Saturday, June 6, 2020

I'm ready for a meeting! Next Saturday June 13th we will open our place to meet and dye some fiber in an Indigo Vat. Lots of room outside to spread out Bring a chair some lunch and your spinning wheel and/or plenty of clean fiber roving or yarn to place in the Indigo. You can dye tee shirts or scares also. Members only and it's time to pay your dues if you haven't already.

Bob and Mimi Bullards
455 Thoroughbred Circle
North exit 78 off Hwy 395
right on Red Rock about 20 miles to Arabian
left to first left to first right Thoroughbred
See you soon!

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Looking for Feedback

If you attended the Stephenie Gaustad Workshop I would like to hear from you.
Did you enjoy the workshop and why?
Are you able to practice what you learned?
If you have questions ask them online or on the Blogspot or Facebook page. So that we can help you.
Nancy would love to here your feedback on Stephanie's workshop!

Friday, March 13, 2020

Update March Meeting!

Sorry there will be a meeting please do come.
Stay warm and healthy.


Tuesday, March 10, 2020

February 2020Minutes

Guild Minutes- February 8, 2020

In Attendance: Janice Johnson, Janice Hein, Paulie Frisch, Sharie Jones, Michelle Stevens, Bev Perkins, Ashley Thibedeau, Sandi Steele, Nancy Pryor, Brigitte Koehler, John Craig, Sue Gottsacker, Shirley Adams, Carolyn Thompson, Heidi Ericson, Gina Caudillo, Judy Wells, Doris Woloszyn, Kendra Iwahashi, Jo Van Winkle

Treasurer’s Report: As of 2-7-2020 we have 21 members.

New Business: Our Learning Tree for March will be Rigid Heddle Hem Stitching and Lace Techniques with Sue Gottsacker.

Nancy Pryor wants everyone to look at the website A representative will be coming to our March meeting to give a presentation regarding Fibershed. I believe this may be something we will want to join.

March meeting is at Bartley Ranch Park 11 am

Friday, January 31, 2020

Minutes January 2020

Guild Minutes-January 11, 2020

In Attendance: Lesli Godbe, Mimi Bullard, Connie Vann, Janice Johnson, Kendra Iwahashi, Ashley Thibedeau, Kaylee Thibedeau, Sandi Steele, Carol Lopez, Cindy Vogel, Gina Caudillo, Janice Hein, Bev
Perkins, Cate Bryson, Paulie Frisch, Ann Taylor, Sharie Jones, Michelle Stevens, Judy Wells, Heidi Ericson,
Doris Woloszyn, John Craig, Patti Novak-Echenique, Quinn Young, Cora Young, Nancy Pryor, Jo Van
Treasurer’s Report: We received dues for 4 members, paid for reserving our site for the Spinster’s
Retreat in September, and paid for coffee supplies. We had 45 members for 2019 and 5 members paid
for 2020.
Old Business: The Learning Tree for February will be Plying, presented by Gina C.
Black Sheep Gathering will be held in Albany, OR, June 26-28, 2020
Lambtown will be held in Dixon, CA, Oct. 3-4, 2020

Meeting will be held at Bartley Ranch Park Starting at 11 am.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

December 2019 Minutes

Guild Minutes December 14, 2019

 In Attendance: Janet Schueller, Carolyn Thompson, Doris Woloszyn, John Craig, Nancy Pryor, Cindy Peterson, Sandi Steele, Bev Perkins, Gina Caudillo, Lindsey Doolittle, Janice Hein, Heidi Ericson, Kendra Iwahashi, Ashley Thibedeau, Jo Johnson, Mimi Bullard, Leslie Godbe, Sue Gottsacker, Alfred Hingiss, Jr., Jo Van Winkle

 Treasurer’s Report: We received 1 dues for 2020 and made a donation to the Celtic (Fair) Celebration, Inc. As of 12/13/2019 we have 45 members for 2019.

 Old Business: Learning Trees for 2020: January -Wheel Maintenance February-Plying March-Rigid Heddle Loom, Demo and Hands-On, try it out! April-Spring Mad Hatter Batt Party May-Janice Hein will show us how to make a felted decorative button/pin. Bring buttons, jewelry, and a 100% man’s silk tie from Savers, Goodwill, etc. June-Indigo dyeing at Mimi Bullard’s home July-OPEN August-Dyeing with Indigo plants with Kendra Iwahashi September-Davis Creek Campground- OPEN New Business: 2020
Officers President-Nancy Pryor Vice-President- Carolyn Thompson Treasurer- Doris Woloszyn Website Manager-Mimi Bullard E-mail- Bev Perkins Hostess-Gina Caudillo Secretary-Jo Van Winkle

Thursday, December 5, 2019

November 2019 Minutes

Guild Minutes- November 9, 2019 In Attendance: Heidi Craig, John Craig, Carolyn Thompson, Connie Vann, Doris Woloszyn, Judy Wells, Cindy Peterson, Maureen Pisani, Mim Bullard, Kendra Iwahashi, Gina Caudillo, Jo Johnson, Ann Taylor, Leslie Godbe, Heidi Ericson, Lindsey Doolittle, Janice Hein, Sandi Steele, Bev Perkins, Sue Gottsacker, Nancy Pryor, Larry Romiti, Judy Romiti.
 Thank you Bev Perkins for taking the notes of this meeting!
 New Business: There was a discussion of the emailed list of classes from offered by Stephanie Gaustad. The list was passed around for members to note their preferences. Potential dates for classes were discussed also. Nancy will go over the noted preferences and bring the subject up at the next member’s meeting.
 Nancy offered 3 DVD’s about dyeing.
 Doris suggested a memorial bench for Marilynn Clarke, potentially at the Arboretum. She will research possibilities and get back to us. Doris discussed potential donations by the Guild and suggested the Celtic Celebration as an organization that supports us, (the pay us for our annual “Living History” exhibit). Upon motion made by Heidi, and seconded, (by Doris?), it was unanimously passed that we would donate our annual amount to the Celtic Celebration.
 Name tag options were discussed.

Next meeting is our Christmas Party at Bartley Ranch Park Schoolhouse on December 14th. Pot luck and bring a wrapped Christmas Ornament if you would like to join the ornament exchange.

Meeting starts at 11 am!