Sunday, April 14, 2019

Tablet Weaving

Monday, April 15, 2019
Tablet / Card Weaving - Presented by: 
EHG Member Karen Burke

Tablet Weaving (often card weaving in the United States) is a weaving technique where tablets or cards are used to create the shed through which the weft is passed. Join us on Monday as Karen Burke demonstrates Tablet / Card weaving.  


We meet at the St. Clair Shores Adult Education Facility 23055 Masonic Saint Clair Shores on the Third Monday of the month. 6:30 PM Social 7:00 PM Business Meeting 7:30 PM Program

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

Guild Meeting
Monday, February 25, 2019
6:30 social
7:00 Business
7:30 Program


Business Meeting:
We will discuss the need for volunteers (assistant treasurer) There will be handouts for those interested in participating in the placemat competition at the MLH conference as well as brochures of the conference.

Show and Tell - show us what you have been working on.


Program:
Absorbency of fibers:  Come and discuss the properties of fibers that absorb and those that don't and why.  What fibers to choose to make certain projects, like towels, scarves, etc.


REMINDER:  We will go back to our regular meeting schedule beginning in March.  

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Monday’s Meeting Cancelled

The meeting on Monday, January 28th has been cancelled, our place that we meet will be closed due to the weather.

Sunday, January 6, 2019

January Program

Monday, January 28, 2019

Wendy Evans

Stitching Stories: Fabric Art through the Ages

Quilts, samplers, embroidery, and appliqué have been used to tell meaningful stories, some historical, some religious, some personal ,and many not only beautiful but deeply moving. We'll explore a range of stitched examples from the Bayeux Tapestry, ritual textiles, and samplers to the Fabric of Survival and other stories in 20th century samplers, quilts and embroideries. 

Monday, December 17, 2018

Annual Holiday Gathering

Members of the Eastside Handweavers gathered on Sunday, December 16th for their annual Holiday Party.  Members exchanged handmade ornaments.












Thursday, October 25, 2018

November Guild Meeting



Join us on November 19th for a presentation on Natural Dyeing by Kayla Powers.

Kayla is owner of SALT Textile Studios, she makes one-of-a-kind, handwoven textiles woven with local fiber and dyed with natural materials

To read more about Kayla you can visit her website at: https://www.salttextilestudios.com



Thursday, September 27, 2018

National Spinning and Weaving Week October 1 -7, 1018

Join us on October 6, 2018 at the Selinski-Green Farmhouse, Saint Clair Shores, 22500 E Eleven Mile Rd, St Clair Shores, MI 48081, as we demonstrate weaving, spinning and other fiber arts in celebration of National Spinning and Weaving Week. 1:00-4:00 PM