Proudly announces the Victoria’s 2017 conference website:
2017 ANWG Conference, Victoria, B.C. Preconference June 28,29,30. Conference July 1,2. See all of our colors.
ATTENTION INSTRUCTORS: Forms are now available on the conference website for those interested in submitting a proposal to teach at the 2017 ANWG Conference.
AND for all of us curious about the theme and requirements for submitting our handwovens for the Fashion Show and Juried Show check the conference website. Click here to go to the 2017 conference website.
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Weaving is an ancient textile art and craft that involves placing two sets of threads or yarn made of fiber called the warp and weft on the loom and turning them into cloth. This cloth can be plain (in one color or a simple pattern), or it can be woven in decorative or artistic designs, including tapestries. Weaving involves techniques that can be “on-loom” or “off-loom”, depending on the type of weaving and the artist.
Spinning is the process of creating yarn (or thread, rope, cable) from various raw fiber materials.
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