Other Fiber Guilds

Always in Stitches

Tigard, OR

Crochet guild that meets in Tigard

American Sewing Guild

National

An organization of sewing enthusiasts who connect with each other at local, national and web-based levels for activities, communication and networking.

Jane Stafford Online Guild

Global

Pay a yearly membership ‘dues’ and get access to a library of videos and PDF workbooks created by Jane Stafford

Tablet Weavers’ International Studies & Techiniques (TWIST)

Global

A volunteer-run organization that promotes and supports tablet weaving all over the world.

The Association of Northwest Weavers Guilds (ANWG)

Pacific Northwest

An association of fiber arts guilds located within the Pacific Northwest United States and Western Canada. ANWG provides services and support to its Member Guilds with the idea that combining resources and providing an economy of scale, services can be provided that would not be possible for the individual guilds to provide on their own.

The Handweavers Guild of America (HGA)

National

Our mission is to educate, support and inspire the fiber art community. We provide inspiration, instruction, and networking opportunities for fiber artists of all skill levels. The HGA facilitates the national convention, Convergence, on even years. It offers certificates of excellence in weaving, spinning, dyeing, and basket making.

The Portland Lace Society

Portland, OR

A chartered member of the International Organization of Lace, Inc. IOLI is a non-profit organization dedicated to the study and preservation of all types of laces including, but not limited to, bobbinlace, tatting, knitted lace, crochet, point lace, and needle lace.

Tigard Knitting Guild

Tigard, OR

Knitters sharing our love and passion for knitting, knit design, and crocheting.

American Kumihimo Society

National

Formed in January of 2016 as a resource for the braiding community in the Americas. While our focus is on Kumihimo, a Japanese style of braiding, we will provide support and education resources to promote and nurture the public understanding of braiding from many cultures.

Aurora Colony Handspinners Guild

Canby, OR

To promote awareness of the art and craft of handspinning in the community at large and to give spinners an opportunity to share, learn, educate and study.

Puddletown Knitters Guild

Portland, OR

Our mission is to promote a diverse community of knitters of all abilities, to support local fiber providers and artists from farm to needles, to model respect for the local fiber community by actively valuing their time and expertise.

The American Tapestry Alliance

National

A member-run organization that includes contemporary tapestry weavers of all levels of experience. We provide resources and opportunities for beginning, mid level and professional tapestry weavers, including a quarterly newsletter, monthly eNews and eKudos, Mentoring, workshops, Members Retreats, exhibition opportunities and an extensive website.

The Columbia Basin Basketry Guild

Portland, OR

Connects basket weavers, collectors, and enthusiasts from across the Pacific Northwest's Columbia River basin and beyond.

The National Basketry Organization

National

A non-profit organization that unites people interested in basketry to provide education and to promote basket making.

The Textile Society of America

Global

Provides an international forum for the exchange and dissemination of information about textiles worldwide, from artistic, cultural, economic, historic, political, social, and technical perspectives.

Weaving Guilds of Oregon, Inc. (WeGO)

Oregon

An organization of weaving, spinning and related fiber craft guilds in Oregon whose purpose is to encourage weaving and related fiber arts in Oregon, foster inter-guild cooperation and communication and to provide educational opportunities.

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