Meetings

Southwest Utah Branch

Who We Are

We are a group of spinners and weavers in Southwest Utah that get together monthly during the winter months to learn and exchange information.

We are a Branch of the Mary Meigs Atwater Weaving Guild in Salt Lake City

Email for more information

Meetings

  • Saturday, 15 Oct 2022, 10 am
  • Monday, 14 Nov 2022, 5:30 pm
  • Monday, 12 Dec 2022, 5:30 pm
  • Monday, 9 Jan 2023, 5:30 pm

We are meeting at the St George Library, 88 W 100 S, St George UT, in the Joy Atkin Conference Room B, inless otherwise noted.

At each meeting, we have a show and tell section where we show what we have been weaving and spinning.

  • Saturday, 15 Oct 2022, 10 am to mid afternoon. Indigo dying.
  • Location: Doni Pack's house.

  • Monday, 14 Nov 2022, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Diversified plain weave
  • Location: Nancy Crowley’s house
  • We will meet at Nancy’s house to see the look set up with two beams for diversified plain weave. We will discuss the structure and tips and tricks.

  • Monday, 9 Jan 2023, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. My IWC Project.
  • Location: St George library.
  • Dona Fisher

  • Monday, 13 Feb 2023, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. My IWC Project.
  • Location: St George library.
  • Judy Harlin

  • Monday, 13 Mar 2023, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. My IWC Project.
  • Location: St George library.
  • Leader needed

  • Monday, 10 Apr 2023, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. My IWC Project.
  • Location: St George library.
  • Isabell Lee

  • Monday, 8 May 2023, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. My IWC Project.
  • Location: St George library.
  • Dana Tisher

Outreach

At various events, we demonstrate weaving and spinning in order to get awareness and to tell people about our weaving branch. If you help at one of these events, there will be a warped loom with the weft available. You can weave on the loom or bring your own spinning wheel, inkle loom or card loom.

Library

The weaving branch has a library of books that can be checked out for free by any member of the Mary Meigs Atwater Weaving Guild.

Library Books.

Library Magazines.

If you want to check out a book, e-mail Nancy at Southwest Utah Weavers

Handwoven Indexes

The weaving branch library has many of the Handwoven magazines. Here are the indexes so you can look up what issues you want to check out.

Handwoven Index for 1979 to 2004

Handwoven Index for 2005 to 2011

Handwoven Index for 2012 to 2016

Weaving Classes

The St. George Weaving Studio has classes at 400 S. Donlee Drive (On the "D" hill) on Tuesdays from 4 to 7 pm.

To register, reserve a loom or for more information, call Sandra at 435-673-3273.