//In the News

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, [...]

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|

WGM Garden Party: A Success!

A big thanks to Chillon Leach (longtime WGM member and soon to be board member) for hosting the first-ever WGM hosted garden party at her charming turn of the century home in Saint Paul. This event was an opportunity for [...]

Interest Groups – A great Way to Learn!

These member groups meet to discuss topics of specific interest or work on theme projects. They are open to all current WGM members. Participating in these groups is a great way for beginners–or experienced makers–to learn more about equipment and [...]

August 8: WGM Volunteer Appreciation Reception

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 5 to 7 pm Volunteer Appreciation Reception/Event Moscow on the Hill, Saint Paul   WGM Members are welcome to join us for an annual celebration of our volunteer community. We will be honoring: Board members who [...]

WGM “Cooks Corner”!

Thank you to Lynne Schneider who volunteered both as a WGM office ambassador AND on a archives project this week (THANK YOU!). Lynne discovered that WGM used to include a "cook's corner" with member recipes! Here is a capture from a [...]

WGM Online Photo Library

  We are now approaching nearly 5,000 images for the Weavers Guild of Minnesota! Images are organized by subject, topic or instructor. Many of the images were on the server but not properly labeled, so if you recognize a image [...]

Scandinavian Weavers Group Update

Scandinavian Weavers Group member Lisa Bauch is a fan of traditional red-and-white woven bands. Recently, feeling inspired by a beautiful display of bands on a cradle at the American Swedish Institute, she delved further into the topic for a paper [...]

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