Tag Archives: Northeast Iowa Weavers and Spinners

Take a Shibori Dyeing Class

Join Mary Kay Madsen and learn folding and stitching techniques for this traditional Japanese resist dyeing. The class will be held at the Northeast Iowa Weavers and Spinners Guild’s dye lab. Registration information can be found below.

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Spring Open House and Sale

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Modified Rep and Waffle Weave Class

Learning about weave structures, selecting yarns, planning designs, warping, and weaving all packed into one weekend!

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The Joy of Basketry

Twenty-five years ago Maribeth Woolsey thought it would be fun to make a basket, took a class, and never stopped. She shared some of her baskets with us during  our February program. Baskets come in all shapes and sizes and … Continue reading

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Crochet Classes

For a quick link to register online, click HERE.

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New Looms for Weaving in the Schools 

It’s been an exciting time for the Guild’s Weaving in the Schools program. With the addition of eight new four harness table looms, the old two harness looms can be retired. Read more about about it here.

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October 2016–I Didn’t Know We Had That!

Weavers are so lucky. With the same set of basic skills we can weave anything from durable rugs to delicate lace and everything in between. But how many of us have the space or budget to own all the looms … Continue reading

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