/Exhibits

On the Walls of WGM: Norwegian and Swedish Tapestries from the Collection of Carol Johnson

Save the date: Talk by Robbie LaFleur, "Tapestry Treasures from the Collection of Carol Johnson" February 25, 6pm. Norwegian billedvev and rutevev, Swedish flamsk and rölakan—these are the Scandinavian terms for the wonderful tapestry treasures currently on view in the [...]

Join us January 3: Artist Talk for “Under Foot: Rugs from the Weavers Guild of Minnesota”

Join us January 3 for the artist talk for Under Foot: Rugs from the Weavers Guild of Minnesota at the Hopkins Center for the Arts! View a beautiful selection of rugs handwoven by members of the Guild. Artist Talk, Thursday, January 3, [...]

2018-12-31T16:01:28+00:00 December 18th, 2018|artist talk, Events, Exhibits, News|

Join us for “Under Foot”, December 6-January 6, at the Hopkins Center for the Arts

Join us for Under Foot: Rugs from the Weavers Guild of Minnesota at the Hopkins Center for the Arts! View a beautiful selection of rugs handwoven by members of the Weavers Guild.   Opening Reception: Thursday, December 6, from 6-8pm [...]

2018-12-09T12:52:18+00:00 November 28th, 2018|artist talk, Events, Exhibits, News, Rag Rug Study Group|

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 [...]

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