Books added to the DFA library July 2017

Books added to the DFA library in July 2017 Posts and Rugs: The story of Navajo Rugs and their Homes by H.L. James  This book is based on a classic study of the Navajo rugs with the concern that the craft might end with the Americanization of the Navajo.  This author...

Newcombe Looms

NEWCOMBE LOOMS The two shaft Newcombe rug loom built about 1945 and sold by Sears Roebuck Company has been adopted by Theo Dobie. She is excited to warp it after her vacation. The loom was purchased by Dorothy M and Clifton D in 2011 from the Lutheran Church in...
News from ANWG Meeting 2017

News from ANWG Meeting 2017

NEWS FROM THE ANNUAL ANWG MEMBERS MEETING At the Conference in Victoria, BC, in June the Association of Northwest Weavers Guilds held a meeting of all the guild representatives. Here are the highlights of that business meeting. Membership count currently is 4074...
Benton Franklin Fair 2017

Benton Franklin Fair 2017

THE BEST WEEK OF SUMMER Registration for the fair is due August 1. Register at http://www.bentonfranklinfair.com/p/get-involved/204 After the 1st a late fee applies. Take in, set up and judging is the 20th of August. You are welcome to come help make the department...
Dye in the Park – July 22nd

Dye in the Park – July 22nd

Saturday, July 22nd 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Flat Top Park Gazebo in West Richland Our theme this year is Gradient Yarns – dyeing gradient yarn or roving with color that moves from one shade to another to more. Be aware this project does require homework. We will be...