Guild Meetings & Events

If you are interested in joining the Programs Committee, please email Melanie at programs@cvfg.org.

Regional Events:

To add items to our website, calendar, and newsletter, please use the Event Info submittal form.

2020 Guild Events:

Date(s)EventTimeDescriptionLocation
1/5/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
1/5/2020Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Organizing for 2020Peace Lutheran Church
1/5/2020Weave Structure Study Group2:30-3:30pm
(note new time)
This month: Turned TaquetePeace Lutheran Church
1/25/2020Knitting Workshop: 25 Tips for Better Knitting12:30 - 3:30pmAs of 12/19/19 the WORKSHOP IS FULL.

Led by Edie Eckman, learn knitting techniques to prevent mistakes and enjoy your knitting more.
More info on the Workshops page, or download a flyer with complete details.
Monticello Fire Station
2/2/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
2/2/2020Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Long Draw SpinningPeace Lutheran Church
2/9/2020Sock Machine Group12pm-4pmJoin us for a mini-crank-in, or just stop by the shop to see CSMs in action.Laughing Sheep Yarns, Charlottesville
2/11/2020Stenciled Reverse Appliqué Workshop: Julie Bowersett10am-4pmLearn to cut a stencil, apply it to fabric, stitch, and cut away to reveal the design.

For more info, download the flyer.

Register here
PoppyPoint Shop, McIntire Plaza, Charlottesville

3/1/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
3/1/2020Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: TBAPeace Lutheran Church
3/1/2020Weave Structure Study Group2:30-3:30pm
(note new time)
This month: Latvian WeavingPeace Lutheran Church
3/7/2020Spinning with Color Workshop: Monique Harold1-4pmCome join us for an interactive workshop where we explore how different spinning techniques affect color in the finished skein.

More info on the Workshops page, or download a flyer.

Register here
Hollymead Fire Station

3/8/2020Weavers Group Studio Visit - Joan Griffin Tapestry Studio1pm-3:30pmJoan will discuss tapestry weaving.See Newsletter for directions
3/14/2020Nuno Felting Scarf Workshop:
Deborah Watson
10am-3:30pmLearn nuno felting techniques and make a beautiful wool and silk scarf.
More info on the Workshops page, or download a flyer.

Register here.
Whitehall Ruritan Club, Crozet

4/5/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
4/5/2020Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: TBAPeace Lutheran Church
4/5/2020Weaving Study Group2:30-3:30pm
(note new time)
This month: TBAPeace Lutheran Church
4/6-7/2020Creative Exploration in Jewelry Weaving:
Anastasia Azure
CANCELLEDUnfortunately, this class didn't get enough signups and has been cancelled.
4/25/2020Space Dyeing Protein Yarns with Claudia's Yarns9am-4pmWe have a unique opportunity to study protein dying with Claudia McClean of Claudia's Yarns. Claudia will teach space dying protein fiber yarns for warp and/or weft. This will be a very small group of 4 students and the workshop will be in Claudia's studio in Harrisonburg, VA. The cost will be somewhere around $125 per student and you will provide your own fiber for dying. If you are interested in participating in this workshop, please contact Melanie at programs@cvfg.org.
It will be first come, first serve on the sign-ups. If you are interested, but can't make this date, there may be a second opportunity a few weeks later for a second group of 4.
Claudia's Yarns, Harrisonburg, VA
4/25/2020Powhatan's Festival of Fiber10am-5pmJoin us for fiber arts demos at the festival. For more info or to volunteer, please contact Kim at outreach@cvfg.orgPowhatan, VA
5/2-3/2020Maryland Sheep and WoolAll DayFor more info about the festival visit sheepandwool.org/Howard County Fairgrounds, West Friendship, MD
5/2/2020Fluvanna Old Farm DayAll DayFor more info about the festival visit www.oldfarmday.org/Pleasant Grove Park, Palmyra, VA
5/3/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
5/3/2020Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Tunis, Color Challenge - Fractal spinning.Peace Lutheran Church
5/9/2020Doll Making Mini Workshop:
Susan Haines
1-4pmCelebrate Mother’s Day with your fiber friends and family. In this class students will learn how to make a 4” thread wrapped wire posable decorative figure (doll).

More info on the Workshops page, or download a flyer.

Register here
Hollymead Fire Station

6/7/2020ANNUAL MEETING + ELECTIONS
Monthly Craft-In
1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play. We will also have our annual business meeting.Peace Lutheran Church
6/7/2020Weaving Study Group2:30-3:30pm
(note new time)
This month: TBAPeace Lutheran Church
6/20/2020Warp Dyeing with Candy Hargett & Melanie RowalMore information and signups coming soon.TBA
7/5/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
7/5/2020Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Black Welsh Mtn, Color Challenge - Tweed yarn. Peace Lutheran Church
7/30-8/1/2020Albemarle County FairJoin us for fiber arts demos at the fair. For more info or to volunteer, please contact Kim at outreach@cvfg.orgJames Monroe's Highland, Charlottesville, VA
8/2/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
8/2/2020Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Churro or Teeswater, Color Challenge - TBD. Peace Lutheran Church
8/2/2020Weaving Study Group2:30-3:30pm
(note new time)
This month: TBAPeace Lutheran Church
8/9/2020Sock Machine Group12pm-4pmJoin us for a mini-crank-in, or just stop by the shop to see CSMs in action.Laughing Sheep Yarns, Charlottesville
9/6/2020Monthly Craft-In12:30pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play. More picnic and stash sale details in the July newsletter.Peace Lutheran Church
9/6/2020Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Churro or Teeswater, Color Challenge - TBD. Peace Lutheran Church
10/3-4/2020Fall Fiber Festival and Montpelier Sheep Dog TrialsAll DayJoin us for fiber arts demos at the festival. For more info or to volunteer for a demo, please contact Margaret at craftdemos@fallfiberfestival.orgMontpelier Station, VA
10/4/2020NO CRAFT IN - FFFPlease volunteer at FFF!
11/1/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
11/1/2020Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Alpaca, Color Challenge - TBD.Peace Lutheran Church
11/1/2020Weaving Study Group2:30-3:30pm
(note new time)
This month: OvershotPeace Lutheran Church
11/8/2020Sock Machine Group12pm-4pmJoin us for a mini-crank-in, or just stop by the shop to see CSMs in action.Laughing Sheep Yarns, Charlottesville
12/6/2020Holiday Party and Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your holiday goodies to share, and your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church

Workshop and Program Locations:

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Download directions to Hollymead Fire Station or Link to a Google Map

Download directions to Monticello Fire Station or Link to a Google Map

See our 2019 Events
See our 2018 Events