Calendar for 2021

Upcoming talks, workshops, and events, some of which have gone virtual during the Covid-19 pandemic. Not all of these events may be open to the general public. Please visit the links for information about host registration and fees.

1 Chesapeake Weavers 

February 16

Digital presentation via the great wide web.

1 Vermont Weavers Guild 

March 13

Digital presentation via the great wide web, followed by How to Wind Warps and Influence People workshop.

1 Materializing Race—Activation & Engagement II: Making as Interrogatory Method

April 9

Online unConference featuring a panel of makers with practices grounded in early American objects or methods.

1 Rhode Island Spinners Guild 

April 10

Digital presentation via the great wide web.

1 McCarl Coverlet Gallery 

May 13

Fancy Weaving in the 21st Century, digital presentation via the great wide web.

1 Marshfield School of Weaving 

May 17–21

Foundations of Weaving, an introductory class to the British-American weaving tradition. 

1 Marshfield School of Weaving 

June 14–18

Foundations of Weaving, an introductory class to the British-American weaving tradition. 

1 Handweavers Guild of America 

June 22

Textiles & Tea, livestream conversation followed by Q & A. 

1 Marshfield School of Weaving 

July 12–16

Foundations of Weaving, an introductory class to the British-American weaving tradition. 

1 Marshfield School of Weaving 

August 9–13

Foundations of Weaving, an introductory class to the British-American weaving tradition. 

1 Marshfield School of Weaving 

August 21

Loom Mechanics, a crash course in looms, weaving tools, and how the heck it all works. 

1 Morrill Homestead 

August 22

Natural Fiber Dyeing, a demonstration of a few of my favorite natural dyes. 

1 Marshfield School of Weaving 

September 13–17

Foundations of Weaving, an introductory class to the British-American weaving tradition. 

1 Fabric of Life Learning—Flax Day and Winner Warping Ways  

September 25–26

Two separate hands-on workshops in one action packed weekend. Co-taught with Becky Ashenden. 

1 Marshfield School of Weaving 

October 4–29

Fleece to Fulling, a month-long workshop where students begin with a raw sheep's fleece and learn how to handcard, spin, weave, and waulk a complete blanket. Taught by a group of Marshfield instructors, including Norman Kennedy, Kate Smith, Melissa Weaver Dunning, yours truly, and more.

1 Marshfield School of Weaving 

October 11–15

Weaving Singles Linen, an opportunity to meet my favorite fiber and tackle the oft maligned yet most revered singles linen warp.

1 Pioneer Valley Weavers 

November 9

Presentation in-person or via the great wide web, Covid depending.

1 New Hampshire Weavers Guild 

November 17

Presentation followed by How to Wind Warps and Influence People workshop.

1 Warp & Weft Weavers Guild

February 2, 2022

Digital presentation via the great wide web.