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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...

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Fashions Past and Present

  Fashion was the hot topic for our February guild meeting.  Members were asked to wear and/or bring a garment they had made using any technique and any materials.  Some of them dove deep into the cupboard and the past.  We had poncho's and vests, jackets and...