Apr
19
Wed
Golden Bay Weaving
Apr 19 – Apr 20 all-day

Golden Bay – weave fabulous creations with US Tutor Judy Dominic using driftwood, cane and seagrass.

Apr
20
Thu
Creative Fibre National Festival, ‘Entwine’
Apr 20 – Apr 23 all-day

Hosted by Canterbury Area. Ticket costs TBA.

Apr
22
Sat
Go Wild With Weaving
Apr 22 – Apr 23 all-day

Go Wild With Weaving event in Golden Bay. Choose one of seven exciting, two-day workshops.

Apr
29
Sat
Workshop: Weaving Fabric
Apr 29 – Apr 30 all-day

This two-day course will allow participants to confidently weave fabric, such as can be used to make garments. A warp will be provided so that the loom can be prepared for weaving before the workshop. A four-shaft table loom with an 8- or 10-dent reed is required. Can be borrowed from the Guild. Please contact us for more information.

May
6
Sat
Whanganui Spinners & Weavers @ Whanganui Girls' College
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
May
18
Thu
Costume and Textile Symposium and Exhibition @ Waikato Museum
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – May 23 @ 5:00 pm

Please note: The Symposium opens at 5.30pm on Thursday 18 May, 2017.

During this period, CTANZ (Costume and Textile Association New Zealand) are holding a 2-day Symposium on 19-20 May 2017 at the Waikato Museum in Hamilton. For more information, please contact the organiser, Yanny Split.

May
20
Sat
Levin Spinners and Weavers Spin-In @ Salvation Army Hall
May 20 all-day
May
23
Tue
Mount Maunganui Creative Fibre Open Day @ Arataki Community Centre
May 23 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Guest Speaker, Demonstrations, Sales Tables, Raffles and an Auction. Cost $5 entry which includes Morning Tea. BYO lunch. Please contact us for any queries.

Jun
17
Sat
Workshop: Theory of Weaving
Jun 17 – Jun 18 all-day

This four-day course is designed to provide weavers with the skills necessary to analyse any weave, to design their own weave structures, and to weave them. A four-shaft table loom with an 8- or 10-dent reed is required. Can be borrowed from the Guild. Please contact us for more information.

Feilding Spin-In @ Feilding Bible Chapel
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The theme for the spin-in is Winter Warmers. On-going refreshments, wonderful traders, local entertainment, fashion parade, plus more…