Carol will offer workshops on the subject of sprang the weekend of March 15-16. Many thanks to Ina.
Carol will attend a textile conference hosted by the University of Valentia, March 21-22, 2014, to present a project in which she cooperated with 3 other textile specialists re-constructing a Coptic bonnet.
Fibers Through Time in Tucson, April 24-26, 2014, will host Carol for a Sprang Workshop
The Recycled Lamb, Golden Colorado, will host Carol on May 3, 2014, for a Sprang Workshop
Olds College, Alberta
Carol will teach classes in sprang and fingerweaving at Olds College, Alberta, see the Olds College catalogue for Fibre Week 2014 for more information.
Torpedo Factory, Alexandria Virginia
Carol will present a two-day workshop on advanced sprang, July 12 & 13. Contact the Torpedo Factory if you’re interested.
HGA’S Convergence 2014
Carol will teach classes in fingerweaving and sprang in Providence, Rhode Island. The schedule is now available from Handweavers Guild of America.
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?
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.
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
CIETA biennial congress
Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada, Taught a class in sprang for the Peace Country Weavers
Grand Portage, Minnesota, USA, Attended the annual Grand Rendez-Vous at Grand Portage National Monument
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Visited the collection of the Manitoba Museum
Olds, Alberta, Canada, Taught classes at Olds College during Fibre Week 2013
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
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.
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
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
Lynn Lake, Manitoba
Taught classes in fingerweaving
Carol’s tunic took 2nd prize at the Cleveland Museum of Art Project Tunic
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