Branch Out with Fibers – PHOTOS!

Posted By Web Manager on May 23, 2014

                    Photos from the 2014 Branch out with Fibers conference are now online and available for your viewing pleasure. A big thanks to everyone who volunteered their free time to put this conference together! It’s hard work with lots of tears and joy, and it’s so … » Read the Rest » …

Loom and Shuttle June 2014 Meeting

Posted By Eve Conner on May 13, 2014

The next Loom and Shuttle Guild meeting on June 7 will feature  morning and afternoon programs by Robyn Spady.    Visit the Loom and Shuttle website for details

Tradition, Innovation, and Inspirations of a Contemporary Navajo Weaver

Posted By Web Manager on May 12, 2014

              THE 10TH ANNUAL CAROL WALTER SINTON PROGRAM FOR CRAFT ART: Tradition, Innovation, and Inspirations of a Contemporary Navajo Weaver A lecture by D. Y. Begay Saturday, May 17, 2014 – 10AM, Koret Auditorium, de Young Museum, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA.   The Textile Arts Council of … » Read the Rest » …

Let Baskets Inspire You

Posted By Web Manager on May 7, 2014

              San Luis Obispo Museum of Art will be hosting a basketry workshop, “Let Baskets Inspire You” with CNCH weaver Barbara Shapiro from July 25-27… Details about the workshop can be found on the museum’s Adult Workshops page ( All levels of fiber and textile artists are welcomed and the registration covers the cost of most materials. The three-day … » Read the Rest » …

We’d Love To Get You Excited About Basketry!!

Posted By Jill Stanton on May 7, 2014

On Saturday, June 7, 2014, members of the Bay Area Basket Makers (BABM) will teach two workshops at the Caning Shop in Berkeley beginning at 12:30. Introduction to Basketry: Twining: Learn to twine with your choice of provided materials, and complete an easy but satisfying basket in 3 hours or less. Three simple basket starts … » Read the Rest » …

17th Annual Spinning Day at the Winery

Posted By Vilija on May 4, 2014

Treadles to Threads Spinners present: Spinning at Retzlaff Winery June 7  2014, 10 am to 4 pm 1356 S. Livermore Ave. Livermore $5 entry per person  Spinning – Sun – Shopping Spring is here and that means it’s once again time for Treadles to Threads’ spinning day at Retzlaff Winery in Livermore. We are back to … » Read the Rest » …