The HandWeavers Guild
of the New River Valley

Your Resource for Weaving and Related Activities
Together, We Weave Community!

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Events

2017 Guild Y-Fair Booth
Photos from the booth at the Blacksburg Community
11/12/2017

MAFA 2017 - some photos
Just a smattering from the Fashion Show and the Sp
7/23/2017

Community Weaving Project for the Christmas in Sedalia Event
Several guild members worked on producing a shawl
12/10/2016
Guild Meetings

May 2017 Guild Challenge
Photos of the results of the guild challenge
5/21/2017

Weaving Tips!
Some weaving tips that members have supplied.
4/9/2017

Explore the World of Shadow Weave
Member Carolyn Moore tells much about Shadow Weave
4/9/2017

2017 - 3 Rugs, rugs, glorious rugs!!!
4 members presented talks on rug weaving
3/12/2017

40th Anniversary Celebration Feb 8, 2015
Our honored senior members with Pat Tracy
3/15/2015

Coverlets
Coverlet show at 3-8-15 meeting
3/15/2015

Meeting the Weavers Part II
matching weavings with weavers
10/10/2013

Meeting the Guild Members through their Weaving part1
Photos of guild members with their summer weaving
8/9/2013

Group Meetings
Monthly Meetings
2/21/2011

February Guild Meeting
What a great turnout!
8/2/2009

April Guild Meeting - Sewing with Handwoven Fabrics
Fun and informative!
4/19/2009

2016 Show and Share
Photos from meetings in 2016
Guild Projects

2015 Guild Challenge
Art inspired Guild Challenge
11/8/2015

2015 Towel Exchange
Make a Towel, Get a Towel
10/13/2015

2014 Guild Towel Exchange
Towels due at the March meeting and exchanged at t
5/18/2014

HWGNRV show at Old Town Hall, Blacksburg
Showing our work in Blacksburg
3/5/2014

Y-Fair 2012 and Huffman Sale Booths
Photos from the Guild Displays at Sales
12/1/2012

Ferrum Folklife Festival 2011
The most first-time weavers ever!
11/15/2011

Creating a Community Tapestry at the Taubman Museum of Art
Community Tapestry, based on the painting Trapeze
6/8/2011

Y-Fair 2010 Guild Booth
Photos from the Guild booth at the Blacksburg Y-Fa
11/15/2010

YMCA Crafts Fair 2009
We had some lovely items for the Y-Fair this year.
11/14/2009

Y-Fair in Blacksburg VA November 2008
Our Booth
12/20/2008

2008 Tea Towel Exchange
Lots of lovely towels to look at!
12/10/2008
Guild Workshops

Rigid Heddle 101
Workshop by Jennifer Newcomb
6/21/2017

Warping Class
Instructed by Pat T
4/8/2017

Jennifer Moore's Double Weave Diversity Workshop
September 16-18, 2016
9/21/2016

Jennifer Moore Mathmagical Design
From Fibonacci to Fractals
4/19/2016

Jennifer Moore Doubleweave Diversity Workshop
with 4 Shaft and 8 Shaft samplers
4/17/2016

Susan Wilson - Treadling Variations
Treadling Variations: New Fabrics from Traditiona
11/8/2015

Jackets from the Art to Wear Workshop with Sara Fortin
Workshop was Mar 22 - 24, 2014 in Roanoke.
5/29/2014

Supplemental Warp Workshop with Barbara Herbster
Using slinky ribbons to spice up your warps
4/26/2014

Structure and Color Workshop 2-1-14
Our first guild workshop of 2014
2/6/2014

Jason Collingwood's Rug weaving workshop
2/2 twill structure.
6/12/2013

Robyn Spady Workshop - The Thrill of Twills
photos from this workshop
4/28/2012

MAFA 2011
Some pictures from workshops at the MAFA conferenc
7/10/2011

Susan Wilson's Classic Crackle and More Workshop
April 30-May 1. 2011 Workshop
5/12/2011

Norman Kennedy Workshop
Acadian Textiles
10/21/2010

Betty Vera Workshop
More Than Just Black and White: Weaving Beautiful
4/17/2010

Iridescense
A workshop with Bobbie Irwin
4/19/2008
Member Scrapbooks

A Saori Class in North Carolina
several members attended
6/29/2017

Roanoke Study Group - Rep Weave 2016
Some rep weave pieces.
5/20/2016

Roanoke Study Group Projects
From Color Study work and Plain Weave is Anything
10/26/2011

Evelyn weaving history one yard at a time
Weaving at Mill Creek Studio
9/18/2010

Liz Ackermann's Weaving Scrapbook
Some examples of my weaving
6/14/2009

47 Total Scrapbooks


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