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 opens November 17 at 9:00 am

December 8, 2018
Guild Potluck Brunch 
Yarn/Book Sale
Location:  Saint Mark Presbyterian Church, 10701 Old Georgetown Road, North Bethesda, Maryland 20852
Hours 10 am to 1:00 pm.

January 12, 201
Rebecca A. T. Stevens
Program: Storytelling Textiles
Mini Workshop: Making Art Together

February 9, 2019
Jim Hay
Program: The “Window” from Sculpture into Cloth: Some windows open a world view
Mini Workshop: Where’s the Door?
Extended Workshop #1: For the Love of Cloth
Extended Workshop #2: The Dots Have It

March 9, 2019
Becka Rahn
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
Sue Stone
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
Teddi Fine
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
Suzi Click
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.**

  

The Guild welcomes new members.  Members are not required to have any particular level of expertise, only a desire to learn and share.  You are welcome to attend any of our programs in deciding if you would like to join us!  $40 Annual Membership to include:

*Workshops require pre-registration and participation fees