Community Outreach

Jockey Hollow Weaver members will be demonstrating and/or providing weaving opportunities at the following community venues on the dates listed. 
(Availability of JHW members may be subject to change.)

 

Nov. 10-11: JHW SHOW & SALE - Brookside Community Club, Mendham, NJ. Free. Weaving and spinning demonstrations, marketplace. 

Jan. 10, 2019: COLORS OF THE WORLD: A TEXTILE TOUR FOR VIRTUAL WORLD TRAVELERS - Museum of Early Trades and Crafts, Madison, NJ. Free. Presentation, demonstration, and hands-on. www.metc.org

Jan. 19, 2019: LEARN TO WEAVE - Grace Lutheran Church, Mendham, NJ. Fee. Weaving instruction.

March 23, 2019: NJ MAKERS DAY/ STEAM EVENT - Catherine Dickson Hofman Library, Blairstown, NJ; Museum of Early Trades & Crafts, Madison, NJ; Free. Weaving demonstrations. More locations may be added.

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Regional Autumn–Winter Fiber Art Exhibits

Now through December 31
The Secret Life of Textiles: The Milton Sonday Archive
MET 5th Avenue, New York City, New York
MetMuseum.org/exhibitions/listings/2017/secret-life-of-textiles

Now through January 13, 2019
Color Decoded: The Textiles of Richard Landis
Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color
Cooper Hewitt, New York City
CooperHewitt.org

Now through February 2019
Dramatic Threads: Textiles of Asia
Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey
NewarkMuseum.org

Now through March 10- 2019
From the Heart, Made by Hand: Textile Treasures from the Women of Sweden
The American Swedish Historical Museum, Philadelphia, Philadelphia
AmericanSwedish.org

September 23 – January 6, 2019
Lace, Not Lace exhibition
Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, New Jersey
HunterdonArtMuseum.org/current-exhibitions

September 25 – June 9, 2019
Narrative Threads: New Jersey Quilts & Textiles
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts, Madison, New Jersey
metc.org

February 9 – June 16, 2019
New Directions in Fiber Art
Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey 
MontclairArtMuseum.org/exhibition/new-directions-fiber-art

February 16 – March 31, 2019
HGA’s Small Expressions
Peters Valley School of Craft, Layton, New Jersey
PetersValley.org