Events

Holiday Sale

The MMAWG is having a Holiday Sale the weekend before Thanksgiving. This is a great chance for you to sell all that weaving you have been doing.

If you have items you want to sell, you need to read the sales instructions and fill out the consignor sheet.

Dates: 16 - 17 Nov 2018. 16 Nov, 5 - 9 pm. 17 Nov, 10 am - 5 pm.

Location: South Valley Unitarian Universalist Church, 6876 South Highland Drive, Salt Lake City UT

Any handmade item made by the person selling the item can be sold, except for food. Examples include handwoven, knit, crocheted, quilted, pottery, wall art, ornaments, jewelry, and rugs. We need as much participation in order to be successful. Even if you have never sold anything before or only have one or two items, please participate in the sale. Having lots of items at the sale brings in lots of customers. Also, attend the sale and purchase something!

Sale Instructions

Consignor Sheet

Fiber Galore - Weaving and other Fiber Arts

Fiber Galore Info in PDF

Presented through St. George Arts by the St. George Weaving Studio , February 1, 2019 - February 25, 2019

Fiber Galore is a weaving and fiber exhibit organized by Sandra Sandberg at the request of the St. George Arts Director to demonstrate the skills and talents of the weavers. Having a broad representation from weavers throughout Utah and the surrounding area is critical to adding value to the future existence of the St. George Weaving Studio. The exhibit will be held in the Red Cliffs Gallery in St. George.

Guild Show Call For Entries

The MMAWG is having its 25th Biennial Guild Show on 7 March to 24 April 2018. The theme is "For the Love of Fiber".

The Show will be held at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 West 3100 South, Salt Lake City UT.

Artwork for this show can be made in any type of fiber art form — weaving, knitting, spinning, embroidery, basketry, felting, etc. Artwork should express the artist’s love of the fiber arts. This show represents all aspects of contemporary fiber art in Utah. Any Utah fiber artist may enter..

Entry Information. Drop off pieces on March 1, 2019, from noon to 6:00 p.m. at Utah Cultural Celebration Center. An entry fee of $15 (for Guild members) and $20 (for those who are not Guild members) will allow you to enter three pieces. Items completed in the past two years will be eligible for an award. You have the option of listing a selling price or marking the item not for sale. UCCC will deduct a 30 percent commission for all sold items.

Show Opening. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, March 7, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Awards will be presented, refreshments will be served, and all attendees can see the show.

Awards. A number of awards will be presented, including awards from Handwoven, Complex Weavers, and the national Surface Design Association. The Mary Atwater Weavers Guild will offer awards in the categories of functional and non-functional textiles, as well as Best of Show and People’s Choice.

Call For Entries PDF

Intermountain Weaver's

This is a great conference in a beautiful setting. They have 3 day and one day workshops taught by top professionals. The conference is held every other year.

The next conference is 25 - 28 July 2019 at Fort Lewis College in Durango

See Intermountain Weaver's for more information