June 1, 2013 web_weaver 0

Weavers converged on Addison, Texas for the Contemporary Handweavers of Texas conference. D’Anne Craft caught some of our local Contemporary Handweavers of Houston members and others in action!


Marisol’s Bracelet

May 26, 2013 web_weaver 0

From D’Anne: This is cool! Marisol, a 5th grader who attended the Gathering of the Guilds with her parents (her mom is a HAFA member), wove this very creative bracelet with one of our cardboard […]


Almost Time – John Marshall Trunk Sale

May 24, 2013 web_weaver 0

The CHH John Marshall Trunk Sale is just around the corner…. Scharine reports that it looks like we’ll need additional volunteers for packing/bagging sales and for post sale clean-up. Check out the Volunteer Sheet and […]


Save the Date: CHH Sale

May 8, 2013 web_weaver 0

The Contemporary Handweavers of Houston announces dates for the 2013 Annual Sale: Wed., Oct. 23, 10:00-5:00 Thurs., Oct. 24, 10:00-8:00 Fri., Oct. 25, 10:00-5:00 Sat., Oct. 26, 10:00-5:00 The Sale will be held at Guild […]


WOW Trip to Paige, Texas

April 29, 2013 web_weaver 0

The WOW (Way Out West) Weavers of CHH traveled to Susan Frickes’ store called “Yarnorama” in Paige, Texas. With warped inkle looms in hand, we listened as she talked about and demonstrated inkle weaving techniques […]


Linen Presentation

April 28, 2013 web_weaver 0

Julie Karlsson and DeeDee Woodbury shared their expertise and enthusiasm for weaving with linen after the monthly membership meeting April 18th at Bayou Manor. Many samples of handwoven linen items were shown exemplifying the texture, […]


May General Meeting – Katie Knowles

April 26, 2013 web_weaver 0

Katie’s talk is titled From Seed to Sack: Enslaved Labor and Textile Production and is a portion of a chapter from her dissertation, Fashioning Slavery: Slaves and Clothing in the U.S. South, 1830-1865. She is […]


New Class Season at Guild House

April 25, 2013 web_weaver 0

Check out the new Class Schedule this season at CHH Guild House. Three of the new offerings meet daily: – Intensive Beginner Weaving Course – a four-day course, learn to warp a loom and weave […]

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