Ventura County Handweavers & Spinners Guild

VCHSG

Welcome | Ventura County Handweavers & Spinners Guild

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Welcome to VCHSG

Founded in 1970, the Ventura County Handweavers & Spinners Guild is an all volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to the education and promotion of fiber arts, with a focus on weaving and spinning. With an active membership of over 70 members, the guild participates in community events and sponsors a variety of educational programs and workshops in a broad range of textile-related crafts.

Guild meetings are usually held the fourth Saturday of each month except November and December. Board meetings begin at 8:30 a.m., coffee & goodies at 9:00 a.m., the general meeting following at 9:30 a.m, and Show & Tell at 10:00 a.m.. A fiber-related program is presented at each meeting, often with a workshop continuing through the afternoon. Visitors and new members are always welcome.

Meetings - Please join us for our next meeting. Our meeting space - Camarillo Center for Spiritual Living - 340 Mobil Avenue, Camarillo, CA 93010. Our meeting and morning programs are FREE.

2019 Meeting Schedule,
Presentation & Workshop Details

    • 02/23/2019 01:25 PM
      02/23/2019 01:25 PM

      VCHSG Meeting & Fiber Arts Program

      Welcome to a meeting of the creative fiber arts community. Program (no charge): Abra Flores, renown costume designer and educator will share her love of her craft and experiences designing for theater, film, dance and opera. Workshop ($25 + $15): 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM Bow Weaving, instruction by Glenda Cliff
      location_on 340 Mobil Ave. Camarillo, CA access_time 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
      Abra Flores, renown costume designer and educator will share her love of her craft and experiences designing for theater, film, dance and opera. www.abrapilarflores.com.
      Any level experience welcome!
    • 03/23/2019 04:00 PM
      03/23/2019 04:00 PM

      VCHSG Meeting & Fiber Arts Program

      Welcome to a meeting of the creative fiber arts community. Program (no charge): Michael Rohde, internationally exhibited tapestry and rug designer-weaver will inform and entertain with Textile Travels. Workshop ($45 + materials) Michael will instruct 4-Selvedge Tapestry Weaving.
      location_on 340 Mobil Ave., Camarillo, CA access_time 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
      Michael Rohde, internationally exhibited tapestry and rug designer-weaver will inform and entertain with Textile Travels. Workshop ($45 + materials) Michael will instruct 4-Selvedge Tapestry Weaving. https://www.michaelrohde.com 
      Pdf info.
      Experienced Beginner - intermediate - Experienced tapestry weaving (not a beginner class) Must have warped and woven a tapestry loom and be familiar with tapestry weaving terms