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Blue Ridge Spinners and Weavers Guild
Welcome and please join us at our next meeting.
BRSWG meets the last Wednesday of the month in the months of: August, September, October, November, January, February, March, April and May
No meeting in June, July and December
Meeting: 10:00a.m. to 12noon
January 29, 2014
Purcellville Train Depot
200 North 21rst Street
Purcellville, VA 20132
Inclement Weather Policy: When Loudoun County Schools are Closed or Delayed, BRSWG Meetings are Canceled. This includes guild study groups and activities.
The Blue Ridge Spinners and Weavers Guild thanks all who stopped by during the Western Loudoun Artist Studio Tour. We appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you at The Bluemont Fair and the Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival in September or at our next meeting in August.
February 15-17 2014: Weaving Swedish Cotton Towels
Instructor: Melissa Dunning
In this round robin format, students will weave 3 - 6 full size kitchen towels in 8/2 cotton and or cotton/linen in a variety of Swedish weave structures. Monks Belt, Daldraw(overshot), halvdrall, rosepath, crackle and Swedish Lace.
Kindly e mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to register.
President - Dina Callow
Vice President - Karen Miller
Secretary - Beth Wilson
Treasurer - Joanne Jaeger
Membership - Kathy Boi
We are dedicated to enhancing the standards for excellence in fiber arts, educating its members and the public through presentations at meetings, seminars, and technical demonstrations and assisting members in marketing their work.
A membership form can be downloaded here.
Please note the membership voted at our May 2013 meeting to increase our annual dues to $30.00 A new form reflecting this will be posted soon. Please continue to use the existing form, updating the dues. Thank you.
Lynn Smith: email@example.com
The weaving group meets the third Wednesday of the month from 10:00 am until noon at the Purcellville Train Depot.
Melissa Weaver Dunning: Teaching firstname.lastname@example.org
Joann Nachajski: Admin. email@example.com
The knitting group meets the second Tuesday of the month from 10:00am until noon at the Purcellville Train Depot.
Peggy Mitchell: firstname.lastname@example.org
The spinning group meets the first Thursday of the month from 10:00am until noon at the Purcellville Train Depot.
Kindly contact individual group leader for information.
Fairs and Festivals
The Blue Ridge Spinners and Weavers Guild will be demonstrating spinning and weaving at the following Fairs and Festivals. They will also have a variety of handcrafted items for sale. Hand spun yarns, hand woven scarves, towels, table runners, hand knit sweaters, scarves and hats just to name a few. All items are handcrafted by guild members. We hope to see you there!!!!!
Bluemont Fair* - September 21 & 22, 2013
Historic Village of Bluemont, in the foothills of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains in Loudoun County, Virginia
Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival* - September 28 & 29, 2013
Ruritan Fairgrounds, Berryville, in Clarke County, Virginia
Created on 08/29/2009 07:59 AM by sackett
Updated on 11/26/2013 02:39 PM by barefootweaver