TUCSON HANDWEAVER’S AND SPINNER’S GUILD TREASURES NOMINATION Due March 16, 2017 We are fortunate in our Guild to have many members who have not only been a source of inspiration to us all, but who have also given generously of their time message and friendship to the Guild over many years. It is not an […]
At the January KNITTING STUDY GROUP these pictures were taken of projects that each member was currently working on. Any ideas on who was doing the knitting? Who are these masked KNITTERS? If you have any ideas, publish them on the THSG Facebook or Ravelry sites!
APPLICATIONS FOR PHILANTHROPIC DONATIONS DUE AT FEBRUARY GENERAL MEETING Each year the Tucson Handweavers and Spinners Guild considers requests for donations to Nonprofit organizations whose missions are fiber related. A request for donation must be submitted by a TSHG member in good standing on behalf of such an organization. This year, applications will be accepted […]
WANTED! NOMINATING COMMITTEE It’s that time again to think about the Election of Officers and your guild needs your help. We need two volunteers for this position. The duties of the committee are: Prepare a slate of candidates for all officers and standards committee Present the list to your board by March Announce the nominees […]
Come share your love of the fiber arts and inspire others at the Pima County Fair Saturday April 22 & Sun April 23 The time slots for both days at the Pima County Fair are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. People can sign up for a whole day if […]
THSG Meet-up Saturday, March 4, 2017 Get together with other THSG members for an informal couple of hours of socializing and working on your fiber craft! Come to the next THSG meet-up on Saturday, March 4 from 1-4PM at the Bookman’s at 3733 W Ina Rd. Contact Brenda at email@example.com with questions.
The Dye Study Group could use the following perishable and nonperishable items. Any donations will be helpful. Please bring your items to the study group meetings or the information meetings posted for February. If you have questions or want to just tell us what you have, contact Pat Merritt at firstname.lastname@example.org. WISHLIST 1. A scale with […]
Upcoming dates for Jurying: These will be our jurying dates starting in January 2017 They will be the second Monday of every month until May. January 9, 2017 February 13, 2017 March 13, 2017 April 10, 2017 May 8, 2017 For all those wishing to be juried, please note these dates. You may contact any member from […]
We have just put up our own Facebook site. The name that you can find us under is Tucson Handweavers and Spinners Guild. Go there to find our latest postings. It is also linked to our Website! This is open to ALL fiber artists to post on- but no advertisements please. We hope that you will […]
The SPEAKERS SERIES of FIBER ARTISTS concludes with Final Artist. The Historic Y is located at 738 N. 5th Avenue in Tucson. Date & Time: February 22, 2017, 7PM Speaker: Deborah Corsini ( wedge weave ) Topic Behind the Scenes: A Curator’s Perspective In her eight year tenure as the curator of the San Jose Museum of Quilts & […]
THSG now has a Ravelry Group! Worried that the coming summertime means you can’t keep up with seeing the delectable projects our group members create? THSG has joined this exciting online community where we can all show and share our projects and our THSG news all year long! If you currently are a member of […]
Business Building Study Group – February 8, 2017 The Business Building February meeting will focus on social media. How are you currently using social media? What are you successes or challenges? What would you like to achieve with it? What resources do you rely on to help you build, manage and support your […]
The February Dye Study Group will meet on Friday 2/3/17 at 9:00 at Amphi Baptist Church on Prince Road. Remember to enter from King street which is one street north of Prince. We will be in the large meeting room next to the gym. At this first meeting we will establish several foundation pieces to […]
The February Rug Weaving Study Group will be meeting in the home of Sue DeArmond on Tuesday, February 14th, at 9:30am. We will look into making the weaving area more practical and comfortable to work in. This meeting should promise to be as fun and educational as the January meeting on Finishings! For those interested […]
Monday, February 13, 2017 The Crochet Study Group will meet from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Donna Daniel’s home. For more information, contact Donna at email@example.com .
The Fiber Doll Making & Costuming Study Group will NOT meet in February. If you have any questions, contact Brenda at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Surface Design Study Group meeting is Feburary 9 at the Amphi Bible Church, 226 W. Prince Road from 2PM to 4PM. Please use entrance off of King Street. PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE IN TIME TO THE AFTERNOON! We will be having a guest speaker from the Tucson Museum of Art. Her name is Kay Jensen […]
CLOTHING STUDY GROUP Field Trip to Upcycle Tucson Friday, February 17, 2017. 9:30 a.m.- 12:00 noon The February Clothing Study program will be a Field Trip to Upcycle Tucson, rather than the presentation by D. Manning** previously announced. Upcycle Tucson, 924 W. Grant Rd. Tucson, is a “creative reuse” arts center. Discarded materials are transformed […]
DATE: Wednesday, February 1st TIME: 9:30 – 12:30 LOCATION: Spirited Hands Studio 851 N. Corinth Ave 85710 CONTACTS: Sally Hall or Susan Thompson 520-873-7388 email@example.com AGENDA: 1. If you attended Judith Dios’ Workshop, please bring your finished work to share with the group. 2. Please bring your work so far on Marjolien Dallinga Project. […]
The February Knitting Study Group meeting is Saturday, February 11, 2017, 1-3:00 pm. Helen Kennedy will present on “My Experience with Fit in Knitted Garments”. After the presentation will be time for sharing current projects and accomplishments. Assistance on knitting projects will be available. Location is the UofA Ag Center modular classroom. From Campbell turn west […]
The Spinning Study Group will meet on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at approximately 12 pm after the General Meeting at St. Philips Episcopal Church. We are continuing our yearlong study of fiber blends. Renee Poirier has some luxury fibers for us to blend – silk and cotton. Bring your hand carders, a pair of knitting […]
The Porrey Cross Weaving Study Group will meet at Friday, February 10th at 10 AM, at the home of Elaine Ross. Co-hosts are Rowie Welch and Lois Smolinski. Please RSVP Elaine before Tuesday, February 7th. All Guild members are welcome to join us. Also, please remember to bring your contribution for the pot-luck salad, and […]
The February meeting of the Tapestry Study Group will be on Saturday, 2/11/17 at 10:00. The meeting location will be at the Tucson Desert Art Museum on Tanque Verde. Our meeting will include the following: Touring the Navajo Eyedazzlers with collector Steve Getzwiller as our guide. We will also be able to view the rest […]