Posts made in March, 2017

2017 Fiber Arts Sale!

Posted by on Mar 19, 2017 in News

The 2017 Rocky Mountain Weavers’ Guild Fiber Arts Sale is October 26-28 at the Englewood Civic Center. Discover unique handmade gifts, clothing, jewelry and art pieces! Mark your calendars now!

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Dhaka Weaves & the Tewa Tea at the May Luncheon

Posted by on Mar 14, 2017 in News

Here is more information about the Tewa Tea that we are featuring at the luncheon on May 20. Sales of cloth benefit the Dhaka Weavers of Nepal.

Dhaka Weaves and Tewa Teas–General Information
Information about a TEWA TEA (not ours, but there are pictures)

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There’s Room for You!

Posted by on Mar 12, 2017 in News

There are still some spaces in the March (Orenburg lace knitting) and April (Spinning on a Charka and Weave Until You Dye) workshops. These are great opportunities to widen your horizons with great teachers. Click here for the spring 2017 registration form.

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Mary Madison Lecture at Textiles West

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in News

Join celebrated author and weaver Mary Madison for a personalized lecture followed by a short Q & A and pop-up workshop on Saturday March 11th. The focus of the lecture will be sharing the who, what, how and why Mary self-published her book, “Plantation Slave Weavers Remember: An Oral History.” In addition, she will share handouts and discuss how to approach writing and publishing your own book. Certainly not to be missed!

Saturday, March 11, 2017
11:00am 12:00pm
427 East Colorado Avenue
Studio 235
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
U.S.A.

https://textileswest.org/events/2017/3/11/mary-madison-lecture-plantation-slave-weavers-remember-an-oral-history

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Demonstrators Needed at DBG

Posted by on Mar 6, 2017 in News

Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms is looking for RMWG members to do Spinning and Weaving demonstrations at their upcoming free days from 10-2. Weather permitting you will be demonstrating in front of the historic Hildebrand Ranch Building. The school house has been reserved for inclement weather. This is a wonderful opportunity to promote RMWG, and highlight fiber activities. Check your calendars!

The Free Day dates are:
Tuesday: April 4
Tuesday: June 6
Saturday: July 15 (this is also the Lavender Festival)
Tuesday: August 1
Tuesday November 7

To volunteer contact Cheri Nash: outreach@rmweaversguild.org
or Donna Brown: donnabrown501@gmail.com

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