Western
North Carolina
Fiber/
Handweavers
Guild

Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists

hwfawnc.org


Irene Heckel-Volpe

Needle Felting

Irene@IreneHeckel.com

www.ireneheckeloriginals.com

516-527-4633

Pickens, SC

French Broads Weavers

Heritage Weavers & Fiber Artists

Weaving, spinning, knitting, rug hooking, basketry

hwfanc@gmail.com

HWFAwnc.org

828-595-9475


Judi Jetson

Spinning, shibori dyeing, batik, printing on fabric, and papermaking.

Judi@JudiJetson.com

www.JudiJetson.com

828-407-0678


Shepards, spinners, and wanna-bes

SOFA (South of Asheville Fiber Association)

Candler, NC

Hendersonville, NC

instruction

 

You want to learn how to weave, spin, dye, knit, or make paper? Who do you turn to?

Here is a list of people and organizations that offer instruction - privately or as part of a class.

Asheville, NC

Tryon, NC

Cate Hall Weavers, Tryon, NC

828-859- 8323

Joyce Carpenter

Knitting: Instruction in finishing, advanced techniques,

general help.

828-681-0281

podkayneknits.gmail.com

Weave/Study Group of Seneca, SC

Clyde, NC

Blue Ridge Spinners

Fiber Friends

HWFA Weaving Study Group on 1st Tuesday

HWFA Rug hooking - 1st Sat 9:30 to 12

HWFA Gathering Spinners - 2nd and 4th Tues 1-3

HWFA Inkle weaving - 3rd Tues 1-3

HWFA Gathering of knitters - 1st & 3rd Wed, 1-3

​HWFA Punch Needle Study Group - 2nd Friday.

Teena Tuenge

Weaving: Rigid heddle, floor loom, tapestry

teena.tuenge@gmail.com

creativearts.haywood.edu

828-667-8102

Pat Brown

Beginning weaving (at the Community Center)

knitspinweave@yahoo.com

864-723-9026

The Woolroom

Mary Jo Lanik

weaving, spinning, needle felting, dyeing wool/cotton

fibers.

maryjo@woolroom.com

www.woolroom.com

828-692-7373

workshops

 

Check here for details and application forms on upcoming workshops.

Fletcher, NC

Tryon Arts and Crafts

Weaving

828-859- 8323

study groups

 

When you just need to know more, handle more fiber, get more involved, this is a good list of places to go and people to see.

Eileen Hallman

Cotton: spinning, weaving, natural/dyeing, specialty is indigo.

cotton@charkha.biz

www.NewWorldTextiles.com

828-669-1870

Black Mountain, NC

Fiber Friends -3rd Thursday, 1 pm, at The Folk Art Center. Ursula Powers is the contact.