Fall 2020 Iowa Federation Meeting.

The Des Moines Weavers and Spinners Guild will host the Fall Federation meeting Saturday October 24th.  Our guest speaker will be Kathrin Weber.  This meeting will be held at Franklin Jr High  4801 Franklin Ave Des Moines, IA 50310.  We will have vendors and an opportunity to order in lunch.  We will also have a list of local restaurants if you would prefer to go out for lunch.


We are having 2 3-day workshops by Kathrin Weber on Focus on the Warp (Controlling Creative Chaos).  We do have 5 spots open for Oct 26th, 27th & 28th.  The cost is  $350 which includes snacks, drinks and lunch all three days.  $100 deposit is due at the time of sign up and the remainder due by July 1st.  We will have a waiting list in case people do not pay. 


More information in August/September time frame on how to order and prepay for lunch.



The Des Moines Weavers and Spinners Guild is hosting a 75th Anniversary Fiber Arts Celebration on April 24th & 25th.  There will be vendors, food trucks, classes, demonstrations, presentations and a community art project.  Friday evening will be a VIP night 5-8pm.  A $10 advanced ticket or $12 at the door.  Saturday 9-4 is free.  Please see our FB page for information or our website DesMoinesWeaversGuild.org

Spring 2021 Iowa Federation Meeting

The Spring 2021 Iowa Federation Meeting date has been set.

Please reserve Saturday April 17 for the spring 2021 meeting hosted by the Northeast Iowa Weavers & Spinners Guild.  Well-know fiber artist Stephenie Gaustad will offer two presentations at the meeting and will also teach a one or two day workshop while she is in Waterloo.  The Guild has reserved the Waterloo Center fo the Arts and will invite vendors to the April 17th event.