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Sarah’s Shetland, Orkney, and Ireland Adventure

Enjoy Sarah Jane Humke’s presentation of her recent trip to Shetland Wool Week, Orkney, and Ireland. Click the link below to see her presentation on YouTube. https://youtu.be/QLPr6mwKEJ8

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Craft Camp Estonia-2019

Two of our Guild members, Pat Higby and Karen Agee, shared their Estonian Craft Camp adventure during our October meeting. The camp provided attendees an opportunity to learn about traditional Estonian handicrafts by selecting two one-day classes, one two-day class, … Continue reading

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2019 Virginia Olson Competition

Each year members are encouraged and challenged to create projects for the Virginia Olson Competition held in May. This year’s committee members were Karen Agee, Pat Higby, Linda Miller, and Renee Smith. They chose the theme “Natural Iowa.” Members were … Continue reading

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Cyanotype Printing

Dee Kruger introduced us to the magic of cyanotype printing for our April program. Some of her examples are shown above. Do you recognize her bobbin lace bobbins? You may not be familiar with the term cyanotype, but most of … Continue reading

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Spring Open House and Sale

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Intro to Weaving for Kids

This student has completed several tapestry weavings in the Weaving Class for Kids. He had a great time and learned a lot!  Another class is being offered in May. Click over to the Classes page for the class description and … Continue reading

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Mad about Fiber

Karla Stille found a way to turn an ordinary headband in something with pizazz! Karla Stille presented the March program, Mad about Fiber. Through her PowerPoint, Karla challenged us to be fearless and try new things. View her presentation below. … Continue reading

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