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ANWG 2017 Conference Treadle Lightly

Conference Dates: Saturday, July 1 & Sunday, July 2, 2017

Pre-conference Workshops: Wednesday to Friday, June 28-30, 2017

All the information about pre-conference workshops, classes, and seminars, as well as registration options and accommodation information is now available on the site. It’s time to plan your conference!

Registration will open January 17, 2017 9.am. P.S.T.


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Summer/Fall 2016


ANWG Board Vacancy: First Vice President

We are looking for a new First Vice President. If you have had some leadership experience in the past and appreciate the way in which ANWG has been able to support the work of our guilds, consider applying for this position. Or do nominate someone you know would be a good fit for this position. Contact Anne Oglevie at annreoglevie@gmail.com or Mary Anna Swinnerton at luvmaps2@bendcable.com to apply or for more information.Note: There are four elected officers on the ANWG Executive Board:  President, First Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer.  The other members are the chairpersons of the standing committees (Education, Membership and Communication), and are appointed by the President.

Show&Share at the Annual Membership Meeting

The Board and Guild Reps met in Victoria BC for the Annual Membership Meeting on Saturday June 4, 2016 at the site of the next ANWG 2017 NW Weavers’ Conference “Treadle Lightly”. 

Each rep was asked to submit a piece from their guild. In total, twenty-five pieces were on display (see the list below).

Congratulations to the Handweavers Guild of Boise Valley who won Best of Show, Most Inspiring, and Best Weaving  and Arachne Weavers Guild for Best Use of Color.
AMM 2016 ShowShare

Guild Work
Handweavers Guild of Boise Valley Coverlet
Central Oregon Spinners and Weavers Scarf
San Juan County Textile  Guild Towel
Salem Fiber Arts Guild Throw
Coquitlam Weavers & Spinners Guild Blazer
Greater Vancouver Weavers and Spinners Guild Self-portrait
Columbia Fiber Guild Scarf
Ponderosa Spinners and Weavers Saori hanging
North Olympic Shuttle & Spindle Vest
Portland Handweavers Guild Towels
Victoria Handweavers and Spinners Guild Vest
Skagit Valley Weavers Guild Wall hanging
Seattle Weavers Guild Tapestry
Tacoma Weavers Guild Runner
Arachne Weavers Guild Shawl
Olympia Weavers Guild Shawl
Qualicum Weavers and Spinners Runner
Whatcom Weavers Guild Tapestry
Gorge Handweavers Guild Bow Ties
Nanoose Bay Weaver’s and Spinners Guild Lockspun yarn


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