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Ikat Guild House Display

Ikat Guild House Display

Stop by the Guild House in February and March to see a lovely display of Ikats from Indonesia, Uzbekistan, and Cambodia. Thank you to Tracy Kaestner for the photos! To learn more about Ikats, visit the links below:...

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I Stabilized My Spools When Winding

I Stabilized My Spools When Winding

Guest post from CHH member Ginny Martin I am very happy with some alterations I made to me spool rack so the yarn flows freely to my warping board.  I found a wonderful way to keep the spools on my spool rack from sliding on the wires and getting wrapped around...

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Fall Artisan Market Success

Fall Artisan Market Success

Loyal shoppers and newcomers alike attended the CHH Fall Artisan Market from October 27-29, 2022. As always, the Guild House was full of a fantastic assortment of handmade items including scarves, dish towels, jewelry, art, and tools, each item handcrafted by a CHH...

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Fall 2022 Artisan Market

Fall 2022 Artisan Market

Linens and towels and baskets, oh my!The CHH Fall Artisan Market is here! Thursday, October 27, 6-9pmFriday, October 28, 10am-5pmSaturday, October 29, 10am-5pm Shop artisan, handcrafted items like table linens, kitchen towels, rugs, garments, jewelry, scarves, hats,...

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Rigid Heddle Study Group Display

Rigid Heddle Study Group Display

On view through October 15, 2022: the exhibit space is full of lovely handwoven pieces woven by members of our new study group, Flexible Rigid Heddlers. Dubbed "the Flexheads", this group meets at the guild house on the last Saturday of the month at 10:00 a.m. The...

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Baskets with Mary Brown

Baskets with Mary Brown

The July and August exhibit at the Guild House features basketry by CHH member Mary Brown. Mary first learned to weave baskets in 1994 in a small basket shop in Oak Ridge, Texas. She continued to weave at the shop with her friends at every Wednesday until the shop...

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Tracy Kaestner in Summer SS&D

  Coming Soon... Summer 2022 issue of Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot         An Extraordinary & Accessible Swatch Collection by Marina LoewMarina Loew, curator at Thousand Islands Arts Center, tells how she researched the Cross Country Weavers...

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