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


Everyone is welcome! Member skill levels range from beginners to professionals, but everyone has a love for fiber arts. Meetings are free for members, and guests for a nominal fee.

Our monthly programs run from September through April, with an occasional event in the mid-summer period. See the Program Calendar page for a list of speakers, activities and dates.


Meeting Location:

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, browse the library
12:30 pm — Show & Tell, bring your latest creations and tell us all about it!
1:00 pm — One hour program presented by a noted speaker, followed by a brief Q&A

Register here for Deb Silver's Split Shed Tied Beiderwand workshop

NYGH Newsletter


The NYGH newsletter comes out regularly before each meeting and has material describing the upcoming meeting, as well as announcements of textile-related shows and activities. It is automatically sent to members. 

If you have a submission for the newsletter use the CONTACT form.

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Mailing Address:

The New York Guild of Handweavers
P.O. Box 1507, Chelsea Station
New York, NY 10113-1507

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