WGM tour of “Hearts of Our People,” July 16 at 1pm

Join WGM for a tour of Hearts of Our People, an exhibition featuring the work of more than 100 Native women artists, organized by and presented at the Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia). Our guide, Mia curator Jill Alberg Yohe, [...]

2019-07-05T10:53:15+00:00 July 5th, 2019|Events, News, Opportunities, Tour|

Adventures with yaks! Whorling Spinsters dispatch from Hot Disch Farm

By Judith Preckshot In early May Hazel Lutz, Kianna Fowler, Celeste Grant and I—all members of the Whorling Spinsters—finally made it out to visit Hot Disch Yak Farm after an aborted attempt in mid-April thanks to our  big spring snowstorm: [...]

Heather MacKenzie “Encrypted Textiles”

Encrypted Textiles Minneapolis artist Heather MacKenzie practices hand weaving and experiments with encrypted woven storytelling. She regards woven textiles as sensual while simultaneously embedding them with complex mathematical information. KFAI’s Dixie Treichel produced this audio portrait. https://soundcloud.com/minneculture/encrypted-textiles Heather's work can be [...]

2019-06-03T13:42:48+00:00 June 3rd, 2019|Exhibits, Member News, News|

Fiber to the People Pop-Up at Shepherd’s Harvest Sheep and Wool Festival

Special Fiber to the People Program! Shepherd's Harvest Sheep and Wool Festival Washington County Fairgrounds Saturday, May 11: 9am-5pm Sunday, May 12: 10am-4pm It's that time again! Join us for a fun weekend of weaving and spinning at the Shepherd's [...]

2019-05-07T11:32:56+00:00 May 7th, 2019|News|

Fiber to the People Pop-Up at Aspire Artisan Studios and Folk School

Special Fiber to the People Program! Aspire Artisan Studios & Folk School's Pop-up General Store Saturday, May 18: 10am-4pm We're looking forward to taking part in the Aspire Artisan Studios & Folk School's Pop-up General Store on Saturday, May 18. [...]

2019-05-07T11:33:06+00:00 May 7th, 2019|News|

WGM Annual Member Meeting & Board Vote, May 16

WGM ANNUAL MEETING Thursday, May 16, 2019 6:30pm Socialize/potluck supper 7pm Business/Program in the Textile Center auditorium All Weavers Guild of Minnesota members are invited to attend our annual meeting and potluck on Thursday May 16. This is a great [...]

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