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Bid on Articles from Handspun wolf–to Benefit the International Wolf Center of Ely

2019-01-28T20:19:41+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Fundraising, In the News, News, Whorling Spinsters|

This February 1st, there will be an online silent auction benefiting the International Wolf Center of Ely, MN www.wolf.org. Weavers Guild member Chillon Leach has initiated this fiber related portion with full support of the IWC staff (who also obtained [...]

Class Highlight: Expanding the Pliable Plane with WGM Instructor Heather MacKenzie

2019-01-15T16:41:05+00:00 January 15th, 2019|News|

Imagine a folded piece of paper, like an envelope or ddakji disk. Now, imagine those shapes as cloth formed on the loom. In her class Expanding the Pliable Plane, Jerome Fellow and WGM instructor Heather MacKenzie leads students in exploring [...]

On the Walls of WGM: Norwegian and Swedish Tapestries from the Collection of Carol Johnson

2019-01-22T12:20:47+00:00 January 15th, 2019|artist talk, Events, Exhibits, Member News, News, Opportunities, Resources|

Save the date: Talk by Robbie LaFleur, "Tapestry Treasures from the Collection of Carol Johnson" February 25, 6pm. Norwegian billedvev and rutevev, Swedish flamsk and rölakan—these are the Scandinavian terms for the wonderful tapestry treasures currently on view in the [...]

Update from the Archive Committee: Digitizing WGM’s Newsletters

2019-01-15T12:23:23+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Archives, Resources|

The Archive Committee is in the process of digitizing the Weavers Guild of Minnesota's entire collection of newsletters. The newsletters are wonderful sources of information about weaving drafts, spinning techniques, and sources for natural dyes, as well as classes and [...]

Save the date: WGM February Member Meeting & Film Screening

2019-01-15T11:42:21+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Events, member meetings, Membership, News, Opportunities|

WGM February Member Meeting & Film Screening Sunday, February 10, 2–4 pm Location: George Latimer Central Library, Andy Boss Community Room (4th floor) Join us for a winter matinee at the George Latimer Central Library (Saint Paul). We’ve reserved a [...]

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