This week's highlights from my Textile Tidings Facebook page.
** 31 May, 1 and 2 June: Epping Weavers Embroiderers and Spinners (EWES) 25th Annual Craft Show, Epping NSW.
** 6-14 July: Stitched Up Textile Festival, Wangaratta, Vic.
** Fabulous quilt art by Barbara Olson.
** Lisa Walton shows simple steps to use stencils and colour to create one-off patterns on fabric.
** Want to learn how to weave? Here's a correspondence course by Ursula Stehle of BB Yarn Supply in Queensland.
** Interview with Chieko Aihara about a nearly lost textile tradition called sprang.
** Thanks to Maggie Grey for this tutorial about using gesso and texture gels to make a spiral book.
** Call for entries: Tasmanian Art Quilt Prize 2013. Entries close 26 July 2013.
** Mixed media pieces by Ehren Elizabeth Reed.
** Delicate woollen webs by Jude Skeers on the Great Balls of Wool blog.
Visit my Textile Tidings Facebook page to see links to more events, tutorials and other great stuff.