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April 17th, 7:30 Meeting

This is your friendly reminder that the next guild meeting is this Tuesday, the 17th, 7:30pm at the usual spot. Lynn  will present the program on “Different ways to achieve end result for spinning, knitting, etc.” Goodies will be provided … Continue reading

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THE CHILLIWACK SPINNERS & WEAVERS GUILD

SPIN IN 2012 IS ON THE MOVE!!  From the Mountains of Ryder Lake to the  Flatlands of Rosedale!  Minutes from downtown Chilliwack Easy freeway access. Refreshments & New lunch menu. Silent Auction – Show and Tell 6 Vendors – for … Continue reading

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Maiwa 2012 Symposium – The List is Out

Here is the complete lineup for 2012. We will post the full descriptions, prices, and instructor bios here on the Maiwa Blog first and then on the website. Our printed calendar should be in the mail at the end of … Continue reading

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Weaving a Chronicle

Hello,         I am happy to announce one of our newest titles Weaving a Chronicle by Judith Poxson Fawkes.  We are extremely pleased with this title and think that you will be as well.  Below is more information about … Continue reading

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Dyeing With Mushrooms

This past Tuesday David and Eileen shared with us their experiences with dyeing with mushroom and showed many examples of their work.

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March 20 Meeting – Dyeing with Mushrooms

This is your friendly reminder that the next Guild meeting is this Tuesday, March 20th, at 7:30pm. The program will be on “Nature Dyeing with Mushrooms”, by members of the Fraser Valley Mushroom Society. Don’t forget your coffee mugs; go … Continue reading

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INSPIRATION FOR GARMENT FABRICS

Teresa Ruch, noted creator of hand-dyed, hand-painted and hand-woven garments, will be the guest speaker at the Whatcom Weavers Guild April 11 meeting. Stuck on what to weave next? Ever wonder how textile industry designers get their ideas? Want inspiration on how to give zip to … Continue reading

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Weaving Study Group- Project Day

Next Meeting Date:   Sunday, March 25 , 2012 Time: 1 – 4 pm The March meeting is a Project Day and our Project is Warping a Guild Loom for the Brander Flower Show – Sheep to Shawl Demonstration. Any new … Continue reading

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Crazy Batts

Crazy Batts a very interactive, fun and busy guild program.  We started with colorful Merino fiber, added many different and unusual fibres to produce a unique batt that participants will spin into funky yarns.   Our next show and tell will … Continue reading

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Beginning Tapestry Workshop

Sharon Wickstrom, Instructor    This is a beginning Tapestry Workshop done on a small hand loom provided by the Chilliwack Spinners and Weavers Guild.  You will learn how to set up the loom, design your piece and weave your own … Continue reading

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