Other Fiber Guilds

Crochet guild that meets in Tigard

Always in Stitches

Tigard, OR

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

American Sewing Guild

National

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

Jane Stafford Online Guild

Global

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

Tablet Weavers’ International Studies & Techiniques (TWIST)

Global

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 Association of Northwest Weavers Guilds (ANWG)

Pacific Northwest

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 Handweavers Guild of America (HGA)

National

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.

The Portland Lace Society

Portland, OR

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

Tigard Knitting Guild

Tigard, OR

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.

American Kumihimo Society

National

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.

Aurora Colony Handspinners Guild

Canby, 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.

Puddletown Knitters Guild

Portland, OR

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 American Tapestry Alliance

National

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

The Columbia Basin Basketry Guild

Portland, OR

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

The National Basketry Organization

National

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

The Textile Society of America

Global

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.

Weaving Guilds of Oregon, Inc. (WeGO)

Oregon

Portland
Handweavers
Guild

Promoting excellence in handweaving, spinning and other fiber arts for over 60 years

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