Regarding Convergence in July

March 21, 2020 web_weaver 0

As a member organization, all of us at the Handweavers Guild of America, Inc. (HGA) – Staff and Board – are keenly aware that without you we would not exist.  You, our members and supporters, […]

Call for Entries

Wearable Art Exhibit & Runway Fashion Show

February 14, 2020 web_weaver 0

2 Weeks to Enter! The Handweavers Guild of America is Accepting Entries for the Seasons of the Smokies Wearable Art Exhibit & Runway Fashion Show Deadline: February 26, 2020   Seasons of the Smokies is an international exhibit sponsored by the […]

CHH Award

Small Expressions CHH Award Winner

September 18, 2018 web_weaver 1

The Contemporary Handweavers of Houston Award was awarded to Deborah Zeitler for “Blue Bowl” in the Small Expressions exhibition at 2018 Convergence in Reno, Nevada, last July. This annual, juried exhibit features contemporary small-scale works using […]

Call for Entries

Open Portfolio

May 21, 2018 web_weaver 0

  New for Convergence® Open Portfolio Generously sponsored by Schacht Spindle Company  Jeanne Schenk Steiner Textile #21 Photo by Heather Oelklaus, from Convergence® 2016 exhibit. Bring your art work to Open Portfolio Open Portfolio is an opportunity […]

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Small Expressions 2018

April 6, 2018 web_weaver 0

Note that Michael Rohde is a Past President of CHH, now living in California, and Mary Ruth Smith lives in Waco and teaches textiles at Baylor Department of Art. She juried the Small Expression 2017 […]


Convergence Sheep to Shawl

March 27, 2018 web_weaver 0

  Sheep to Shawl Competition sponsored by Clemes and Clemes, Inc. Is it possible to take fleece straight from a sheep, card it, spin it and weave it into a lovely shawl in four hours? […]


Towel Exchange

March 18, 2018 web_weaver 0

  Handwoven Kitchen Towel Exchange sponsored by Yadkin Valley Fiber Room Warp up your loom and weave your way into this age-old tradition of weaving and exchanging kitchen towels with fellow weavers. HGA’s Handwoven Kitchen […]

Call for Entries

Call for Entry

January 26, 2018 web_weaver 0

The Handweavers Guild of America is Accepting Entries for the Truckee River Yardage Exhibit Deadline: February 12, 2018 Ice Shards by Patricia R. Foster Truckee River is an international, juried exhibit sponsored by the Handweavers Guild of America, […]


1988 Chicago Convergence

July 20, 2016 Diane Ferguson 1

Recently I had some old slides scanned and digitized.  I was sorting through old stuff and just pulled out a few that had promise.  Not all of them are stellar photos.  But a few brought […]


HGA Convergence

July 20, 2016 Diane Ferguson 1

Who’s going??? The fun begins soon! Handweavers Guild of America, Inc. Convergence® 2016 Milwaukee July 30 – August 6, 2016 Wisconsin Center 400 W. Wisconsin Avenue Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA