Burlington Handweavers & Spinners Guild

Site: Art Gallery of Burlington

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-632-7796
Fax 905-632-0278
E-Mail hello@bhsguild.ca
Website bhsguild.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BurlingtonHandweaveSpin
Flickr Flickr: www.flickr.com/photos/bhsguild/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/burlingtonweavespin/
Primary Contact Jennifer Neve, President
Alternate Contact Lauren Arkell, Website & Social Media
Email Form bhsguild.ca/contact-us/
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Art Gallery of Burlington
1333 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7S 1A9
 
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Intersection Maple Ave and Lakeshore Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name BHS Guild ; BHSG ; Weavers & Spinners Guild ; Weavers Guild
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Nonprofit guild of the Art Gallery of Burlington for handweavers and spinners.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1958
Alternate Executive Jennifer Earle, Secretary
Elections December
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides learning opportunities for members to develop and encourage excellence in craftsmanship and promotes the crafts of spinning, weaving, and related fibre arts within the community. 
* interacts and cooperates with related guilds and organizations 
 
Activities:  
* meetings  
* workshops several times a year  
* study groups  
* use of studio looms, spinning wheels, and related equipment 
* guild library of books and journals  
 
Exhibitions and Sales: 
* Kaleidoscope of Fine Arts and Crafts Festival 
* Art Gallery of Burlington Christmas Sale and Soup Bowl: November  
 
Guild belongs to the Ontario Handweavers & Spinners (OHS), the Ontario Craft Council, the Handweavers Guild of America (HGA), and the Textile Museum
Hours Meetings: first Wednesday of every month, 7:15 pm-9:30 pm 
Drop-in studio: Tue and Thu 1 pm-3 pm * Sat 11 am-2 pm
Dates Meet monthly: Sep-Jun
Areas Served Burlington - and area
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Guild members must also be members of the Art Gallery of Burlington
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees Membership
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Arts and Crafts Instruction

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