Posts in category Sewing and Design

Treasuring Our Past Discovering Our F...

Treasuring Our Past Discovering Our Future

Tonight I am reviewing the Conference Registration Catalog for CHT 2019! You know what, it is all true – what I said in the last newsletter, it is an awesome line-up of leaders, subjects, workshops, and seminars! Come the first week of December, you won’t have to just believe me, you will be able to…

So, What is Art Camp and Why Should I...

So, What is Art Camp and Why Should I Attend?

Posted by Jenny Barker, Chairman Art Camp 2018 CHT was founded in October of 1949 to promote interest in handweaving and related crafts. CHT supports individuals and guilds in Texas through education and networking of the history, the craft, the art, fashion and innovation in weaving, spinning and related fiber arts techniques. Some History (and…

Registration for Art Camp Begins Tomo...

Registration for Art Camp Begins Tomorrow

The final countdown to the opening of CHT Art Camp Registration has begun! At 7 a.m. on Wednesday, November 15th registration is open for all current CHT members at weavetexas.org.   Need more info? Find out all about the event at Art Camp 2018

Handwovens into Garments

Handwovens into Garments

Maybe it’s just me, but based on many conversations with other weavers, I think there are many others out there — It is HARD to cut into my handwoven yardage to make a garment!  I look at that lovely fabric and really do want to make it into something that I can wear and show the…