Hope you will be coming out to Farmpark for our WRSW Guild meeting tomorrow. It's a beautiful drive this time of year and we have a wonderful program on hats. This meeting also marks the time for our annual election of nominated positions! See you there!!
The 2017 Special Interest Groups (SIG) newsletter is now available here.
Remember, the SIG's are for members only, so get your dues to Nora at the November meeting! After December 31, the dues go up to $20 for individuals and $25 for families.
Lecture: The Process of Weaving a Commissioned Tapestry Helena Hernmarck
Date/Time: Wed, Nov 2, 2016 7:00 p.m.
Place: CMA Recital Hall (Park on Level P2)
Cost: Free to TAA members and students; $5 at the door for nonmembers. TAA members may wish to join the artist for dinner at Provenance at 5:15 p.m. (notify Emily Rebmann, 216-707-2579, firstname.lastname@example.org for dinner reservations)
There is also a viewing of one of her large tapestries at 6:15 p.m. (notify Bobbie Shafer email@example.com if you plan to come for viewing- the museum wants a head count)
Internationally renowned tapestry artist/maker Helena Hernmarck has created many stunning large works that were usually commissioned by clients and architects to dominate a lobby or interior space. She developed her own combination of weaving techniques, totally separate from the traditional way of weaving tapestry.
Date: Tues, October 25, 2016
Time: 6-7 social time, 7-9 meeting/program
Place: Lake Farmpark
Program: Hats, Hats, Hats!
Presenters: Deb Henry, Jan Gibson, and Bobbie Shafer
Hostesses: Donna and Laramie
(Don't forget to check out the minutes from September meeting via the member only link)
Here are the officers nominated for 2017:
- President - JoEllen Salkin
- Vice President - Nancy Curtiss
- Secretary - Madeleine Schneider
- Treasurer - Nora Eason
- Newsletter - Cheryl Laufer
- Librarian - Cindy Kolacz
No other nominations were proposed from the floor. Voting will take place at the October 25 meeting.