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Reppin’ with Rosalie

October 27, 2014 web_weaver 2

Guest post: Tracy Kaestner At the Rep Weave workshop, 15 CHH members had a wonderful time weaving Rep with Rosalie Neilson. Rosalie was an excellent teacher, she really worked hard to make sure everyone had […]

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Tapestry in Houston

October 25, 2014 Diane Ferguson 2

Jean Pierre Larochette and Yael Lurie, world renowned tapestry weavers, are in Houston presenting a workshop! The guild has an autographed copy of their book now.  During a slide presentation on Thursday night, the two […]

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CHH and Gandhi’s Legacy

October 23, 2014 web_weaver 1

Connie C. Elliot and other spinning, weaving, and dyeing experts from the Contemporary Handweavers of Houston will demonstrate spinning for khadi cloth, a form of work championed by Gandhi to promote economic self-reliance during the […]

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Tapestry Slide Show

October 21, 2014 web_weaver 0

Don’t forget the Tapestry slideshow by Jean Pierre Larouchette & Yael Lurie. From Gerry Woodhouse: Please feel free to bring some refreshment to the Tapestry slide show at 6:00pm Thursday evening, Oct. 23, 2014 at […]

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Rosalie Neilson – October Meeting

October 14, 2014 web_weaver 0

We should have a great meeting this month! Rosalie Neilson, our workshop presenter, will be our speaker. Her workshop, IT’S IN THE WARP: COLOR AND DESIGN IN REP, is full. Her Thursday evening talk will […]

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Ann Stephens – Towels

October 6, 2014 web_weaver 4

Ann sent some great photos of her towels made with 8/2 cottolin. 2 very different looks on one warp! Send photos of your finished work. Tell us what yarns you used or anything you would […]

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October CHHit CHHat

September 29, 2014 web_weaver 0

The October 2014 CHHit CHHat has been posted in the Member area. Can you believe we have online copies of our newsletters back to mid-2003?

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African Textiles at September Meeting

September 24, 2014 web_weaver 0

Our speaker was Matthew Scheiner of Gallery Jatad Fine Tribal Art in Houston. He brought a number of beautiful old textiles from Cameroon, Zambia and several other African countries for us to touch and examine. […]

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Class Success!

September 22, 2014 web_weaver 0

Instructor D’Anne Craft shared this: Denise finished her wool scarf which she started in the beginning rigid heddle class at the Guild House on Saturday. She used variegated yarn in the weft for a nice […]

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HAFA Juried Exhibit

September 21, 2014 web_weaver 0

Houston Area Fiber Artists Art on the Make Mixing Art & Mingling Threads Annual Juried Exhibit October 8 – October 26, 2014 Featuring 70 artworks by 25 of the HAFA fiber artists selected by juror […]

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