MLH (Michigan League of Handweavers)
20th Biennial Fiber Show
The Michigan League of Handweavers 2018 Biennial Fiber Show will be held at the Shiawassee Art Center Gallery in Owosso, Michigan, February 6 - March 11, 2018. An artist reception and juror comments will be held on Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 1:30-3pm. The show’s juror, JoAnn Bachelder, will give a talk.
Entries in all areas of fiber arts and functional fiber are invited. Each entry must have been created since May 2016. Work exhibited in other MLH exhibits since May 2016 are eligible. Work created as part of a class or workshop is not eligible. Jurying is of actual pieces, not digital images. An entry fee of $20 covers up to three submissions (check made payable to MLH and included with your entry).
Each exhibiting artist must be a member of the Michigan League of Handweavers. To become a member, visit www.mlhguild.org and click on ABOUT US/MEMBERSHIP, or send a $20 check (for a one-year membership) made payable to MLH to Jennifer Gould, MLH Membership Chair, 435 Woodburn S.W., Byron Center, MI 49315.Exhibit information and entry form can be found on the MLH Guild website.
MLH Summer 2018 Workshops
June 8-10, 2018
Kathrin Weber - Not Your Grandma's Dye-Pot!
Su Butler - Untying the Mysteries of Tied Weaves
Mary Sue Fenner - One-of-a-Kind Jacket Class
JoAnn Bachelder - Altered Surfaces
Robbin Firth - Ruana Shawl (Celtic Shawl) felting
Joan Sheridan - Norwegian Inspired Pick-up Bands on the Inkle Loom
Sally Eyring - The World Isn't Flat-3D Loom Weaving
Anastasia Azure - Weaving the Unexpected with Alternative Materials
Full workshop descriptions are posted at http://www.mlhguild.org
Registration is underway
which began on January 8.
Knitting - Meets at Huron Valley Center for the Arts Wednesday mornings 10:00 to noon contact Mary Bajcz for more information.
Weaving - The Weftovers study group meets sporadically for special projects. If you need more information contact Peggy Eppinger at firstname.lastname@example.org.