Spinning at the Winery 2018

Posted By Vilija on February 2, 2018

This fun annual event needs to change from its usual first week-end in June to May 19, 2018 this year. Plenty of time to get it on your calendar. If you are not familiar with this Spring Event, its a day to destress with a picnic at a lovely Livermore winery with fiber friends from … » Read the Rest » …

Sacramento Weavers’ and Spinners’ Open House

Posted By Web Manager on January 3, 2018

20th Annual Spinning at the Winery

Posted By Vilija on May 16, 2017

Treadles to Threads Spinning Guild invites you once again to “Spinning at the Winery.” We’re hoping the 20th year of this event brings exceptional weather as well as an exceptional day for you in Livermore’s wine country. This  is a day to spend spinning, snacking, shopping and visiting with your fiber friends throughout the Bay … » Read the Rest » …

Woven Together: Experience & Expression Postcard invitation

Posted By Wendy Bertrand on December 7, 2016

post-card invitation from Loom and Shuttle Guild for January13-February 12, 2017 exhibit.

WOVEN TOGETHER, a fiber art exhibit, Jan 13-Feb 12, 2017

Posted By Wendy Bertrand on October 26, 2016

This is a fiber art exhibit in the San Francisco Bay Area. Please join Loom and Shuttle members in celebrating the fine craft of hand weaving and fiber art. WOVEN TOGETHER: Experience & Expression Open and free to all, ample parking, and wheelchair accessible Sanchez Art Center/East Gallery 1220-B Linda Mar Blvd. Pacifica, California Opening:  7-9pm … » Read the Rest » …

June 11 Lecture – TAC

Posted By Web Manager on June 3, 2016

Costumes for Diaghilev’s “Ballets Russes” 1909-1929 June 11, 2016, 10:00 am – 11:30 am KORET AUDITORIUM For a period of twenty years (1909–1929) Sergei Diaghilev’s “Ballets Russes” astonished European audiences and became the most influential ballet company of the 20th century. By employing very talented designer/artists in ground breaking artistic collaborations, his company redefined the … » Read the Rest » …

Class Opportunity – Grass Valley, CA

Posted By Web Manager on June 1, 2016

Foothill Fibers Guild in Grass Valley, CA is hosting a workshop that might interest you. Workshop: Weave to Sew with Diane Palme Thur & Fri, November 3rd and 4th, 2016 Both days: $100 Day One only: $50 Contact bizzd@yahoo.com to register. In this workshop, you will learn to design and weave fabrics to make clothes … » Read the Rest » …

State Fair Entry

Posted By Web Manager on April 14, 2016

It’s time again to submit your entry to the California State Fair. Hand Crafts submissions are due April 27; Fine Arts, May 4 – these can be done online! Let’s show California how amazing we are! California Crafts  

Traditional Handwoven Rugs

Posted By Vilija on March 15, 2016

Diablo Weavers presents: “Leon Mayeri, owner of Golden Age Oriental Rugs in Berkeley, will give a presentation on recent trends in handmade oriental rugs from traditional rug weaving centers. In these areas – which include India, Iran, and Afghanistan – rugs are still woven by hand, with rigorous attention to detail and a broader range … » 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 » …