Monthly archives for January, 2017

Fiber Arts Scholarships

Fiber Arts Scholarships

Do you have a great idea for a workshop but need funds to get it off the ground? Have you ever seen a great workshop you could take and share new techniques with your local  guild? Or perhaps you have a focus on the craft of weaving for research and teaching. Because the CHT’s mission is to…

Rosalie Neilson Launches new book at ...

Rosalie Neilson Launches new book at Houston Conference

BREAKING NEWS!!!!!  Rosalie Neilson informs us that her new book , “An Exaltation of Blocks” designed to accompany her conference workshop of the same name, is finished. It’s at the printer and will be available to the public in time at our  Houston conference, May 31 – June 4, 2017!!   According to Rosalie, “…it will be in…

HGA Small Expressions Call for Entry

HGA Small Expressions Call for Entry

Houston is the 2017 venue for Handweavers Guild of America’s Small Expressions. Small Expressions is an annual, international, juried exhibition of small-scale works in fiber, and is HGA’s most prestigious exhibit. The exhibit will run concurrently with the CHT Bienniel Conference.  CHT Members will have the opportunity for a private viewing  and reception on Thursday evening, June…

CHT Weaver Laura Viada – Work f...

CHT Weaver Laura Viada – Work for the Home and Spirit

In the midst of preparing for our much anticipated CHT Conference Crossing Threads /Connecting Cultures 2017 in Houston Texas, co-chair, Laura Viada has found time to create a collection of appealing and engaging handwoven textiles.  Her work will be featured in February, 2017 at Cooper Shade Tree gallery in Round Top, Texas. LAURA VIADA is…