/Exhibits

Call for Art: Rug show at Hopkins Center for the Arts

Exhibition Opportunity for WGM Members: The Weavers Guild of Minnesota seeks participants for an upcoming group exhibition celebrating the work of WGM members. Each artist may submit up to 3 pieces. Exhibition Subject/Content/Theme: Rugs (any kind, shape, size) by WGM [...]

2018-10-18T08:50:02+00:00 October 18th, 2018|Events, Exhibits, Membership, Opportunities|

State Fair work up at WGM + work by members of the Karen Weaving Circle

Following the Minnesota State Fair, members who entered the weaving and spinning categories at the fair are asked to show their pieces a second time at WGM--giving all of us a chance to see the work up close! Stop by [...]

2018-10-09T15:05:06+00:00 October 9th, 2018|Exhibits, MN State Fair, News|

Weaving & Leaving a Legacy: Chuck Benson

These rugs were woven by members of the Rag Rug Study Group. (We meet the third Tuesday of every month, 6:30 at WGM.) We wove these rugs in memory of Chuck Benson, a Rag Rug Study Group member who died [...]

Exhibition On View: “Selections from the Weavers Guild of Minnesota”; Opening, September 13 from 4-6pm at MRAC

From now until the end of November, stop by the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council offices and view select works from members of the Weavers Guild of Minnesota. The exhibition runs September 1 through November 30. Want to meet the makers behind these [...]

2018-09-06T10:30:24+00:00 September 6th, 2018|Events, Exhibits, News|

Federation 2018 Invite

Federation is a fun weekend retreat for all fiber artists. All weavers, spinners, knitters, dyers and more are welcome to join us. October 12-14 on Lake Carlos outside of Alexandria, MN. This year Maddy Bartsch, Director of the Three Rivers [...]

WGM Member Opportunity: Call for art for Hopkins Center for the Arts Exhibition

Exhibition Opportunity: The Weavers Guild of Minnesota seeks participants for an upcoming group exhibition celebrating the work of WGM members. Artists may each submit up to 3 pieces. Exhibition Location: Hopkins Center for the Arts (HCA) second floor Lobby Gallery [...]

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 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 [...]

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