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HGA 2014

Carol will teach classes in fingerweaving and sprang in Providence, Rhode Island.  The schedule is available from Handweavers Guild of America. Don’t miss Carol’s talk on ‘the making of’ that replica of the Washington-Braddock Sash.

Cambridge, UK

Carol will present a finger weaving workshop for the Cambridge Weavers Guild on Oct 4, 2014.

Londin Knit and Stitch

Look for Carol at the Braid Society booth at Alexander Palace on October 9, 2014

Early Textile Study Group Conference

Carol will attend this conference in honour of Peter Collingwood at University College London, October 10-11, 2014

ALDEBOURNE

Carol will offer workshops on Sunday, October 12.

Sint-Job-in-’t-Goor, Belgium

Carol will offer workshops on the subject of sprang the weekend of October 18-19. Many thanks to Ina.

Braid Society AGM

Carol will offer workshops on the subject of finger weaving during the Braid Society AGM in Reading the weekend of October 24-26.

Northern Alberta

Carol will return to the Peace Country Weavers for their annual conference in September  2015.

Carol is a member of

GRASAC, Great Lakes Alliance for the Study of Aboriginal Arts & Cultures

CIETA. Centre International d’Etude des Textiles Anciens

Textile Society of America

 

Where has Carol been?

June 2014

Carol attended the GRASAC conference in Brantford, Ontario.

May 2014

Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado

The Recycled Lamb, Golden, Colorado

The Espinola Valley Fiber Arts Center, Espinola, New Mexico

April 2014

Arizona State Museum, Tucson, Arizona

Fibers Through Time in Tucson, Arizona, April 24-26,

March 2014

Vth Purpureae Vestes International Symposium in Montserrat, Barcelona, Spain

Belgium, Sint-Job-in-’t-Goor

February, 2014

New Mexico,  visiting with Espinola Valley Fiber Arts Center, and Albuquerque Handspinners and Weavers

November, 2013

Paris, France, Musée Quai Branly, attended the VI International Conference on Indigenous Textiles of the Americas, Nov 29-30

Krefeld, Germany, Textile Museum, examined Coptic bonnets

The Hague, Netherlands, Taught a class in finger weaving

Antwerp, Belgium, Saw sprang articles in the collection of the ModeMuseum, as well as the Katoen Natie collection of textiles. She taught a class on fingerweaving in a town near Antwerp.

Brussels, Belgium, Viewed an extensive collection of military sashes at the Musee Royal de lArmée et d’Histoire Militaire

Viewed a large collection of samplers, collars, cuffs, and socks all in sprang at the Royal Museum of Art and History.

 

October, 2013

Leichester, UK, Attended the 20th annual AGM of the Braid Society

Devon, UK, Taught a class in sprang for the Devon Weavers

Oxford, UK, Viewed fingerwoven items in the collection of the Pitt Rivers Museum

Aldebourne, UK, Taught a class in sprang for the local guild

London, UK. Viewed sprang caps in the collection of the Petrie Museum

 

Lyon, France

CIETA biennial congress

 

September 2013

Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada, Taught a class in sprang for the Peace Country Weavers

 

August 2013

Grand Portage, Minnesota, USA, Attended the annual Grand Rendez-Vous at Grand Portage National Monument

 

July 2013

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Visited the collection of the Manitoba Museum

 

June 2013

Olds, Alberta, Canada, Taught classes at Olds College during Fibre Week 2013

 

Washington, DC

Visited George Washington’s Mount Vernon

Handing over the replica that I made of the Washington-Braddock sash

 

Alexandria, Virginia, visited the Torpedo Factory Arts Center

Richmond, Virginia, spoke with the Richmond Weavers

 

May 2013

 

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Taught a class on sprang at the Textile Center in Minneapolis

Saw sashes in the collection of Historic Fort Snelling in St Paul, Minnesota.

 

Cleveland, Ohio

Spoke to the Cleveland Spinners Guild, taught a class on sprang.

 

Rochester, New York

Spoke about sprang to the Rochester weavers

 

Clayton, New York

Textile History Museum and Thousand Islands Arts Center

Taught a class and gave a presentation on sprang at the annual Weaving History Conference

 

Columbus, Ohio

Examined textile fragments in the collection of the Ohio Historical Society

 

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Craft Talk on the subject of sprang, and the making of the replica sash for George Washington’s Mount Vernon

sponsored by the Manitoba Craft Council

 

March, 2013

Lynn Lake, Manitoba

Taught classes in fingerweaving

 

January 2013

Carol’s tunic took 2nd prize at the Cleveland Museum of Art Project Tunic

 

Earlier travels

Royal British Columbia Museum, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Royal Alberta Museum, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada

Lundy’s Lane Museum, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto, Ontario

Rochester Museum and Science Center, Rochester, New York

Musée Guimet, Lyon, France

Musée des Textiles, Lyon, France

 

Textile Society of America meetings

Washington, DC, 2012

Lincoln, Nebraska, 2010

 

Handweavers Guild of America Convergence

Long Beach, California 2012

Albuquerque, New Mexico 2010

Tampa, Florida 2008