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Spinners and Weavers of Indiana Fiber and Textiles

Indiana GUILDS (clubs, groups) of spinning, weaving, knitting, crocheting, dyeing, felting, etc.


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(ALSO refer to a 2017 post for updated and more Indiana guilds)      listed by region

Another list of guilds @ this website: http://www.woolleez.com/wool-\indiana.aspx

Boonville, Indiana – southern Indiana
Ohio River Valley Fiber Arts Guild
Contact:  Jenny Deters 66 S. Plank Road, Boonville, IN 47601
E-mail:  detersj@sbcglobal.net

  • Columbia City Indiana – northeast Indiana   5thSaturday Spin-Ins
    Contact: Julie Davidson 3286 N 50 W, Columbia City, IN 46725
    Phone: (260) 244-1905     E-mail:  teaselhill@gmail.com

Columbia City, Indiana – just west of Ft. Wayne   Blends and Friends Fiber Arts Guild
Contact:  Ruth Shasteen   E-mail:  beyondbeautiful@peoplepc.com

  • Columbus, Indiana   B & B Fibers Guild   Contact: Kate Phillips, 3215 N 1100 E, Hartsville, IN 47244    Phone: 812-371-8423    E-mail: windsongfibersfarm@yahoo.com

Danville, Indiana west central Indiana   Hendricks County Fiber Guild, The D’ruther-Bees. Meets monthly, on the third Tuesday night, at Danville’s Senior Center, 7-9 p.m.   Contact 317-413-8078. All fiber crafters welcome!

  • Elkhart, Indiana – north central Indiana   Ariadne’s Threads   Website:  www.finniwig.com  Contact:  Nancy Tubbs 19500 County Road 14, Bristol IN 46507 (574) 848-1322    E-mail:  ariadnes@finniwig.com

Fort Wayne, Indiana – Northeast Indiana, FLAX and FLEECERS SPINNING GUILD FACEBOOK PAGE  Contact Jamie Stark, president his email: Starkjondalar@aol.com  www.flaxandfleecers.wordpress.com     Our Facebook Page#2         Meets the second Tuesday of each month. We are now meeting at Salomon Farm on Dupont Rd., in Fort Wayne—- but we have moved back to the Swinney homestead for a while because of construction at Salomon farm. The group gathers at 6:30, with a business meeting at 7:00 and then program begins around 7:30 or 7:45.

  • Franklin, Indiana
    Countryside Spinners & Weavers   Johnson County Museum of History, 134 N. Main St. Franklin, IN 46131    Phone: (317) 346-4500  Email: CountrysideSpinners@gmail.com
    Meet the third 3rd Tuesday of most months from 9:30 am to about 2 pm. 

Greenwood, Indiana  Hoosier Fiber Friends     Contact: Patti Hodge – stormyacres@embarqmail.com ..or Contact: Thelma Goulet – thegoulet@usa.com   We meet on the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 6-9pm at Starstruck Cat Studio at 3130 Meridian Parke Dr, Suite M, Greenwood, IN, 46142 (near Meijer and the older Kroger)

  • Indianapolis, Indiana   Indianapolis Knitting Guild now meets at Meridian Street United Methodist Church, 5500 N Meridian st. Still on the second Tuesday of every month at 7 pm. Contact info is indianapolisknittingguild@gmail.com or find us on Facebook.
  • Indianapolis, Indiana
    Bo Peeps Lost Sheep     Contact:  Becky Wigginton   E-mail:  mlwiggin@sbcglobal.net
    Meets at First Mennonite Church, 4601 Knollton Road  Indianapolis, IN 46228 on the 4th Monday of the Month, 9:30 – 2:30.

Indianapolis, Indiana  INDY WEAVERS, Spinners and Dyers     Contact:  Joan Runnels     E-mail:  runnelsj@aol.com

  • Indianapolis, Indiana – north suburbs- 3rd Sat. Weaving Indiana (weaving group)  Contact:  Kris Seel Website:  www.weavingindiana.org Meeting @ Fishers Public Library

Indianapolis, Indiana – north suburbs  FLUFF (Fiber Lovers United for Fun and Friendship)   Contact: JoAnne Tuffnell E-mail:  joannetuffnell@gmail.com

  • Indianapolis, Indiana – Textiles  Indianapolis Chapter, Embroiders Guild of America
    Contact:  Ginny Kellar E Mail: pgkellar@sbcglobal.net  2nd Monday day north Indy, 2nd Tuesday evening Greenwood

Lafayette, Indiana   Wabash Weavers Guild,   Contact: Dorothy Baker 1806 Garden St. W. Lafayette, IN      47906 765-463-6995    E-mail: dorothy@gardenstreet.org
Website: http://www.gardenstreet.org/wabashweavers/

  • Lafayette / West Lafayette, Indiana   Tippewa Spinners, Contact Diana Hallenbeck @ e-mail: kauai-dee@comcast.net.   Meet the 1st wednesday of each month in the basement of the Tippercanoe Arts Federation (TAF) building, north meeting room,  7 – 9 PM.

Lagrange, Indiana     https://www.etsy.com/shop/mtpisgahhandwovens                             Mt Pisgah Handwovens     

  • LaPorte County, Indiana   Sit and Spin     Contact:  Svenja Chesna, 550 East 150 North.  Valparaiso IN 46383

Milford, Indiana – Northern Indiana  Turkey Creek Fiber Arts Guild,  Contact: Liz Clark 12990 N 200 W, Milford IN 46542 (574) 658-5572   E-mail:  turkeycreek@maplenet.net

Nashville, Indiana –Brown County Fiber Group,Nashville, Indiana – Meets 3rd Thursday of each month, 10 am – 2 pm at the Brown County Public Library –Members spin, knit,weave, card weave, kumihimo, create jewelry, chat and bring a brown bag lunch.
Contact:  Linda Sage,  sageintaglio@gmail.com

North Central Indiana – southeast of Elkhart & Goshen  Heritage Spinners and Weavers,  Contact: Pennie Phares 9847 N 400 W, Ligonier, IN 46767 (260) 761-2271
E-mail:  ragtimerugs@gmail.com

Pendleton, Indiana – northeast of Indianapolis   Beautiful and Aspiring Spinners and Knitters (B.A.S.K.)  Contact:  Susan Markle 8833 S 50 W, Pendleton IN 46064
Phone: (765) 778-3642     E-mail:  hartmarklefarms@aol.com
Meets at The Trading Post in Pendleton the second 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7pm.

  • Richmond, Indiana area  Whitewater Fiber Artists’ Guild
    Contact:  Kathy Sheehy Phone: (765) 886-5075 E-mail:  ksheehy1981@gmail.com
    Contact:  Becky Haws E-mail:   rahaws1933@gmail.com     Phone: (765) 732-3582

Rockville, Indiana – Parke Co. (west of Indpls.)  Hoosier Heritage Spinners and Weavers  Contact: Mary K. Darnell    Phone: 765 492-3260    Email: mkdarnell@joink.com

  • St. Joe, Indiana  Blends and Friends Fiber Guild    Contact: Linda or Amy
    The Big Red Barn. 6205 St. Rd. 1 St. Joe, IN 46785  Phone: (260)446-7997    Email: sanctuary.farm@yahoo.com  Meets the first Thursday of the month 5-8 pm and the 2nd Saturday 10 am- 1 pm.

Shelbyville, Indiana   Tartan Spinners    Contact: Roxa Deaton   Scotland Yarn, 4 Van Avenue, Shelbyville, IN 46176    Phone: (317)398-9276

  • South Bend, Indiana – far north    Knit & Spin of St. Joseph County
    Contact:  Charlotte Wolfe   Phone: (574) 291-9943 21439 Osborne Road, Lakeville, IN 46536    E-mail:  wolfecp@aol.com

Southeastern Indiana – Southwestern Ohio   Indiana Fiber Friends
Contact:  Bonnie Stokes 3037 New Trenton Road, West Harrison IN 47060
E-mail:  gmbkstokes@zoomtown.com

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