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Black Swamp Spinners Guild 32nd Market Day and Fiber Fair
3/25/2017 in Bowling Green, Ohio 43402
at Wood County Fairgrounds 9-4.


"Finding the Stories " in textile pieces by Alice Vander Veenen, studio
artist and educator from Cobourg, Ontario. Guild meeting social time at 6:30 p.m. Zion Lutheran Church, 1501 W. Liberty, program at 7 p.m. Entry on East side  of building in PiperHall lower level. Elevator access.
Fashion show, luncheon and sale, April 22, see website: to order tickets --  Power Center Show of textiles by AAFG
guild members, month of February.

Ann Arbor Fiberarts Guild    2016-2017 events calendar

Guild Meetings held at Zion Lutheran Church, 1501 W. Liberty Street, Ann Arbor.              
Social time 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. Second Mondays of the month (except in December) – Sept. through May.  

Program  and workshop details --see website:

  • March 10-12 Workshop “Assembled Works” using textile remnants, beads, knitting  to create a 3- textile, by Alice Vander Veenen.         
  •  March 13 Program: “Finding the Stories” in textile pieces, Alice Vander Veenen, studio artist and educator of Cobourg, Ontario.
  • April  AAFG members work exhibit at Power Center lobby, U of MI Campus
  • April 22  Fashion show, luncheon, and sale at Washtenaw Community College, tickets required.
  • April 10 Program: “Surface Tensions,” exploring fiber and paper art, by Professor  Andrea Myers of Columbus College of Art and Design,               Columbus, Ohio.
  • April 29-30 “Screens a la Mode, silk screen workshop by Susie Krage,  AAFG member, studio artist.
  •  May 8 Program: Bonnie Kay, member AAFG and local fiber artist and frequent visitor to Africa. “My Journey with Kente Cloth and West African Textiles.”      
  • July  20-23 Ann Arbor Street Art Fair

Michigan Weavers Guild

Michigan Weavers Guild (MWG) meets third Saturday, 12 noon

at the Peace Lutheran Church

17029 West 13 Mile Road,
Southfield, MI 48076-7749 

  • Mar 18, 2017 Speaker: Valerie Musselman, interaction of Color and Weave Structure in a 8 Shaft Crackle Threading
  • Apr 20-21, 2017 Leader: Robyn Spady The Thrill of Twill, Workshop
  • Apr 22, 2017    Speaker: Roby Spady, Weaving Innovations From the Bateman Collection
  • May 20, 2017  MWG Annual Potluck, Summer challenge assignments, Stash Exchange, Show and Tell

Weavers Guild of Kalamazoo

Presenters for 2016-2017

  • March 13, 2017 Beth Smith – Spinner & author Guild meeting presentation “The Great Skirt Project”
  • April 8-9, 2017 JoAnn Bachelder - Weaver 2-day Workshop on “Designing Stripes”
  • April 10, 2017 JoAnn Bachelder Guild meeting presentation on “Color”
  • May 8, 2017 Annual Business Meeting and Presentations from the Study Groups
2017 Conference and Workshops.pdf
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