Dyeing

Meeting Cancelled – Handknotted Rugs 

March 11, 2020 web_weaver 0

Due to the national health State of Emergency, the meeting for March has been cancelled.   March Regular Meeting Presentation by Gil Melo, Bunyaad Rug Representative From his years of experience in the hand knotted rug […]

Classes

Indigo Dye Day at the Guild House

February 26, 2020 web_weaver 0

Karen, Christina and Michael are looking justly proud of some of their shibori results from last Saturday’s class with indigo. Clamping, pole wrapping, stitching–they fearlessly tried them all. Below, Karen concentrates on undoing her stitch […]

Classes

Surface Design Class

August 25, 2019 web_weaver 0

Sampling first!  Instructor Ginny Eckley (left) inspecting the small silk samples done to learn the technique.  Then the class went to work planning their two silk scarf projects.  These are a few of them. The […]

Dyeing

February Workshop

December 12, 2018 web_weaver 2

Daniel Garver’s IKAT workshop (from Feb 28th to March 3rd , total 4 days). Minimum 12 to maximum 15 participants. Total fee is $225.00 per person including materials fee. Level- Intermediate. No prior experience in ikat […]

Dyeing

May Meeting

May 10, 2018 web_weaver 0

Daniel Garver is currently one of the Artists-In-Residence at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft. He works as a weaver stating, “From fragments of drawings, weavings take shape and present new regulations and constraints, which […]

Dyeing

Am I Blue?

April 18, 2018 web_weaver 0

You might be if you miss this meeting. Saturday, April 21, 2018, 10 A.M. Connie Elliott will present on indigo along with the DVD, “Blue Alchemy”. She has a deep knowledge and experience with indigo, […]

Dyeing

Sunday Surfing

March 4, 2018 web_weaver 1

Din recommends this article on Cochineal: http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20180202-the-insect-that-painted-europe-red?ocid=ww.social.link.email “King Charles V of Spain saw in cochineal an opportunity to prop up the crown’s coffers “

Demonstration

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 […]

Dyeing

Katazome workshop

October 30, 2017 web_weaver 0

  Workshop organized by Nadia Khan and taught by Akemi Cohn. Akemi Nakano Cohn www.akemistudio.com www.akeminakanocohn.blogspot.com

Dyeing

Natural Dyeing in Mexico

September 19, 2017 web_weaver 0

Tracy suggested the article “In Mexico, Weavers Embrace Natural Alternatives to Toxic Dyes” for the blog today. Click here to see the full article.

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