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Handwoven names Jane Stafford Weaving Teacher of 2014

December 20, 2014

From Jane’s blog: I have had the great honour of being awarded Handwoven’s Teacher of the Year. This would not have happened without your votes, so I sincerely thank you. The award comes with a $500 weaving grant from Ashford and Foxglove Fiber Arts, so a big thank-you to Richard Ashford and Cindy Howard-Gibbons. I […]

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2010 Jul – ANWG History and Conference

August 3, 2010

While attending the ANWG AGM in Salem in July, we learned a little about the history of ANWG and also were given information about the conference which will be held in Salem next spring. First, a brief account of the organization’s history: Founded in 1957 by Virginia Harvey, it became a formal organization in 1974, […]

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2007-08 Annual Report

September 19, 2008

As I sit in a campsite tonight, not far from Fredericton, New Brunswick, I am very aware of textile artists’ contributions which make our world a far more interesting place. We have spent the day at a re-creation of a Loyalist Village at King’s Landing. In almost every house we visited, there was some sort […]

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2008 Jun 9 – GVWSG Website Rebuilt

June 9, 2008

Thank you so much for everyone’s patience and enthusiasm around developing the new website for the guild! We have just rebuilt the website using the WordPress platform which will allow us to update the site with content and photos easier than in the past. My deepest thanks and appreciation go to Louisa Chadwick and Yoriko […]

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2008 Jun 1 – As we near the end of another GVWSG year

June 1, 2008

This year’s Memorial Lecture was a wonderful example of what a great group of like minded people can achieve.  The James Koehler workshop and lecture brought a teacher of awe-inspiring talent right into our midst. We have had a year with changes.  Our website is slowly becoming the website that will represent our talented group […]

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