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Scroll below to learn about us and what our Guild offers fiber enthusiasts of every level.

Guild Exhibition in Newhall

The Richness and Diversity of Contemporary Weaving

Sept 28, 2018 - Jan 18, 2019

 

 

Founded in 1946, the Southern California Handweavers’ Guild (SCHG) is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in the Los Angeles area. We are dedicated to advancing the knowledge and practice of handweaving and textile-related crafts.  We welcome fiber enthusiasts of all levels.

  • We love making textile crafts!

Benefits of Membership

Meetings
Library
Tie-Up Newsletter
Study Groups
Weaving Buddies
Outreach
Loom Rental
Yearly Challenge
Yahoo Group
Meetings

We usually meet on the second Saturday of every month from September through June for a fiber-related programs and workshops. See our programs.

Library

SCHG owns a library of over 2000 resources available to our members.  There is something available for all levels of weavers.  For more information contact.

Tie-Up Newsletter

Members receive a monthly newsletter, ten times a year, which includes information about the previous meeting, details about the upcoming meeting and various articles by members.   For more information contact.

Study Groups

SCHG has several on-going study groups including color study and South Bay.  Groups are as formal or informal as the members desire.

Weaving Buddies

If you are a member who is new to weaving or just want someone to call when you are stuck you may take advantage of our buddy program. You will be paired up with someone based on geographic area.

Outreach

We try to take advantage of every opportunity to demonstrate our craft in the community.  In the past few years we have demonstrated in the following locations:

Pierce College, Woodland Hills

Huntington Garden

Leonis Adobe Museum, Calabasas

LA Arboretum

 

For more information contact:Outreach Coordinator

Loom Rental

The Guild has several looms available for members to rent.   For more information contact Loom Rental Coordinator.

Yearly Challenge

Every May or June a project is presented to guild members to challenge them through the summer.

Yahoo Group

The Guild has a private Yahoo Group that allows members to keep in touch, send out announcements and ask for help.  If you have any questions contact:Yahoo Group Mom