Ten Thousand Villages in Evanston will host Guatemalan backstop weaver Alida Perez on Thursday, August 18. For more information, go to http://www.tenthousandvillages.com/evanston#fndtn-home.
Our 2015-16 transition year will soon be coming to a close! We will begin collecting 2017 WGNS membership renewals at the September 1 meeting. Forms will be available at the meeting or on our website. Dues will again be $40 if paid by November … Continued
This biannual international weaving extravaganza will be held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin this year, July 30 to August 6. Convergence 2016 seminars, workshops and presentations will all take place at the Wisconsin Center in downtown Milwaukee. For complete information on enrollment, … Continued
WGNS Philanthropy has an impact. We received a lovely thank you note from the Garden Center Services in Burbank, IL, as well as photos of the happy recipients. We are so pleased to give back to the community in whatever way … Continued
Many members of the Weavers Guild of the North Shore will fondly remember Doris Rudoff, who passed away on July 12, 2014 at age 90, after a long and active life. A memorial service will be held to honor Doris … Continued
WGNS MEMBERS: CLICK HERE for details on this year’s WGNS Members’ Exchange Extravaganza!
Weavers Guild South is hosting its first ever Arts & Crafts Supply Resale! Come purchase weaving, sewing, quilting, and knitting supplies and equipment at low prices. See flyer below for details.
Sign up for one (or two!) of these upcoming workshops at the Fine Line Creative Arts Center in St. Charles, IL. Korean-American paper artist Aimee Lee will travel to Fine Line and teach two days of unparalleled paper workshops, of … Continued
Ever wonder what it might take to move a whole museum collection? The Textile Museum is in the process of opening a new museum complex with the George Washington University Museum. Museum staff recently assisted in the move of the … Continued
The Mid-Atlantic Fiber Association Workshop Weekend will be held July 16 – 19, 2015, in Millersville, PA. Registration opens January 1. For more information, please see http://mafa-conference-2015.org/index.php.