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Education at WGM (Update)

Convergence and Complex Weavers Attendees The Education Committee wants to hear from you. Be on the lookout for potential workshop instructors to visit WGM and teach. Send your suggestions to Connie LaTendresse and we’ll add it to our workshop ideas [...]

WGM at Hjemkomst!

This past weekend Melba Granlund traveled to Moorhead with one of the guild's warp-weighted looms to participate in the Scandinavian Hjemkomst & Midwest Viking Festival in Moorhead, Minnesota. The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County and Nordic Culture Clubs [...]

WGM at Northeast Farmers Market @nefarmersmarket

Volunteer! Summertime farmers market opportunity. Volunteers needed to demonstrate at a neighborhood outreach event at the Northeast Farmers Market on Saturday, September 8. Spend some time with your WGM friends sharing what we do, and also take an opportunity to [...]

Fiber Fair, a Primer for newer members

Each month the Weavers Guild of Minnesota’s DRAFT recognizes new members. New members quickly learn about classes, Fiber Source, special interest groups, the library and member meetings. They may have heard mention of Fiber Fair, but may not understand what [...]

WGM Tours: Small Dog Weaving Mill

WGM Tours: Small Dog Weaving Mill When: Thursday September 20, 2018, 2-6pm Where: Small Dog Weaving Mill, 335 25 1/4 Ave, Cumberland, WI, 54829 (612) 799-3802 *Specific site questions can be directed to norseweaver@smalldogweavingmill.com Join the Weavers Guild of Minnesota for a private small group [...]

2018-06-25T08:24:01+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Member News, News, Outreach, Resources, The Draft|

Weaving as Social Action: Inspiration from the Weave a Real Peace Annual Meeting

Weaving as Social Action: Inspiration from the Weave a Real Peace Annual Meeting In early June 2018, Guild Coordinator Karin Knudsen had the opportunity to attend the Weave a Real Peace annual meeting in Decorah, Iowa. Let’s hear more about [...]

2018-06-25T07:14:12+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|News, staff|

Weavers Guild of Minnesota in the Star Tribune @NL_mn @starTribune #northernspark

Photo Credit: ALEX KORMANN – STAR TRIBUNE The Weavers Guild of Minnesota was thrilled to participate in Northern Spark this year. An estimated 200,000 attendees participated in the event and had the opportunity to try their hand at a rigid heddle [...]

2018-06-19T10:32:39+00:00 June 19th, 2018|News|

Join us for our next Member Meeting & Artist Lecture on June 14 with John Mullarkey!

Member Meeting Details Refreshments at 6:30pm Artist Talk at 7:00pm Member Show and Tell 8:00pm Textile Center auditorium What to Do with Bands What to do with all of those bands! - A review of the historical and contemporary uses [...]

2018-06-05T13:03:08+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Events, Membership, Programs|

What’s Spinning? Spinsters’ 5-card Draw

What’s Spinning? Spinsters’ 5-card Draw Judy Preckshot In case you didn’t already know, the Whorling Spinsters are a group of spinners who love to get together on the first Tuesday evening of the month to spin, learn new skills, and [...]

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