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WGM Member Opportunity: Call for art for MRAC Exhibition @MRAC_MN

All members are encouraged to participate! Not a member? Join us here> Exhibition Opportunity: WGM seeks participants for an upcoming group exhibition celebrating the work of WGM members in the areas of weaving, spinning and dyeing at the Metropolitan Regional Arts [...]

WGM Tours: Performing Arts Archives @umnlib

When: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM CDT Where: Elmer L. Andersen Library 222 21st Avenue South, Suite 213, Minneapolis, MN 55455 *we will meet at the site. Parking and transportation information: https://www.lib.umn.edu/andersen/visitor-information UPDATE from our host: Here is a link [...]

Volunteer Opportunity: WGM @ Kingfield Farmers Market 7/1/18

Summertime farmers market opportunity. Volunteers needed on Sunday, July 1st, to demonstrate at a neighborhood outreach event at the Kingfield Farmers Market on Sunday, July 1st. Spend some time with your WGM friends sharing what we do, and also take [...]

2018-05-09T10:36:36+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Events, News, Outreach, Programs, Volunteering|

2018 Shepherd’s Harvest Sheep and Wool Festival

      WHEN: May 11-13, 2018 WHERE: Washington County Fairgrounds, 12300 N. 40th St., Lake Elmo, MN 55042 Join WGM at the 2018 Shepherd's Harvest Sheep and Wool Festival held at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Celebrating its 20th anniversary, [...]

Sign up for private lessons at the Weavers Guild of Minnesota!

Want to have one-on-one instruction with an experienced, knowledgeable instructor? Set your personal goals and find the schedule that works for you. Learn more here: http://www.weaversguildmn.org/classes/private-lessons    

2017-12-19T09:44:59+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Programs|

Apply for Residency: The Future & WGM Team Up!

The Future residency invites artists, weirdos, punks, analog photographers, witches, healers, mediums, esoteric researchers, zinesters, astrologers, acupuncturists and beyond to engage with the space and community. This includes public, performance, and installation artists, those working in social practice and beyond. [...]

2017-09-08T08:08:28+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Programs|

WGM Garden Party: A Success!

A big thanks to Chillon Leach (longtime WGM member and soon to be board member) for hosting the first-ever WGM hosted garden party at her charming turn of the century home in Saint Paul. This event was an opportunity for [...]

Interest Groups – A great Way to Learn!

These member groups meet to discuss topics of specific interest or work on theme projects. They are open to all current WGM members. Participating in these groups is a great way for beginners–or experienced makers–to learn more about equipment and [...]

Rag Rug Crossword Answers (Midwest 2017)

Thank you to everyone at the 2017 Midwest Weavers Conference who visited our Rag Rug Study Exhibit. We hope you enjoyed exploring our rugs through the Crossword Puzzle Challenge. If your travels take you to Minneapolis, please visit us at [...]

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