Tuesday, February 5, 2019

KSWG February 13th meeting

Klamath Spinners' and Weavers' Meeting
Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 (2nd Wednesday of the month)
10am - noon, with a work hour from noon to 1pm
Washington Federal Conference Center
5215 South Sixth St., Klamath Falls, OR

Agenda:

The Guild needs to discuss ideas on how to use the WeGO scholarship monies.  Please come with ideas.
Other ideas to use the monies are:
1.  send someone to a workshop
2.  send the money back to WeGO

The Guild needs to inventory it's equipment and books.  If you have something of the Guild's, please enter it on the sign up sheet at the meeting, or if you can't be there, please let Kathy Nelson know what you have.

We will be going over the bylaws which are in this email.

The Guild needs to discuss the upcoming WeGO meeting, and whether members provide food or have it catered.

Bring your weaving or other project if you need help. Also bring your weaving questions!

Kathy will talk about the color wheel.

Sharon will talk about weaving with beads.

Monday, December 31, 2018

KSWG January 9th meeting - Basic Weaving

Klamath Spinners' and Weavers' Guild January Meeting

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 ( 2nd Wednesday of the month)

10am until noon, with an opportunity work hour from noon to 1pm

Washington Federal Conference Center

5215 South Sixth St.

Klamath Falls, Oregon

Next meeting is January 9th and will be basic weaving with members bringing various looms (cardboard, Inkle, Rigid Heddle, Shaft) and any questions, and help to get new weavers started.  Members are encouraged to bring yarn and tapestry needle if they wish for weaving, but there will also be an assortment available.


Friday, November 30, 2018

KSWG December 12th meeting - COOKIES

Klamath Spinners' and Weavers' Guild Meeting


Wednesday, December 12, 2018


10am until noon, work hour from noon to 1pm


Washington Federal Conference Center


5215 South Sixth Street, Klamath Falls, OR

We will be having our annual cookie exchange.  Please bake and bring your favorite cookie!  The idea is to bring about 2 dozen cookies to share and a plate.  Then fill your plate with cookies from all the other guild members.

Also, please bring a fiber mystery tool or mystery picture of something that may be a mystery to the other guild members, let them guess, then educate us all on your tool or mystery picture.

And, if you would like to stay for the work hour, please bring your project to work on.

Coming up in January:


Basic Weaving; table loom, rigid heddle loom or floor loom.  


Bring your questions.


Wednesday, November 14, 2018

KSWG November 14 Meeting

Klamath Spinners' and Weavers' Guild Meeting
Wednesday, November 14th, 10am to noon, work hour, noon to 1pm
Washington Federal Convention Center
5215 South Sixth St., Klamath Falls, OR 

Kathy Nelson will be showing us how to Andean Ply.
There will be tips and tricks for making socks.
There will be talk on blends of fibers for socks.

Please bring your wheel and a shortish piece of singles yarn (say 4-5 yards) or a couple of bobbins with different lengths that could be plied, to practice Andean plying.
Also bring any handspun socks to talk about.  What you like or dislike about them. Please bring any tips or tricks you may have on spinning for socks.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

KSWG - October Guild Meeting

Klamath Spinners' and Weavers' Guild Meeting
Wednesday, October 10th, 2018, 10am to noon with a work hour from noon to 1pm
Washington Federal Conference Center
5215 South Sixth St., Klamath Falls

Bring your spinning wheels, looms, projects.  This is a work on your project month. Get some feedback.  Maybe get some help with problems with your project.   Katie Fienhauer will also be giving a presentation on Agri-Camp USA

October Sip n Spin - Leap of Taste

Please join us for our October Sip 'n Spin at the Leap of Taste at 12pm - 1pm. Feel free to bring your spinning wheel or any small project.  Hope to see you there. 

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

KSWG Meeting - Sept 11, 2018

Our first Guild meeting for this year 2018-2019 is Wednesday, September 11th at 10am, at the Washington Federal Conference Center, on S. 6th St.  in the big room.  We have the room until 1 pm, so if you would like to stay for the work on your project hour after the meeting, please do!  We will be talking about our upcoming year.  Please join us.