Regular guild meetings, usually on the third Saturday of each month, 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Manakin Fire Station #1, 180 River Road West, Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103
Here is a map.
Please check the website for more information and location information closer to the meeting date.
Don’t forget our monthly raffle (to help cover the increased cost of our meeting space): If you have something to donate, please bring it. And don’t forget to bring your extra dollars in case you see something you’d like to have!
April 8: Sheep to Shawl at Meadow Farm Museum/Crump Park,
Eighteen spinners and weavers took part, for a total of 84 volunteer hours for the park! The weather was beautiful. Bob Hodges wove a colorful green/blue/yellow scarf from Gulf Coast Native fleece - handspun by Clotho's members and hand dyed by Becky Blake with woad and weld at Harvest Festival last October at the park.
May 20: 11:00 - 4:00 Regular meeting at Manakin Fire Station #1
Bring a covered dish to share! Don't forget your mug and place setting. Bring along your wheel, spindle, knitting, weaving, or needlework. Fiber Friends are always welcome!
*June 9/10: Flax to Linen Workshop, Cassie Dickson, instructor
Note: Members must sign up with Cindy C.
Registration fee: $140
June 17: 11:00 - 4:00 Regular meeting at Manakin Fire Station #1
Program: Solar Dyes with Judith T. - Color in a Quart Jar
Bring along a glass quart jar with lid, and freshly cut plants, or veggies, onion skins, spices, seeds, cones, bark, peelings, or any other potential dye plants to share. Bring a small wool sample skein or clean wool - does not have to be pre-mordanted. Printed handouts with directions will be available, and all will be able to prepare their own solar dye jar!
July 15: 11:00 - 4:00, Regular meeting at Manakin Fire Station #1.
Progtram: Drum Carding with Barbara D. and friends
August 19: Regular meeting, 11:00 - 4:00
Program: Kumihimo with Debbie D.
September 16: Regular meeting, 11:00 - 4:00
Program: Challenge Judging! Rachel L.
Clotho's Handspinners members and friends are invited to attend Richmond Weavers Guild
monthly meetings held every second Wednesday, September - June, from 10:00 AM until approximately 12:30.
RWG regular meeting location, Christ Lutheran Church, 7809 Woodman Rd, Richmond, VA 23228.
The next RWG meeting will be Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Covered dish luncheon!
No RWG meeting in July or August.
Questions about Clotho's Handspinners? email here