Prince George Fibre Arts Guild
Check out the Workshops in Spinning and Weaving , and the Classes in Knitting and Felting being offered in April.
Guild Memberships are now due for 2022 - 2023.
$52.50 Active Member, $26.25 Associate and $26.25 Full-time Student.
Sign up online at https://pgfibrearts.ca/membership, membership forms available in the Guild Room. Membership is required to vote at AGM, become a Guild officer or participate in guild sales.
In-Person Guild Drop-Ins have resumed for Guild Members and the public.
Social distancing and masks are required at this time,
masks are available at the door.
Learn to Spin, Weave, Knit, Crochet and Finish your Project Drop-In at Prince George Fibre Arts Guild Room at Studio 2880, 2880-15th Avenue (Upstairs)
Free to members and a $5.00 drop-in fee for non-members.
Join us to Learn, Create, Teach, Mentor, Socialize, Share and Have Fun
Check out our upcoming Workshops and Classes.
Tuesdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Drop-Ins open to everyone, Zoom Meeting for Guild Members Only.
Thursdays 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Drop-Ins open to everyone, Zoom Meeting for Guild Members Only.
Thursdays 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Drop-Ins open to everyone.
|Sundays 11:30 am to 3:30 pm - Drop-Ins open to everyone, Zoom Meetings for Guild Members Only.|
In-Person Guild Drop-Ins are resuming in the Guild Room as we follow Provincial Health Orders on indoor organized gatherings.
Monthly gathering 7:00pm 2nd Tuesday except July and August
Annual General Meeting 7:00pm 2nd Tuesday of September
Movie Night 7:00pm last Tuesday of each month
Gourmet Festival ~ Friday, June 9th to Sunday, June 11th
BC Northern Exhibition ~ Thursday, August 17th to Sunday, August 20th
Great Northwest Fibre Fest ~ Sunday, August 27th
Studio Fair ~ Friday, November 3rd to Sunday, November 5th
Guild Sale ~ first 2 weekends in December
Upcoming 2022/23 Guild Meetings
Show & Tell the 2nd Tuesday of each month. No meetings held in July and August.
Guild Business Meetings are held quarterly on the 2nd Wednesday of March, June, September and December.
‘Back to Basics’ Movie Nights ~ The last Tuesday Drop-In of each month. Learn from the Masters. Workshop videos will be shown on carding, spinning, plying, design, natural dyeing, felting, wheel mechanics and much more so join us for an informative evening. Upcoming videos will be listed in the newsletter.
Visit us at our Guild Building on Heritage Lane at Exhibition Park, August 18th - 21st. We will have a display of fibre arts, fibre sources and equipment. Try out a drum carder or spinning wheel. Hand-made fibre arts items for sale.
Home Arts and Horticulture
The oldest division and a cornerstone to any fair or exhibition are the Home Arts & Horticulture Divisions. Dozens of sections including baking, woodworking, spinning & weaving, quilting, cut flowers & baskets and hundreds of classes to enter are all featured in our annual Prize Book.
We encourage folks to enter at least three Classes and challenge three friends to do the same! Let’s fill Home Arts & Horticulture with a sea of ribbons. The deadline for Home Arts & Horticulture entries is Thursday August 4th, 2022, by 4:00pm. Entry forms included Prize Book.
September 21st ~ Annual General Meeting by Zoom
March 10th, 2020 Guild Business Meeting
March 8th, 2020 Carding and Combing Fleece
February 22nd & 23rd, 2020 Laura Fry will be teaching a second Beginner’s Weaving Workshop.
February 15th & 16th, 2020 Laura Fry will be teaching a Beginner’s Weaving Workshop.
January 25th & 26th, 2020 Mary Lessman will be teaching a Natural Dyeing Workshop. Some of us are busy collecting marigold and Calendula petals and other vegetation.