Nona Hummel, of the Ventura County Handweavers & Spinners Guild, discusses some of the history of weaving and spinning as part of their exhibit at the Ventura County Fair. Glenda Clift works on the a spinning wheel.

Founded in 1970, the Ventura County Handweavers & Spinners Guild is an all volunteer organization dedicated to the education and promotion of fiber arts, with a focus on weaving and spinning. The guild participates in community events and sponsors a variety of educational programs and workshops in a broad range of textile-related crafts.


Director: Petrina Sharp



Weaving and Spinning at the Ventura County Fair

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  • August 10, 2012 at 6:21 pm

    Nona, Thank you for all you do to represent our guild at the fair. I am joining you tomorrow (last Saturday at the fair) and I cannot wait to see what wonderful things you have put together to tell the story of spinning and weaving in our lifetime.


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