Archive for October, 2014

“Rug Hooking – Borders, Backgrounds and More” January 31, 2015

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Workshop:  Rug Hooking – Borders, Backgrounds and More Instructor:  Kathryn Kovaric Date:  Saturday, January 31, 2015 Location:  A private home on the east side of Tucson Time:  9am – 4pm Cost:  Members*: $30;  Nonmembers: $48 Materials Fee:  paid by student to Instructor – determined by individual purchases Level: basic rug hooking skills Maximum # of […]

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PIMA COUNTY FAIR A BIG SUCCESS!

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 THSG members volunteered their time at this year’s Pima County Fair. The weather was great and brought a lot of people who stopped by our tables to check out what fiber art is all about. We handed out a LOT of our rack cards that described what THSG is all about. Besides having some great […]

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POWER Gourd Classes w/Bonnie Gibson in Temecula, California

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Temecula, California classes – June 5 – 7, 2015 : Below is a link to a webpage where you can see the descriptions of 3 full day classes and information about the location where classes will be held.  Lodging is available onsite for a fee on a first come, first served basis.  You are under […]

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STUDY GROUP PICTURES!!

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CLOTHING STUDY GROUP October 17, 2014 Pam Hill of the American Sewing Guild, Tucson Chapter, took us through the process of Do It Yourself Fabric Design, from the original photo to the printed fabric based on the photo. Pam has been sewing for years, everything from suits for her husband and son to prom dresses […]

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A Fiber Lovers TREASURE HUNT!!

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With cooler weather approaching, it is time to plan a trip to Marilyn Heck’s Storage Unit The plan will be to meet at Foothills Storage (southwest corner of River Rd. and 1st Ave.) at 9:00AM. We will pitch a canopy for shade and proceed to assess the contents. Lots of boxes … very dusty!  Wear […]

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NATIONAL SPINNING & WEAVING WEEK Celebrated at GRANDMA’S SPINNING on Oct. 11

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Don’t miss the opportunity to celebrate your love of fiber during National Spinning and Weaving Week, Oct 6-12th. Grandma’s Spinning Wheel (6544 E. Tanque Verde Rd.) has some fun events planned for Saturday, Oct. 11, including a Shetland spinning competition and a spin-in. For more details please contact the shop via email (spinningramma@aol.com), phone (290-3738) […]

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THSG – October FELTING Study Group Meeting

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Felt Study Group Fun for 2014-2015! We’ve planned a great start to the new year of felt study.  Our first project will encompass the theme of “Peace” for our fellow worldwide felters in Felt United, a non-profit organization. We will be making pre-felts the first meeting using found objects of your choice and carded wool, […]

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