Texere, Latin verb meaning to weave, plait or intertwine, is the name of an exhibition and sale by members of the Victoria Handweavers’ & Spinners’ Guild.

The exhibition will be held Friday, April 12 – Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Goward House – 2495 Arbutus Road, near UVic and Queen Alexandria Centre for Children.

Opening reception will be  Friday, April 12. In addition to the works on exhibit and in the Shop, there will be a variety of displays and activities to demonstrate various crafts.

Share your preparations for the exhibition & sale on Instagram (hashtag  #terexe19) and see what others have posted!


Check out the event page on Facebook.



Item Pickup for Exhibitors:  All items not sold will be picked and cheques delivered at the April 30 Guild Drop-In night, 7:00-8:30pm at Community Living Victoria, 3861 Cedar Hill Cross Road (between Cedar Hill and Braefoot). If you, or your designate, cannot make this time, please contact texereshowinfo@vhwsg.ca

Promotional cards are available. Guild members can get printed cards or posters  by sending a note to texereshowinfo@vhwsg.ca

A copy of the cards or the poster can be printed from the following links. Click the appropriate link, a new window will open with the PDF image. Alternatively, you can right-click on the link and download the file.

  1. Flyer (letter size poster – recommended): Texere Event Flyer/Poster (letter size)
  2. Poster (legal size): Texere Event Poster
  3. Both sides in full colour: Both sides in full colour
  4. Front only in full colour: Front side full colour
  5. Front only in b&w: Front side black & white

Guild Members – The deadline to submit work for this year’s exhibition has passed. The following link is available so you can anticipate our next exhibition and be ready! – How to submit your work to the Exhibition and Sale.