We have an exciting range of actives planned for the 2016-2017 Michigan Weavers Guild Schedule. Details will follow on each activity.
WE INVITE YOU TO JOIN US!Meetings are held monthly September though May, excluding December. Programs feature outstanding speakers from the United States, Canada and abroad for presentations and workshops. Programs include slide lectures or mini workshops about weaving, spinning, dyeing, felting, basketry, beading, papermaking and all forms of fiber arts. Several workshops are held each year.
- 10:30 AM Board Meeting
- 11:30 PM Social Time - light refreshments. Bring your own bag lunch if you want.
- 12:00 PM General Meeting
- 12:30 PM Program
Michigan Weavers Guild 2017-18 Programs
|September 16, 2017||Speaker: Bonnie Kay, "Kente Cloth and West African Textiles"|
|October 19 - 20, 2017||Workshop: Karen Donde, "Turned Biderwand: One Threading, Multiple Structures" - 8 shaft|
|October 21, 2017||Speaker: Karen Donde, "Spice Up Your Recipe Weaving - Tips for Planning and Design"|
|November, 2017 - January, 2018||Costick Exhibit|
|December TBD, 2017||Costick/MWG Marketplace|
|January 20, 2018||Workshop: Leader: Jeanne Seitz, Dye Day Workshop|
|February 17, 2018||Speaker: Jeremy Noonan, "Pattern Design Memoirs"|
|March 17, 2018||Speaker: Valerie Musselman, "Crackle Weaving"|
|April 19 - 20, 2018||Workshop: Leader Denise Kovnat, "Collapse Weave Techniques"|
|April 21, 2018||Speaker: Denise Kovnat, "Paint Two, Beam One"|
|May 19, 2018||MWG Annual Potluck, Summer challenge assignments, Stash Exchange, Show and Tell|