2017 Programs

Unless otherwise indicated, all meetings begin at 10 a.m. and will be held at the Warren Tavern (3S540 Second Street, Warrenville, IL 60555).

January 28—Fiber inspiration. Program leader: Julie Guise.

February 18—Unusual fibers. Program leader: Sue Gibson. Third Saturday due to a room booking conflict at Warren Tavern.

March 25—Mixing dye colors. No dyeing will be done, but you’ll end up with 12 pint canning jars of dye ready for future dyeing at home. Program leader: Mickey Anderson.

April 28–30—Annual retreat at Camp Emmaus in Mt. Morris, IL. $50.00 for two nights lodging; food not included. You may also come for just Saturday, April 29, for $6.00. More information and the registration form will be sent to members llater. Organizer: Sherry Johnson. Bonnie Torres will bring needle felting material to explore.

May 20—Kool-Aid dyeing at a member's home. Program leader: Jeanne DeVore. Third Saturday to avoid Memorial Day weekend.

June 24—Silk workshop. Instructor: Esther Peregrine. You can see some of Esther’s work on her Facebook page and in her Etsy shop.

July—No meeting

August—No meeting

September 30—Nerve endings: using bits and pieces that get on your nerves. Program leaders: Julie Guise and Jeanne DeVore. Fifth Saturday.

October 28—Annual planning meeting and potluck lunch. Show and tell wrap-up.

November 18—Polymer clay. The clay can be used to make buttons, handles for spinning hooks, etc. Program leader: Heavenly Bresser. Third Saturday to avoid Thanksgiving weekend.

December—No meeting