Textile Adventures in Peru

September 30, 2018 web_weaver 3

Jennifer Moore has specialized in the field of doubleweave pick-up for over 30 years and is the author of The Weaver’s Studio: Doubleweave. When Nilda Callanaupa from the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco was […]

Tips and Tricks

Tip from Quilter’s Toolbox

September 29, 2018 web_weaver 2

Weaving student and member Annie shared a tool used by quilters. Tiger Tape is a reusable measuring tape with quarter inch marks. Just use a pen to indicate the length of hems or a pattern […]


Stitched Construct

September 28, 2018 web_weaver 0

Stitched Construct is a Houston invitational fiber exhibition, co-curated by Kim Ritter and Grace Zuñiga. This exhibition will focus on fiber works that celebrate and highlight technique and material. Featuring Artwork by:Brenda SchloesserGinny EckleyHope WilmarthPaula GronDaniel GarverHeather […]


Handweavers Sale

September 27, 2018 web_weaver 0

Check in for participants in the sale is Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 10 – 3 pm. The postcard invitation sent to those on our mailing list and to all members.  You may download these […]


Weaving 101

September 27, 2018 web_weaver 0

From DeeDee’s fall session of Weaving 101, Jorge (a returning student) models his table runner.  Just cut from the loom – not trimmed or wet finished yet.  Here’s Annie’s table runner from the same class. […]

Fiber Study Group

Fiber Study Group

September 24, 2018 web_weaver 0

All CHH members welcome to attend  a visit to Habitat House – an urban oasis. The home and garden of Selia Qynn: artist, author, songwriter-guitarist, photographer and farm hand. Wednesday, October 10th.   10:30 am-12:00 pm […]


Sneak Peek

September 22, 2018 web_weaver 0

A Sampling of items Barbara E will have at the Houston Handweavers Sale. Friday, October 26, 2018 and Saturday October 27, 2018, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, 2327 Commerce,  #106,   Houston, TX  77002


Vicuna – photos and facts

September 21, 2018 web_weaver 0

Din found this to be a very interesting article on the vicuna. Click here to see the entire article. Feel free to send information you find that might be interesting to other members of the […]

CHH Award

Small Expressions CHH Award Winner

September 18, 2018 web_weaver 1

The Contemporary Handweavers of Houston Award was awarded to Deborah Zeitler for “Blue Bowl” in the Small Expressions exhibition at 2018 Convergence in Reno, Nevada, last July. This annual, juried exhibit features contemporary small-scale works using […]


Spinning and Weaving Week

September 17, 2018 web_weaver 0

Celebrate Spinning & Weaving Week! October 1-7, 2018 Spinning and Weaving Week is a celebration of the international traditions of our crafts. Join hands with fellow weavers, spinners, dyers and basketweavers around the world and […]

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