Study Groups

4+More on Supplemental Warps

The Tuesday AFTER Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, 1:00 pm - 3:00pm at DFA Studio. Jennie Bass and Cheryl Reed will share what they’ve learned about Supplemental Warps. We’ll learn the basics to turn a draft. We’ll try a design technique that applies to many weave structures,...

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Tapestry

The Tapestry study group usually meets on some Friday's at the DFA Studio. Call Marion H for information.  See the Membership Directory for her contact information

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By the Book Knitters

The next meeting is November 21 from 6:00 – 8:00pm in Conference Room A at the Richland Library. We had a blast with Kitty Burn Bryant. She showed us how she selects sweaters for their yarn. Where she goes to find great – inexpensive sweaters.  Kitty demonstrated her...

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Rigid Heddle Study Group

We are in Holiday mode The 4th Monday for November and December will be non-meeting days. We will meet November 13 and December 11. Spend time with your family and enjoy the season. We welcome new member and rigid heddle weaver, Nancy Kelly-Girvin. She brings her...

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Draw Loom Study Group

Draw Loom Study Group Meeting will be Tuesday, November 8th 1:00-3:00 pm. The plan is to map out who wants to weave what on the beginning 6 yards. Then a review of how we plan to revise the pattern peddles. Yahoo! Getting ready to weave! Marion.

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4+More Weaving Study Group

Tuesday after Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, 1:00-3:00pm Location: TBD Supplementary Warps is our topic. Cheryl Reed and Jennie Bass will share what they know plus resources so you can explore more on your own. This structure is simply turning a 4-shaft pattern that uses 2 or...

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Towel Exchange

LOTS OF LAUGHTER AT THE TOWEL EXCHANGE Mary Fraser shared a simple idea for the towel exchange at the September meeting of the 4+More Weaving Study Group. We sat in a circle. We started with our own towel and passed it three persons to the left. Then we paused to look...

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By the Book Knitters

BY THE BOOK KNITTERS Our next meeting will be October 16th 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Have you ever been at a yard sale where you felt a blissful cashmere sweater and thought I wish I had yarn like that? Kitty Burns Bryan will be on hand to show us how to deconstruct sweater...

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RIGID HEDDLE STUDY GROUP

RIGID HEDDLE STUDY GROUP We will continue to meet the 2nd and 4th Mondays at the DFA Studio, from 1:00-5:00 p.m. Shawls in dented structure and open laces, dishtowels in basket weave, scarves with pick-up patterns, bed runners made from old curtains and laces table...

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4+MORE WEAVING STUDY GROUP

4+MORE WEAVING STUDY GROUP  Tuesday, October 17, 1-3p at DFA Studio Show, tell, question, discuss, brainstorm, as usual. Also TWO GREAT ACTIVITIES: 1. Clifton Door will give us tips for sewing garments and upholstery items with handwoven fabrics. We will be discussing...

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Rigid Heddle Study Group

Hello RHSGers! (Is there such a word?) Keeping our meetings going through the summer was a good plan. Only one meeting had to be cancelled. Pam Root and Dorothy Mucha spent a week in Window Rock, Arizona, learning Navajo weaving. Kathy Myers has been in Minnesota...

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By the Book Knitters

By the Book Knitters September The next meeting will be Tuesday September 19th from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at the Richland Library in Conference Room A. We finished up the Seattle Mariners 40th Anniversary afghan for the Summer Reading Program. Holly purchased baseball...

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Tapestry Study Group

Tapestry Study Group We used to meet at Weave your Art Out. We call our group Freyii Friday, after Susan's tapestry looms that she demonstrated and sold lovingly at her shop. Susan's nurturing blossoms our core tapestry group, we love you Susan. We have woven hours...

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Draw Loom Study Group

Draw Loom Study Group The Draw Loom Study Group will meet on September 12 from 1:00 - 3:00. We will be watching the DVD for warping pattern shafts also taking about drafting designs. So if someone knows how to draft designs please come and help those that...

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4+More Weaving Study Group

Towel Exchange September 19th 2017 Tuesday, September 19, 1-3 PM at DFA Studio, 101 N Union St, Kennewick, Suite 208  Bring your handwoven towel and take home a different one. We’ll share the weave structure or “recipe” source of our towels, then roll the dice once to...

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By the Book Knitters August 2017

BY THE BOOK KNITTERS AUGUST 2017 Our next meeting is August 15th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm in Conference Room A of the Richland Library.  Everyone is welcome. This month there were 26 knitters and many laughs. We realized some dates such as November 22, 1963 and August...

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Desert Fiber Arts Towel Exchange

JOIN THE TOWEL EXCHANGE! The 4+More Weaving study group is starting the fall season with a towel exchange at our first meeting in September in the DFA studio. Everyone is welcome to participate. So far I’ve heard of a false-damask towel in denim and red, of a lovely...

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By the Book Knitters Pattern Page

Want to learn how to knit? Lindsey created these patterns the first year we started.  If you knit all the patterns for these 12 lessons you will become a very capable knitter able to knit cables, lace and even bobbles. Most lessons have 3 squares, Easy, Beginner and...

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By the Book Knitters Study Group

 By the Book Knitter meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:00 - 8:00pm in Conference Room A at the Richland Public Library. We are an independent self guided study group jointly sponsored by the Richland Library and Desert Fiber Arts. At By the Book Knitters...

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