Online Renewals will begin on July 1 and are open until August 10.

It's easy to do online.

PLEASE NOTE: Registration will begin on August 15.  Check back then.

Journeyman Ratings

Penny Lacroix (weaver39@gmail.com)

The Journeyman Study group is intended to provide an informal forum for peers to discuss ideas, provide inspiration and share progress on potential submission pieces. Membership is open to those who have completed the Apprentice Rating and are pursuing or thinking about pursuing the Journeyman Rating.

No upcoming events at the moment

Coverlets

Gay McGreary (coverletweaver@gmail.com

 Interested members will explore the design elements of early American handwoven coverlet through fabric analysis of early coverlet and deciphering early drafts.

Guild Member Information

All guild members are encouraged to watch for more information.  

Volunteer opportunities for "Yarn and Equipment Yard Sale" are now open.  

To sign up, just follow the instructions on the page. It only takes a few seconds to do.

Please add your name to the Wait List above if a class is full.  With enough interest, we may be able to offer an extra session or two.

Members may view the video of our March Afternoon Lecture - Bobbie Irwin,

SHIMMERING COLORS: THE MAGIC OF IRIDESCENCE

Available through Sunday, March 9, 2022

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.

The Summer Video Series

As a new membership benefit, the 2021 Summer Series offers you the opportunity to view the Morning Workshop recordings from the 2020-2021 season.  Only one class left!  Don't miss it.

 

Each video will be available to registered attendees for 7 days, during which time you can watch as often as you wish. Handouts included.

August 11 - 17   Shadow Weave with Anne Graham

 

          -- Renewed members may register now for the July & August Video Workshops.

 

To register, go to the Education tab.  Click on the button: Summer 2021 Video Series.

Winter Series 2022

The 2022 Winter Series offers Guild members an opportunity to view the Morning Workshop recordings from the Fall 2021 season.  Each video will be available to registered attendees for 7 days, during which time you can watch as often as you wish with full video control such as pause, back up, and fast forward. Handouts for each workshop will be available for download on the website video page.  In addition, we are offering all three sessions of Janet Phillips' workshop on Designing Woven Fabric during a 3 week period in February.

WGB Yarn and Equipment Sales

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Clean Out the Old and Bring Home the New...

A YARN AND EQUIPMENT YARD SALE. 

on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2021 from 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

at Beth Guertin’s Garage

49 Pleasant Street, Waltham, MA

Cash, Check and Credit card accepted

 

Members may read more at the Members Only Program page.

Summer Series 2021

The 2021 Summer Series offers Guild members an opportunity to view the Morning Workshop recordings from the 2020-2021 season.  Each video will be available to registered attendees for 7 days, during which time you can watch as often as you wish with full video control such as pause, back up, and fast forward. Handouts for each workshop will be available for download on the website video page. 

WGB Members' Study Groups on Zoom  

 

Look for information on the Education Tab and sign-up on the Study Group page.

 

  • Coverlets - Explore design elements of early American handwoven coverlets.

  • Exploring Woven Fabrics by Janet Phillips - Study Exploring Woven Fabrics by Janet Phillips. 

  • Journeyman Ratings - an informal forum for peers to discuss ideas, provide inspiration and share progress. 

  • New and Occasional Weavers - From first years of learning to weave along with those who haven’t been weaving very often, a look at basics and specific interests.

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

SHIMMERING COLORS: THE MAGIC OF IRIDESCENCE

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Meet Me at the Museum!

Call a friend, make a date,

Don't miss these inspiring shows of our history and artistry!

Charles River Museum of Industry and Innovation, charlesrivermuseum.org

Fuller Craft Museum Home for Contemporary Craft, fullercraft.org

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YARN SALE JUNE 10 - 12

Friday & Saturday    9am - 4pm

Sunday                     10am - 3pm

WGB has inherited about 1000 pounds of yarns from a very generous member.

 

There is wool, cotton and chenille and more, plus equipment, books and magazines. Members are welcome to donate (100 % to WGB) to the sale. The guild cannot financially afford to store yarns so we need to sell this very generous donation to help the guild.

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The sale is at Beth Guertin’s home/garage

170 Arlington Street, Leominster, MA 01453 

beth@aplacetoweave.com     781-640-4343    

Cash, check and credit card accepted

Come and Tell all your friends!