Wednesday Morning Workshops 

This Fall we offer two or three workshops in September, October and November.  We will meet via Zoom from 10:00am until noon.

 

In the Spring, we offer two live in-person workshops as well as one Zoom workshop in March and April. Live in-person workshops are open to the public.

 

We hope the workshops will provide an opportunity to broaden one's understanding of weaving and related areas. 

Three-Day Workshop, March 10-12, 2022 with Bobbie Irwin

SHIMMERING COLORS: THE MAGIC OF IRIDESCENCE

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The Weavers’ Guild of Boston Study Groups 

As a new benefit to membership and a continuation of our educational charter, the Guild is creating a Study Group program.  The Study Group program will be overseen by a Study Group Coordinator, and each Study Group will be independently organized by a Study Group Manager.  Each Study Group will have a section on the website for their private use; to share images or ideas, organize meetings, set up guidelines and topics, etc.

In a Study Group, everyone is a student and everyone is a teacher.  A Study Group is not a class, but is a gathering to share ideas and learning experiences.  We hope our members will want to join in.

New Study Groups

Coverlets 

Double Weave 

Exploring Woven Fabrics by Janet Phillips 

Journeyman Ratings

New and Occasional Weavers

New Guild Challenge for 2021-2022

A new guild challenge has been issued for the 2021-2022 year.  Members may find complete details on the Membership tab under 'Programs'.

Ratings Program

The Guild offers a weaving ratings program for full members.  Four levels may be achieved by a weaver:  Apprentice, Journeyman, Master, and Master Plus.  The program is a valuable study guide which offers critical analysis of your work as you progress and bestows recognition on those who meet the standards.

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Shannon Mathers - Master Weaver 2020

Publications

The Weavers' Guild of Boston is proud to offer copies of our 90th Anniversary book, Interlaced, and several monographs written by members.

Library

Due to COVID-19 the library at the Church is currently closed and will remain closed as long as the Guild is meeting virtually. If there is a specific book you would like, please contact the Librarian (joanne@bookus-Boulet.com) to discuss arrangements for borrowing.

Weaving Teachers

WGB connects people seeking weaving instruction with guild members who teach. 

Members' Samples
May 2021 - Linda Snook
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Members - click on photo to view the draft.

Education Grants

Any full guild member in good standing with at least one year's membership may apply for an Education Grant.  The aggregate lifetime total granted to any one member will be $1000.