MAWS Related Activities & Events
June 25 - 30, 2020. Helena, MT
MAWS 2020 - Visions in Fiber!!!
Up-to-date information can be found on the Helena website: helenaweaversandspinners.org.
September 25-26, 2020. Billings, MT
Prairie Handspinners Fiber Festival
ANWG Conference in Billings, MT
MAWS will host the Association of Northwest Weavers semi-annual conference! Ruth Terry, conference chair, and her committee have already begun planning. Stay tuned for updates.
Other Activities & Events
July 11-12, 2020. Viola, ID.
Grazing Hills Fiber Festival
July 18-19, 2020. Whitehall, MT
Copper K Fiber Festival
August 1-2, 2020. Eureka, MT
Eureka Fiber Fest
2018 MAWS Conference exceeded all Expectations!!!!
Best Conference Theme: Lewistown
Best Use of Color: Helena Weavers Guild
Best use of Conference Color: - Billings Weavers Guild
Best Use of Guild Project: Missoula Weavers Guild
Judges Choice: Prairie Handspinners
An outstanding faculty coupled with excited fiber enthusiasts, a cornucopia of vendors and an amazing venue resulted in a learning experience we won't soon forget! Congratulations to the Bozeman Guild for putting together this quality conference!!!!
Open Show Results
Square Peg Creations
Handspun Finished Items
Jackie Boshka - Summer & Winter silk warp, alpaca weft
Sharon Schroeder - Summer & Winter linen table cloth
Dawn Ahlert - Monet "Water Lilies"
Laurel Orthmeyer - Red/gray/green crochet plied
Sharon Schroeder - Free form felted & woven garment
Janet Reynolds - Knit Mittens
Jayne Lund - Hanging Balls
Susan Lohmuller - M&O"S scarf, hand dyed
Bev Polk - "Threadcrumb" pillows
Helen Harris - "Carpet Bag" treasures
Laurel Orthmeyer - Green beaded yarn
Jaime Stevens - Tryptich - Iceland inspired