Our Duluth, Minnesota Guild members

gather together for learning and fellowship in appreciation of the fiber arts. Join us and explore weaving, spinning, dyeing, knitting, basketry, felting, beading and other allied crafts.

from our guild portfolio

27 NEST Sweater

Artist: Louise Young

Handspun fleece from 27 Northern European Short Tail breeds of sheep. Hand knit sweater is based on a 19th century Swedish design

Naturally dyed white fleece

Artist: Louise Young

Knit shawl

Artist: Ruth Schmidt-Baeumler

This was knit from gray alpaca and black cotton and it is very warm!


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Join Us!

Members of the Duluth Fiber Guild have access to study groups, special events, resources including a library and rental equipment, and a fabulous community of new fiber friends.   Learn more about Membership.

Upcoming Events

May
8
Sat
10:00 am May Educational Program @ Zoom
May Educational Program @ Zoom
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A special program just for DFHG members: Tradition is Change presentation from Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum & Folk Art School Stretching for Fiber Artists Three Rivers Fibershed presentation
10:00 am Rigid Heddle Study Group @ Zoom
Rigid Heddle Study Group @ Zoom
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
From scarves to ponchos, placemats to mug rugs, we can weave it all! Whether you are a beginner or have years of experience, you are welcome to join us as we explore this type of... View Article
10:00 am Rigid Heddle Study Group: Cancel...
Rigid Heddle Study Group: Cancel...
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Not sure if you like weaving? Interested in learning a new portable hobby? Looking for a way to bust through that yarn stash? We have two looms for members to rent (Schacht 15” Cricket &... View Article
May
12
Wed
10:00 am Floor Loom Study Group @ Zoom
Floor Loom Study Group @ Zoom
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This year, we are not doing a particular weave study, but are problem solving and brainstorming ideas for anyone’s issues. We are working to keep one another motivated to continue on our fiber projects during... View Article
10:00 am Weaving Study Group: Canceled un...
Weaving Study Group: Canceled un...
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This year we are studying Summer & Winter Weave. All are welcome.
May
13
Thu
12:30 pm Felting Study Group @ Zoom
Felting Study Group @ Zoom
May 13 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Whether you are interested in needle felting or wet felting, please join us! We hope to inspire each other as we share our projects and knowledge in this informal gathering.

Guild News

Early 2021 Update

Nomad-time continues for the Guild at present. With our stuff in storage and meetings and most Study Groups attended via... Read more →

Spring into Sprang!!

Sprang is an ancient twining technique which predates knitting. Carol James will be teaching a sprang workshop hosted by the Duluth Fiber Handcrafters Guild this February. Read more →