"Extending Our Fiber Connections"

The Mission of the Rocky Mountain Weavers’ Guild is to encourage excellence, to inspire creativity, and to preserve fiber traditions through education.

Colorado Weavers Day 2016

Posted by on Apr 24, 2016 in News

If you haven’t registered for Colorado Weavers Day yet, time is running out! You have only until May 10 to do it!
Date: May 21, 2016
Location: University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
Cost: $50 (you can pay with Paypal!)
It is an all-day event with several speakers, lunch and displays, sponsored by the Pikes Peak Weavers Guild. . Check it out on their web page: http://pikespeakweavers.org/cwd/

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FLUX–Gallery Show!

Posted by on Apr 17, 2016 in News

FLUX
Fiber and metal experiments by Wynne Reynolds (RMWG member)
Playing with the duality of human beings, hard and soft, male and female, flesh and bone; represented by fiber and metal.
Opening April 29 6-10pm
Running April 29-May 22
Edge Gallery, 3658 Navajo St, Denver 80211

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(click on image to see larger one!)

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April Shuttle Scuttle!

Posted by on Apr 7, 2016 in News

Such lovely weather! Maybe the April showers will arrive later, but the sunny April newsletter is here now.

Click here: http://www.rmweaversguild.org/2016 Shuttle Scuttle Issues.

Or click on “Current Issues” in the right side menu.

You may have to enter the current password, which was sent to current members in October, and is sent out with the e-blast email from the president each month when she announces the newsletter.

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Fiber Festivals

Posted by on Apr 6, 2016 in News

Plan to attend one or all of these events this year!

Elizabeth Alpaca Showcase
May 7-8, 2016
For more information, go to http://www.elizabethfiberfestival.com/

Estes Park Wool Market
June 12-13, 2016, Estes Park, Colorado
For more information, go to https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/townofestespark/estes-park-wool-market

Sheep is Life Celebration
June 17-19, 2016
Tsaile Campus, Navajo Nation (Arizona)
For more information, go to http://navajolifeway.org

Handweavers Guild of America Convergence
July 30-August 6, 2016
Milwaukee, WI
For information, go to http://www.weavespindye.org/convergence.

Salida Fiber Festival
September 10-11, 2016
Salida, Colorado
For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/salidafiberfestival/.

Elizabeth Fiber Festival
September 17-18, 2016
For more information, go to http://www.elizabethfiberfestival.com/

Sneffels Fiber Festival
September 24-25, 2016
Ridgway, Colorado
See http://www.sneffelsfiberfest.com for more information.

Taos Wool Festival
October 1-2, 2016
Kit Carson Park, Taos, NM
For more information visit http://www.taoswoolfestival.org.

Heart of Colorado FiberArts Guild Fashion Show, Boutique and Luncheon
Saturday, October 15, 2016, 11 AM-2PM
Salida Steamplant
Guest Artist – Marilyn King
Food catered by Greg Wahl

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Summer Outreach Opportunities

Posted by on Apr 5, 2016 in News

You can help promote the guild and education about the fiber arts by participating in one of the summer outreach opportunities listed on the Outreach page (2016 Summer Outreach Opportunities). For more information, email outreach@rmweaversguild.org.

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