Sunshine Coast fibre Camp, September 11 – 13, 2015

by Joanne Nakonechny on July 14, 2015

This year we are offering four exciting workshops:  Figurative Boundweave with Mary Bentley, Spinning Combed Colour Blends with Andrea Lawrence and two knitting workshops with Holli Yeoh, Tip Toe Up Socks and Fine Finishing Techniques.  Registration

Location: The Salvation Arm Camp Sunrise, next to the Langdale ferry terminal, near Gibsons BC. Lots of fibre fun: workshops, vendors, demos, door prizes, spinning circle and special events. And great food and accommodation too!

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Nuno Trunk Show, Silk Weaving Studio, September 8, 2015

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Nuno textiles are at the forefront of contemporary textile design. They represent a convergence of centuries-old traditions with advanced technologies ultimately transforming how we think about textiles today. For more information on this event and the Maiwa Symposium 2015, please click here. 1531 Johnston St (next to Sandbar Restaurant)
 Granville Island, Vancouver Canada
604-687-7455

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Sunshine Coast Fibre Camp, Sept. 11-13, 2015

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This year we are offering four exciting workshops…Figurative Boundweave with Mary Bentley, Spinning Combed Colour Blends with Andrea Lawrence and two knitting workshops, Tip Toe Up Socks and Fine Finishing Techniques, with Holli Yeoh. We also feature PayPal and e-mailing your registration form. The Sunshine Coast Spinners and Weavers Guild is hosting the 2nd Annual Fibre […]

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