May
27
Sat
Woolfest Auckland @ Corbans Estate Arts Centre
May 27 all-day
Jun
17
Sat
Marlborough Creative Fibre Guild Handworks 2017 Exhibition and Scarf Expo @ Yealands Estate Marlborough Gallery
Jun 17 – Jul 2 all-day

Open daily 10.30 am – 4.30 pm

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…

Jun
20
Tue
Cambridge Creative Fibre Annual Exhibition @ Raleigh Street Christian Centre
Jun 20 – Jun 24 all-day

Craft and Fibre Day, Thursday 22 June.

Jun
24
Sat
Workshop: Theory of Weaving
Jun 24 – Jun 25 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.

Jul
21
Fri
Máximo Laura Exhibition @ Toi Gallery, Pataka Art + Museum, Porirua
Jul 21 – Aug 27 all-day

On Saturday 22 July Máximo will give an artist’s talk at 1pm and the official  exhibition opening will be at 2pm. Click here to read more about Máximo Laura.

Jul
31
Mon
Textile and Fibre Arts Network Exhibition @ Eastside Gallery
Jul 31 @ 11:00 am – Aug 11 @ 4:00 pm

‘Look, Touch, Experience’
Eastside Gallery, Cnr Worcester Street and Stanmore Road, Christchurch
11am–4pm daily except Sunday

A combined guilds and groups exhibition of weaving, spinning, knitting, embroidery, quilting, patchwork, felting, including demonstrations and short two-hour classes.

textileandfibreartsnetwork.org.nz

Aug
12
Sat
Hawkes Bay Spin-In @ Meeanee Hall
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

$5 entry ,raffles, morning and afternoon tea,  traders, entertainment and we have international tutor Suzy Brown doing demos on fibre preparation and spinning art yarns. 

Aug
19
Sat
Workshop: Sewing Handwoven Fabric
Aug 19 – Aug 20 all-day

This two-day course is designed to provide weavers with the skills necessary to tailor handwoven fabric, starting by using various techniques to make pockets. One yard of handwoven scrap fabric will be supplied. A sewing machine is required. Please contact us for more information.