Legends III


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The third edition of Olympia Weavers Guild Legends–members in long-standing who have accumulated an impressive portfolio of work.  Featured this year were Joyce Lloyd, Regine Carey, and Betty Marcelynas.

Travelers 2014


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For the May program, members brought in fiber articles they picked up in their travels and/or family articles that have traveled through time, including some pieces woven 200 years and five generations ago.

Showcase, May 2014


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This month’s creations included pin-woven bags, woven shibori, Japanese basketry, “skrunched” inkle bands, backstrap weaving, handspun skeins,knitted dolls, handwoven chair upholstery, and a crazy quilt made with handwoven pieces.  The attendees at the Laura Viada Thick and Thin workshop last … Continue reading

Legends II


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This year, we again present three more of our own Olympia Weavers Guild “Legends” — members of long standing who have contributed greatly to the fiber arts, showcasing their life’s work.  This year’s Legends are Jean Cook, Lois Parpala, and … Continue reading