Please welcome WGM’s new Education Manager, Betsy Konop!

The WGM Education Search Committee is thrilled to announce that after a careful search, Betsy Konop of Portland, Oregon has accepted the position of Education Manager with the Weavers Guild of Minnesota and begins her new role at WGM on August [...]

Education at WGM (Update)

Convergence and Complex Weavers Attendees The Education Committee wants to hear from you. Be on the lookout for potential workshop instructors to visit WGM and teach. Send your suggestions to Connie LaTendresse and we’ll add it to our workshop ideas [...]

WGM at Hjemkomst!

This past weekend Melba Granlund traveled to Moorhead with one of the guild's warp-weighted looms to participate in the Scandinavian Hjemkomst & Midwest Viking Festival in Moorhead, Minnesota. The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County and Nordic Culture Clubs [...]

WGM at Northeast Farmers Market @nefarmersmarket

Volunteer! Summertime farmers market opportunity. Volunteers needed to demonstrate at a neighborhood outreach event at the Northeast Farmers Market on Saturday, September 8. Spend some time with your WGM friends sharing what we do, and also take an opportunity to [...]

WGM Tours: Small Dog Weaving Mill

WGM Tours: Small Dog Weaving Mill When: Thursday September 20, 2018, 2-6pm Where: Small Dog Weaving Mill, 335 25 1/4 Ave, Cumberland, WI, 54829 (612) 799-3802 *Specific site questions can be directed to norseweaver@smalldogweavingmill.com Join the Weavers Guild of Minnesota for a private small group [...]

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 [...]

WGM Member Opportunity: Call for art for MRAC Exhibition @MRAC_MN

All members are encouraged to participate! Not a member? Join us here> Exhibition Opportunity: WGM seeks participants for an upcoming group exhibition celebrating the work of WGM members in the areas of weaving, spinning and dyeing at the Metropolitan Regional Arts [...]

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 [...]

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