Join us in Milwaukee!
We are hosting a reception in the Jazz Gallery at the Riverwest Artists Association on Friday August 5 from 6 – 8 pm. View Complexity 2016, enjoy refreshments, and chat with weavers – we would love to meet you.
The gallery is at 926 E Center Street, Milwaukee, WI. Public transportation is available, as is a taxi or Uber. If you are attending HGA’s Convergence, Bus #14 departs from the Convention Center (400 West Wisconsin Avenue) and you can take it to the stop at Humboldt & Center; there is a two-minute walk from the bus stop to Jazz Gallery.
Hope to see you there!
We are delighted to announce that Complex Weavers’ Greatest Hits is back in print!
This book, a compilation of CW members’ favourite drafts, was published in 2000 in honor of the 21st birthday of Complex Weavers. It includes drafts from 2 to ? shafts, drafts for drawlooms, kumihimo, tablet weaving, and passementerie. Each draft includes threading or block profile, tieup, treadling or peg plan (both when possible), and a drawdown if applicable. Suggested uses for the draft are included. The author of each design is given.
The book also includes a CD with all the drafts in .wif format.
It is now available for $34.95 plus shipping from the Complex Weavers Marketplace. (For international shipping estimates contact Amy Norris, Merchandise Chair before ordering)
July 2016 newsletter
The July 2016 newsletter is now available here.
For previous newsletters see the Newsletter Archive.
New Gallery: Complex Weavers Journal June 2016
The Journal Gallery for the June 2016 issue is now online. Enjoy!
MAFA 2017: A Kaleidoscope of Possibilities
“A Kaleidoscope of Possibilities”
July 20 to 23, 2017
Millersville University, Millersville, Pa.
Providing inspiration and educational experiences to fiber enthusiasts at all levels of expertise, the MidAtlantic Fiber Association’s (MAFA) 2017 conference features in-depth workshops and a full complement of activities including a fashion show, sample exchange, open studio evening and vendor hall–and more! More information at mafafiber.org and follow MAFA on Facebook, Ravelry, or Twitter.
Colorado Springs Colorado Weavers Day Conference
Colorado Springs Colorado Weavers Day Conference, Sat, May 21, 2016 at University of Colorado – Colorado Springs (1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway). Keynote speakers, seminars, lunch and more. For more information and to register (now – May 10th), go to www.pikespeakweavers.org/cwd
The images and wifs from the October Journal are now available on the web site. Enjoy!
Fiber Celebration 2015
Call for Entries: Northern Colorado Weavers Guild invites fiber artists to participate in its 41st annual juried exhibit to be held May 1 – June 6, 2015 at the Tointon Gallery in Greeley, CO. Pieces representing fiber media of all types are welcome, Susan Wilson is the juror and the CW Award will be given. Submission deadline is March 1, 2015. For more information and a prospectus, contact Peg MacMorris, FC2015 Chair (firstname.lastname@example.org).