Demonstration

Liendo Plantation Demonstration

November 23, 2019 web_weaver 0

This is a bright, crisp weekend for the Civil War Weekend and battle reenactment in Hempstead November 23 and 24.  Come on out and hear a dozen huge cannons.  For more information – click on […]

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Volunteer Opportunity

November 10, 2019 web_weaver 0

Production & Event Services, Inc. is putting a festival together for The San Jacinto Monument on Saturday, April 18th, 2020. This event will have all types of festivities.  With major emphasis on “Living History” of […]

Demonstration

1000 Lights

October 4, 2019 web_weaver 1

The Houston Indian community is inviting all of us to help celebrate Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birthday this week. The celebration, 1000 Lights, lasts all week with school competitions in art, essays and speeches. It culminates […]

Demonstration

Craft Community Day

March 12, 2019 web_weaver 1

The wonderful members of CHH having fun with the visitors at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft.  We were there for Craft Community Day spreading the word and sharing some weaving. Craft Community Day, a new […]

Demonstration

Volunteer Demonstration Request

October 31, 2018 web_weaver 0

Volunteer(s) Needed – Last Call A local elementary school (Poe) is looking for someone to do six 25-minute demonstration on historical handweaving. This is in conjunction with their Williamsburg Day activities and tied to the […]

Demonstration

Volunteers Needed

June 6, 2018 web_weaver 0

Houston Fiber Fest We are in need of volunteers to main the CHH booth at the Houston Fiber Fest.  We will be winding skeins into balls for a small fee.  This is an opportunity to […]

Convergence

Convergence Sheep to Shawl

March 27, 2018 web_weaver 0

  Sheep to Shawl Competition sponsored by Clemes and Clemes, Inc. Is it possible to take fleece straight from a sheep, card it, spin it and weave it into a lovely shawl in four hours? […]

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Community Craft Day at HCCC

March 5, 2018 web_weaver 0

Kathy spun blue wool. As usual, Blaine and the big tapestry loom were a favorite. Marion wove on two inkle looms, one tiny one on the table and one on the floor. Amy and Theresa […]

Demonstration

Alpaca Show at Livestock Show and Rodeo

January 22, 2018 web_weaver 0

Rancho Inca Alpacas will be showing their animals and hosting a demonstration area at the horse barn at the Livestock Show and Rodeo.  Bill and Mario would love to have some spinners and weavers.  You […]

Maker Faire

Weaving and Algorithms

December 15, 2017 web_weaver 1

An interesting read suggested by Lou.  Always love connecting daily life with technology.  Weaving and computers.  On the other hand, not only is there the unending “art or craft” argument, there’s the “maker or crafter” […]

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Textile Artist Badge

November 15, 2017 web_weaver 0

January 14, 2018 Sunday, 10-4 pm Guild House. Crocheting a coaster Kumihimo a keychain Knitting a coaster Felting a coaster Embroidery on a squareMachine Quilt Piecing Kool-Aid Dyeing or Indigo Pot Weaving a bookmark on […]

Demonstration

Houston Maker Faire

September 4, 2017 web_weaver 0

Saturday, October 21 and Sunday, October 22, 2017 10-6 pm George R. Brown Convention Center The Maker Faire has grown up!  No longer just the Mini Maker Faire, Houston has become the real deal – […]

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