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

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Upcoming Events

Apr 29


Date(s):Apr 29 - Apr 29

Time:10:00am - 5:00pm

~ as part of the Alpaca Ontario Spring Show~

April 29, 2017

 This is a judged competition that encourages the use of Alpaca fibre.  There are 6 categories to enter:

 Handknitting, Handspinning, Crochet, Weaving, Felting & Novelty

 Each entry must be comprised of at least 50% alpaca fibre,  but both natural and dyed fibre can be used.

 Entries are due                     Mar. 31, 2017

 Entry fee :                              $5.00 per entry

 Entries to be submitted toCarol Harrison

                                                335358 33rd Line, RR #4, Embro, ON. N0J 1J0

 Judging takes place:           April 28, 2017 at the Alpaca Ontario Spring Show

                                                Royal Canadian Riding Academy

                                                4525 Davis Drive, Cedar Valley, Ontario


Further information and entry forms can be found on Alpaca Ontario website:

  Questions can be sent to


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Apr 29

Toronto Knitters Frolic

Date(s):Apr 29 - Apr 30

Time:10:00am - 5:00pm

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May 05

OHS Conference 2017

Date(s):May 05 - May 07

Time:8:00am - 4:00pm

OHS Conference 2017

At the Fulcrum: Supporting Tradition, Embracing Innovation

Seneca College, Toronto


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Jun 16

Ontario Handspinning Seminar

Date(s):Jun 16 - Jun 18

Time:4:30pm - 4:30pm

“Our Past Inspiring Our Future:

150 years of Spinning in Canada”


June 16-18, 2017

The Ambassador Hotel & Conference Centre

Kingston, Ontario


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