Posts tagged Weaving

California Dreamin’ and CHT 2019

California Dreamin’ and CHT 2019

California Inspires…. While traveling in California last month I was thrilled to see exhibits with work of two of our CHT speakers, teachers and workshop leaders: Susie Taylor and Gabe Duggan. In Saratoga at beautiful Hakone Estate and Gardens, one of the oldest Japanese estate and gardens in the Western Hemisphere, Susie Taylor’s Hand Weaving…

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…

Art Camp Registration Coming SOON!!

Art Camp Registration Coming SOON!!

Art Camp 2018 @ John Newcombe Tennis Ranch March 23 – 26, 2018                                New Braunfels, Texas Download the complete Art Camp Booklet at — CHT Art Camp 2018 BOOKLET On-line Registration opens November 15, 2017 Remember: Art Camp is a Members Only…

The Human Experience – Connecti...

The Human Experience – Connecting through Textiles

“But How Do I Connect?” As textile people, we know that in terms of human production and consumption, first comes food, then come textiles. From tropical loin cloths to Arctic parkas, from floor coverings to housing, and from 3rd grade potholders to medieval tapestries, textiles are universal. We need them, we love them, and if…

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…

Anastasia Azure – Weaving the U...

Anastasia Azure – Weaving the Unexpected

Weaving Fascinating Objects with Traditional Methods and Contemporary Materials Anastasia weaves with wire and non-traditional materials, such as monofilimant and plastics to create stunning and unusual jewelry and sculpture.  She will teach a pre-conference workshop on Weaving with Unusual Materials, and a conference workshop on Woven Metal Jewelry.   Anastasia breaks away from tradition materials…

Michael Rohde – Rugs, Tapestry,...

Michael Rohde – Rugs, Tapestry, Wedge Weave, World Vision

Since 1973, weaving has been Michael Rohde’s passion. Though he has lived in California for many years, some of us in Houston remember when Michael was once a member and president of CHH. In 2017 he returns to the Texas weaving family in a featured role at the biennial conference. Michael’s passion for weaving spans…

Anastazia Azure featured in Fiber Art...

Anastazia Azure featured in Fiber Art Now, Summer 2016

Anastasia Azure, who is scheduled to teach at our CHT Biennial Conference May 31 – June 4, 2017,  is featured in the Summer 2016 issue of Fiber Art Now. You can read about her and  see her work on the cover and in the pictures. Anastasia is teaching a Pre-conference workshop on Weaving with Unusual…