//Upcoming Meetings & Events
Upcoming Meetings & Events 2018-03-13T07:33:43+00:00

Upcoming Meetings & Events (in addition to classes):

March 22, 2018, 6-9pm | “Goldstein Museum of Design Cocktails by Design: Making @ Weavers Guild of Minnesota at the Textile Center with Eat Street Social. Signature drinks, Delightful nosh, Demonstrations and Maker experiences. Textile Center Shop will be open as well as the galleries! More info: goldstein.design.umn.edu
Tickets: cocktailsbydesignmaking.brownpapertickets.com

April 13, 2018 | WGM @ World Art Day, Northrop. More info: www.northrop.umn.edu/events/world-art-day

April 19, 2018, 7pm | Artist Lecture: Catharine Ellis, “Making a Case for Natural Dyes”
The work of Catharine Ellis has always combined both weaving and dyeing. After years of creating textiles using synthetic dyes, ten years ago Catharine made the decision to completely change her practice to incorporate only natural colorants. She will describe the reasons she made this decision, some of the challenges she faced, and how she has learned to use natural dyes to achieve complex, artistic results.

May 11-13, 2018 | WGM @ Shepherd’s Harvest Festival 2018. More info: shepherdsharvestfestival.org

May 24, 2018, 6:30pm-8pm | WGM Member Potluck and Annual Meeting, details TBA. All Weavers Guild of Minnesota members are invited to attend our annual meeting and potluck on Thursday May 24th. Select the new slate of officers for the WGM board of directors and actively participate in group discussions. The WGM board of directors wants to hear from you on issues you find important to nurturing the vibrant community at WGM. Stay tuned for more details!

June 14, 2018 | Visiting Artist Lecture: John Mullarkey, “What to Do with Bands” What to do with all of those Bands! A review of the historical and contemporary uses for bands both tablet woven and otherwise.
Event contact: education@weaversguildmn.org

June 15, 16 2018 | WGM @ Northern Spark 2018, details TBA.
Event contact: bbowman@weaversguildmn.org

April 2019 | WGM Exhibition at Owatonna Arts Center, details TBA.
Event contact: bbowman@weaversguildmn.org

September 4 – October 26, 2019 | WGM Exhibition at Great River Arts Galleries, Little Falls, details TBA. Event contact: bbowman@weaversguildmn.org

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