We have been asked to demonstrate at Ferry Farm again on July 4th. No colonial dress is required this year (much cooler) and we have been promised to be in the shade. If interested, please contact Fran Slaterbeck for details. She is in charge of the schedule. You can assist with demonstrating, working with kids, […]
There will be a short cookbook mtg at 11am on Saturday (11th)….you will all be there just to play anyway, right?! If you have not submitted any recipes please consider doing so…up to 10 per member. Hope to see you there. Lynette
April showers bring May flowers, and May flowers bring the Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival! It’s that time when Guild members make their annual pilgrimage to the mecca of fiber, supplies and inspiration. Here’s to a fruitful trip to all. We will not be having a regular May meeting due to the festival, but for those […]
We’ll have “Show Your Treasure” day at LibertyTown studio at 10 AM. Bring your latest purchases from the festival.
We are well underway to pulling our first official guild cookbook together. Everyone has been working hard entering recipes, proofreading, and organizing. Thanks to all that have already submitted recipes and to those that haven’t – there is still time! We have a goal of 250-300 recipes so we really need your support. Pre-orders have […]
As winter winds down, the Guild has been gearing up on some new projects. Special thanks go to Lesley Reynolds for setting up our new website, found at fswguild.org . If you haven’t checked it out yet, give it a try. It looks great, is easy to access, and is the place to go for […]
The Fredericksburg Spinners and Weavers Guild would like to introduce an outstanding learning opportunity. The Guild is hosting a multi-day/part dying workshop that will cover many facets of fiber dying, from beginner to more advance topics specifically geared toward certain artist groups. The signup sheets are on the Guild bulletin board. Please pay when you sign up […]
Item Description 87x22x72 great condition pick up only More information about the loom from the manufacturer is available here. Price: $500 (Not the actual loom pictured) Contact information: Margot Brown call me 757-348-4958 or write to msb1404 at aol dot com Date Listed: 4/10/2013
In an effort to garner the greatest participation by guild members in our monthly meetings the board is examining the possibility of meeting on the 2nd Saturday of the month. Members have remarked that shifting the meeting to the second Saturday of the month would free the guild of conflicts with events and holidays such as the […]
As promised, the guild now has an online marketplace for selling handcrafted creations as well as used equipment. If you are interested in posting to the marketplace, please follow this link.