Weaving classes are offered by Barbara Gentry of Stony Mountain Fibers
Private lessons, contact Laurie Duxbury
Tapestry: For beginning or intermediate tapestry classes, contact Joan Griffin at www.joangriffintapestry.com
Rivanna River Alpaca Farm and Fiber Studio, Ruckersville, VA
Stony Mountain Fibers, Charlottesville, VA
Joan Griffin Tapestry Studio, Charlottesville, VA
Handweavers Guild of America, Convergence
Mid-Atlantic Fiber Association, MAFA
Equipment and Materials
The Fiber Equipment & Barter Page
Great Northern Weaving
R & M Yarns
For Halcyon's video on weaving with sock yarn, see: http://vimeo.com/8721934
Lunatic Fringe Yarns
Weaving Schools around the Country
Gaitlinburg, TN. Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts is a national art education center. Fabulous selection of high end traditional and contemporary arts. Year-round workshops and classes.
Historic Eastfield Foundation
Southern Rensselaer County, NY. Includes a terrific variety of Early American Trades and Historic Preservation Workshops.
John C. Campbell Folk School
Brasstown, NC, always has something interesting going on:
Kentucky Historical Society Churchill Weavers Collection
An interesting collection of luxury handwoven goods dating from 1922. Read about the history of handwoven goods, changing fashion and innovation of this handweaving studio.
Penland School of Crafts
Bakersville, NC, offers an awesome selection of classes and the textiles workshops look fantastic.
The Mannings Handweaving School
East Berlin, PA, There is always a full schedule of opportunities at The Mannings!
Thistle Hill Weavers, The Studio of Rabbit Goody
Cherry Valley, NY, Specialize in creating accurate historic reproductions, working from surviving examples, documented patterns, and period weavers' drafts. Classes and workshops.
Vavstuga Weaving School
Vavstuga in Shelburne Falls, MA has announced their 2015 class schedule. Check it out!
Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum
Decorah, Iowa, Lots of great historic and contemporary Norwegian folk and fine arts. Also offers textile study tours to Norway and other countries.
DY Begay at the Fralin Museum in Charlottesville
Ralph Griswold's Vast Publication Archive
Deb McClintock's Research
Bill Koepp's Helpful Terms
Library, Seminars, Study Groups
Su Butler's site; Rayon Chenille a specialty
Interweave Press, Handwoven Magazine Publisher
A Resource Guide to Knitting and Weaving
Marg Coe's Coeproduced Resources, Lots of great tips and worksheets
A neat trick using a texsolv heddle
Marg Coe's Hemstitching Info
Rug Weaving Only
For intermediate & advanced shaft- loom weavers
Free Design Software; good for beginners