Theme: Buttons: Keeping it together!
Dates: September 29-30 & October 1, 2017
About the Show & Convention
The Ottawa Valley Button Club hosted an event to celebrate buttons,button collectors and Canada`s 150th Birthday in our beautiful capital city.
The event included:
- A button show and sales room
- An exhibit on the history of buttons, with a focus on Canadian content
- A Saturday night live button auction
- Presentations and workshops throughout the weekend
- Well done button competitions (following the NBS Blue Book, 2017)
- Sunday Breakfast featuring guest speaker, Diane Weiler, enamelists, who created our 2017 Convention Favour Button.
All held at the Ottawa Conference & Event Centre, 200 Coventry Rd., Ottawa ON.
Here is a link to the CBC Radio Canada article with Louise Daignault about the show.
We were on Rogers Daytime TV with Dylan Black talking about buttons and the show!
CBC Radio One - In Town and Out with Giacomo Panico