Qualicum Weavers & Spinners Guild

We are a supportive community of more than 70 fibre artists with a dedicated studio space serving the Oceanside area on Vancouver Island.

Membership

There are great benefits to membership with the Qualicum Weavers and Spinners Guild.

Events

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Resources

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About the Guild

The Qualicum Weavers and Spinners Guild has been part of the Oceanside artisan community since 1991. The guild evolved from a small group of students of noted local weaver Elaine Duncan to over 60+ members.

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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...

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Ta Da It’s Finished

  Weaving is generally considered to be a solitary endeavour.  But, what happens when you bring a group of people together with a loom, materials but no direction or boundaries.  During our Elegant Threads event, we set up a simple loom and provided a variety...

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Winter Works

We are well into a new year but still in mid winter.  Any suggestions that winter is in the past have been blasted by Mother Nature’s reminder, in the form of cold weather and snow, that she calls the shots. So, as you can imagine our creative activities are taking...