Remembering My Friend, Alden Amos

Posted By Web Manager on December 30, 2015

“A Stradivari of spinning wheels,” and “the best curmudgeon in the world,” is how he is described by the New York Times. Alden Amos was my friend. My enthusiasm for his recent article on “Handspun Rope: The Hows and Whys of an Ancient Craft” in Spin-Off  prompted a letter to the editor. It was an … » Read the Rest » …

CNCH Grants for CNCH 2016 in Modesto

Posted By JAnderson on December 16, 2015

Grants are available for CNCH 2016 for full registration fee.  One grant will be awarded in each of our five areas of CNCH.  The grant is not need based and are judged anonymously.  The funding for the grants comes from special events at previous conferences such as raffles. To apply for a grant you need … » Read the Rest » …