Guilders Weave (GW) is an adult weaving event hosted by Tidewater Basketry Guild of Virginia beginning Thursday evening, January 16, 2020 and continuing through early afternoon Sunday, January 19, 2020. To register as a member you must belong to one of the following guilds: The Basket Bunch, Central Pennsylvania Basketry Guild, Deer Creek Basketry Guild, High Country Basketry Guild, Tri-State Basketry Guild, or Tidewater Basketry Guild. Guild membership must be current at the time of the event. Others may sign up during open registration after the deadline for guild members has passed.
Guilders' Weave attendees:
This year we are offering pre-order/pre-pay kits from many of our teachers. If you did not get in to your favorite class, why not order a kit and be sure that teachers don't run out of them at Marketplace. If you would like to order any of the kits, please send me a note of which ones and a check made out to each teacher for each kit. All kits will be available for pick up AT teacher marketplace on Friday night. All kits MUST BE pre-paid!!
The following teachers are offering kits for their baskets:
Anne Bowers--Triple Braided Margaret's Square
Cross Over Knot Bowl
A Basket Bouquet
Cross Over No Fail Cat
X's and Ohh's
Birch Bark Necklace
Fancy Flared Fiber Splint
Mini Sweetgrass Acorn Necklace
Angel Wing Broom
Randing Round Up
Ribbon and Lace
To Market, To Market
The following classes still have openings after class assignments. If you have friends that haven't registered for classes yet, we have some great openings.
Thursday and Friday
2A--Worth the Time
8A--Not Your Daily Grind
14A--Super Duo Wrap
3B Nantucket Guardian Angel
6B Baby Bushel
7B Fancy Flared Fiber Splint
10B Hilltop Chore
11B Round Sewing Basket w/lid
12B Sweeping Broom
13B Uniquely Yours in Paper
14B It's a Set Up
16B Shaker Tea Spoon
17B Cedar in Many Colors
19B Allie Mae
20B Nantucket Double Wine Carrier
5C A Basket Bouquet
7C Arrows Tote
8C Beaded Bumble Bee Jasper Cabochon
11C Oval Sweetgrass w/Twisted Rim
12C Angel Wing Broom
13C Uniquely Yours in Copper
14C Nature's Garden
16C 7" Shaker Fruit
21C Stormy Weather
3D Small Nantucket Sand Pail
7D Mini Sweetgrass Acorn Basket
11D It's Your Sweetgrass Basket
12D Cobweb Catcher
17D Chase Twine Sweetgrass Necklace
20D Small Nantucket Pedestal
Saturday only.....from 10:00 until 2:00
Scissors small--$3 others--$6 each
Kitchen Knives $5 each
Perfect time to get all of your basket weaving scissors sharepened!!
Cash--Checks--Credit Cards accepted
It's here..everything you need to know for GW20.
Click here for GW20 Classes being offered. See the section below to print the GW 20 classes.
Read about our teachers here-Teacher Bios.
Below you can download all forms and information needed for GW20.
Make your hotel reservations now!! Remember, the hotel has blocked off a certain number of rooms for us and this also keeps YOUR costs for the event down. We need to fill up these rooms or possibly face costs increases. If you need a roommate, please reach out to Tina Plageman.
Rooms are two DOUBLE beds or one KING.
Below you will find the reservation link you can use to make online reservations.
Individuals may call the reservation system at 866-329-1758 and ask for the "Guilders Weave" group block.
Newport News Marriott at City Center
Guilders Weave 2020
1/16/2020 to 1/19/2020
Start date: 1/12/20
End date: 1/24/20
Last day to book: 12/15/19
Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
* Newport News Marriott at City Center for 113.00 USD per night
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