Calendar 2016/2017
   
Date Program Topics

September 13/16

 

On the Hunt for Textiles Across the South Pacific
presenter - Marian Riach

September 16-18/16

SPECIAL EVENT

Huronia Handweavers at the
Quilt, Rug & Craft Fair
Simcoe County Museum
We will have weaving for sale and display, demonstrations of weaving on the floor loom and dressed looms for the public to try.

October 11/16

 

Jenn Colella Revisits our Retreat (with a brief discussion of the Woven Baby Wrap World)

November 8/16

 

Shuttled!
presenter Jette Vandermeiden

November 19/16
WORKSHOP

DYE DAY at Pam King's
Dyeing is now going to be sock blanks (knitted tubes of undyed wool). These are dyed and then unravelled to use for knitting or as warp yarn. Details on cost, timing etc to follow.

December 13/16

 

Potluck
- 6:30 pm start/7:00 dinner

January 10/17

 

Boundless Brainstorming and Team-Building Trivia

February 14/17

 

Bits and Bobs
Julie Legere on Loom "Hacks" - a simple warp tension device using dowels, anchoring repair threads, and weaving hacks sites
Barb Relf explaining how to weave supplementary warp tabs for tea towels

March 7/17
New Date!

 

Study Groups - members taking part in two study groups will report on what they have done, how the groups work and how to set up a study group.

April 11/17

50 Mile Coat Project presented by members of the Etobicoke Handweavers & Spinners Guild

May 9/17

Kimonos
presenter - Pat Burns-Wendland

June 13/17

Potluck

Typical Meeting Schedule:  (This may vary for specific events.)
7:00 -7:30        Meet and Greet social, Library, Snacks, view Show & Tell
7:30 - 8:30       Program
8:30 – 9:00      Show and tell
9:00 - 9:10       break (view Show & Tell)
9:10 – 9:30      Business
9:30                Adjourn

 
     
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