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

YAWG Meeting Reminder

The Youngstown Area Weavers will be meeting Wednesday June 9 at 10 am at the Colonial Inn on the Canfield Fairgrounds.

The program for this month is leaf and flower pounding – an exuberant and stress-relieving method to imprint natural designs onto fabric. It will be taught by Julie Kerner of With Needle in Hand. She will be providing prepared fabric and there will be a kit fee of $9.

leaf pound

Bring fresh leaves an flowers from your garden – with everything blooming now we should have a lot of color – a hammer with a metal head and a wooden board or cutting board. Wear old clothes…this is a messy one!

East Ohio Meeting Reminder

The EOHW will meet on Saturday, May 15th at 9:30 at the Leetonia Library.  We will be exchanging & admiring our coverlet squares.  

Also there is plenty of room to social distance at the Library and we enter through back door and hit handicap button as sometimes the door sticks – it is very Covid safe.