2014 – 2015 Program Schedule

All regular meetings are on Thursday night. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month. The meeting on the 2nd Thursday is our Program night and meets at Northwest Recreation Center from 6:30- 8:45. The meeting on the 4th Thursday is our Hands on Project night and meets at the Austin Recreation Center from 7-9.

Thursday, September 11 Program Night – Summer Conferences and Workshops:  Convergence and Saori

Thursday, September 25 Hands –on Night – Use and care of equipment, focus on guild spinning wheels

Thursday, October 9 Program Night – Spin to Weave – DVD, update on the Complex Weavers Conference last summer.

Thursday, October 23 Hands on Project Night – Spinning and playing with handspun

Thursday, November 13 Program Night – So you want to enter a fashion show ? . . CHT details and expert advice from some guild masters

There is no Hands-on night in November due to Thanksgiving.

 Thursday, December 11 , Party! Annual holiday

There is no Hands-on night in December.

 Thursday, January 8 Program Night – Scarf Challenge for CHT, Card Weaving Background

Weekend, January 17 -18   www.Share workshop (proposed). Here is a post about last year’s www. Share workshop.

 Thursday, January 22 Hands on Project Night – Card Weaving

 Thursday, February 12 Program Night – Rock the Socks! : Spinning for Socks and Felted Feet

 Thursday, February 26 Hands on Project Night – Socks

 March 12 Program Night – Sprang!

 Thursday, March 26 Hands on Project Night – Learning how to do Sprang

 Thursday, April 9 Program Night — Texas Rug Weaving Shop Uses Early 20th Century Carders, Home Made Looms and Shuttles

 Thursday,  April 23 Hands on Project Night – Braiding rugs from wool roving, core spinning

 Thursday, May 14 Program Night – CHT Prep Night

 Thursday, May 28 Hands on Project Night – CHT

 Thursday, June 11 Summer pot luck and annual meeting

Wednesday – Sunday, June 24 – 28 Warp Speed Ahead Contemporary Handweavers of Texas Conference in Austin

 Thursday, July 9 Program Night – Doubleweave study group presentation

 Thursday, July 23 Hands on Project Night – TBD

 August No meetings