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Congrats, Mary Skoy!

Congrats Mary Skoy, winner of Textile Center's Spun Gold award From Textile Center: "Established in 1999, the Spun Gold Awards honor artists and advocates for lifetime dedication to Textile Center and fiber art." Read more, here---> In addition to the volunteer hours she puts [...]

2019-12-02T16:10:14+00:00 December 2nd, 2019|Member News, News|

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|

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 [...]

“Every Kind of Maker’s Tool” at Owatonna Arts Center April 7-28

Ever wonder how cloth is made? Curious about the different types of tools and looms used to weave? This exhibit showcases the creations of members of the Weavers Guild of Minnesota with a specific focus on the equipment used to create [...]

2019-04-05T14:54:43+00:00 April 5th, 2019|Exhibits, Member News, News|

Member Heather MacKenzie featured in The American Scholar

Wow! Great feature on one of our members, Heather MacKenzie in The American Scholar. "Weaving became more of a language that I could speak than a skill that I possessed. I don’t primarily consider myself an image-maker. I get a lot [...]

2019-04-05T14:55:51+00:00 April 2nd, 2019|In the News, Member News, Membership|
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