It’s time to get ready for Seminars 2018 and registration is right around the corner! The Seminars 2018 team, led by Co-Chairs Marguerite Kaufman and Kathy Alexander, is looking forward to welcoming you to the Peppermill Resort in Reno NV on July 10 to July 13, 2018 for complete immersion in the world of complex weaving.
Registration opens on Sunday, February 4th at 1:00 pm U.S. Central Standard Time.
Here are a few tips to help you prepare.
It’s time to get creative for Complexity 2018: Innovations in Weaving, our juried exhibit! The entry window is now through January 15, 2018. Categories are Apparel and Accessories, Home Furnishings including functional textiles, Yardage and 2- and 3-Dimensional work. Entering is easy via Submittable, our call-for-entry provider.
The prospectus can be found on the Complexity web page and a link to the entry form is now active.
The Seminars 2018 Website is now live! Click here to learn all about the exciting conference line-up which includes three packed days of events, speakers, seminars, and more. We will also be celebrating Complex Weavers’ 40th anniversary and how far we’ve come. Seminars 2018 will be held July 10-13, 2018 at the Peppermill Resort in Reno, Nevada, sharing the venue with HGA’s Convergence. We hope to see you there!
Submission deadline is January 15, 2018; what will you create to enter?
By entering, you stretch your creative muscles and support this important biennial members’ exhibit at Metro Gallery, inside Reno’s City Hall!
All the information you need is available here.
Get ready to celebrate!
Mark your calendars now as we prepare to celebrate our 40th anniversary!
Complex Weavers Seminars 2018
July 10-13, 2018
More information coming soon
Ramses Wissa Wassef Tapestries
CW members in southern California may be interested in an exhibition of tapestries by the Ramses Wissa Wassef Art Centre which is on from Jan 14 – March 31, 2017. The exhibit Garden Tapestries is hosted at the San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas, CA, which is open every day from 9 am – 5 pm. In addition, there will be a preview and lecture about the tapestries on Thursday 12 January at 4:00 pm. See the Botanic Garden website for more information.
Complex Weavers’ South East Gathering
A new event is coming June 2017!
CW members in the south-eastern United States are planning a one track regional gathering in Yadkinville, NC. All CW members are invited. This is a gathering to connect members in between the CW Seminars, the next seminar being planned for the summer of 2018. For more information on the gathering, continue reading.
New appointment: Complexity 2018 Chair
Complex Weavers is delighted to announce that Susan Bowman has agreed to chair Complexity 2018, our biennial exihibit. Susan has previously served on the Complexity committee and chaired two acclaimed international exhibits for the Pikes Peak Weavers Guild. Her own work has been shown in juried exhibits since 1995. You can read more about Susan’s life in weaving in the September 2016 newsletter.