Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Meeting Reminder


The meeting is this Saturday (August 20th).

We'll be discussing our trip to Crossville next month, the program is Inlay weaving,  and the book review will be a '2 for the price of 1' deal...

See you there!

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Meeting Announcement

The August meeting will be held August 20th at R&M Yarns, 8510 Highway 60, Georgetown, TN 37336. (423) 961-0690.  Normal start time of 9:00 for social gathering then the meeting starts at 9:30.

The agenda will include various old business, new business including more on the Fiber Education Festival, planing for the road trip to Crossville next month (which will be the September meeting) and some HGA updates.
Don't forget to bring along all your appropriately named and ready to hang rugs for the Weavers of the Cumberland Rug Exhibit. 

There will be a book review by Steve: Weaving: A Handbook for Fiber Craftsmen,  by Shirley E. Held

Our normal show and share.

The program is Inlay weaving by Phyllis.

Monday, July 25, 2016

July Meeting

The Scenic Valley Handweavers met on Saturday the 16th at R&M Yarns.  Those that are entering items in the Weavers of the Cumberland "Rugs, rugs, rugs" exhibit handed in their entry forms and were reminded to bring the actual items next month. 

The program was all about loom maintenance, with handouts, and examples of the various products for attendees to view.

Minutes have been published and photo's added to the pictures page.

Monday, July 11, 2016

Meeting Announcement

The July meeting will be held July 16th at R&M Yarns, 8510 Highway 60, Georgetown, TN 37336. (423) 961-0690.  Normal start time of 9:00 for social gathering then the meeting starts at 9:30.

The agenda will include various old business, new business including a chance to throw out ideas for the 2017 SVH Fiber Festival, including a sign up sheet for everyone to find an area to help out in.
Don't forget to bring along all your completed Weavers of the Cumberland Rug Exhibit entries.  They are due on the 16th.

There will be a book review by Donna:

Our normal show and share.

The program is Accessories and Loom Maintenance by Steve.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

June meeting

The Scenic Valley Handweavers June meeting was held on the 18th with 13 members and guests.  Check out the minutes and new photo's.

Friday, June 10, 2016

Meeting Announcement

The June meeting will be held on the 18th at R&M Yarns, 8510 Highway 60, Georgetown, TN 37336. (423) 961-0690.  Normal start time of 9:00 for social gathering then the meeting starts at 9:30.

The agenda will include various old business, new business including;
A report and finances for the Fiber Festival and discussion and input on timing, funding, composition, and activities for next year. 
HGA Seminar offer to the guild. 
Festival prize update

 There will be a book review by Donna

 Our normal show and share plus any painted yarn/weaving examples you can bring along (to keep with this months program).


The program this month is Painted Warp - presented by Candee and Wilma.



Monday, May 30, 2016

Meeting Announcement

The May meeting will be held May 21st at R&M Yarns, 8510 Highway 60, Georgetown, TN 37336. (423) 961-0690.  Normal start time of 9:00 for social gathering then the meeting starts at 9:30.

The agenda will include various old business, new business including; a report and discussion on the recent SVH Fiber Festival, a report on the Stitches South road trip, the possibility of SVH name tags (Steve has a example from the Knoxville spinning guild).




The draw for prizes from the SVH Fiber Festival will be held.

There will be a book review by Mary: Next Steps in Weaving - What You Never Knew You Needed to Know by Patti Graver.  The June book review will be by Donna volunteers needed for July onwards.

Our normal show and share plus any labor saving devices you can bring along (to keep with this months program).

The program is: Ergonomics of Weaving by Wanda.