Classified Policy

 

The Guild will post for sale ads for fiber related equipment, books and raw materials.  Ads selling items not considered to meet these requirements will not be posted.  Ads will be accepted from non-members as well as members. The complete classified ad policy can be found here.

Sender must provide copy ready to post, complete with contact information for potential buyers. The webmaster reserves the right to deny ads that do not provide sufficient information about the sale item, or insufficient contact information.

The Guild will not be responsible for the veracity of any ads.

Ads will be posted for three weeks.  After three weeks, the posted ad will be removed.  If the seller wishes for the ad to run beyond three weeks, they will need to re-submit the ad to the webmaster.

Please contact us with details of your items.   wgkazoo@gmail.com

Pictures of the item(s) to be sold will be posted if provided in .jpeg format.

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SALE!   Display equipment for fiber art!

The WAFA component of Weavers Guild of Kalamazoo is offering their collection of display equipment on Saturday, April 30. There are many scarf trees, rug racks, and smaller display racks. Everything will be extremely reasonably priced, cash and carry. The Dropbox link shows photos and short descriptions of items for sale.

 

Details: Saturday, April 30, 2022, 10:00am-3:00pm

Location: the storage barn of Chipman Preserve: 8395 E Main St, Galesburg MI 49053

Chipman Preserve is 3.25 miles east of Sprinkle Road, between N 30th and N 33rd St. on the north side

The yellow barn is at the end of the driveway behind the office. A large sign will be posted at the street

Cash or checks accepted. A truck or van will be needed to load some items.

 

Any questions, call Kristi Chapman

 

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zf5wy2q5prkuiim/AADXRcYTfx308ErY5CjRp-xja?dl=0

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Louet S10 Spinning Wheel-used

 

For Sale $350.

 If new sells for between $800-900

Single treadle Louet spinning wheel in good condition

Irish tension

3 standard bobbins

Lazy kate rack

Standard flyer with hooks

Sturdily constructed of lacquered solid birch and beech

Perfect for spinning  with newcomer or experienced spinner

Easy to learn to spin on this spinning wheel

Very suitable to produce both thick and thin and artsy yearns

CONTACT INFORMATION

Bernadette Buechler

bernadettec@chartermi.net

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Maple 4 Harness Counter Balance Loom

Lovely Maple 4 Harness Counter Balance Loom for sale. Direct tie-up. 20" weaving width.

Compact size is perfect for apartment or small studio. Ideal for the new weaver as well as

experienced weavers. Most of the wood used in this loom is birds eye maple. Charmingly

crafted horses, smooth pulleys. Very sturdy.

Comes with 2 reeds, an 8 dent and a 12 dent. Plenty of new inserted-eye wire heddles.

Comes with accessories - tool pocket to attach to side of loom, lease sticks, sley hook.

Warp beam is set up for warp-board measured warp, but can be adapted to for sectional

warping. Cloth beam has canvas apron. Chain tie-ups ensure consistent shed. No need to

take this loom apart to move, fits through doorways easily.

Moves without difficulty in the back of an SUV, mini-van, or some hatch-backs. Built before

1963 and sold through the Dixie Hobby Shop, Lincoln Park, MI. I believe this loom was

made in Michigan. Great find! Local pick-up only.

$500 Accepting cash or Venmo.

Miranda Howard

randiloo@gmail.com

Kalamazoo, MI

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Glimakra Standard Loom, Countermarch, 100 cm wide

Beautiful Glimakra Countermarch loom, 10 harnesses and 10 treadles, 100 cm weaving

width. Sturdy and reliable.

Includes 2 dozen warp sticks, fabric protector, lease sticks, extra warp tie on bars for cloth

and warp beams, 12 dent stainless steel and 20 dent carbon steel reeds, sley hook, 2 reed

hooks, hammer, horses and balance devices to make it a counter balance look, testsolv

heddles (LOADS) and tie-up system, tie-up diagrams, hammer, original gum feet, heavy

cotton twill aprons on warp and cloth beams, replacement break handle, adjustable bench.

Loom measures 52" wide, 69" tall, and 62" deep.

$1250

Miranda Howard

randiloo@gmail.com

This is a used loom, a real workhorse. It still has a lot of weaving left in it. Please mouse

over the images to examine condition.

I accept credit cards, cash, and Venmo. Discount for cash and Venmo. Local pick-up only in

Kalamazoo, MI.