Guild Meetings & Events

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

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2020 Events:

Date(s)EventTimeDescriptionLocation
1/25/2020Knitting Workshop - 25 Tips for Better Knitting12:30 - 3:30pmLed 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.
Register here.
Monticello Fire Station

2019 Events:

Date(s)EventTimeDescriptionLocation
1/5/2019Weave Structure Study Group1pm-3pmContact Laurie Duxbury for more info at laurieduxbury@mindspring.comLaurie's House
1/6/2019Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
2/3/2019Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
2/3/2019Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Skill Study - Chain Plying.Peace Lutheran Church
2/9/2019Fiber Prep - Combing, Picking, Carding & Batts9am-Noon & 1pm-4pmJoin Kimberly Radcliffe and Candy Hargett for an introduction to fiber prep for spinning. More details on the Workshops page.Hollymead Fire Station
2/10/2019Sock Machine Group12pm-4pmJoin us for a mini-crank-in, or just stop by the shop to see CSMs in action.Laughing Sheep Yarns, Charlottesville
3/3/2019Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
3/3/2019Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Leicester Longwool, Color Challenge - Marled vs Barber Pole. Peace Lutheran Church
3/3/2019Tie-Dye and
Shibori Demos
Tying at 2:30pm
Shibori at 3pm
Tying Fabric for Dyeing Demo
Shibori Dyeing Demo
Peace Lutheran Church
3/3/2019Weave Structure Study Group3:30pm-4:30pmContact Laurie Duxbury for more info at laurieduxbury@mindspring.comPeace Lutheran Church
3/10/2019 - RESCHEDULEDYoga for the Fiber Artist - Susan Haines12:45 - 2:30 pmSee the Workshops page for details. This class is free to all members. Sign up by emailing programs@cvfg.orgHollymead Fire Station
3/24/2019Weavers Group Studio Visit - Klaus Anselm1pm-3:30pmPhilosophy of design, start to finish, Klaus's waySee Newsletter for directions
4/7/2019Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
4/7/2019Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Skill Study - Long Draw Spinning.Peace Lutheran Church
4/7/2019Weaving Study Group3:30-4:30pmThis month: TwillPeace Lutheran Church
4/14/2019Dorset Buttons Mini-Workshop1:30-4:30pmSee Newsletter & Workshops page for details.
FULL - to inquire about the wait list, please email:
programs@cvfg.org
Monticello Fire Station
4/27/2019Powhatan'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
5/4/2019Fluvanna Old Farm DayAll DayJoin us for fiber arts demos at the festival. For more info or to volunteer, please contact Kim at outreach@cvfg.orgPleasant Grove Park, Palmyra, VA
5/5/2019Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
5/5/2019Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Tunis, Color Challenge - Fractal spinning.Peace Lutheran Church
5/18-19/2019Beginning Crochet - Edie EckmanSee Workshops pageSee Newsletter & Workshops page for details.
Please register here: Crochet Signup
Hollymead Fire Station
5/26/2019Weavers Group Studio Visit - DeeDee Greer1pm-3:30pmBeginning WeavingSee Newsletter for directions
6/2/2019ANNUAL MEETING + Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play. We will also have our annual business meeting.Peace Lutheran Church
6/2/2019Spinning Study Group~ 2pm - after the Business MtgThis month: Skill Study - Spin from the Fold. Peace Lutheran Church
6/2/2019Weaving Study Group3:30-4:30pmThis month: Lace WeavesPeace Lutheran Church
6/8/2019 -
POSTPONED
Spring Picnic & Dye DayIt's raining, it's pouring, we have to reschedule the picnic to 8/4, and dye day to 9/15
6/27-30/2019MAFA 2019 ConferenceVisit the MAFA website for more information about the conference.Millersville University, Millersville, PA
7/7/2019Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
7/7/2019Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Black Welsh Mtn, Color Challenge - Tweed yarn. Peace Lutheran Church
7/26-28/2019Albemarle 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
8/4/2019Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
8/4/2019Weaving Study Group3:30-4:30pmThis month: Crinkle Weave and/or Woven ShiboriPeace Lutheran Church
8/11/2019Sock Machine Group12pm-4pmJoin us for a mini-crank-in, or just stop by the shop to see CSMs in action.Laughing Sheep Yarns, Charlottesville
8/18/2019Weavers Group Studio Visit - Cyndi Jara-Almonte1pm-3:30pmDifferences in looms, reading a draft, how the threads work.See Newsletter for directions
9/1/2019Monthly Craft-In + Stash Sale/Swap + PICNIC12:30pm-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
9/1/2019Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Churro or Teeswater, Color Challenge - TBD. Peace Lutheran Church
9/1/2019Tying for Tie-Dye Demo2pmSusan Wright will demo techniques for tying your shirt or fabric for interesting patterns when you dye!Peace Lutheran Church
9/15/2019Dye Day - Rescheduled Date1pm-4pmDetails of our rescheduled dye day will be in the July/August newsletter. Find the info and sign up here.Vicki's House, directions emailed after you sign up.
9/21-22/2019Weaving Workshop: Huck Lace - Laurie Duxbury9am - 5pm
9am - 4pm
More info on the Workshops page, or download a flyer with complete details. Register here.Hollymead Fire Station
10/5-6/2019Fall 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
10/6/2019NO CRAFT IN - FFFPlease volunteer at FFF!
10/12/2019Spinning Workshop - Beginning to Yarn Jam9am - Noon
1 - 4pm
Join Kimberly Radcliffe and Candy Hargett for an introduction to spinning techniques, from worsted, to woolen, to art yarns. Both spinning sessions can be taken individually for a half-day workshop or together for a full day of spinning workshops. More details on the Workshops page. Advance registration required, register HERE.

Download a flyer.
Hollymead Fire Station
11/3/2019Monthly Craft-In1pm-5pmAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.Peace Lutheran Church
11/3/2019Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Breed Study - Alpaca, Color Challenge - TBD.Peace Lutheran Church
11/3/2019Weaving Study Group3:30-4:30pmThis month: Turned TaquetePeace Lutheran Church
11/9/2019Needle Felted Holiday Ornament - Give a Gnome a Home with Donna Markey9am-12pmLearn and apply basic needle felting skills as we create mythical gnomes or Santa
tree ornaments, in time for the holidays.

Please bring cash to pay at the workshop. There will be a $5 materials fee per ornament.

Sign up for the mini-workshop HERE.
Hollymead Fire Station
11/10/2019Sock Machine Group12pm-4pmJoin us for a mini-crank-in, or just stop by the shop to see CSMs in action.Laughing Sheep Yarns, Charlottesville
11/16/2019Weavers Group Studio Visit - Laurie Duxbury1pm-3:30pmWeave StructuresSee Newsletter for directions
12/1/2019Holiday 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
12/1/2019Spinning Study Group1:30-2:30pmThis month: Challenge - make something from one of your study/skills yarns. Peace Lutheran Church

Workshop and Program Locations:

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See our 2018 Events