Kathrin Weber Workshop – Focus on the Warp

Posted By NinaRy on January 28, 2016

PRE~REGISTRATION FOR KATHRIN WEBER WORKSHOP ~ MARCH 22, 23, 24 Sacramento Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild is taking Pre-Registrations for their Spring Workshop featuring the dynamic Kathrin Weber of Blazing Shuttles (blazingshuttles.com). This workshop will begin on Tuesday from 1-4pm and continue on Wednesday and Thursday from 9-4 pm. The cost will be $130 with a … » Read the Rest » …

2016 Children’s Gallery

Posted By Web Manager on January 25, 2016

The 2016 conference committee has added something special to the mix for this year’s conference, a Children’s Gallery designed to introduce young, potential members to the excitement of weaving. Any child under the age of 15 may enter, given that they have a CNCH member to sponsor them (this year, anyways). Sponsorship is easy, and … » Read the Rest » …

2016 Conference Vendors

Posted By Web Manager on January 25, 2016

Classes are always the highlight of conference, but the shopping is always a grand bonus. Here is a list of Modesto vendors including descriptions of what you may find within their walls. Click HERE to view the list!

Susie Taylor to speak at Diablo Weavers Guild, Jan 22, 10 am

Posted By JAnderson on January 16, 2016

Susie Taylor will be speaking at Diablo Weavers Guild on Weaving Origami on Friday Jan. 22 at 10 a.m.  Susie has won numerous awards for her creative process of forming origami on the surface of her weaving.  She was featured in the Spring, 2015 issue of Handwoven and currently has a piece in the Surface Design show at … » Read the Rest » …

CNCH Modesto Hotel Info Update

Posted By Web Manager on January 13, 2016

Modesto Doubletree opened rooms on the shoulder dates (Wed, Thur and Sun) at the $109 rate.  Only a few are available. Please speak with the reservation office at the local Modesto Doubletree, 209-526-6000.  Use group code, CNC or Conf of Northern Calif Handweavers when speaking with them. Additional hotels in the nearby area will be able to accommodate us. Identify yourself … » Read the Rest » …

Stitching – Peggy Osterkamp

Posted By Jolyn O'Hare on January 10, 2016

Tamalpais Textile Arts Guild speaker – January 18, 2016 Peggy Osterkamp’s work with Yoshiko Wada about stitching has inspired her, and she will share her thoughts and ideas, as well as bring threads, needles, needle threaders and cloth pages for participants to make their own needle books during the program with their stitchings. Peggy will also talk about mending—as art … » Read the Rest » …

Save the Date! SWSG Open House Feb. 13 & 14, 2016

Posted By NinaRy on January 4, 2016

  The Sacramento Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild will hold their Annual Open House on Saturday and Sunday, February 13th and 14th, from 10 AM to 4 PM at the Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd, Sacramento 95816. The theme is “Mysterious Fibers – Asian inspired weaving and spinning”. For information call Nina Rynearson … » Read the Rest » …

Tricia Goldberg to Speak

Posted By NinaRy on January 4, 2016

The Sacramento Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild welcomes Tricia Goldberg as their featured speaker at the January general meeting. Her lecture is entitled “From Image to Loom” and her website is tgtapestry.com. Tuesday, January 26th, 10AM to 12PM, Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Boulevard, Sacramento, 95816. For information, call Nina Rynearson at 916-504-0039