Buellwood Weavers and Fiber Guild WorkshopJoin the Buellwood Weavers and Fiber Guild for an outstanding weekend of learning about the Fiber Arts on September 17 and 18, from 9-5p.m. at the Marsin Retreat Center in Houghton, MI. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 281-8388. Bring a dish to pass for lunch. You are welcomed to join this group at that time.
Informal class instruction will be on a variety or areas and include; at least two looms for weaving, drop spindle spinning, birch bark star, and beading.
There will be a fiber and equipment exchange table(s) where you might find your next project or a new tool.
The Buellwood Weaver and Fiber Guild began with Dorothea Buell in Chassell Michigan. She had 17 looms at her home and developed a 17 member weaving guild. The Buellwood Weaver and Fiber Guild has been in existence since the early 1950's and has varied in size between 20 - 26 members.
The Buellwood Weaver and Fiber Guild holds monthly meetings the 3rd Monday of each month at 12:00 noon at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Hancock, Michigan with the year starting in October. A fiber program is presented followed by a Show and Tell session and a business meeting. New members are always welcome to our monthly meetings. For more information about the guild go check out http://mwc2011.blogspot.com/.***********************************************copy this for publication or to share with other fiber enthusiasts
Join the Fun WorkshopBuellwood Weavers and Fiber Guild's RetreatLearn weaving, drop spindle spinning, dyeing techniques, beading, birch bark stars, and more.Our purpose is to share knowledge and we feel all have something to share and learn!Bring questions and answers!Classes:Saturday - Birch Bark Star, Weaving and moreSunday - Drop Spindle Spinning, Herringbone Beading, Weaving and moreincludes exchange of materials and equipment table, year planning meeting, Potluck lunches, and getting to know one another and share ideas.Cost $15 which includes Guild membership for 2016-2017Hope you can join us! Share with others you think might be interested.