The Northeast Iowa Weavers and Spinners Guild will host our Fall 2017 meeting on October 7, at the New Aldaya Lifescapes,
7511 University Avenue, Cedar Falls, IA 50613
John Mullarkey is a nationally-recognized teacher, author, and weaver. Some of his creative tablet-woven artistry has been displayed in museums, fashion shows, and weaving magazines. A star of two Interweave Press DVDs, John loves to teach
Schedule for the day:
Registration - $20.00
Please preregister at neiwsguild.wordpress.com by October 1 so the host guild can order enough snacks and beverages.
9:00-9:50 Registration for those who did not pre-register
Fill out a notecard with information about your fashion show item.
Shop the vendors: fiber, tools, books, and more!
Deliver your Popular Choice entries in these categories:
9:50-10:00 Welcome and introductions
10:00-11:15 John Mullarkey: What to Do With All of These Bands!
11:15-12:55 Shop the vendors
Lunch Attendees are encouraged to pre-register for lunch ($12 additional cost) to avoid congestion at the on-site café. Those who do not pre-register may choose to wait in line to order off the café menu, enjoy lunch brought from home outside the venue in a park-like setting nearby, or drive to dining options off site. As a licensed food service venue, New Aldaya Lifescapes does not permit outside food into the building, as per state regulation.
Pre-purchase lunch at neiwsguild.wordpress.com by October 1!
Vote for Popular Choice winners
11:45-12:15 Meeting of Iowa Federation Board officers and guild representatives
1:00-2:15 Iowa Federation Members meeting
Popular Choice awards and door prizes
Fashion show: Wear your stuff, strut your stuff on the runway
2:30-3:30 John Mullarkey: Why I Take Weaving Workshops
3:30-4:30 Last chance to shop!
Federation Meeting Rotation:
|Spring Host||Year||Fall Host|
|Des Moines||2017||Waterloo/Cedar Falls|
|Iowa City||2018||Cedar Rapids|
|Quad Cites/Clinton||2020||Des Moines|
|Waterloo/Cedar Falls||2021||Iowa City|
|Cedar Rapids||2022||Northwest Iowa|