the newest and most groundbreaking tricks and tips on sewing and quilting with hands-on Longarms and quilting machines. All of this on new state of the art machines set up and ready to use. With over 45 classes, 96 hours of instruction, a classroom with a Pro-Stitcher and Pro-Stitcher Designer and our special keynote speaker at the Gala dinner the first day.

Whether you are just getting started or you are a pro this event is perfect for you!

Who should attend

Experience first hand the new Longarm or computer quilting product you are curious about! If you are:

  • Someone who already has a quilting machine and wants to finish more quilts
  • Someone considering the purchase of a longarm quilting machine
  • Pro-Stitcher — try before you buy (and then take advantage of Academy show pricing)
  • Someone who wants to become proficient in using Pro-Stitcher Designer
  • Someone who wants to become proficient in using Pro-Stitcher

The cost & What's included

EARLY BIRD TICKETS: $1,499.99 (Valid until: August 31, 2023)
REGULAR TICKETS: $1,899.99                                                 
Dates: September 27th, 2023 to September 30th, 2023
All tickets include:
  • Keynote Dinner and Special Presentation.
  • Meals Included: Refreshments & Snacks Included
  • Your choice of over 45 classes.
  • 4 classrooms, 3  with various longarms and 1 for seminars and pro-stitcher training, all classes will have helpers to ensure the best experience possible.
  • Discount code will be supplied for rooms at The Fantasyland Hotel, limited availability.

Meet Our Keynote Speaker & Instructor

Helen Godden is an amazing quilter, teacher and artist. She is a Handi Quilter Ambassador and says “I am so lucky to travel and teach and share my love of quilting far and wide. My goal is to “Educate and Inspire” all quilters as they launch into the world of possibilities that is Art Quilting .



Gail Berry

Allison Spence

Amy Domke

Nicholas Turcan

Marjiree Kale

Quilt academy location

Quilt Academy 2023 will be held at The Fantasyland Hotel.                   From September 27 through to the 30th