Handwoven by Steve — Fibre

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– 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

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

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

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

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

handwoven by steve