Monthly Archives: February 2017

Color Gamp Workshop

On Saturday March 18, the Guild will present a Color Gamp Workshop at the Huntsville Main Library Auditorium.  Explore color possibilities by weaving a color gamp. Learn about color theory and experiment  by weaving with different color combinations. Learn which color combinations provide iridescent effects. Weavers can use a rigid heddle  or  multi-shaft loom to weave their color gamp.  No experience is necessary. Register by March 10th if you plan to attend. See attached flyer for more info. gampflyer

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Roc Day Celebration

Event Report: There were more than 80 visitors and members at Roc Day.  Thirty-two of the visitors asked to receive the newsletter.  Thanks to the five sponsors for door prizes:  Cozy Cove Farm, Crochetville, Handmade Saori, Hook-A-Frog and North Alabama Fiber Arts Co-op.  Thanks to members who contributed door prizes and brought their equipment to spin, weave, crochet and knit so that the visitors could see what we do. Thanks for bringing drop spindles and fiber so we could show some of the visitors how to spin.

When:  Saturday January 7, 12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where:  Lowe Mill 2nd floor classroom.

Roc Day is a community celebration of Fiber Arts.  Meet and network with local fiber artists while working on your current spinning, weaving, crocheting, and knitting projects.  Find out about local beginning and intermediate classes.  All fiber artists, aspiring artists/makers and the public are welcome.  Bring your friends, any fiber project to work on, or for show and tell. Door prizes are being provided by sponsors.

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