Guild Events

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Harmony Weavers Guild Exhibit at Delaware Art Museum – Sept. 30, 2017 – Jan. 14, 2018

 

 

 

See the best of the Harmony Weavers Guild’s textile creations at The Delaware Art Museum, which is conveniently located just off I-95 in Wilmington and near other treasures of the Delaware Valley, including Winterthur Museum, the Brandywine Arts Museum, Longwood Gardens and more. Admission is free on Sundays. More information at: The Fabric of Life at the Delaware Art Museum

 

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Frances Irwin Handweavers Schedule

Fall 2017-Spring 2018

OCT 14, 2017 (Saturday) Field Trip to Silk City Yarn Warehouse Sale and the Paterson Museum. Coordinator: Elaine McCarthy

NOV 13, 2017 – Program: Inkle Looms. Coordinator: Brianna Lancaster

DEC 12, 2017 – (Tuesday) Holiday Luncheon at Stroudsmoor Country Inn, Stroudsburg, PA. Coordinator: Pat Sole

Note: Meetings will be held in the Green Township Building, Warren County, New Jersey, starting in 2018

JAN 8, 2018 – Program: Weaving your own Chenille. Presenters: Cuyler Augustino & Sally Orgren.

FEB 12 , 2018 – Program: Topic TBD. Presenter: Daryl Lancaster,

MARCH 12, 2018 – Program: Boost Your Skills Part 5: Topics TBD or coved by DVDPresented by a panel          

APRIL 9, 2018 – Programs: Results of the 3rd Annual Weaving Challenge. Coordinator: Cuyler Augustino. Weaving Software. Facilitators: Brianna Lancaster & Dee Lande

MAY 14, 2018 – Program: Topic TBD.

JUNE 11, 2018 – Program: Renegade Treadlings on Traditional Threadings. Presenter: Suzi Ballinger

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Jockey Hollow Weavers Schedule 

Fall 2017-Spring 2018

November 1, 2017 – Program: Painted and Plaited Baskets from MAFA. Presenter: Jerri Shankler

November 11 & 12, 2017 – ANNUAL JOCKEY HOLLOW GUILD EXHIBIT AND SALE: Brookside Community Center, Brookside (Mendham Twp), New Jersey. The Brookside Community Club is located at 1E. Main Street at Cherry Lane (off of Route 24) in Brookside (Mendham Twp.) Cherry Lane is 2.3 miles east of Mendham and 5 miles west of Morristown. Saturday 10-5pm, Sunday 10-4pm.

December 6, 2017 – Program: Small Treats – Ukrainian Dolls on the Inkle Loom. Presenter: Brianna Lancaster

January 3, 2018 – Program: Weaving Software. Presenter: Carol Steuer

January 2018 – Program: Learn to Weave. Presenters: Daryl and Brianna Lancaster.  (Snow date January.)

February 7, 2018 – Program: HGA: What the Organization Does for the Weaving Community. Presenter: Sally Orgren, Editor, Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot

March 3, 2018 – Workshop: Kumihimo: Braiding Peace and Beauty into your Life. Presenter: Hetty Gunderrud (available to members only) 

March 7, 2018 – Program: Joseph and Anni Albers and the Bauhaus. Presenter: Fritz Horstman, Albers Foundation

April 4, 2018 – Program: Making a Marudi for Kumihimo. Presenter: Steve Antonucci

May 2, 2018 – Program: New Millennium Fibers with Heather Winslow

May 3-5, 2018 – Workshop: New Millennium Fibers with Heather Winslow

June 6, 2018 – Program: Results from the “Weavers Poker Challenge” and potluck dinner