YAWG – New Date

The next meeting of YAWG will be on Wednesday January 5 at 11 am in the Colonial Inn on the Canfield fairgrounds.

We will be playing with spinning by adding interesting things to make novelty yarn  and have general social time. Bring whatever you would like to work on.

Mark your calendars…meetings will be on the first Wednesday of the month with the exception of Fair time in September.

Holiday Luncheon

The holiday luncheon will be at the MCCTC restaurant in Canfield on December 8 at 11 am. We will be ordering off the menu. Please let Marilyn know no later than Wednesday Dec 1 if you will be attending so she can confirm our reservations. Guests are always welcome.

Bring a handmade ornament if you wish to participate in the ornament exchange.

YAWG Meeting Reminder

The Youngstown Area Weavers will meet on Wednesday November 10 at 10 am in the Colonial Inn on the Canfield Fairgrounds.

The program is peppermint candies made on the Weavette (pin loom). Bring your 4″ or 6″ loom, red and white worsted weight yarn and basic weaving supplies. Too cute Christmas ornaments or set them out in a bowl as decorations.

weavette mints

East Ohio Meeting Reminder

The EOHW will meet on Saturday, October 16th at the 9:30 am at the Leetonia Library. Enter the building through the back, the meeting room is immediately on the left.

This months program is card weaving. Kits will be provided of the cards and yarn. Please bring quick clamp and backstrap or inkle loom or frame loom (some tool to have a fixed end to the warp), flat shuttle with knife edge and standard weaving stuff. Contact Tracy with questions…

card samples

YAWG Meeting Reminder

The Youngstown Area Weavers Guild will meet Wednesday Oct 13 at 10 am in the Colonial Inn on the Canfield Fairgrounds.

The program will be candy canes braided on a kumihimo disc. Please bring:

  •  32 slot braiding disc
  • red and white yarns, rat tail or embroidery floss – the two colors should be the same thickness
  • 1-2 oz weight
  • small needle nose or round nose pliers, if you have them

There are a limited number of discs available, if you need one please contact Tracy.

kumi cane