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The Ontario Handweavers & Spinners is a vibrant organization that encourages, inspires, enables, and sustains the unique work of handweaving, spinning and related fibre arts.

Don't forget this year's Central Region Seminar at Black Creek Pioneer Village on Oct. 4th.  Organized by the Burr House Spinners and Weavers of Richmond Hill, registration includes free parking and admission to the Village, door prizes, fibre vendors, demos and keynote speaker fibre artist Sandi Luck.  For more details download the full page flyer and registration form.

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Upcoming Events

Aug 13

The Ottawa Valley Weavers' and Spinners' Guild Exhibition

Aug 13

City of Ottawa Archives Gallery 112, at the James Bartleman Centre

100 Tallwood Dr. Ottawa, ON (near the corner of Woodroffe)

This exhibition will showcase weaving, spinning, felting work from participating Guild members.

City of Ottawa Archives Gallery 112, at the James Bartleman Centre

100 Tallwood Dr. Ottawa, ON (near the corner of Woodroffe)

This exhibition will showcase weaving, spinning, felting work from participating Guild members.

Aug 16

Level I OHS Spinning Certificate Course

Aug 16

INSTRUCTORS: Barb Aikman, Wendy E. Bateman, Harriet Boon, Louise Jackson, Julia Lee and Karen Richens   FEE:          $325.92  Haliburton School of The Arts     297 College Dr., Haliburton, ON K0M 1S0 705-457-1680 ext. 6730          shelley.schell@flemingcollege.ca
 

INSTRUCTORS: Barb Aikman, Wendy E. Bateman, Harriet Boon, Louise Jackson, Julia Lee and Karen Richens   FEE:          $325.92  Haliburton School of The Arts     297 College Dr., Haliburton, ON K0M 1S0 705-457-1680 ext. 6730          shelley.schell@flemingcollege.ca
 

Aug 16

Level IV OHS Spinning Certificate Course

Aug 16

At  Haliburton School of the Arts:  Level IV instructors: Julia Lee, Beth Abbot, Harriet Boon, Mara Lusis, Wendy e Bateman
 

At  Haliburton School of the Arts:  Level IV instructors: Julia Lee, Beth Abbot, Harriet Boon, Mara Lusis, Wendy e Bateman
 

Sep 12

Stitches across Time exhibit

Sep 12

Highway 89 & Airport Road

Date of exhibition:  September 12 - November 9, 2014
 
The Dufferin County Museum & Archives is once again presenting the exhibition Stitches across Time.  Continuing the theme of the first exhibit in 2011, the exhibition will celebrate the tradition and history of textile arts.   The inspirational pieces can be viewed on the Stitches across Time website along with the call for entry and guidelines.  www.stitchesacrosstime.com

 

Highway 89 & Airport Road

Date of exhibition:  September 12 - November 9, 2014
 
The Dufferin County Museum & Archives is once again presenting the exhibition Stitches across Time.  Continuing the theme of the first exhibit in 2011, the exhibition will celebrate the tradition and history of textile arts.   The inspirational pieces can be viewed on the Stitches across Time website along with the call for entry and guidelines.  www.stitchesacrosstime.com

 

Sep 20

65th Anniversary Celebrations

Sep 20

The Ottawa Valley Weaves' and Spinners' are starting their 65th Anniversary Celebrations in the afternoon of Sept 20 with an Open House at 404 McArthur St. Ottawa, ON.  Come and join us for this milestone, tour our facilities, visit with old friends, and meet new ones.  Of course there will be a cake! Information will be updated and available on our web site at www.ovwsg.com.

The Ottawa Valley Weaves' and Spinners' are starting their 65th Anniversary Celebrations in the afternoon of Sept 20 with an Open House at 404 McArthur St. Ottawa, ON.  Come and join us for this milestone, tour our facilities, visit with old friends, and meet new ones.  Of course there will be a cake! Information will be updated and available on our web site at www.ovwsg.com.

Sep 20

5 Counties 2014

Sep 20

Our Canada, Your Inspiration, Eden United Church,

3051 Battleford Rd., Mississauga, Ont.,

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Our Canada, Your Inspiration, Eden United Church,

3051 Battleford Rd., Mississauga, Ont.,

fivecounties2014.wordpress.com.

Oct 04

OHS Central Region Seminar – Past and Present: Exploring the New Worlds

Oct 04

Keynote Speaker: Sandi Luck, Fibre artist

Location: Black Creek Pioneer Village, Toronto  (free parking) 

Afternoon workshops, visit Pioneer Village

Download registration form with all details.

Also more information available at Burr House Spinners and Weavers website.

Keynote Speaker: Sandi Luck, Fibre artist

Location: Black Creek Pioneer Village, Toronto  (free parking) 

Afternoon workshops, visit Pioneer Village

Download registration form with all details.

Also more information available at Burr House Spinners and Weavers website.

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