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May Meeting: Split Shed Weaving

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An exciting split-shed weaving presentation by Deborah Silver! . The Technique of Split-shed Weaving by Deborah Silver Break out of blocks with split-shed weaving. This technique gives any weaver with a 4-shaft loom the ability to weave pictorial imagery using continuous wefts without the need for special equipment.

April Meeting: The Tailor Project

Online / Zoom Meeting

Guild member Susan Lapell presents the fascinating story of the garment workers scheme that, in 1947, brought 2,500 tailors and their families from displaced persons camps to Canada to alleviate skilled worker shortages.

March Meeting: One Year In – Pandemic Productions

Online / Zoom Meeting

Has a year of lockdowns, restrictions and change accelerated your craft work or damped it down?  Have you been trying new things or taking comfort in the old familiars?  Do you think ZOOMING is an art and craft in itself?  We've certainly seen and read about a resurgence in craft during the pandemic, from weaving

February Meeting: Adventures in Mongolia

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Spinning and weaving ... for camels!  Mary Underwood will present the story of this ancient craft and her travels in Mongolia.  And we'll get to meet her very own camel, Humpty Dumpty.

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Knit Night Study Group

Online / Zoom Meeting

Join fellow Guild members virtually through ZOOM to learn more about knitting and enjoy Show and Tell.

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Wednesday Drop Ins

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Join other spinners and weavers for the monthly Wednesday drop-in.  During the Pandemic, drop-ins are virtual through ZOOM.

January meeting: Marci Petrini

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Marcy Petrini, Mississippi, will convince us that there’s Nothing Plain about Plain Weave. There’ll be an eBook available to go along with the presentation. Marcy has been a columnist for Shuttle, Spindle and Dyepot for many years and has taught and exhibited throughout her fibre life. She makes crystal clear and well-illustrated PDFs about weave

Knit Night Study Group

Online / Zoom Meeting

Join fellow Guild members virtually through ZOOM to learn more about knitting and enjoy Show and Tell.

December Meeting: Holiday Get Together

Online / Zoom Meeting

We're getting together for the holidays!  Our traditional holiday get together may be taking place online but that won't diminish the friendly holiday spirit.  Join the fun on ZOOM.

October Meeting: Mary Underwood presents

Attend the October Virtual Meeting of the Guild to hear Mary Underwood talk about Canada’s Oscar Bariau who promoted handweaving in Quebec and across the country in the 1930s.

Recurring

Drop in every Friday!

Online / Zoom Meeting

EHS hosts open studio drop-ins; Pandemic drop Ins are virtual, through ZOOM.  Formerly, open studios present opportunity for members to work on individual or group projects, check out the library, use equipment in the studio and meet other guild members to ask questions, share successes and challenges or just chat.