#SWWS  |  February 19-21, 2016  |  Suquamish, WA

I had the pleasure of coordinating the First International Salish Wool Weavers Symposium hosted by the Suquamish Museum.

Highlights of the SWWS:

  • 160+ participants from Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Arizona and British Columbia
  • Participants attended conference style presentations by weavers, museum curators and scholars
  • Participants had the opportunity to attend hands-on workshops with wool weaving instructors
  • Participants starred in a a Salish Fashion Showcase and Competition which featured cash prizes and a Viewer’s Choice award.
  • Highlights of the SWWS can be seen below (Photos and clip courtesy of Kathy Cadigan (
  • The full program can be downloaded here: SWWS Program