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Support the businesses and teachers that support our guild.

  1. Bloodroot One of the top rated vegetarian restaurants in America. We feature a seasonal vegetarian menu and offer weaving classes to beginners. We are distributors for Schacht, LeClerc and Louet. Discounts available to weavers and spinners.

  2. H.H. Perkins Co. is a family owned and operated business located in North Haven, CT. Classes in basket weaving & seat weaving and a full line of quality Seatweaving & Basketry supplies are available. An In-House Furniture Repair and Restoration division as well as Window Treatments and Rattan/Wicker Furniture are available.

  3. Halcyon Yarn Located in Bath, Maine, Halcyon Yarn has been providing yarn & fiber, books, tools, looms & wheels for over 40 years. Their Yarn Store in a Box® is a unique tool for weavers. It contains over 50 complete sample cards of yarns (from the finest wool/silks to robust rug yarns) which are available to customers around the world. Visit Halcyon Yarn online, by phone, through their catalogs, or onsite in Bath, the center of Maine's mid-coast.

  4. Hartford Artisans Weaving Center The Weaving Center's mission is to promote and teach the craft of handweaving in a supportive and creative community to people with low or no vision and those aged 55 and older. Currently, 31 artisans participate in the weaving program. The Center also hold weaving classes to the general public throughout the year, sells handwovens made by the artisans. Additionally,weaving fiber and Schacht-Spindle weaving looms and equipment are available for purchase. Volunteers are always welcome.

  5. In Sheep's Clothing Yarn Shop and Fibre Arts Studio located in Torrington, CT, guild member Ginger Balch sells Ashford looms and spinning wheels, weaving equipment, books and magazines. Also for sale are weaving and knitting yarns. Ginger teaches rigid heddle weaving and spinning in her studio. Some looms (4 shaft and rigid heddle) are available for rent with classes.

  6. Lucienne Coifman Learn weaving from one of our top instructors in CT. Lucienne is a Harrisville loom and yarn dealer; her weaving studio is located in North Haven, CT.

  7. Just Our Yarn Discover the JOY of our luxurious handpainted yarns and fibers for knitters, weavers and spinners.

  8. The Spinnery For all your Weaving Needs. Multi-session Classes; Half-day Classes; Private lessons; Suppliesand books for Weaving, Spinning, Knitting, Dyeing, Basketry, Felting & more

  9. WEBS Webs is your weaving source with looms and accessories from Toika, Schacht, Leclerc and Harrisville Designs, and our own line of weaving yarns, you are sure to find what you need for your next project. Located just off i-91 in beautiful Northampton, MA

  10. Wesleyan Potters Inc. is a non-profit cooperative crafts guild located in Middletown, CT. Classes are held year-round with lectures, exhibits, demonstrations and films scheduled as special events with visiting craftsmen conducting workshops and artists' critiques. Weaving classes are held throughout the year. Our 55th annual exhibit and sale opens Friday, Nov. 25th and is open daily until Dec. 11th.

  11. The Woolery The Woolery has been in business serving the needs of weavers, knitters, spinners and other fiber artists for over 28 years. With our extensive inventory of products and our fast turn around time, we strive to provide you with high quality, competitively priced fiber arts supplies accompanied by excellent customer service. The Woolery...Has it All!

  12. Yarn Barn A full-service knitting, weaving, spinning and dyeing store that has been in business in Lawrence, KA for 37 years. We sell cotton, cottolin, wool, Henry's Attic, linens, chenille, tencel, bamboo and 49 different spinning fibers.

Weaving Teachers in our Guild


Weaving Guilds located in New England


Other Fiber-related links

  1. Connecticut Historical Society
  2. The Windham History & Textile Museum
  3. Complex Weavers
  4. The Thousand Islands Arts Center
  5. Handweavers' Guild of America
  6. Nutmeg Spinners Guild
  7. Connecticut Sheep Breeders Association
  8. NEWS-New England Weavers' Seminar
  9. Spinners & Weavers Housecleaning
  10. Fiber, Equipment & Barter Page
  11. Handweaving Drafts and Patterns