The Metchosin International Summer School of the Arts – full and partial bursaries. Applications are due by March 30. Summer School runs from June 23 to July 6. Details at (http://www.missa.ca)
March 16-18, 2018. Lions Club Salt Spring Island. Taught by Gayle Vallance. The workshop fill familiarize you with the various bast fibres availalbe to spinners today, including spinning methods, dye processes. Workshop cost approx $120.00 plus $25 materials fee. To reserve a place in the workshop, send a $50.00 non-refundable deposit to Mary Paddon, 115 Marina Crescent, V8K2R2.
Hector was a silk weaver by profession and a trade union leader in Chile’s Textile Workers Union. He emigrated from Chile to Canada in 1978 following the US supported coup and subsequent dictatorship in Chile of General Augusto Pinochet. After