Posts made in January, 2015

Intermountain Weavers Conference

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in News

The 2015 Intermountain Weavers’ Conference Board invites you to attend our conference for Fiber Artists in Durango, Colorado July 23-26. The theme this year is “Try Something New!” and we have lots of workshops for you to try!

The registration book has the conference schedule, lists of events, descriptions of the workshops offered and information on lodging, etc. You may access it from our web site at http://www.intermountainweavers.org/.
Registration for the conference opens February 1, 2015

You may register online at our website, or download the registration form and mail it to me. If you are a current member, you will need your member number to register for the conference. Email membership@intermountainweavers.org.

If you have general questions about registration, feel free to contact me by email. Just click here.

I look forward to seeing you in Durango where you can “Try Something New!”

Sincerely,
Linda Kaufman
Registrar
Intermountain Weavers Conference

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Fiber Celebration!

Posted by on Jan 23, 2015 in News

Northern Colorado Weavers Guild invites all fiber artists to participate in our 41st annual juried exhibit Fiber Celebration 2015. Original pieces representing fiber media of all types are welcome: weaving, spinning, dyeing, basketry, sculpture, felting, quilting, papermaking, knitting, crocheting, and embroidery. Juror is internationally known handweaver, author, and teacher, Susan Wilson. This year’s exhibit will be displayed at the Tointon Gallery in Greeley, Colorado, from May 1 – June 6, 2015. For more information on entering, please check our web site at http://www.nocoweaversguild.org/fiber-celebration.

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History of Cloth Bibliography

Posted by on Jan 17, 2015 in News

For those of you who wanted to know more after Gage Evans’ talk at the guild meeting in November, click here to get to her bibliography. Gage told some wonderful stories about cloth that you’ll want to follow up on.

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Button Society Spring Show

Posted by on Jan 13, 2015 in News

“SQUARE UP YOUR BUTTONS”
Colorado State Button Society 47th Annual Spring Show and Sale
April 11-12, 2015

For more information, look here:
http://www.coloradobuttons.com/index.html

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Weavers Turn Silk into Test Strips???

Posted by on Jan 9, 2015 in News

Yes. In India. Check the link:


http://www.npr.org/blogs/goatsandsoda/2015/01/08/375442225/weavers-turn-silk-into-diabetes-test-strips

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