Established in 1976, Valley Spinners Guild is located in Snohomish Washington. This friendly group is open to all adults and youths who are spinners, or are interested in learning the ancient art of handspinning. Come enjoy the inspiration of other spinning enthusiasts and share the fun of spinning fibers into wonderful specialty yarns.
Valley Spinners Guild is dedicated to providing learning opportunities. Meetings feature a Spinners Corner where beginners can have a quiet hands-on spinning lesson with one of our experienced members. Our monthly programs or occasional workshops may include a speaker or informal class on an assortment of topics, such as different types of spinning, plying, knitting, weaving, felting, dyeing or other fiber skills.It’s always different and always fun!
Valley Spinners Guild Membership Benefits
- Monthly gathering with like-minded people who enjoy spinning.
- Programs on various topics, such as spinning, fiber preparation, dyeing, knitting, crocheting and weaving.
- Annual Guild sales.
- Library with a wide array of books and magazines available for checkout.
- Spinning equipment such as drum carders and English combs available for monthly rental.
- Continued learning and skill development.
- Informative workshops.
- Monthly newsletter to keep up-to-date on what is happening in the Guild and the spinning community.
- Spin-Ins – a time to join with others and share the craft.
- Connections with other fiber-related groups and events.
- Support for an ancient craft that uses both wheels and spindles.