Bingata Surface Design and More

July 31, 2013 web_weaver 0

Guest Post from Scharine Kirchoff: This summer I was invited to teach Ryukyu weaving and dyeing techniques to a group of young Okinawans (ages 18-35) from South America, Asia and the U.S. during a cultural […]


CHH August Program – Kyla Crawford

July 30, 2013 web_weaver 0

CHH Program, August 15, 2013 – “Weaving for our Environment” with Kyla Crawford Have you thought about weaving curtains for your kitchen or another space in your home? If so, you are entering the realm […]


Braided Tassels

July 29, 2013 web_weaver 0

Reposted from: PatPowellDesigns HANDS-ON HOUSTON Fill-the-Gap: Braided Tassel Accessories Time: Saturday, August 3, 2013, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm Location: Houston Center for Contemporary Craft 4848 Main Street. Houston, Texas 77002 Drop in between 11:00 […]


Study Weave Structures in Italy

July 24, 2013 web_weaver 0

This in from Abbas Khan via DeeDee Woodbury: I have been studying historic textiles for a few years and have just devised a course of study at the Lisio Foundation in Florence Italy on Weave […]


Tapestry Study Group – July 21

July 22, 2013 web_weaver 0

Guest Author: Gerry Woodhouse Two new projects completed! Paula completed her first weaving on the square Hockett Loom and mounted it. See the photo below of the black and red piece on white background, framed […]


ATA Call for Entries

July 16, 2013 web_weaver 0

Thanks to Pat Powell for this lead: American Tapestry Biennial 10: ATA invites all tapestry artists to submit works to American Tapestry Biennial 10. Entry to ATB 10 is open to all tapestry artists who […]


Towel Wall – Stripes Inspiration

July 11, 2013 web_weaver 0

Stripes = Happiness Stripes, look around they are everywhere; ticking, awning, men’s ties, womens wear, bedding. A colorful striped warp can make for a happy weaver. Come spend the day playing with yarn and learning […]


Beginning Weaving

July 11, 2013 web_weaver 0

One of the Beginning Weaving classes at Guild Houss. Check out the other available sessions at


Textiles and Technology

July 10, 2013 web_weaver 0

Guest post by Mary Welch: The July-August issue of Smithsonian magazine has an article entitled “Talking Code” about an upcoming exhibit called, “Encoded Textiles.” The project is the work of Chilean artist Guillermo Bert. Looking […]

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