Groups http://www.weavolution.com/og/all/feed?title=&field_group_location_value= en Weaving Trips http://www.weavolution.com/group/weaving-trips <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> Interesting places to travel and see weaving </div> <p>Have you traveled to an interesting place that your fellow weavers might like to visit? Is there a place near you that you would recommend? How about guild trips or specialty tours? Talk about your travels and tell your stories.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 5280 </div> </div> </div> Fri, 11 Sep 2009 00:08:18 +0000 JennieHawkey 9542 at http://www.weavolution.com Weaving 101 http://www.weavolution.com/group/weaving-101 <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> for weavers starting out and those who are not sure where to go for help </div> <p>To help those who are just starting out, and don't know where to start, or who think their question might sound silly or get lost among the discussions in the other groups. </p> <p>There is no such thing as a stupid question, only a person who needs information they don't have and knows the right&nbsp; question to ask!.</p> <p>I hope experienced weavers, as well as those taking their first steps into this adventure, will stop by and add to the knowledge we can all share.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 5269 </div> </div> </div> Thu, 10 Sep 2009 00:34:18 +0000 Caroline 9541 at http://www.weavolution.com Complex Weaves on 4 Shafts http://www.weavolution.com/group/complex-weaves-4-shafts <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> For those who like to push their 4-shaft looms to the edge of their capability. </div> <p>This group is for us that who love to push our 4-shaft looms to the edge of their capability.&nbsp; If you have ever said &quot; Who said that was a 8-shaft pattern, I can do it on 4....&quot; or &quot;who cares its a 36 pick pattern...&quot;&nbsp; this is your group.&nbsp; We are the weavers who are not afraid of being adventurous.&nbsp; </p> <p>Come in and get help or break out of that 4 pick box by joining the weave-alongs we will be doing in the future.&nbsp; We are here to challenge and make each other better weavers on our 4 shaft looms.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 5259 </div> </div> </div> Tue, 08 Sep 2009 23:20:03 +0000 Silverwheelyarn 9540 at http://www.weavolution.com Inkle and Tablet weaving http://www.weavolution.com/group/inkle-tablet-weaving <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> Place to discuss Inkle and Tablet weaving and all that goes with it. </div> <p>Inkle and tablet weaving, while not the same, can go together like peanut butter and jelly.&nbsp; If you use one or both methods or want to learn this is the place.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 5239 </div> </div> </div> Tue, 08 Sep 2009 08:47:17 +0000 AutumnWeaves 9539 at http://www.weavolution.com Knot Seelie's Apprentices http://www.weavolution.com/group/knot-seelies-apprentices <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> A place for Seelie&#039;s students and friends to hang out </div> <p>A group for people who have taken a class from the Dread Viscountess Seelie (mka Barb Klessig), whether at Pennsic or anywhere else. Also sometimes known as &quot;Seelie's Knotty Apprentices,&quot; or for two weeks of the year, &quot;Seelie's Pennsic Apprentices&quot; (but we're **k**not officially her apprentices!) Think of us as her Groupies.</p> <p>Also for those who simply have an interest in weaving, particularly in multiple-heddle techniques on a rigid heddle loom.</p> <p>Or if you just like to weave on any kind of loom and/or talk and learn about textiles and textile archaeology, or simply listen to people talk weaving and/or textile archaeology, grab a seat &amp; join in. We're not fussy, really.</p> <p>We like people who make beads and things out of wood, too. And people who generally play with fibre. Fibre is good, it keeps weavers in business.</p> <p>And remember to ask Seelie when she last had water!</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 4765 </div> </div> </div> http://www.weavolution.com/group/knot-seelies-apprentices#comments Sat, 22 Aug 2009 01:15:33 +0000 greeneyedjrzgrl 9538 at http://www.weavolution.com Active Arachnids 2015 http://www.weavolution.com/node/31732 <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-teamleader"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Team Leader(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="/weaver/endorph" title="View user profile.">endorph</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> The Active Arachnids challenge is to weave everyday, even if it’s just for 10 minutes. </div> <p>Endorph will again be Head of House for the Active Arachnids! The Active Arachnids challenge is to weave everyday, even if it’s just for 10 minutes. We all know practice make perfect and previous year’s participants will agree that one month of weaving everyday will definitely improve your weaving skills. Don’t think you’ll have a new warp on the loom in time? No problem! You can use this challenge to weave off what you already have on the loom, then get the next warp on quickly, by working a little bit each day.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-group-dates"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Dates of Activity:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-start">1 Oct 2015 (All day)</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">31 Oct 2015 (All day)</span> </div> </div> </div> Halloweave 2015 Sun, 27 Sep 2015 18:52:58 +0000 endorph 31732 at http://www.weavolution.com Cotton Yarn Fanatics http://www.weavolution.com/group/cotton-yarn-fanatics <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> For fans of weaving with worsted cotton yarns </div> <p>I love weaving with Sugar &amp; Creme and Peaches n Creme worsted cotton yarns.</p> <p>Please join the group forum and share your adventures with cotton yarns!</p> <p>Have a good day!</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 4723 </div> </div> </div> Thu, 20 Aug 2009 03:36:26 +0000 francorios 9536 at http://www.weavolution.com Weaving Teachers http://www.weavolution.com/group/weaving-teachers <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> For us teachers to get together and shair tips, tricks, and horror stories. </div> <p>Here you'll find those who have moved one step beyond weaving and now hold the torch in their hands and are brave enough to pass it on.&nbsp; I hope this becomes a place where we can turn to for fun new ideas and support when we had &quot;that&quot; student.&nbsp; Have fun, learn a lot, and pass it on.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 4718 </div> </div> </div> Wed, 19 Aug 2009 23:46:15 +0000 Silverwheelyarn 9535 at http://www.weavolution.com Contemporary Handweavers of Texas http://www.weavolution.com/group/contemporary-handweavers-texas <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> A non-profit educational group organized to promote interest in the fiber arts. </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 4678 </div> </div> </div> Mon, 17 Aug 2009 19:02:55 +0000 debharrison 9534 at http://www.weavolution.com Designhaus 2015 http://www.weavolution.com/node/31733 <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-teamleader"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Team Leader(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="/weaver/erica-j" title="View user profile.">Erica J</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> This house will focus on pushing the boundaries of design in weaving. </div> <p>Erica J will be leading the Designhaus. This house will focus on pushing the boundaries of design in weaving. Never designed your own piece? Always wanted to? This house is for you! We will share inspiration, design resource, tips, tricks, process, and of course our designs! You don’t have to focus on solely designing for the whole month. You can design one piece and then start weaving it!</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-group-dates"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Dates of Activity:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-start">1 Oct 2015 (All day)</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">31 Oct 2015 (All day)</span> </div> </div> </div> Halloweave 2015 Sun, 27 Sep 2015 18:55:02 +0000 Erica J 31733 at http://www.weavolution.com Monthly Challenge Study Group http://www.weavolution.com/group/monthly-challenge-study-group <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> A group focused on regular challenges in a study group format! </div> <p>To undertake regular challenges in a study group format!</p> Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:54:54 +0000 fjacobson@rcn.com 32359 at http://www.weavolution.com Tapestry Study Group http://www.weavolution.com/group/tapestry-study-group <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> Study any aspect of tapestry weaving you like and share your studies with like minded individuals. </div> <p>Tapestry weaving is often a mystical type of weaving. Study, or further your studies, of tapestry weaving with other weavers under the leadership of experienced tapestry weaver Cathie Beckman.</p> Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:59:26 +0000 Cathie Beckman 32360 at http://www.weavolution.com Journey Loom Weaving http://www.weavolution.com/group/journey-loom-weaving <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> for those who are &quot;Weaving a Life&quot; </div> <p><a href="http://www.weavingalife.com/index.php">http://www.weavingalife.com/index.php</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>I have created this group not because I am a teacher of this weaving method, but becuase I&nbsp;have such a great respect for its creator, Susan Barrett Merrill, her keyfoms and entire philosophy of life.</p> <p>A quote from the Weaving a Life website says it all...</p> <p class="producttext" style="text-align: center">&quot;Weaving involves crossing two threads, the warp and the weft, one<br /> vertical and the other horizontal, one stretched taut and the other<br /> undulating and intertwined with the first. To produce the textile it<br /> is necessary for these two threads to be bound, otherwise each will<br /> remain a fragile and fluttering potentiality...if the meeting of<br /> opposites does not take place, nothing is created, for each element<br /> is defined by its opposite and takes its meaning from it.&quot;</p> <p class="producttext" style="text-align: center">--Dario Valcarenghi, <em>Kilim History and Symbols</em></p> <p class="producttext" style="text-align: center">&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 4494 </div> </div> </div> Mon, 10 Aug 2009 18:35:51 +0000 Michele 9528 at http://www.weavolution.com Burlington Spinners & Weavers Guild - Ontario, Canada http://www.weavolution.com/group/burlington-spinners-weavers-guild-ontario-canada <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> A very active Guild in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>You can see the Newsletters here.</p> <p>Website: <a href="http://www.weavingworld.ca/bwg.htm">http://www.weavingworld.ca/bwg.htm</a></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 4503 </div> </div> </div> Tue, 11 Aug 2009 01:59:49 +0000 RutheS 9529 at http://www.weavolution.com Weavers Who Blog http://www.weavolution.com/group/weavers-blog <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> Are you a weaver who runs a blog of your own? Come join us! </div> <p>Blogging is a skill set all its own, and one that's becoming increasingly important.</p> <p>This group is here to share tips and tricks to support weavers who share themselves and their work through blogging.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 4457 </div> </div> </div> Sun, 09 Aug 2009 16:48:23 +0000 blossommerz 9527 at http://www.weavolution.com Fans of the Spinning Loft http://www.weavolution.com/group/fans-spinning-loft <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> The place for fans of the Spinning Loft weavers! </div> <p>A group in support of The Spinning Loft and it's owner, Beth Smith. </p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 4362 </div> </div> </div> Wed, 05 Aug 2009 19:47:17 +0000 AsKatKnits 9526 at http://www.weavolution.com Scarf borders & finishes http://www.weavolution.com/group/scarf-borders-finishes <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> Favorite scarf finishes &amp; borders </div> <p>A beautiful scarf can be marred by a poorly executed finish on the ends or an &quot;out of balance&quot; border within the body of the scarf.&nbsp; I&#39;ve started this group to learn about the different resources folks use to plan their borders or to finish their scarves.&nbsp; Do you have a hint on how to balance the left and right side of a scarf?&nbsp; Do you have a favorite weft protector finish that you put on before you twist the fringe.&nbsp; Do you hem? &nbsp; Please share!&nbsp; Please post any written references in magazine articles that you love or that you have written.&nbsp; No matter if you use your rigid heddle or the lastest electronic loom I hope we will all learn something from each other.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>test within intro note of group thread Testing how would refer to other messages with reference this is cut and paste <a href="http://www.weavolution.com/group/scarf-borders-finishes/double-weave-ideas-bought-market-11349" title="http://www.weavolution.com/group/scarf-borders-finishes/double-weave-ideas-bought-market-11349">http://www.weavolution.com/group/scarf-borders-finishes/double-weave-ide...</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>or via <a href="#">#</a>link</p> <p> not sure how anchor link works, did work with straight cut and paste</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 4088 </div> </div> </div> Thu, 23 Jul 2009 02:45:47 +0000 debmcclintock 9525 at http://www.weavolution.com Weave A Real Peace http://www.weavolution.com/group/weave-real-peace <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> A catalyst for improving the quality of life of textile artisans in communities-in-need. </div> <p>WARP serves as a catalyst for improving the quality of life of textile artisans in communities-in-need. We provide information and networking opportunities to indviduals and organizations who value the social, cultural, historic, and artistic importance of textiles around the world.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 3910 </div> </div> </div> http://www.weavolution.com/group/weave-real-peace#comments Wed, 15 Jul 2009 01:23:41 +0000 brandon 9524 at http://www.weavolution.com Meridian Jacobs--Northern California http://www.weavolution.com/group/meridian-jacobs-northern-california <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> Weavers in N.CA &amp; friends of Meridian Jacobs </div> <p>Meridian Jacobs is a Solano County (Northern California) business with a focus on Jacob sheep, but the business is much more. We teach fiber classes, we offer on-farm events, we sell&nbsp; fiber and yarn, and we weave with all sorts of yarns--not just Jacob wool--but we love our beautiful natural colored Jacob yarn best.</p> <p>This group is a good way to&nbsp; keep informed about upcoming sheep &amp; fiber related events in our area. It can also be a forum in which to discuss weaving topics and share ideas.</p> <p>The group is open to anyone, but we hope to see some Jacob enthusiasts and Meridian Jacobs Fiber Friends here soon.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 3819 </div> </div> </div> Sun, 12 Jul 2009 06:35:16 +0000 RobinLynde 9522 at http://www.weavolution.com Weavolutionaries http://www.weavolution.com/group/weavolutionaries <div class="form-item"> <label>Description: </label> Testing the limits of our website. </div> <p>Weavolutionaries-assisting the development team to test the features our developers have added or fixed.&nbsp; We are the group that will explore every facet, every corner, every inch of the Weavolution website.&nbsp; See what Weavolution can do, report back on what is missing, what's not working, what needs to be repaired and improved.</p> <p>We are going beyond what is &quot;nice&quot; to put the website to the test.&nbsp; Have we found everything it can do?&nbsp; Have we looked at every nook and cranny and discovered every feature and put it to its true test?&nbsp;</p> <p>To infinity and beyond!!</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-orig-content-id"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 3830 </div> </div> </div> Sun, 12 Jul 2009 16:23:38 +0000 Claudia Segal 9523 at http://www.weavolution.com