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

Lace shawl knitted by Louise Young

Lace shawl

Artist: Louise Young

Lace shawl knitted with handspun Shetland wool

Fair Island sweater

Artist: Louise Young

Fair Island sweater of hand spun Shetland dyed with natural dyes.  There are 13 colors of yarn in this sweater!

Shetland lace shawl

Artist: Louise Young

Detail of traditional Shetland lace shawl, hand spun and hand knit. The shawl used 4000 yards of yarn and weighs in at a quarter of an ounce


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

Upcoming Events

Dec
9
Wed
10:00 am Weaving Study Group: Canceled un...
Weaving Study Group: Canceled un...
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This year we are studying Summer & Winter Weave. All are welcome.
Dec
10
Thu
12:30 pm Felting Study Group: Canceled un...
Felting Study Group: Canceled un...
Dec 10 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
We have some very exciting happenings this fall: we have the opportunity to work with Mary Reichert, an expert in rug felting, on a Community Rug project. In the past, we have explored needle felting,... View Article
Dec
12
Sat
10:00 am Rigid Heddle Study Group: Cancel...
Rigid Heddle Study Group: Cancel...
Dec 12 @ 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
Dec
19
Sat
10:00 am Spinning Study Group: Canceled u...
Spinning Study Group: Canceled u...
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Spinning group continues to meet every 3nd Saturday in the Fiber Studio. We meet from 10:00 am-2:00 pm and lunch is informal, bring a sandwich if you want. Stay for the entire time, or... View Article
Jan
9
Sat
10:00 am Rigid Heddle Study Group: Cancel...
Rigid Heddle Study Group: Cancel...
Jan 9 @ 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

Guild News

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 →