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.
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.
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.
Whitehall Ruritan Club, Crozet

4/5/2020Monthly Craft-InCANCELLED
4/5/2020Spinning Study GroupCANCELLED
4/5/2020Weaving Study GroupCANCELLED
4/25/2020Space Dyeing Protein Yarns with Claudia's YarnsCANCELLEDDYE DAY AT CLAUDIA'S WILL BE RESCHEDULED.
Claudia's Yarns, Harrisonburg, VA
4/25/2020Powhatan's Festival of FiberCANCELLEDJoin 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 WoolCANCELLEDFor more info about the festival visit sheepandwool.org/Howard County Fairgrounds, West Friendship, MD
5/2/2020Fluvanna Old Farm DayCANCELLEDFor more info about the festival visit www.oldfarmday.org/Pleasant Grove Park, Palmyra, VA
5/3/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-4pm ONLINEAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.ONLINE - details will be emailed to members, or email info@cvfg.org for an invite.
5/3/2020Spinning Study GroupCANCELLEDThis month: Breed Study - Tunis, Color Challenge - Fractal spinning.
6/7/2020ANNUAL MEETING + ELECTIONS
Craft-In
1-2pm Business meeting
2-4pm Craft-In
We will have our annual business meeting, then continue with an online craft-in. Bring your portable fiber art to work and play. ONLINE - details and ballot to be emailed to members
6/21/2020Weavers MeetingTime TBA, probably 1-3pmProgram to be confirmed, discussion of future weaving group plans, show & tell.ONLINE - details will be emailed to members, or email info@cvfg.org for an invite.
7/5/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-4pm ONLINEAll are welcome! Bring your portable fiber art to work and play.ONLINE - details will be emailed to members, or email info@cvfg.org for an invite.
7/5/2020Spinning Study GroupTBDThis month: Breed Study - Black Welsh Mtn, Color Challenge - Tweed yarn. ONLINE - details will be emailed to members, or email info@cvfg.org for an invite.
7/11/2020Doll Making Mini Workshop:
Susan Haines
1pm-4pmIf we are able to have gatherings in July, we will open sign-ups in June.

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.
Hollymead Fire Station

7/30-8/1/2020Albemarle County FairTBDJoin 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
8/9/2020Sock Machine Group12pm-4pmJoin us for a mini-crank-in, or just stop by the shop to see CSMs in action.Laughing Sheep Yarns, Charlottesville
DATE TBDWarp Dyeing with Candy Hargett & Melanie RowanON HOLDMore information and signups coming soon, when we know if gatherings are permitted and safe.TBA
9/6/2020Monthly Craft-In1pm-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 for 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
11/8/2020Sock 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:

Download directions to PLC or Link to a Google Map

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