We had a great time and hope you did too!
Come and Play All Day
Saturday, September 15th, 2018
10 am to 4 pm.
Heartfelt Fibre Arts
Muskoka Yarn Box
Provenance Yarns and Textiles
Shepherd’s Hill Farm
Wellington Fibre Mill
Play with fibre at our Maker Spaces, try weaving on a loom in our Fibre Studio C, and enjoy a beverage at our Networking Cafe!
During the day, enjoy Fibre Chats with:
10:15 – 10:35 Burr House Weavers Guild – Natural dyes in Ontario –
10:50 – 11:35 Deborah Livingstone-Lowe of Upper Canada Weaving
…………………. The Upper Canada Fibreshed in the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries
11:45 – 12:05 Janna Hiemstra of Craft Ontario – What it is and what it does
1:00 – 2:00 Fiona Ellis of the Royal Ontario Museum on Paisley
2:15 – 2:45 Dr. Joyce T. Dawson on Ceinture Fléchée —the quintessential Canadian textile
3:15 – 4:00 Amanda Rataj on Overshot – Two sides of the Same coin
Bring your lunch and visit the Networking Cafe with your friends.
Are you a Spinner?? Bring your wheel and join the Spinning Circle – try out a blending board, and make a sample batt and spin away!
Location: Neilson Park Creative Centre, 56 Neilson Drive, Etobicoke.
Visit http://neilsonparkcreativecentre.com for location details and transit directions