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May Classes at Guild House

April 19, 2013 web_weaver 0

HOT now! Classes slated for early May are Floor Loom Weaving II and Beginning Spinning. Time to sign up for these now! Later in the month is the popular Beginning Rigid Heddle Weaving. New for […]

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Jacque’s Tapestry

April 16, 2013 web_weaver 0

Jacque Darragh shared her framing of the tapestry she wove in the Gerry Woodhouse Tapestry class at Guild House. Although she missed a class day, Jacque certainly focused on what she did, rather than what […]

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What Inspires Us

April 16, 2013 web_weaver 0

Ruth just completed Gerry Woodhouse’s Tapestry class at Guild House. She sent this photo of a tapestry by Nancy Garretson and shared her thoughts. Ruth says: I am attaching a copy of the Garretson tapestry. […]

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Tapestry Class at Guild House

April 8, 2013 web_weaver 1

An enthusiastic group participated in the Tapestry class taught by Gerry Woodhouse on April 6 & 7 at Guild House. Using stretcher frames, the group learned how to warp, weave a header and work through […]

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April 2013 CHHit CHHat Newsletter

April 6, 2013 web_weaver 0

The April 2013 CHHit CHHat Newsletter is available on the Member site for Contemporary Handweavers of Houston. Behind on the news? Check out the Newsletters tab on the CHH Members menu bar. Our online archive […]

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Joanne Hall Tapestry Workshop

April 3, 2013 web_weaver 0

This in from Charlotte Allison: Joanne Hall is coming to teach a four day tapestry workshop. The Hillside Acres Retreat has been secured for us. Nestled between Johnson City and Dripping Springs, is a little […]

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Swatches!

April 3, 2013 web_weaver 0

Here is a photo of the swatches from Weave the Town Red. Check out next year’s Swatch Swap – Silver Threads.

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CHH’ers in Print

March 23, 2013 web_weaver 0

What do Scharine Kirchoff and Julia Allison have in common? Well, yes, they are CHH members … and weavers …. But they are also both in the March/April 2013 issue of Handwoven Magazine with its […]

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Color and Weave at Guild House

March 22, 2013 web_weaver 0

Debra weaves Color and Weave on the Cricket Loom in D’Anne’s recent class at Guild House. Check our our list of Current Classes. Photo courtesy D’Anne Craft

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CHH 2013 Livestock Show

March 20, 2013 web_weaver 0

Contemporary Handweavers of Houston (and area weaving and spinning volunteers) finished out the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Volunteers wove off the warp on two floor looms, made wonderful progress on the tapestry loom, and […]

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Penny Customizes a Cricket

March 14, 2013 web_weaver 0

Wow! Penny has been working with the Cricket Loom. In a blog post she shows an inventive approach to achieving different setts for her warp threads. I would like to see this item live to […]

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