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Members’ Exhibit and Fashion Sh...

Members’ Exhibit and Fashion Show Update – Entry Deadline, Judges, and Awards

The Fort Worth Conference Team is happy to introduce our extraordinary line-up of CHT 2019 Members’ Exhibit and Fashion Show Judges Amie Adelman, Professor of Fibers in the College of Visual Arts and Design at the University of North Texas, will serve as judge for the Members’ Exhibit.  Although the bulk of Amie’s work is…

CHT 2019 Members’ Exhibit and Fashion...

CHT 2019 Members’ Exhibit and Fashion Show Awards!

Texas CHT members are creative people and we know you’ve been creating some fantastic items since our last conference. Now is the time to show off your talent to the Texas weaving world by submitting your items to the CHT Conference Members Exhibit and Fashion Show — and perhaps even earn some recognition and cash awards…

Time to Send in Your Members’ Exhibi...

Time to Send in  Your Members’ Exhibit and Fashion Show Entry Forms

The first deadlines for the Members’ Exhibit and Fashion Show is almost at hand. All Entry Forms and fees for both events must be sent by April 15. That’s only 11 short days from now. We need those forms to plan the layout for the Exhibit, prepare the Fashion Show, and ensure the Conference Brochure…

Members Awards – CHT 2017

Members Awards – CHT 2017

It was a pleasure and an honor to see the work of our fellow weavers, spinners, felters, and basketry artists at this year’s conference in Sugar Land, Texas.  The items entered into this year’s Fashion Show and Members’ Exhibit displayed remarkable artistry, craftsmanship and skill. Each piece inspires  fellow members of the CHT community to…

Complex Results Using Simple Structur...

Complex Results Using Simple Structures

Rosalie Neilson loves using color and geometric design in her weavings, her specialty being rep weave. An avid designer and teacher, Rosalie was featured in a 2-hour DVD by Interweave Press entitled “Rep Weave.” She publishes regularly in weaving and braiding journals and maintains an active teaching schedule throughout the United States, Canada, and England.…

Michele Belson – Handwovens and...

Michele Belson – Handwovens and Wearables

Fashion Show Judge and Teacher —  Michele Belson We all know Michele as the owner of Lunatic Fringe, the line of fibers featuring gorgeous colors and organic cotton.  But, did you know that, besides being one of our favorite vendors, Michele has an extensive background in costuming and is the head costumer for her local…

Eileen Hallman – Charkha Spinni...

Eileen Hallman – Charkha Spinning, Nui Shibori, New Cotton Dyeing

Eileen Hallman – Spinning Judge and Workshop Instructor Eileen Hallman is a knowledgeable spinner, weaver, and dyer, who specializes in cotton. She is the owner of  New World Textiles and has developed a number of products and tools for weavers and spinners, such as the shuttle pictured above, which is designed to hold a charkha…

Rosalie Neilson – Rep Weave, Bl...

Rosalie Neilson – Rep Weave, Block Design, Kumihimo

Members Exhibit Judge and Teacher — Rosalie Neilson Rosalie is an extremely knowledgeable weaver who specializes in rep weave and kumihimo.  She recently taught two workshops for the Houston guild and participants raved about her knowledge and teaching ability.  At the latest workshop, Rosalie introduced us to a fascinating method of block design which was…