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Moon Rain Centre is a non-profit cultural organization dedicated to integrating creativity and harmony in the community through the creation, exhibition and teaching of tapestry weaving and textile arts. The name Moon Rain refers to the mystical connection between the moon, weaving and the cosmos. Located in the Gatineau Hills, in the Outaouais region of Quebec, Canada, Moon Rain is known for its unique approach to creative tapestry weaving. The Vision of Moon Rain is to share the beauty and mystery of Weave

Saturday, November 22, 2008

Weaving Peace Field Tapestries

National Gallery of Canada
October 25 2008














Photos C. LePlante


Saturday, November 15, 2008

Moon Rain Featured on TFO

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Broadcast on TFO's Panorama May 11 2006

Friday, November 14, 2008

Moon Rain's Artistic Director Wins Award

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COMMUNIQUÉ




LAURÉATS DES PRIX D’EXCELLENCE DES 9e CULTURIADES DE LA


FONDATION POUR LES ARTS, LES LETTRES ET LA CULTURE EN OUTAOUAIS



Le 6 novembre 2008 - La Fondation pour les arts, les lettres et la culture en Outaouais a rendu hommage aux artistes de la région hier soir, lors de son événement annuel, qui s’est déroulé au foyer de la Maison de la culture de Gatineau. Douze prix furent remis lors de cette neuvième édition de la Soirée des Culturiades, dont l’animation fut assumée par le Théâtre Dérives Urbaines et la trompettiste Isabelle Arseneau-Bruneau.



Le Grand Prix d’excellence - IVes Jeux de la francophonie attribué à un artiste pour l’ensemble de ses réalisations, assorti d’une bourse de 2 500 $ :



- Thoma Ewen (Métier d’art)






Saturday, October 25, 2008

CBC Radio Interview

CBC Radio public service announcement for the teen weaving workshop at the National Gallery Of Canada, Saturday October 25, 2008

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Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Workshop at National Gallery



NATIONAL GALLERY OF CANADA


380 Sussex Drive, Ottawa

WEAVING PEACE WORKSHOP FOR TEENS

Participate in a workshop run by the Teen Council on the theme of artistic peace. Take advantage of this great opportunity to meet other teens, get to know local artists, and create off-the-wall art. Cost: $5 per workshop (Members $4). Registration required: 613-998-8888.

Saturday 25 October from 1 pm to 4:30 pm
Invocations of Peace: A Vision Weave with Thoma Ewen

In this workshop, teen participants will express a vision of peace in a woven peace field tapestry. The process will be photographed and transmitted via an online blog, and uploaded to the Teen Council’s Facebook page.

Saturday, September 13, 2008

Invitation for Illuminated Threads

Group Tapestry Exhibition in Gatineau, Quebec
Curated by Krystyna Sadej

Saturday, June 14, 2008

Invitation for Gathering Weavers

Group Tapestry Exhibition in Ottawa
Curated by Krystyna Sadej

Thursday, June 5, 2008

Vision Weave Project Lyon, France


Community Tapestry Project
bibliothèque municipale de Lyon, France




Monday, June 2, 2008

Moon Rain Tapestry Exhibition In Lyon, France


Tapestry Exhibition
bibliothèque municipale de Lyon











Thursday, April 10, 2008

Invitation To Northern Fibres

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Group Fibre Exhibition
Chelsea Library
April 12 to July 5, 2008