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Ann Arbor Fiber Feast - fashion show, luncheon, sale
Saturday April 22 at Washtenaw Community College, Morris Lawrence Building.  Doors open at 11:30 a.m.   Must purchase ticket in advance:  $35 per person.  Call to purchase ticket:
Bonnie Kay presents "You Can Take the Weaver out Africa but You Cannot Take Africa Out of the Weaver: My Journey with Kente Cloth and West African Textiles," at the May 8 meeting of the Ann Arbor Fiberarts Guild.  Meeting begins with time to view exhibits starting at
6:30 p.m. with meeting and program at 7 p.m. Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1501 W. Liberty -- entry on east side of building to Piper Hall in basement level. Elevator access.  Bonnie spent 1963 as a Peace Corps volunteer in Africa, teaching in Ghana, and she recently spent a year reconnecting with former students and weavers.  She will discuss Kente cloth: origin, design, and techniques
and exhibit her collection of examples.

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:         

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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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