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Will you support WGM on Give to the Max day, November 14?

2019-11-07T16:33:48+00:00 November 7th, 2019|Fundraising, News|

Give to the Max Day is just one week away! Donate now through November 14 to support the largest--and one of the oldest--weaving and spinning guilds in the US. Read more about how we impact our community through classes, events, [...]

Join the Whorling Spinsters to benefit the International Wolf Center

2019-11-05T14:16:38+00:00 November 5th, 2019|Events, Meet up, Opportunities, Volunteering, Whorling Spinsters|

“Wild and Woolie” StevenBe’s Community Volunteer Knitting Event benefiting the International Wolf Center (Ely, MN) www.wolf.org Sunday, December 8, 2019, 12-4pm StevenBe’s, 3448 Chicago Ave. So., Minneapolis 55407 Spend an enjoyable afternoon volunteering with your fiber community at StevenBe’s, knitting [...]

On the Walls of WGM: Award-winning work from the MN State Fair

2019-10-23T10:08:56+00:00 October 23rd, 2019|Exhibits, MN State Fair|

Don't Miss! On the walls of WGM: Award-Winning work from the MN State Fair Thank you to Beth McLaughlin, our volunteer exhibition installer, who brings out the best in these fabulous pieces! Please check the calendar to ensure the floor [...]

Frida Hansen Talk at Norway House, October 26

2019-10-23T10:15:57+00:00 October 23rd, 2019|artist talk, Opportunities|

A Discussion of Innovation: Norwegian Tapestry Artist Frida Hansen Saturday, October 26, 2-3:30pm at Norway House, 913 E Franklin Ave Minneapolis Join textile artist (and WGM member) Robbie LaFleur for a lecture on the life and work of the innovative Norwegian tapestry [...]

New and Occasional Weavers (NOW) Group Meeting: November 10

2019-10-23T10:12:31+00:00 October 23rd, 2019|Interest Groups, NOW, Opportunities|

New and Occasional Weavers (NOW) Group Meeting: Crackle Weave—with Lucy Brusic Sunday, November 10 in the WGM Spinning room, 1 to 2:30pm The structure Crackle (thought to resemble the crackling on some pottery glazes) was the name given by Mary [...]

Member Meet-up: Navajo Textiles at Mia, October 17

2019-10-08T14:12:54+00:00 October 8th, 2019|Events, Exhibits, Meet up, Opportunities|

Join Weavers Guild members Jan Hayman and Arlene Monk for a group viewing and discussion of the exhibit, Hózho, Manifesting Beauty: Navajo Textiles from the Cahn Collections. This is not a docent guided tour, rather a sharing of impressions of [...]

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