Current Area Fiber Events

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ART@BAINBRIDGE

PRINCETON UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM, 158 Nassau Street, Princeton, NJ 08542

Jordan Nassar / Between Sky and Earth 

September 14, 2019 – January 5, 2020

Sunday–Wednesday 11 AM – 5 PM

Thursday–Saturday 11 AM – 8 PM

Jordan Nassar uses geometric patterns characteristic of Palestinian cross-stitch–most often found on pillows, clothing and other domestic arts–to hand-embroider pictures that he stretches and frames, bringing this embroidery practice into a dialogue with painting.

Tyler park center for the arts

Crafts in the Meadow

October 19 & October 20

http://tylerparkarts.org/crafts-in-the-meadow/

Howell Farm

101 Hunter Road, Titusville, NJ 08560

Basket & Broom Making; Blacksmithing 

Saturday, October 19   10am - 4pm

Take a close-up look at the craftsmanship that goes into making a basket, a broom and a horseshoe, when conservators of these trades visit the farm for a day of demonstrations and teaching.  There will be opportunities to try your hand at some of the steps involved, as well as a chance to learn about the skill workshops and classes offered at the farm in 2020.  During the afternoon, blacksmiths Mike Erdie and Daniel Lapidow will light up the forge and make shoes for the farm's draft horses.

Somerset county 4H cEnter

310 Milltown Road, Bridgewater, NJ

Autumn Craft Show

October 20, 2019

http://www.somersetcounty4h.org/autumn-craft-show/

Yardley Artisans Show

Lower Makefield Township Community Center

Saturday, November 2, 2019, 12pm - 6pm

https://www.yardleyartisansshow.com

Sugarloaf Crafts Festival - Oaks, PA - Fall 2019

Greater Philadelphia Expo Center Oaks, Pennsylvania

Friday, november 8, 2019 - Sunday, november 10, 2019

https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=7126

New Hope Arts Center

2 Stockton Ave, 2nd floor, New Hope, PA 18938 

For the Love of the Loom - The Fine Art of Weaving

November 16, 2019 – January 5, 2020

Special Exhibition at the New Hope Arts Center

Opening Reception is on Saturday November 16th from 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Gallery Hours: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays Noon to 5:00pm through Sunday January 5th

http://www.newhopearts.org/default.aspx?pg=1538

Past Events

NJ Sheep and Fiber Festival, HWBC photo gallery

September 7 – 8, 2019

Resources

Publications

Twist-Tablet Weavers' International Studies & Techniques, https://www.tabletweavers.org

Handwoven Magazine, https://handwovenmagazine.com

Weavers Craft, http://www.weaverscraft.com

VAV Magazine, http://en.xn--vvmagasinet-l8a.se

Yarns/Equipment

WEBS, https://www.yarn.com

Vävstuga Weaving School, http://www.vavstuga.com

The Woolery, https://woolery.com

Halcyon Yarns, https://halcyonyarn.com

Blazing shuttles, https://www.blazingshuttles.com

GIST Yarn & Fiber, https://www.gistyarn.com

Twist Knitting & Spinning, https://twistknittingandspinning.com

Redfish DyeWorks, https://www.redfishdyeworks.com

Georgia Yarn Co, http://www.handweaver.us/georgia_yarn_company.htm

Treenway Silks, https://www.treenwaysilks.com/index.php

yarn barn of kansas, http://www.yarnbarn-ks.com/

TAPE LOOMS, PADDLE LOOMS, BAND LOOMS
MEDIEVAL LOOMS AND CARD LOOMS, http://www.jkseidel.com/index.html

Handloom reeds and heddles, www.gowdeyreed.com/

Handmade woven loom benches, Walter Turpening, Walt.Turpening@worldnet.att.net

Weaving Schools

Vävstuga Weaving School, Shelburne Falls, MA, Becky Ashenden, http://www.vavstuga.com

Red stone glen fiber arts center, york haven, pa, tom kNisely, https://redstoneglen.com/classes

the spinnery, frenchtown, nj, http://spinnery.ajmmobilesolutions.com

The Marshfield School of Weaving, Marshfield, VT, Norman Kennedy, https://www.marshfieldschoolofweaving.com/instructors

Penland School of Craft, Penland, NC, https://penland.org/workshops/textiles/

Loop of the Loom, NY, NY, https://www.loopoftheloom.com/about

Saunderstown Weaving School, Saunderstown, RI, Norma Smayda, https://www.saunderstownweavingschool.com

Vermont Weaving School, Putney VT, Dena Moses, http://www.vermontweavingschool.com

The Weavers School, Coupeville, Washington, Madelyn van der Hoogt, https://www.weaversschool.com

John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC, https://classes.folkschool.org/Browse.aspx?sub=Weaving

Woolgatherers, Fond du Lac, WI, http://www.woolgatherers.com/GALLERY-BIO.html

Associations

Handweavers Guild of America, HGA, weavespindye.org

Complex Weavers, https://www.complex-weavers.org

Mid Atlantic Fiber Association (MAFA), mafafiber.org

New England Weavers Seminar (NEWS), https://www.newenglandweavers.org