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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 [...]

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 [...]

WGM Tours: Performing Arts Archives @umnlib

When: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM CDT Where: Elmer L. Andersen Library 222 21st Avenue South, Suite 213, Minneapolis, MN 55455 *we will meet at the site. Parking and transportation information: https://www.lib.umn.edu/andersen/visitor-information UPDATE from our host: Here is a link [...]

WGM Internship Project: StoryCorps Interviews @StoryCorps

Are you or someone you know a journalism, marketing, liberal arts student looking for a professional experience that is project-based? The Weavers Guild of Minnesota, located in the Textile Center (on the Prospect Park LRT stop, close to campus) is [...]

WGM Road Trip! Will you join us as a Minnesota Ambassador?

The Weavers Guild of Minnesota is looking for members who live in (or members who "identify" with - i.e. feel significantly connected to) non-metro Minnesota to help us further our weaving, spinning and dyeing programming goals in greater Minnesota. Would [...]

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 [...]

2018-01-15T15:25:15-06:00January 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 [...]

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