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


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.

  • Wednesday, 3 Jan 2024, 6 pm.
  • Zoom Class with Robyn Spady, The Fundamentals of Drafts
  • Sign up at Intermountain Weavers
  • Saturday, 13 Jan 2024, 6 pm.
  • Zoom Class with Deb Essen, Color and Weaving/li>
  • MMAWG sponsored class

  • Thursday, 8 Feb 2024, 6:30 pm.
  • Zoom Class on Tapestry/li>
  • MMAWG sponsored class
  • Monday, 12 Feb 2024, 1 pm to 3 pm. Claped warp and weft color weaving
  • Location: St George library.
  • Dona Fisher
  • Saturday, 24 Mar 2024, 10 am.
  • Zoom Class with Marcy Petrini, Tied and Untied Weaves on 8 Shafts
  • Sign up at Intermountain Weavers

  • Monday, 11 Mar 2024, 1 pm to 3 pm, Slide show of the show “The Threads That Bind Us”
  • Location: St George Library
  • Ivy DeHart

  • Monday, 8 Apr 2024, 1 pm to 3 pm. Card and inkle weaving.
  • Location: St George Library
  • Isabell Lee

  • Monday, 13 May 2024, 1 pm to 3 pm. Stash busting.
  • Location: St George Library
  • Bring items you want to rehome.


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.


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.