Textile Center is a hub for textile and fiber art organizations, guilds, and businesses throughout the region. Our member organizations are true community partners, and their support and commitment helps to sustain Textile Center and its programs. Our business members are community-minded and their business bolsters the Center and the fiber art community.

We encourage all to visit our members’ websites, join their guilds and organizations, and patronize their businesses (click on the guild name to go to their website).


American Needlepoint Guild – Minnesota Chapter 1st Monday, 10 Noon, 2nd Saturday 10 – Noon Minnetonka Byerly’s Community Room
Minneapolis/St Paul Chapter of the American Sewing Guild Monthly Groups meet regionally see ASG website for details
Artists’ Circle 3 to 4 times per year Member studios/homes
Crochet Twin Cities – Minneapolis-St Paul Chapter of the Crochet Guild of America 2nd Saturday monthly, except April Textile Center
Ladyslipper NeedleArts Society 7:30 pm 4th Monday, except July & Dec St Francis Cabrini Church
1500 Franklin Ave SE, Minneapolis, 55414
Lakes and Prairies Smockers – Smocking Arts Guild of America 10:30 am 3rd Saturday Pines 400 W 67th St Richfield 55423
Machine Knitting Guild of Minnesota 7 pm 4th Thurs, except Dec The Crossings 6125 N Lilac Drive, Brooklyn Center, 55430
Midwest Machine Knitters’ Collaborative 7 pm, 2nd Tuesday Textile Center
Minneapolis Modern Quilt Guild 7 pm, 3rd Thursday Textile Center
Minnesota Basket Weaver’s Guild 8:30 – 3:30, last Sat Sept – May Textile Center
Minnesota Contemporary Quilters 6:00 pm, 4th Monday Textile Center
Minnesota Feltmakers’ Guild Typically 1 pm, 3rd Sunday Textile Center
Minnesota Knitters’ Guild 6 pm, 3rd Tuesday Textile Center
Minnesota Lace Society 6:45 pm, 2nd Monday St Anthony Park Lutheran Church
2323 Como Ave, St Paul 55108
Minnesota Quilters 7pm 1st Thurs & 10 am following Sat Recovery Church
253 State St
St Paul MN 55107-1612
Minnesota State Button Society Typically 10 am 2nd Saturday Textile Center
Needlework Guild of Minnesota Monthly daytime & evening, see website St Nicholas Episcopal Church
7227 Penn Ave S, Richfield, 55423
Pioneer Spinners & Fiber Artists 9:30 am 2nd Friday Zion Lutheran Church
211 E Robinson St Lake Crystal, 56055
Polymer Clay Guild 5 pm 2nd Tuesday Textile Center
Saint Paul Needleworkers, Embroidery Guild of America 10 am 1st Tuesday & 7 pm 3rd Monday Resurrection Lutheran Church 910 W County Rd D Roseville, 55126
Transition Chippewa Valley Local Fiber Initiative Thursdays as announced as announced see Facebook page
Upper Midwest Bead Society 1st Monday Wilder Foundation 451 Lexington Pkwy N, St Paul, 55104
Wearable Arts Midwest 6:30 pm (April-Aug) or 9:30 am (Sept-March) 4th Wednesdays Textile Center
Weavers Guild of Minnesota Varies, see website Textile Center

*Note: this info is provided by our affiliated guilds. Please be in touch with the guild directly to ensure accuracy.

Guilds Pictured: Minnesota Contemporary Quilters, Polymer Clay Guild, Crochet Twin Cities at Textile Center’s 2014 Do & Dye event.