The Ruth Anstey Memorial Lecture – Coleen Nimetz: Instructor with the Olds College Master Spinners’ Program & Instructor with “Ply Away”.  Author of Articles in “Spin-Off” & “Ply”. Exhibitor in the Tzouhalem Guild Show at Cowichan Bay.

Coleen has taught everything from technical aspects of spinning to spinning luxury fibres, as well as natural & chemical dyeing. She will be speaking about her experiences working & living on a Silk Farm in Laos, as well as her current focus, reeling filament silk from cocoons and working with the various types of silk. As Coleen says, “My passion is silk.”


March General Meeting – Thursday March 15 (doors open at 6:30 pm)