2nd Monday of the month
September through June
Allen Methodist Church
16775 Allen West
General Meeting: 6:30pm
For information, contact us
Skagit Valley Weavers Guild
To join the guild download the membership form below.
Download Skagit Valley Weavers Guild Membership Form PDF
If you are new to weaving, an experienced weaver or just interested in weaving, the Skagit
Valley weavers Guild would like to welcome you. Our Guild offers a great opportunity to spend
time with a group of like-minded individuals. We meet on the 2nd Monday of the month from
September through June. Our meetings include a short business meeting, "show-and-tell" and
interesting programs to inspire, teach and encourage.
Dues are $25 per year.
Benefits of membership
- With your membership, you will recieve our monthly newsletter.
- Your membership includes the opportunity to early registration for
workshops which are usually offered twice a year. These 2-3 day workshops
are presented by national and international teachers. The fees for workshps
are based on the number of participants. Worshops fill quickly with our members
and may not be offered to outside participants.
- Membership gives you access to our extensive library. We have a collection of over 200 books,
manuscripts, DVD's and magazines, many of which are out of print. We also have equipment which is
offered for loan to all members. New additions are added regularly.
- Membership gives you the opportunity to participate in our study groups. Some of the recent studies
have been garment design, Theo Moorman, rag weaving, lace weaving, kumihimo braiding, twill and krokbragd.
- Membership allows you to join in our varied outreach programs. Our guild regularly participates in the Mout Vernon
Highland Games and the Anacortes Arts Festival. Our members have taught adults and children in schools, homes and senior
centers; they have demonstrated at festivals, fairs and for service clubs. Participation in these outrreach programs is
not only fun, but very rewarding.
Skagit Valley Weavers' Guild welcomes you!
Open 6:00-6:30pm the day of the meeting.
Over 200 books, periodicals, workshop book
and monographs, Video tapes and DVD's, Handwoven,
Circulating items are loaned for one month, meeting to
meeting. Items are due at the following meeting.
Tools for weaving and spinning are available for members to
check out.These items Include, Shuttle, Spindle and Dyepot, Looms,
spinning wheels, and other spinning and equipment.