Saturday, March 18, 2017
St. Luke's United Methodist Church
100 west 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260
Social time: 9:30 a.m.
Meeting starts: 10:00 a.m.
SEWING, DISCUSSION, FOOD!
We need: sewing machines (4) Iron and small ironing board or mat for the iron (4) Rotary cutter and mat with grid (4-6) Please bring scissors and any handwoven fabric that can be used. 5/2 weight cotton or finer is good.
We will also have a lot of discussion time for everyone and will have Pizza for lunch! (Provided.)
For the discussion, please consider sharing on some or all of these questions:
- How long have you been weaving?
- What got you interested in weaving?
- What has been your most successful project?
- What weaving project do you want to do next?
- What has been/is your biggest problem in weaving?
- What is a favorite tip you have learned from someone else or discovered on your own?
- Name a non-weaving ‘tool’ that you use frequently in weaving
- What programs would you like to see during the guild meeting?
- Would you be interested in the guild pursuing podcasts for programs?
It is time to begin thinking about the Indiana State Fair. Registration for weaving entries is done online. If you have questions, help will be available at the March meeting.
***Please note: If you have not paid for 2017 membership, you will not be able to access the Members Only area starting March 2017. To learn about membership, please visit the membership page.
New Meeting Location fo 2017
We have a new location this year for all of our meetings. Find us now at St. Luke's United Methodist Church, 100 west 86th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46260
Enter door 6. Our rooms are N101-102. (The building is secured and door 6 is the only entry.) The meeting room is to the left as you enter.
** If weather should make the roads impassable or another reason requires it, we will post a notice of meeting cancellation on this web site as soon as it is known.
MWC 2017 Guild Project
Just a reminder that we will want your items for the Guild exhibit by the April meeting. We hope that many of you will take on the challenge which is available for you in the members only section of our Weaving Indiana website. The ID and password to enter the members only section is in the e-mail message that accompanied this newsletter.
Upcoming Programs for 2017
April: Network Drafting, A Beginning with Sue Parker Bassett.
May: Color Theory with Sue Weickum.
June: Midwest Weavers Conference!
July: MWC 2017 followup sharing/show and tell.
August: Lace Weave with LindaMarie Handson.
October: The Weaving and History of Baby Wraps with Nicolette Morris.
November: Nina Kennedy presents....
December: As usual, there will be no December meeting.
Use this link to view a list of our previous meetings.