Saturday, 23, 2019, 9:30 am - noon
This ancient technique uses the simplest of equipment to create complex-looking, sturdy bands great for straps, handles, trim, ties, and many other uses. Angela will share basic tablet weaving and some of the advanced techniques that offer different design options. She'll have several bands in progress so you can try tablet weaving for yourself.
Monthly meetings include a short business meeting, educational program, and viewing of members' work.
Meetings are held on the 4th Saturday of the month, 9:30 am - noon at White Station Church of Christ, 1106 Colonial Rd, Memphis, TN 38117
The Memphis Guild of Handloom weavers was founded in 1947 but Viola Joyce Quigley and fellow students from the Memphis Academy of Art. Since then, the guild has held art shows, workshops with internationally reknowned instructors, classes for the public, and sales of handwoven goods.
We continue to promote the time-honored craft of handweaving into the 21st century.
Enjoy the benefits of guild membership for $40 annual dues.
- Monthly meetings with educational programs or social gatherings, or extended workshops
- Participate in the guild booth at the Pink Palace Crafts Fair demonstrating craftsmen's tent.
- Library of books, media, and equipment