About The New York Guild of Handweavers


The New York Guild of Handweavers (NYGH) furnishes inspiration, information and mutual assistance to persons working in all aspects of handweaving.

tapestry loomMeetings

Everyone is welcome! Meetings are free for members and guests for a nominal fee.

September through April, with an occasional event in the mid-summer period.
The School of Visual Arts
Room 602C, 133 West 21st Street (bet. 6th & 7th Ave)
New York City
12 Noon Social Hour* — Bring your lunch, meet other weavers
12:30 pm — Show & Tell, bring your latest creations
1pm — One hour program presented by a noted speaker, followed by a brief Q&A

*See meetings page for special events and special times! No alcohol allowed.

A selection of books from the NYGH's library are available for members to check out.
Weaver's Exchange — members sell yarn and small weaving related items (shuttles, heddle hooks, etc.) and publications @ bargains prices.


Annual September–April membership dues:

  • $42 for an individual
  • $16 with student ID

Guests are welcome for $8.00 per lecture.

Join the Guild or Renew Membership Online

If you cannot fill out the form online, you may download our applications:

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