The Southern California Handweavers Guild (SCHG) will be hosting the Weaving and Fiber Festival (WeFF) at the Torrance Cultural Arts Center on May 19th from 10am to 4pm. Tickets are $6.
Sign up online for the event here.
ABOUT THE EVENT:
The only Los Angeles-area weaving and fiber festival, welcoming fiber enthusiasts of all ages to a day of great shopping & fiber fun.
This year's WeFF features:
Family-friendly demos: Weave a mug rug. Make a beaded necklace. Learn the secrets of an inkle (not ankle) loom. Add colorful stripes on a floor loom.
Luscious yarns and fantastic gear from top fiber-arts vendors
Gorgeous handwovens: scarves, towels, placemats, and more in our members' boutique (perfect for gifts!)
Yarn, books, and equipment bargains galore at our best-ever Weftovers sale
Silent auction and raffle
Members' fashion show of fabulous handwoven garments
PLUS an exciting lineup of workshops for fiber enthusiasts of all levels of experience. Register for a workshop and get a free WeFF admission.
FREE PARKING. Lunch available.
Vendor booths are going fast. If you sell yarn, craft supplies, maker courses, or anything else our 500+ fiber enthusiasts, including weavers, knitters, sewists, spinners, and crocheters, might like, contact Shelly at Weffvendors@schg.org to find out how to join the fun.
Make Dorset buttons with Deborah Jarchow (10-12:30)
Enjoy Color Play with Cameron Taylor-Brown (1:00-4:00)
Weave a wall hanging with Paige Kent (10-12:30)
Dye “faux ikat” warps with Kathleen Waln(10-12:30)
Workshop registrations sold separately. Materials fees payable to teachers. Register for a workshop and get WeFF admission free.
Founded in 1946, the Southern California Handweavers’ Guild (SCHG) is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in the Los Angeles area. We are dedicated to advancing the knowledge and practice of handweaving and textile-related crafts. We welcome fiber enthusiasts of all levels.