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Please welcome WGM’s new Education Manager, Betsy Konop!

The WGM Education Search Committee is thrilled to announce that after a careful search, Betsy Konop of Portland, Oregon has accepted the position of Education Manager with the Weavers Guild of Minnesota and begins her new role at WGM on August [...]

Save the Date: September 13 member Chiaki O’Brien speaks about Japan

Thursday September 13, 2018 in the Textile Center Auditorium 6:30 presentation "Fiber Fair 101" with WGM Fiber Fair chairs 7:00 presentation "Fiber Lovers Enjoy Japan" with Chiaki O'Brien 8:00 show and tell 7pm presentation: "Fiber Lovers Enjoy Japan" WGM member [...]

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 in the areas of weaving, spinning and dyeing. Exhibition Location: Hopkins Center for the Arts second floor Lobby Gallery Exhibition Subject/Content/Theme: [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Did you know you can support our programming by shopping? @amazonsmile @shopwithscrip

There are TWO easy ways! via Amazon.com Select “Weavers Guild of Minnesota” as your charity on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. [...]

Maximize your Membership! (Free classes)

TO: WGM members that joined after June 1, 2015 FROM: Jere Thompson RE: Goldmine of WGM Resources Date: May 2018 Dear WGM member, Would you like to better use of your WGM membership?  There is a free class coming up [...]

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