New Felting Study Group

May 12, 2017

A Felting Study group has been formed, with the premier meeting on May 10, 2017. Future meetings will be held 4th Monday of each month from 5-7 at the Studio. Summer 2017  dates are as follows;   May 22nd,  June... View Article

By Member for Member 2017

February 7, 2017

Members of the Duluth Fiber and Handcrafters Guild gathered together on Saturday, February 4 for a fun day of small, informal member-taught classes.  This year’s classes included: Paint a Picture in Wool with Dawn Bendiske SAORI-style Art Weaving with Kathy... View Article

Another Successful Sale

December 6, 2016

Thanks to all who shopped, created and sold beautiful items, and volunteered! The 2016 Fiber Fair and Sale was a great success.

2016 Fiber Fair & Sale Preparations

November 11, 2016

We have been busily preparing for the 2016 DFHG Fiber Fair and Sale, to be held on December 8.  On October 29th, build members met for a paper painting/decorating session.  At the following guild meeting on November 7, guild items... View Article

Convergence in Milwaukee

August 8, 2016

Our Guild was represented this August at Convergence in Milwaukee by twelve DFHG members attending.  Our own Janet Meany was there signing copies of the new printing of her Rag Rug book.  Anyone who has been unable to locate a... View Article

2016 Annual Fiber Retreat

August 1, 2016

The annual fiber retreat was graciously hosted in July by Helmutt and Ruth Schmidt-Beaumler at their beautiful home set amongst the cedar trees in Castle Danger.  Those fortunate enough to attend enjoyed a relaxing retreat with great conversation and meals... View Article

2016 Spring Meeting

April 8, 2016

Highlights of our Spring, 2016 meeting included the election of new guild officers and show and tell. Welcome to our new officers: President – Katie Chmielewski President-Elect – Teresa Clayton Secretary – Kathy Wolfe Treasurer – Kit Sitter Member at... View Article

Fiber Skills Teacher Workshop

March 25, 2016

On Friday, March 5, the Guild hosted a workshop for the Northeast region art teachers. Guild members taught the teachers a number of easy dyeing, felting, and weaving projects that could be used for K-12 students.  After the hands on... View Article

2015 Fiber Fair and Sale

December 8, 2015

Thanks to an a great turnout from DFHG Members and the support of our wonderful community, the December 5, 2015 Fiber Sale was a great success! Thank you to all who supported our guild by shopping, spreading the word, and... View Article