Resources

Guilds and Organizations
CNCH – Conference of Northern California Handweavers
Complex Weavers
Handweaving Guild of America
Nevada County Arts Council


Members’ Websites and Blogs
A Star Alpacas – Alpaca Ranch; Yarn; fiber for spinning and felting, knitting classes
Lickinflames – Ceramic bowls and shawl pins
Tamarack Fiber Arts – Instruction in knitting, beginning spinning and weaving,  items for sale
Foothill Weaving – Weaver’s blog
Fibergarten – Felted items for sale
Paper Mills – Handprinted wallpaper and fabrics
Ms Fiber – knitting, spinning and weaving classes; woven and knit items for sale; knitting patterns
Chic Thrills – Handmade, fun, funky, vintage, retro items – eco-dyed, felted, woven


Techniques & Tips
Cleaning Symbols: Fabric and Yarn – Guide to Common Home Laundering & Drycleaning Symbols
Handweaving.net – Weaving Draft and Documents Archive
Ralph Griswold – On-Line Digital Archive of Documents on Weaving and Related Topics
Tim’s Treadle Reducer – Tool to help reduce number of required tredles for a weaving draft
Yarn Standards – Standards and Guidelines for Crocheting and Knitting

Backstrap Weaving – Laverne Waddintgon’s blog with tutorials and multiple resources


Miscellaneous Sites
Nevada County Fair
KVMR Celtic Festival