Complexity 2018: Online Submission Now Open

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.

Seminars, Speakers & More!

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!

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.

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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.