Handwoven by Steve — Fibre

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EXPERIENCE:
– am a self taught weaver and have been weaving for over 40 years
– started as a school project and I enjoyed it so much I taught myself to weave by reading books, taking night school courses and by trial and error
– joined various clubs and organizations
– built my own table loom
– continued my hobby which became a small business in 1976

AWARDS:
Grimsby Festival of Arts&Crafts – 2001 – 1st Prize in Textiles
Huronia Festival of Arts&Crafts – 1999 – 2nd Prize in Textiles
Spencer Smith Art in the Park – 1983 – 2nd Prize in Textiles
University of Guelph – 1980 – 1st Prize in Textiles
Wallhanging on tour across Canada – 1970

MEMBER OF:
Ontario Crafts Council, Ontario Handweavers & Spinners, Canadian Guild of Weavers, Toronto Spinners and Weavers, Arts Etobicoke

EXHIBITIONS:
1973 – Present – Wallhanging of Church logo – hangs in Maximilian Kolbe Church in Mississauga, Ontario
1967 – 1975 – Demonstrated weaving at the CNE for the Ontario Crafts Council
1967 – 1972 – Demonstrated spinning and weaving at the Royal Winter Fair for the Toronto Spinners and Weavers

SHOWS:
Have been doing craft shows since 1976
Windsor Art in the Park, Huronia Festival of Arts and Crafts, Parry Sound Art in the Park, Meaford Apple Festival, Vineland Thanksgiving Arts & Crafts Show, Haliburton Arts and Craft Festival, Grimsby Arts and Crafts Festival, Signatures – Toronto and Ottawa Convention Centres, University of Guelph Arts & Crafts Show

Website: http://www.handwovenbysteve.com/index.html

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