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, [...]

NEA-sponsored Creative Center Training Institute for Artists and Administrators 2018

Imagine my excitement (!) to learn that I had been selected as a trainee for the National Endowment for the Arts-sponsored Creative Center Training Institute for Artists and Administrators, March 26 -March 30, 2018. I would be joining a group [...]

2018-04-10T07:38:21+00:00 April 5th, 2018|News|

Artist Talk on March 8: “Scandinavian Textile Treasures and Travel”

Refreshments: 6:30pm; Presentation: 7pm Textile Center Auditorium Program: Vesterheim’s 2017 Textile Study Tour focused on the textiles and traditions of southern Norway and Denmark. Participants learned about weaving, knitting, embroidery, folk costumes, spinning, sheep, mid-century design, and contemporary design. Following [...]

2018-03-01T16:03:10+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Events, Member News, News|

Weavers Guild of Minnesota in Midwest Home Magazine for ASI’s #craftBOWL! @AmSwedInstitute @MidwestHomeMag

Thank you, American Swedish Institute and Midwest Home magazine for the mention of the Weavers Guild of Minnesota! "Why did ASI decide to dedicate 2018 to a series called The Handmade? ASI has a longstanding history with the handmade agenda ever since the institute became [...]

2018-01-15T15:25:15+00:00 January 15th, 2018|In the News|

Weavers Guild of Minnesota at Art Shanty Projects 2018! @ArtShanty @theshiggins

The Weavers Guild of Minnesota is thrilled to participate in the 2018 Art Shanty Project! Demonstrators will be sharing weaving, spinning and dyeing-related maker activities in a beautiful architect-design Ghost Shanty on Lake Harriet in Minneapolis from January 21 - [...]

2018-01-03T08:51:29+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|News|
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