Things to do in the time of the pandemia

With so much time at home, here are some links to fun events online.

Still winter, still time to bake some cookies with our recipes exchange-book

Handweavers Guild Cookie Swap recipes

2020-2021  

TEXTILE SOCIETY of AMERICA

Contemporary Voices : Focused on contemporary artists, this series of talks features innovative creators whose practice draws on textile materials, techniques, or knowledge.

Please register through the following links. 

Feb 2nd: Anne Wilson
March 2nd: Diedrick Brackens
April 6th: Guillermo Bert
May 4th: Ai Kijima

The New York State Sheep and Wool Festival- Virtual 2020
The 2020 NYS Sheep & Wool Virtual Festival is Oct. 15-Oct. 18,

PORTLAND TEXTILE MONTH
Free events, virtual talks, workshops  

Fiber Artist talks, interviews, Blogs, Museum collections, Japanese Textiles, Weavers  

Warp and Weft magazine   
Interviews with artists  and photos of their work.  

                               
Rebecca Mezoff Tapestry Studio  

                 
Rachel Snack – shop in Philadelphia – online ordering,  free pattern downloads, Instagram, Blog  

Thompson Street Studio            
Located in NYC – uses natural dyes and fabrics, Instagram, workshops  

Textile Arts Center                             
Located in Brooklyn, NY  innovative artist residency, workshops, interviews                                                                                                        
Collaborating with Toast UK to provide scholarships for Arts Programing for Children ( UK + USA )
                                              
UK clothing company supporting sustainable clothing purchases that last and can be mended.                                                                                  

Magazine and Blog –  great reading !  gardening, artists, architecture, food, travel          Workshops –  small donation for Arts Programming  

Botanical Colors 
Over 30 achieved hour long talks about Textiles. Every Friday at noon. You need to register prior. Free  

                                           
Located in Brooklyn, NY above the Textile Art Center – Workshops, Stories, Retreats, Instagram, Journal coming soon.  
https://www.tatter.org/library                                   
Textile Library ~ BLUE ~ located within Tatter,  by appointment – check out their resources and the setting – Beautiful !     Heidi 

Parkeswww.heidiparkes.com                           
Quilter, mender, workshop leader – Instagram, newsletter, Quilt alongs …