Anne will be giving a hat knitting lecture/demonstration and q & a session, as well as a highland waulking at this event next weekend. She will also be hosting a vendor booth with all her latest creations, if you are in the Evanston Wyoming area c’mon out and see us! Check out the Uinta County Library Facebook Page for more information, as well as the link above.
Anne will be teaching an intro to hand spinning ‘Straw into Gold’ class at Clark College on April 18th, and in May she will be teaching a 2 session ‘Introduction to weaving’ class there as well.
For more info, check out their website HERE
Many thanks to all of you who for attending last nights’ spinning class at Clark College, it was indeed a pleasure to meet each of you and I was so pleased to share this ancient craft with you for the evening. Here are some links you may find interesting if you decide to add to your knowledge in this fun and fascinating pursuit-
For books, magazines and instructional dvds:
(If you pay them a visit, be sure to check out the entire site as they cover many wonderful topics)
For wool, spinning wheels and other accessories, try:
Anne will be participating in a 45 minute Q & A session at the Salt Lake City Living Traditions Festival on Sunday, May 17th as described below:
European Artistry Nurtured in Utah
With family roots in Europe, these local artists pursue art forms that were not only part of their youth but also represent significant aspects of their cultural inheritance. They continue to create this traditional artistry both as a statement of who they are and where they came from and as an expression of personal creativity.
Anne Carroll Gilmour – Scotttish Tartan Weaving
Ingrid Hersman – European Decorated Eggs
Hella Pope – European Decorative Painting
ADRIENNE DECKER, moderator
Fort Vancouver Knitters guild meeting
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 7:00 PM. Designer Anne Carroll Gilmour is
presenting ‘The Creative Process For Knitters’
Meetings are held at the Genealogy Center, 717 Grand Blvd., Vancouver,
( two blocks South of Mill Plain on Grand Blvd. ) See you there!