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WASOON 2018 – Window to Creativity

May 11, 2018 - May 13, 2018

Windows to Creativity’ and ‘Honouring our Past: Envisioning our Future

The WASOON 2018 conference promises participants the opportunity to enhance their knowledge of fibre arts.

Keynote Speaker – Deborah Livingston-Lowe, “Canadian Textiles Come Full Circle”, an overview of non-indigenous textile production in Eastern Canada from the 18th century to the current Fibreshed Movement from a handloom weaver’s perspective.

Opening Reception – Friday evening, Timmins Museum National Exhibition Centre

Workshops  weaving, spinning, beading, dyeing, felting, sewing, basket making, textile printing, and much more

Banquet &Keynote Speaker – Saturday evening at the Senator Hotel with a PHSG Fashion Show

Silent Auction

Vendors Marketpace

 

Come & experience Northern Ontario hospitality!

 

Details

Start:
May 11, 2018
End:
May 13, 2018

Organizer

Porcupine Handweavers and Spinners Guild

Venue

École secondaire catholique Thériault
Timmins, ON + Google Map