Resources

Guilds and Organizations
CNCH – Conference of Northern California Handweavers

Complex Weavers

Handweaving Guild of America

HGA Calendar

Nevada County Arts Council

The Curious Forge


Members’ Websites and Blogs

Auburn Needle Works – Needle art, yarn, knitting, weaving, needlepoint supplies and classes> Guild Member: Donna Seaman

Chic Thrills – Handmade, fun, funky, vintage, retro items – eco-dyed, felted, woven> Guild Member: Sierra Mohr

Colors of Nature Shop  – Natural Dyeing, Botanical Printing, Felt Wall Art> Guild Member: Tricia Lambert

Fibergarten – Felted items for sale> Guild Member: Beth Leydon

Foothill Weaving – Weaver’s blog> Guild Member: Ingrid Knox

JodyAlexander – Book and Fiber Artist> Guild Member: Jody Alexander

Lickinflames – Ceramic bowls and shawl pins> Guild Member: Brenda Atchison

MzFiber – Patterns, Instruction in weaving, knitting and spinning> Guild Member: Eileen Lee

Navaho Style Wall Hangings – Woven wall hangings, mug rugs> Guild Member: Jan Haverty

Quillandquiverfiber.com – Hand dyed yarn inspired by historic craft traditions and stories> Guild Member: Gretchen Boyce

Sierra Rose Alpacas – Alpacas and alpaca fiber and yarn, Yarn Barn and Gift Shop, farm tours> Guild Member: Cynthia Kuhlmann

Tamarack Fiber Arts – Instruction in knitting, beginning spinning and weaving;  items for sale> Guild Member: Donna Guyot Johnson

Tenaj Creations – Textiles and wearable art> Guild Member: Janet Paehlig


Techniques & Tips
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

Warp and Weave Color Mixer – Tien Chiu’s free online resource and blog

All About Weaving– A list of a multitude of weaving resources

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


Miscellaneous Sites
Nevada County Fair
KVMR Celtic Festival