Thursday, August 31, 2017

Interior Provincial Exhibition 2017
Shuswap Spinners and Weavers booth 
in Armstrong, B.C.
Pictures and comments provided by Louise Smith.

Weaving, knitting and hand spun.




Roving, felting and weaving.

Something for everyone!

Tea Towels

More tea towels!

More tea towels, Pink ones are all cotton, double faced twill
and the blue block ones are cotolin and double faced twill.

This is a felted wall hanging by Sharon Wickstrom.

Felted soap, dolls, dryer balls in group of three, felted food,
felted gnomes and pocket dolls by Barb Articus.

Plaid heavier cotton blanket, hand dyed yarn,
knit wear, felting, woven silk and cotton scarf.
Blankets and tea towels.

Table runners, shawls and tea towels.

Garments, shawls, hand spun vegetable dyed yarn.

Barb in the background and a loom all set up for weaving.

Barb checking out our displays.

Elvi - weaving demo.

There is a lot of talent in our guild!

Children's practise table, a loom a carder behind and
an inkle loom.  Spinning was also demo'ed.

Judith demo'ed knitting.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Afternoon Spin In at Sharon's

It sure was a lovely afternoon to spin with friends.

Mona, Sherry, Judith
and Lynn popped in on her way home from running errands.

Elvi, Liz and Darlene

Bea and Sharon
Other ladies were there, but after shopping in Sharon's store had left.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Classic/Antique Car Show 
Haney Heritage Village and Museum

Thank you to the ladies who were able to come enjoy the car show 
and spin on such a lovely Sunday afternoon.
The ladies got to spin in the new Montebello building.  It was so nice in there 
and they were able to show off their spinning and visit with lots of interested people.

Bea, Ann N. and Anne C.

Ann N.

Anne C.
Pictures curtosy of Haney Village

Friday, August 4, 2017

Warping up for more tea towels.

Bea learning to use the warping mill,
this is the start of our warp.

Liz finished the warp!
Hope you all like the colours we picked!
This is the start of the tea towels on this warp!