Show and Sale

Champaign-Urbana Spinners and Weavers Guild

Annual Show and Sale

Friday, November 1    3 – 8 pm and Saturday, November 2   10 am – 4 pm  

Location: Hessel Park Christian Reformed Church, 700 W Kirby Ave, Champaign, IL

The Champaign-Urbana Spinners and Weavers Guild presents our 2019 Show and Sale

Excellent hand made items will be on display and for sale. Browse a collection of our members’ work, including handwoven and hand-knit garments and accessories, skeins of handspun and hand-dyed yarn, spinning fibers, household textiles and decor, jewelry and other accessories.

Guild members will demonstrate spinning, weaving, knitting, tatting, drop spindling and silk reeling throughout the sale.
Free Parking – Free Admission
We accept Cash, Check, or Credit Card

 Demonstration Schedule:

Friday November 1

3-4:30 Julie Watkins will demonstrate Nalbinding- an ancient technique that predates knitting.

4:30-6 Shirley Shore demonstrates punch needle

6-8 Esther and Beth Peregrine will demonstrate silk reeling, cocoon deflossing, everything you wanted to know about silk!

Saturday November 2

10-11:30 Dottie Wolgemuth, will demonstrate bag weaving

11:30-1  Sharon Bowles demonstrates loom weaving

1-2:30 Jane Barry, will demonstrate how to use a blending board to make your own colored batts for spinning

1-2:30 Sharon Bowles demonstrates loom weaving

In addition, spinning will be demonstrated both days

Find us on
Facebook: CU Spinners and Weavers Guild
Instagram: #cufiberguild

Website: cuswg.org

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Images from the 2013 Show and Sale