Mid-Atlantic Fiber Association www.mafafiber.org/ represents nearly 60 guilds from 8 states and the District of Columbia in the Mid-Atlantic region. Our member guilds are located in NY, PA, MD, VA, NJ, DE, DC, NC, and WV. Conference details are available online.
Complex Weavers www.complex-weavers.org/ - Complex Weavers is a group of weavers dedicated to expanding the boundaries of their handweaving, and that encourages members to develop their own creative style, inspiring others through research, documentation, and innovative ideas. We challenge our skills and imagination by sharing information and innovations with our fellow weavers - both directly and through our study groups, Seminars, and Journal.
Handweavers Guild of America www.weavespindye.org/
Founded in 1969 to inspire creativity and encourage excellence in the fiber arts, the Handweavers Guild of America, Inc., brings together weavers, spinners, dyers, basketmakers, fiber artists and educators. HGA provides educational programs, conferences, and an award-winning quarterly publication, Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot, to its members as it seeks to increase awareness of and appreciation for the fiber arts.
John Campbell Folk School https://www.folkschool.org/
John C. Campbell Folk School provides experience in non-competitive learning and community life that are joyful and enlivening. Located in scenic Brasstown, North Carolina, the Folk School offers year-round weeklong and weekend classes for adults in craft, art, music, dance, cooking, gardening, nature studies, photography and writing.
PA Guild of Craftsmen https://www.pacrafts.org/
The main office is in Lancaster. They offer a variety of classes. You can join and then connect with a local chapter.
kite tales weaving-freestyle fiber arts studio www.kitetaleshandweaving.com
Tara Kiley-Rothwell is the owner of kite tales weaving, a SAORI weaving studio located in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.
Coverlet Weaver www.coverletweaver.com/
Gay McGeary is the Coverlet Weaver. Her work is inspired by the legacy of 19th century Pennsylvania German weavers. She sees each coverlet as a work of art, a living statement from the past of color, design and texture, inviting you into the mind of the artisan who created it.
Margery Erickson www.etsy.com/shop/maverickson
We buy and sell used fiber equipment and books. We also sell fiber to spin, hand dyed yarn, weaving yarn, handwoven clothing and linens. If you don't see what you are looking for send us a note. We may have it, will make it or can find it.