MAWS Related Activities & Events
June 25 - 30, 2020
MAWS 2020 - Visions in Fiber!!!
Carroll College - Helena, Montana
Conference June 25-28, 2020
Post Conference Workshops June 28 – 30, 2020
Up-to-date information can be found on the Helena website: helenaweaversandspinners.org.
Attendee Scholarships - Five $175 scholarships will be awarded prior to the opening of registration. Click here
Living Treasures - Don't miss the opportunity to nominate an accomplished weaver for this award. Click here
Vendor Show See the impressive list of vendors at helenaweaversandspinners.org.
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.
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