Contemporary Handweavers of Houston

CHH Facebook Group

January 14, 2022 web_weaver 0

We have a new Facebook group called Contemporary Handweavers of Houston – weaving community group. Facebook groups are a really fun way to stay in touch between meetings. You can share photos of projects, let […]

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Classifieds

Louet for Sale Unopened Box

January 14, 2022 web_weaver 0

My boo-boo is your gain! I mistakenly ordered a Jane 70 instead of a Jane 50. It arrived last week and is still in the box, not even opened. Loom is as shipped from Louet, […]

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Events

3-day Split-shed Weaving Workshop

December 26, 2021 web_weaver 0

Workshop Feb. 18-20, 2022 by Deborah Silver Break out of blocks with split-shed weaving. Weave curves and blend colors using continuous wefts on a 4-shaft loom with no special equipment. In this workshop, students will […]

Events

Roc Day – January 8

December 26, 2021 web_weaver 0

Join us to Celebrate Roc Day – Cancelled Roc Day/St Distaff Day – Mark your calendar for January 8, 2022 10 am – 2 pm @ the Guild House.  Saint Distaff’s Day (also known as Distaff Day, […]

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HGA Spinning Exchange

December 15, 2021 web_weaver 1

2022 Handspun Skein Exchange hosted by the Handweavers Guild of America, Inc. The Handweavers Guild of America, Inc. (HGA) is excited to announce we are introducing a new exchange event: Handspun Skein Exchange. Participation is […]

Exhibits

Mini Gallery at the Guild House

November 15, 2021 web_weaver 0

Here is what’s on view at the Guild House now till the Holiday break, December 18th. Rosemary Malbin’s extensive Christmas card collection. Towels were woven by Rosemary Malbin. Ornaments are from the collection of Tracy Kaestner […]

Flexible Rigid Heddlers

New Study Group in town!

November 11, 2021 web_weaver 1

D’Anne and Gloria have organized a group for those who use rigid heddle looms.  We had a kick-off meeting November 6 and decided on a name (the Flexible Rigid Heddlers) and meeting timing (every other […]

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Members

Member News

November 8, 2021 web_weaver 3

We are saddened by news of the death of Dafna Lotan, shown here in happier times with her late husband.  She was a common sight at the Guild House Commerce location as she often rented […]

Classifieds

Purrington Loom for Sale

November 3, 2021 web_weaver 0

Glimakra Adjustable Weaving Bench  $150. Solid maple, 39” width, height adjustable from 19 – 27.5”. Lightweight & easy to adjust height quickly. Great condition with a few minor scuffs on finish. (new $290).     […]

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Botanic Garden classes

Botanic Garden Classes

November 3, 2021 web_weaver 0

Molly Koehn is teaching these classes at the Houston Botanic Gardens.  Click on the links for more information. Botanical Printing Bookmaking Houston Botanic Garden Enriching life through discovery, education, and the conservation of plants and […]

Classes

In-Person Classes

October 28, 2021 web_weaver 0

To register, click here and select your class. November 13th – Introduction to Rigid Heddle Weaving                             The Spin Doctor is back […]

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