over one, under one

by Diane Ferguson in Archive

Pure concentration. This young man learned to weave on a cardboard loom in a matter of minutes and carried his project around to finish it during the day. He left with a big [Read more...]


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    Looking for a few more volunteers for the demonstration and hands-on activity at the Houston Center for Contemporary Crafts. On Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 10 – 5 pm, Zone 2 of the Museum Experience will feature activities at several museums. See the entire [Read more...]
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    The Fiber Study Group May 13 Meeting at 10:00 am at Guild House: PORTRAITS: FROM PHOTO TO FABRIC COLLAGE Carmen McGee will present a step-by-step process for creating portraits in fabric collage. Topics will include selection of appropriate photos, basic digital photo [Read more...]
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    Guest Post by Gerry Woodhouse Cathy, Celest, Gerry, Paula, and Scharine shared projects, and asked lots of questions. Celest has knitted slippers which are not yet sewn up. Beautiful, fine yarn with some interesting stripe design in the knitting. Cathie continues to [Read more...]
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    Guest Post by CHH member Pat Powell: A group of CHH volunteers demonstrated weaving and spinning at NRG Reliant Center, April 18th & 19th. There were a number of attendees interested in our organization and activities. Mary Welch & I want to thank Cammie [Read more...]
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    Gerry W. shared this: Tapestry Study Group Tapestry The Tapestry Study Group tries to keep an ongoing project on the tapestry loom at Guild House and it travels to some other locations to demonstrate tapestry weaving. This is the design the study group planned. We all [Read more...]
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    It’s Spring, time to learn something new! We’ve got some exciting color and dyeing classes coming up! Indigo Dye Day Saturday, June 6 Take the challenge of learning a new method of dyeing! Indigo is a dye unlike most others. A dye that doesn’t require [Read more...]
  • Glimakra Tapestry Loom - Side View
    Swedish Glimakra Regina tapestery floor loom (62inches wide 6 feet tall) plus 300$ worth of Yarn plus weaving books and tools. Everything for $1900. Purchased by my dad in Houston 5 years ago who has recently passed away and selling for my mom. Loom is currently setup [Read more...]

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Contemporary Handweavers of Houston

Contemporary Handweavers of Houston (CHH) is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to promoting interest in handweaving, spinning and related textile arts.


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April Meeting

April 16, 2015
6:30 PM
Program: Rena Wood

Guild House Open House
May 9, 2015
10 am


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Guild House is the classroom/meeting space for the Contemporary Handweavers of Houston.

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