January 2021 Program – Linda Cortright – Wild Fibers

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Wild Fibers Magazine Linda Cortright - Wild Fibers Handweavers Guild of Boulder January 2021 Day & Evening Program   As editor and publisher of Wild Fibers Magazine, Linda Cortright has traveled to the seven continents, pursuing the role of natural fibers in remote and indigenous communities. Cortright’s experience led her to serve on the Steering […]

February 2021 Program – Elizabeth Morisette – Using Fiber Art to Create Community

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Elizabeth Morisette - Fiber Art From Upcycled Materials Handweavers Guild of Boulder February 2021 Day & Evening Program   Elizabeth Morisette has been exhibiting her weavings and sculptures for 25 years. In the fall of 2020 she was featured in Hyperallergic for her work in the University of Denver’s “Mask” exhibit. She has also been […]

March 2021 Program – Flora Carlile-Kovas – Felt Art & Design

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Flóra Carlile-Kovács - Felt Art & Design Handweavers Guild of Boulder March 2021 Day & Evening Program   Flóra Carlile-Kovács grew up in Hungary and now resides and works in Seattle, WA. She originally studied ethnography and museology because of their relationship to textiles.  However, she ultimately followed her passion for creating with fiber. She […]

April 2021 Program – Liz Spear – Handwoven Art to Wear

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Liz Spear - Handwoven Art to Wear Handweavers Guild of Boulder April 2021 Day & Evening Program   Liz Spear is a maker of handwoven fabrics, and more recently has been incorporating nuno felt into her designer creations as well as surface design fabrics from fellow fiber artists. These collaborations, known as Liz Spear & […]

May 2021 Program – Judy Newland – About Cloth And Me

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Judy Newland - About Cloth And Me Handweavers Guild of Boulder May 2021 Day & Evening Program   Culture and the environment are the two main topics Judy addresses in her textile art. She has been working in textiles for more than forty years as a maker and later as a textile historian. Her background in textile history […]

September 2021 Program – Anne-Marie Chmielewski – Fibershed

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Anne-Marie Chmielewski - Fibershed Handweavers Guild of Boulder September 2021 Day & Evening Program   Anne-Marie Chmielewski is a founding member of the local Mountain and Plains Fibershed. Her current focus is promoting local fiber and natural dyes. The regional Mountains and Plains Fibershed encompasses a 300-mile radius around Golden, Colorado fostering collaboration among textile […]

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2021 HGB Show & Sale – Standards Review and Publicity Material Distribution

HGB Members Only Event Wednesday, September 22, 2021 2-6pm HGB Fiber Art Show & Sale Committee Standards Coordinator available to review items Please review 2021 Rules & Regulations and bring any new items or questions you may have regarding technique or category acceptance Sale Tech Committee assistance Sign-up in-person for shifts at the HGB Show […]

2021 HGB Showcase – Call for Entries – October 1, 2021 Submission Deadline

2021 HGB Show & Sale Juried Showcase Exhibit Theme – Colorful Colorado Call for Entries O beautiful for spacious skies For amber waves of grain For purple mountains majesties Above the fruited plain! The rich colorful Colorado view from Pike’s Peak was Katharine Lee Bates inspiration for those words. Applicants to the 2021 HGB Show […]

October 2021 Program – Deb Robson – Author – The Fleece & Fiber Source Book

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HGB October 2021 Programs - D Robson Deb Robson - Author of The Fleece & Fiber Source Book Handweavers Guild of Boulder October 2021 Day & Evening Program     You will be mesmerized listening to Deb Robson share with you her journey as she spent four years spinning every fiber-grown-by-an-animal that she could get […]

2021 HGB Fiber Art Show & Sale – November 3-7, 2021

Boulder County Fairgrounds 9595 Nelson Road, Longmont, CO

  Welcome to Colorado's premier fall art and craft celebration -- the Fiber Art Show & Sale of the Handweavers Guild of Boulder. November 3-7, 2021 Wednesday - Saturday 10 am - 6 pm Sunday 10 am - 3pm Boulder County Fairgrounds 9595 Nelson Road, Longmont, Colorado Free Admission - Free Parking Colorado’s Finest Fiber […]

Luana Rubin – Founder of eQuilter.com

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HGB November 2021 Programs - L Rubin Luana Rubin - Founder of eQuilter.com Handweavers Guild of Boulder November 2021 Day & Evening Program   International Quilt Trends Take a trip around the world with over 200 quilt images featuring trends in contemporary quiltmaking. See how quilters in different countries use their own culture as inspiration for […]

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Peggy Turchette – Creator of the Pavlova Project

Peggy Turchette – Creator of the Pavlova Project Handweavers Guild of Boulder December 2021 Day & Evening Program   The Pavlova Project – A Collection Exploring the Life and Art of Anna Pavlova The Pavlova Project, in simplest terms, is a “Visual Biography.” It tells the life story of a real historical person, Anna Pavlova […]