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On-Line tutorial on the Weavolution site

Check out Carol’s 1hour 14 min introduction to sprang

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. Carol and Dagmar Drinkler will present information on sprang leggings, research and replicas.


Carol will offer workshops on Sunday, October 12.

Sint-Job-in-’t-Goor, Belgium

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

Kantfabriek, Horst, the Netherlands

Carol will teach a class on finger weaving at the Kantfabriek on October 30.

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?

September 2014

Manitoba Fibre Festival, Winnipeg, Manitoba

July 2014

Handweavers Guild of America

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

Check out  the Devon Weaver’s Newsletter article on the class

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