Study Groups

4+ More Weaving Group

Bring your Show and Tell and come enjoy a cup of tea or coffee at the home of Julie Davis (608 N. Road 44, Pasco). Hope to see you, Tuesday, December 19, 1:00 - 3:00  p.m.

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Rigid Heddle Study Group

The Rigid Heddle Study Group will meet Monday, December 11, at the new time: 12:00 – 4:00 at the studio. Don’t forget to bring any completed projects to share.  Any questions or comments contact Kathy Myers or Dorothy Mucha.

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Great Wheels Spinning – Daytime

Day Time Spinners will be gathering every Wednesday, starting Dec. 6, 1:00 - 3:00 PM, at the Desert Fiber Arts Studio. If you are a new spinner or want to refine your skills we will use the Each one teach one style to help each other. Join us for a time of fellowship...

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Rigid Heddle Study Group

Happy Thanksgiving is past and Merry Christmas is on the way. We will be meeting the 2nd Monday of December, the 11th from 12:00 - 4:00pm. But since the 4th Monday falls on Christmas Day, it goes without saying that’s a family day. Enjoy and may the Peace and Joy of...

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The Barberini Tapestries.

The Barberini Tapestries No matter what fiber art you enjoy, these enormous tapestries are sure to impress and amaze!  They were woven in the 1600's in Italy. Just the borders themselves would have taken massive amounts of time and expertise. This is the first time...

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4+More Weaving Study Group

Just a reminder: 4+More Weaving Study Group will meet Tuesday, Nov. 28, at DFA Studio. 1-3pm.  We’ll look at supplemental warp fabrics. Learn to turn a draft. And wrap some our stash to explore a scarf design. Details at desertfiberarts.org under events.

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Great Wheels Spinning Study Group

Last winter we stopped spinning at the Union St. Studio. I'd like to start again on Wednesday from 1:00-4:00pm. Is there any interest? Contact Connie S, see the directory for her contact information Every Tuesday at 7:00pm, the Spinners also meet in the lobby of the...

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4+ More Weaving Study Group

4+MORE WEAVING STUDY GROUP Tuesday, December 19, 1:00  -3:00pm, Location TBD For sure, sharing of our projects and questions about weaving. The exact topic will be decided at our Nov. 28 meeting…after deadline for our December newsletter. We’ll blast out the details...

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By the Book Knitters

BY THE BOOK KNITTERS The next meeting will be December 19th from 6:00 – 8:00pm in Conference Room A at the Richland Library. This will be our annual Christmas Party, with tea and cocoa. There won’t be a cookie exchange but feel free to bring cookies to share. Remember...

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News on the Draw Loom

Just had to share the excitement of the day. I guess I just love draw looms.  Attached are the photos.  The loom is working well and Lisa will be the first to weave followed by Julie.  This should get us into mid-December.  I don't know who wants to weave next. Do you...

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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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