Wheatland Grange

October 14 – 9:00am – 3:00pm Spin-In at the Wheatland Grange 9752 SR 23, St John WA There is a carpool for the St John event, meet in the Pasco Yokes parking lot by the Vanpool parking. We leave promptly at 6:30am.

SEATTLE WEAVERS’ GUILD NEWS

Seattle Weavers Guild has a new position – Museum/gallery Liasion go to museumandgallery@seattleweaversguild.com for information of shows in the Puget Sound area Seattle Weavers Guild sale October 26th members pre-sale 4-5pm Friday 10 to 8 and Saturday 10 to 5

FIBERS AND BEYOND 2017 CONFERENCE AND SALE

The conference is being held in Lynden, WA October 10th to the 14th. The Felted Hat Workshop with Donna Hunter, is being held Friday, Oct. 13, 10-3. Make a seamless hat by felting wool fiber around a resist pattern. The process uses soap, water and agitation to create the felt. Various styles of hats with or without brims can be shaped on hat blocks. There is no knitting or crochet involved. For this class, registration is $50, $45 for Jansen Art Center members, and there is a materials fee of $8. Other classes that still have openings are:

  • Crackle Weave with Liz Moncrief
  • Felted Bowl with Donna Hunter
  • Felted Flower Vase with Donna Hunter
  • Surface Design for the Weaver: the Exciting World of Warp Painting with Liz Moncrief
  • Over and Under with Gail Harker
  • Powerful Color for Weavers with Gail Harker
  • Beginning Rigid Heddle Weaving with Susan Torntore

If you plan to stay in Lynden during the conference, the Inn at Lynden will have special room rates available for conference participants. Please call the Inn at 360-746-8597 for reservations and let them know you are part of the conference.  More information about these workshops is on the Jansen’s website

COLUMBIA GORGE FIBER FESTIVAL

The CGFF is being held October 27th – 29th at Ft. Dallas Readiness Center in The Dallas, OR. Workshops include Weave a Pocket Bag, Felt with Silk Hankies, Knit with Linen and many more. Look for information at: Sarah at CGFF

 

Winter Fiber Fest at The Dalles 2018

St Paul’s Episcopal Church 1805 Minnesota St  The Dalles Oregon  97058

January 20, 2018  10:00 A.M. TO  3:00 P.M.     $5.00 per person at the Door
WHO SHOULD COME:  Spinners, knitters, crocheters, felters All Fiber enthusiasts   Potluck – Coffee and Tea Provided

VENDORS WELCOME:   $15.00 per vendor space – includes admission for one person.   Vendors asked to contribute to door prize. CALL:  Linda at 541-296-8222 for information or to sign up for a vendor space or send an  email  to  stareaglefiber@gmail.com