Welcome! The Potomac Fiber Arts Guild is an association of over 300 fiber artists located in the metropolitan Washington, DC area. We provide educational programs, study groups, collaboration and fellowship around a wide range of fiber arts, including weaving, spinning, knitting, quilting, felting, dyeing and surface design, for members and as outreach activities.
All are welcome! Join us here.
Spring 2019 registration is open
February 9, 2019
Program: The “Window” from Sculpture into Cloth: Some windows open a world view
Mini Workshop: Where’s the Door?
Extended Workshop: For the Love of Cloth and The Dots Have It
March 9, 2019
Program: The Power of Designing Your Own Fabric
Mini Workshop: Fabric Design: Kaleidoscope Geometrics (3 sessions)
Extended Workshop: Fabric Design: From Rectangles to Repeats
April 13, 2019
Program: Every Picture Tells a Story
Mini Workshop: Take One Stitch – Exploring Backstitch as a Drawing Tool
Extended Workshop: Every Picture Tells a Story
May 11, 2019
Program: Beading and Its Historical Roots: a journey through time and place
Mini Workshop: Mermaid’s Tears Earbobs: Intro to Cubic Right Angle Weave
Extended Workshop: Circle the Stone: How to Bezel (Almost) Anything
June 8, 2019
Program: The Power of Adornment
Mini Workshop: Scarf It Up: Create a Unique Scarf Using Ethnic Textiles
Extended Workshop: Make Your Own Art from Ethnic Textiles
**Priority for workshop reservations is given to PFAG Members and requires pre-registration and a workshop fee. Non-members are welcome to register as space allows.**