HWSG Annual Calendar



September 2021


1 Newsletter

9 Okotoks ArtWalk Intake 10 am - 1 pm

9, 16, 23, 30 Open Studio morning 10 am - noon

11 Okotoks ArtWalk 14 Sale Meeting

15 Tapestry Study Group 1pm – 3pm

15 Artpoint Board Meeting

18 East Side Studio Crawl

21 AGM &General Meeting: EMERGING

25 Newbie Studio - Warpathon

28 Newsletter Sbmission deadline


October 2021


1 Newsletter

5 Executive meeting

6 Sales Meeting

7, 14, 21, 28 Open Studio morning 10am –noon

11 Thanksgiving

16, 17, 23 Beginning Spinning

19 General meeting: Cultural Appropriation – Veronica McDermott

20 Tapestry Study Group 1 - 3pm

20 Newsletter submission deadline

30 Newbie Studio: Learn from, and help with, the sale intake

30 SALE INTAKE (day)


November 2021


1 Newsletter

2 SALE INTAKE 5-7pm

2 Executive Meeting

3 Sale Jurying

4 Equipment & Materials pickup for sale

5 Annual Sale 4 - 8 pm

6 Annual Sale 10 am - 4 pm

10 Tapestry Study Group 1pm – 3pm

11, 18, 25 Open Studio morning 10am – noon

13 – 21 HWSGC at ArtPoint Main Gallery (To be confirmed)

16 General meeting: Eco Printing with Nora Manz

23 Newsletter Submission Deadline

27 Newbie Studio


December 2021


1 Newsletter

4 Ruffled Felted Scarf with Katherine Bonham

7 Executive meeting

2, 9, 16 Open Studio morning 10am – noon

15 Tapestry Study Group 1pm – 3pm

18 General meeting and Holiday Party (note, this is Saturday)

28 Newsletter Submission Deadline


January 2022


1 Newsletter

4 Executive meeting

8 St Distaff’s Day

6, 13, 20, 27 Open Studio morning 10am – noon

12 Tapestry Study Group 1pm – 3pm

15 Newbie Studio: Pattern draft reading with Tracy LaRose

22 General meeting & Mini Workshops (note, this is Saturday)

25 Newsletter Submission Deadline

29 Ruffled Felted Scarf with Katherine Bonham


February 2022


1 Newsletter

1 Executive meeting

3, 10, 17, 24 Open Studio morning 10am – noon

9 Tapestry Study Group 1pm – 3pm

11, 12, 13 Deflected Double Weave with Lynn Ivany-MacEachern

15 General meeting: Connecting with other Guilds, The Printmakers with Paul Mercer

21 Family Day

22 Newsletter Submission Deadline

26 Newbie Studio


Spinning Tune up (Dates TDB)

Chinook Blast (Dates TDB)


March 2022


1 Newsletter

1 Executive meeting

3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Open Studio morning 10am – noon

8 International Women’s Day

9 Tapestry Study Group 1pm – 3pm

18, 19, 20 Sprang with Carol James

22 General meeting: (note this is one week later than usual)

26 Newbie Studio

29 Newsletter Submission Deadline


April 2022


1 Newsletter

5 Executive meeting

6 to 10 Aggie Days

7, 14, 21, 28 Open Studio morning 10am – noon

13 Tapestry Study Group 1pm – 3pm

19 General meeting: Fibre and Fun Linen with Tracy LaRose

26 Newsletter Submission Deadline

30 Newbie Studio


May 2022


1 Newsletter

3 Executive Meeting

5, 12, 19, 26 Open Studio Morning 10am - noon

11 Tapestry Study Group 1pm - 3pm

17 General Meeting: natural Dyeing with Mushrooms and Lichens with Carol Hunter

21 Newbie Studio

23 Victoria Day

24 Newsletter Submission Deadline

28, 29 Two Yarns from One Braid with Kim McKenna


June 2022

1 Newsletter

4, 5 Luxury, Pure and Simple with Kim McKenna

2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Open Studio Morning 10am - noon

7 Executive Meeting

15 Tapestry Study Group 1pm-3pm

21 General Meeting and Pot Luck Windup!

25 Newbie Studio

28 Newsletter Submission Deadline


July 2022

2-11 Calgary Stampede


August 2022

Executive Planning Retreat (Date TBD)