Glenna Harris Guild Sponsors Sister Guild in Guatemala

Posted By ADunham on December 22, 2010

2011 will be the second year the Glenna Harris Weavers Guild has elected to sponsor a sister guild’s membership in WARP (Weave a Real Peace). The Te Ixchel weavers live on the western side of Lake Atitlan in the area of San Pedro la Laguna. We are very pleased to have made this connection and … » Read the Rest » …

Spin Me Story Weave Me A Tale

Posted By KMcPherson on December 21, 2010

  “You never see a frog so modest and straightfor’ard as he was, for all he was so gifted. And when it come to fair-and-square jumping on a dead level, he could get over more ground at one straddle than any animal his breed you ever see.” – Simon Wheeler (“Jim Smiley and His Jumping … » Read the Rest » …

Santa Cruz Handweavers Guild Meeting January 15, 2011

Posted By RWeiss for SCHG on December 21, 2010

On January15, 2011, the Santa Cruz Handweavers Guild and The Museum of Art & History in Santa Cruz will cosponsor the Nora Rogers Memorial Fiber Arts Lecture.  The speaker, Desiree Koslin, will present Duodji Soft: Tradition, Authenticity and Innovation in Sami Textiles. The distinctive dress and fabrics of the once nomadic Sami people of northwestern … » Read the Rest » …