Basketry Guilds and Organizations

DIRECTORY OF BASKET WEAVING GUILDS has rounded up a free listing of regional, state, national and International basket weaving guilds, basket associations and weavers guilds web links.

If you are interested in learning basket making and weaving or if you are one, these organizations are a wonderful way to socialize with people of like interest, learn new techniques and take classes from reputable craftsman and teachers in your area.

If you’d like your guild to be included on this list, please use the Contact form to give us the guild name, location, brief description and web link.


Happy Weaving!

Anchorage Weavers & Spinners Guild

The Anchorage Weavers and Spinners Guild is dedicated to tile encouragement of the fiber arts in Alaska. They meet September to May, the second Saturday of the month at the Anchorage Museum of History and Art, 121 W. 7th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska. 

Assocation of Michigan Basketmakers

Newsletter, event schedule, membership information and more.

Association of Northwest Weavers'Guild

ANWG is a non-profit organization supporting the Fiber Arts in the northwest US and western Canada. Check the website for membership and event information. 

Basket Artisans of Arizona

This organization was established to bring together people interested in the art of basket weaving. Meetings are held the second Saturday of each month beginning at 9:00 a.m. at Phoenix Fire Department Station 30, 2701 W. Belmont Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85051. More information on their website.

California Indian Basketweavers Association

The CIBA mailing address is PO Box 1348 Woodland, CA 95776-1348. For information on events, newsletter, products, links and more, click the above link.

Central Pennsylvania Basket Weavers Guild

Meetings, retreats, news, and more. For information, click the link. 

Columbia Basin Basketry Guild

The Columbia Basin Basketry Guild meets the third Thursday of each month, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Highway, Portland, OR. For more information about CBBG and other events, click the above link.

GreenEville Basket Guild

The GreenEville Basket Guild meets the 3rd Staurday of the month, 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Reformation Lutheran Church, 400 West Main Street, Greeneville, TN. For more information, click the link.

Handweavers Guild of America, Inc.

Dedicated to encouraging excellence, inspiring creativity, and preserving fiber traditions through education.

Land of Lincoln Basketweavers Association

Events, local guild information, tips and tricks and more.

Los Angeles Basketry Guild

For information on the meeting schedule, membership, retreats and events, and more for the Los Angeles Basketry Guild, click the above link.

Mammoth Cave Basket Makers

This guild's address is Creations From The Hart, 113 Main St, Munfordville, KY 42765, phone 270 524-4438. They meet the last Friday of each month, at 6:30 p.m., at Creations from the Hart, South and Main Streets, Munfordville, KY. For more information, click above.

Missouri Basketweavers Guild, Inc.

Newsletter, scholarship, affiliated guilds and more.

Misti Washington Gourd and Basket Guild (MWGBG)

MWGBG meets from noon to 3:30 on the first Sunday of every month at Quail Botanical Gardens Encinitas, California. For more information, click the link.

National Basketry Organization

The National Basketry Organization is dedicated to basketry - a gallery of baskets, message posting and more.

North Carolina Basketmakers Association

Membership information, affiliated guild information, events, free stuff, etc., for information, click the link above. 


North Shore Basket Guild

This guild meets the second Saturday of each month (except June, July and August) at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 410 North Arlington Avenue, Duluth, MN, from 10:00 - 2:00. For more information, click the link.

Northeast Basketmakers Guild

The Northeast Basketmakers Guild is open to everyone with an interest in baskets and basket making. For membership and event information, check the website. 


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