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Submit an Artifact

Be part of the Great Canadian Quilt! Everyone can contribute by using this public submission form to tell the story of artifacts that are meaningful to you, as well as submit images and related documentary materials. What objects are important to you? Any personal object, textile, folk, or handicraft that relates a story that is part of the Canadian cultural and historical fabric is an ideal contribution, adding to our understanding of our collective history. Objects that capture stories of people, events, and places are perfect candidates.

All entries will be reviewed and public contributions will appear in the quilt within 48 hours of submission. If you have questions or comments, please contact us at

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1 Artifact Information
2 Artifact Story
3 Artifact Media

Primary Image

*This will be the main image associated with your object within the quilt and on details page. (Image dimensions: 880 pixels x 880 pixels)Upload your primary artifact image. Try to use a clear photo, with nothing to distract from the object.
4 Tags

Which themes apply to this artifact? Please select all that apply.

Main sponsors

  • Logo of the Imperial Oil Foundation with accompanying characteristic oval 'Esso' symbol.

Institutional partners