Classified ads for the VHWSG are published on the website only. They are for selling, giving away, requesting, or trading personal items, but not commercial sales, that are fibre-related. Ads are free for both guild members and non-members.

Paid commercial ads for the VHWSG are published in the monthly newsletter only. They are for the regular sale of fibre-related products or equipment, whether they are sold by a company or an individual. Paid ads are $25 per year for a monthly display ad in the newsletter and $5 per ad for one-time ads. To submit a paid commercial ad, fill out the VHWSG-advertising-agreement-v4-2017 and send it with payment to the address on the form. Then send your ad copy by email to the webmaster.

There is no deadline for submitting classified ads. Each ad will be posted within 5 business days of being received.

Please submit classified ad requests by email. Include make and model, size, condition, price and contact information (email and/or phone number). Please also include your location if you are outside the Victoria, BC area.

Note: The Classified Ads webpage is accessible to non-members of the guild. Be sure that your contact information is something that you are comfortable sharing publicly. Please be sure that the people responding to your ads are legitimate buyers – spammers are not welcome as buyers or sellers.

Each ad runs for three months unless you request it to run longer. Please send an email when the item sells so that the ad can be removed – include the date and number code that appears above the ad.

May 17, 2019 (1023)

For Sale

45” Leclerc Mira counterbalance loom. Includes sectional beam, tension box, one reed, loom bench.

Asking $300.

Contact: Lynda Cavens (


May 14, 2019 (1022)

For Sale

Unwashed fleeces from Registered Cotswold Sheep. Colored and white fleeces available. Excellent quality with long fibers. Limited quantity. $50 to $60 per fleece. Located in Brentwood Bay.

Contact: Ken ( or phone (250) 704-6605


May 6, 2019 (1020)

For Sale

23″ Cherry Norwood, 4-shaft floor loom. Purchased in 1989 before Norwood started producing looms of other woods.
It folds and comes with a warping board.
Asking $450.00
Phone Marg Trono at 250-370-2024


April 1, 2019 (1019)

For Sale

Glimakra Band Loom for sale with accessories. It in excellent condition
Price:$350.00 (original cost was $500 plus tax and shipping)
(located in Powell River, BC)
Contact: Susan Forsberg (


March 14, 2019 (1017)


ISO 45” 10 Dent Reed.
Please email Cora at


March 9, 2019 (1014)

For Sale

This lovely Ashford has been with me
for many years. Its in pretty good shape
and has a bobbin holder and instructions.
Price $250 obo
Ann Blackmore
Please call 250-539-3560 on Mayne Island

March 3, 2019 (1013)


Smaller TOIKA temple/stretcher (up to 24 inches)
Please call Eileen 778 265 1661
or email


March 3, 2019 (1012)

For Sale – Downsizing

Llama skeins for sale, $5 per 100g plus shipping cost from Kelowna.  Samples are available on request. Also alpaca and llama clean, raw fleece $10/lb

Contact: Wendy 250-808-1107


February 28, 2019 (1010)

For Sale
Leclerc Mira 4 shaft counterbalance loom, 45 inches wide
Includes: 44″ reed (16 spaces per inch) and a threading hook.
The loom occupies a floor space of 36″ X 53″
Price: $500

Solid wood warping board (26″ X 36″ with pegs 5″ long)
Price: $30

Contact: Suzanne Tremblay 1-250-478-0386

February 10, 2019 (1009)

For Sale

8 shaft Leclerc Nilus Jack loom, 45 inches wide with raddle and several reeds. Like new $490

Contact: Effie Henry (