Programs

2017-2018 Programs

Contact Ellen BG with any questions about these programs.
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September 12

“Surface Design for Handweavers” by Su Butler

Su will take us on her journey of “adding” to a cloth using surface design to make your own artistic statement.

Hostesses: Maxine M and Paula B
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October 10

“Mathmagical Design” by Jennifer Moore

Internationally known double weave artist Jennifer Moore will share her thoughts on Mathmagical Design.

Hostesses: Virginia R and Sue Z
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*** PLEASE NOTE THE SCHEDULE CHANGE! ***
November 13 — Please note this meeting has been changed to Monday!!

“Swedish Halvdrall and Monks Belt” by Rita Hagenbruch

Rita returns to IPW to present in depth the Swedish weaves of Halvdrall and Monks Belt.

Hostesses: Gay A and Marcie R
Workshop: “Exploring Halvdrall and Monksbelt” by Rita Hagenbruch —
3 Days (November 13-15)

Location: Congregation Etz Chaim Temple, Lombard

Workshop Details

Day 1: 1 pm – 4 pm — after the guild meeting
Day 2: 10 am – 4 pm
Day 3: 9 am – 3 pm

Additional Details

Workshop Fee: $135 for guild members, $150 for non-guild members
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December 12

Holiday Party and Guild Challenge

The focus of this guild challenge is Plain Weave.

Hostess: Carol L’s house
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January 9

“Explaining Supplemental Warp” by Bev Atseff

Our own Bev Atseff will present a program on supplemental warps.

Hostesses: Jennifer C and Dorita F
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February 13

Fox Valley Study Group

Hostesses: Valda M and Ellen BG
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March 13

“Japanese Textiles” by Kathy O’Neal

Local weaver Kathy O’Neal (from Indiana) will share her extensive collection of Japanese textiles and kimonos. This will be an interactive program.

Hostesses: Billie M and Nancy W
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*** PLEASE NOTE THE SCHEDULE CHANGE! ***

April 9 — Please note this meeting has been changed to Monday!!

“Diaper: Noun, Verb, or Adjective” by Joanne Bachelder

Joanne will answer the question “What is diaper?” Diaper is about cloth and its use as well as the structures and patterns used to create it.

Hostesses: Peg R and Sheri B

Workshop: “Exploring Diaper Weave” by JoAnn Bachelder — 3 Days (April 9-11)

Location: Congregation Etz Chaim Temple, Lombard

Workshop Details

Day 1: 1 pm – 4 pm)
Day 2: 10 am – 4 pm
Day 3: 9 am – 3 pm)

Additional Details

Workshop Fee: $135 for guild members, $150 for non-guild members, $15 materials fee
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May 8

Itty Bitty Study Group

Hostesses: Cheryl H and Maureen P
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June 12

The Free Spirits

Hostesses: Phyllis S and Kathy S