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Studio Activities

We love our studio space and the prospect of losing it is troubling. We have rented temporary space for meetings and workshops but we still need a home even if it is small.  The heart of what we do happens with small groups that come together to share, work with a...

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Busy Hands

Seems there must have been a subliminal message circulating about what to weave in May.  Several of our weavers chose to explore the same topic, scarves. Some were motivated by that ever lasting need to reduce their stash.  Others had projects with deadlines.  In...

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Moving on??????

The Qualicum Weavers and Spinners Guild has had many homes over the years.  In the early days, the guild met at The Old School House Art Centre and Valhalla among other short term locations.  Then the guild found a longer term home in the old Via train station in...

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Tantalizing Tutorials

In lieu of a business meeting we had "tantalizing tutorials" for our April meet up.  We learned how to "box" a bag, make a dryer ball, sew invisible seams, and make a kumihimo braid.  April was also a month for more learning in the form of formal workshops...

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Recent Works

The best part of any guild meeting is "show and tell", a chance to see and touch members' works.  So for those of you who may not have been able to come to meetings recently this post is a collection of recent offerings. We will start with Jane's knitted touque...