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 Blanket

Artist: Louise Young

Handspun fleece from 27 Northern European Short Tail breeds of sheep. Blanket hand woven in Shadow Weave.

Lace shawl knitted by Louise Young

Lace shawl

Artist: Louise Young

Lace shawl knitted with handspun Shetland wool

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


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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

Jan
18
Sat
10:00 am Spinning Study Group
Spinning Study Group
Jan 18 @ 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
21
Tue
5:30 pm Spinning Yarn with Louise Young
Spinning Yarn with Louise Young
Jan 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
There’s something magic about spinning: the spinner takes a handful of loose fibers and –abracadabra! – out comes yarn. A wheel is usually involved but beyond that making yarn seems like one of those processes... View Article
Feb
7
Fri
all-day Carol James Sprang Workshop
Carol James Sprang Workshop
Feb 7 – Feb 9 all-day
Carol James Sprang Workshop
Sprang is an ancient twining technique which predates knitting, although museum pieces using sprang are often mislabeled as knitted. The word sprang comes to us from Sweden, but sprang was practiced not only in northern... 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 →

Felting Study Group

The felting study group met on January 10 to create felted vessels. The vessels incorporated plant matter including lichen, hydrangeas,... Read more →