CNCH 2022 Volunteers

Thank you to everyone who volunteered for CNCH 2022. The Conference was a success, and we hope all who attended had a good time.

The Conference of Northern California Handweavers 2022 is taking place in San Mateo, May 19 – 22, 2022. For details see:

We are looking for volunteers to help at the conference. Many of these will be registered participants, but others are welcome to participate. Those volunteering who are not registered will receive a day pass to the Galleries and Marketplace, which includes parking. If you are able to volunteer, please contact Carol Causey or Carol Gray with the day and time slot your prefer.
Carol Gray,
Carol Causey,

If you don’t see a time slot that works for you below and would still like to help out, just let us know when you are available. There will be many last minute areas that would appreciate extra help.

Thursday afternoon, May 19, 2022:

There will be leaders from TWW (Tapestry Weavers West) to help direct the setup.

Gallery set-upName
(first and last initial)
12:30 – 3:00Cleda H.Carmel Crafts Guild
Ann P.Carmel Crafts Guild
3:00 – 6:00Katherine S.Tapestry Weavers West Guild
All afternoonSeveral TWW members will be assisting with Gallery set-up

Thursday afternoon: Other

NameGuildTime availableArea help Vendors, general setup, including classroom setup when rooms are available.
Mary N.
Black Sheep Handweavers Guild2:00 –
Charlene C. Black Sheep Handweavers Guild
2:00 –
Tina W.Mother Lode Weavers and SpinnersafternoonVendor assistance and teacher set-up
Diane A.Central Coast Weaversafter 4:00 or laterSetting up classrooms, late afternoon until about 7:00 pm
Volunteers needed6:00 – Setting up classrooms

Registration Desk:
Registration for those attending the conference and for walk-in attendees is being handled by Treadles to Threads guild. Please contact Dawn Jackobson,, with questions or for details.
Note: Vaccination status will be checked at the time of registration.

Day and TimeNameGuild
2:00 – 6:00 pmPam M.Treadles to Threads,
Diablo Weavers
Dawn J.Treadles to Threads,
Diablo Weavers
Mary P.Treadles to Threads,
Diablo Weavers
Katherine S.Spindles & Flyers
Additional help welcomed
8:00 am – 12:00 pmTineke J.Treadles to Threads,
Diablo Weavers
Mary B.Treadles to Threads,
Diablo Weavers
Linda N.Spindles & Flyers
Additional help welcomed
12:00 – 4:00 pmDonna S.Treadles to Threads,
Diablo Weavers
Tineke J.Treadles to Threads,
Diablo Weavers
8:30 am – 1:00 pmVickie M.Treadles to Threads Guild
Additional help welcomed
10:00 am – 1:00 pmKimberly L.Diablo Weavers Guild
1:00 am – 4:00 pmVickie M.Treadles to Threads
Kathy D.Treadles to Threads,
Diablo Weavers

Assist teachers with moving supplies and equipment:
Two teachers will be sharing rooms and will need assistance moving from one room to another.

Friday5:30 pmVolunteer neededHelp Sara Lamb moving out of Synergy3
SaturdaynoonVolunteer neededHelp Nadine Sanders moving out of Synergy 1
noonVoluteer neededHelp Sara Lamb moving into Synergy 1 for 2:00 workshop
Saturday5:30 pmThea G.Help Nadine Sanders moving into Connect 4 for Sunday workshop and Hilary Grant moving out of Connect 4

Galleries and Vendors:
If you need more information about volunteering in the Galleries area, please contact Mary Sylvia,

Day and TimeGalleriesVendors
10:00 – 12:30Kathy W.Reno Fiber GuildLana N.Tapestry Weavers West
Siobhan H.Spindles & Flyers
12:30 – 3:00Margie K.Diablo Weavers GuildJudy F.Redwood Guild of Fiber Arts
3:00 – 6:00Jeanne E.Spindles & FlyersVolunteer needed
Day and TimeGalleriesVendors
10:00 -12:30Kim M.Spindles & FlyersLili B.Anne’s Web Spinning & Carmel Crafts Guilds
12:30 – 3:00Jeanne E.Spindles & FlyersVolunteer needed
Judy F.Redwood Guild of Fiber Arts
3:00 – 6:00Penny P.Loom and ShuttleVolunteer needed

A Volunteer is needed to assist all day Friday:
Two people to assist in Hillary Grant’s two day Botanical Printing workshop.
Contact our Program Chair for more information.
Nancy Williams-Baron,

Assist with Botanical Printing Workshop:

FridayVolunteer Needed
SaturdayGinger S.Black Sheep Handweavers Guild

Friday and Saturday Evening activities: For evening programs, extra help will likely be needed.

Day and TimeNameGuild
Friday evening, Textile Tableau fashion show, guide groups going in and out to change clothes.Beth H.
Volunteer needed
Friday evening, direct traffic to the programVolunteers needed
Saturday evening, dinner and Keynote, direct traffic and general helpThea G.

Sunday afternoon take down, closing up

Name GuildTime available Area – assist with general takedown, closing up, airport transportation
Joan N.Santa Cruz Textile ArtsAs needed.As needed.
Karen M.Silverado Hand Weavers and Spinners, Redwood Guild Of Fiber ArtsAs needed. As needed.
Additional volunteers Needed