Archive: November 2021

MAFA 2023 – Save the Dates!

The 2023 Conference will be held June 22-25, 2023at Millersville University, Millersville, Pennsylvania With dozens of classes in weaving, spinning, dyeing, felting, basketmaking, and other fiber arts, MAFA 2023 is sure to be a fun and inspiring experience. Shop the vendor marketplace, peruse the fashion and...

MAFA Statement on Racial Justice

The MidAtlantic Fiber Association condemns racism, oppression, and discrimination targeted against people of color and other marginalized groups. We as an organization condemn injustice that has been present throughout American history in ways affecting every aspect of life.  The Board had made a commitment to...

South Jersey Guild of Spinners & Handweavers

The South Jersey Guild of Spinners & Handweavers was formed in 1975 to promote fine craftsmanship and excellence in the fiber arts and to provide its members with educational opportunities in pursuit of these goals. Through guest speakers and study groups we explore the many...

MAFA 2021 – Save the Dates!

The 2021 Conference will be held June 24-27, 2021as a virtual event Going virtual will bring a new format to our event, with a variety of class lengths from 2-hour classes to 1-day and 2-day workshops. You can register for any combination of classes on weaving,...

January/February 2020 MAFA News

Read the January/February 2020 Reps News...

July/August 2019 MAFA News

Read the Newsletter Contents in This Issue: Important Dates Conference 2019 Minutes of the June 29 Reps’ Assembly Social Media Coordinators Needed Grants Committee News Upcoming Guild Events Textile Events in our Region...

May/June 2019 MAFA News

Read the May/June 2019 Newsletter...

Three Rivers Fiber Focus

TRFF's goal is to promote, educate and support the various fiber arts and crafts activities in the Pittsburgh, PA area....

March/April 2019 MAFA News

    Contents in This Issue: Welcome New Member Guilds Important Dates Conference Fellowships Conference 2019 Updates MAFA Grants News Upcoming Guild Events Textile Events in our Region Fiber Tools & Equipment...

Harmony Weavers Guild

Harmony Weavers Guild welcomes both experienced and novice fiber artists from the Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and surrounding areas....

Guild Grant Deadline Extended to December 3

Due to some confusion surrounding this year’s change in the deadline date for the MAFA guild grant applications, MAFA is extending the grant application deadline by a few weeks. The new deadline is December 3, 2018. If you didn’t quite get your grant application completed, now...

September/October MAFA Newsletter

Find the latest MAFA Newsletter here. Contents in this issue: Fall Reps’ Assembly Grants Fellowships Conference 2019 updates Groups.io program/workshop database Upcoming guild events Textile events in our region How to update your guild info...

Central Virginia Fiberarts Guild

We may not be MAFA’s newest guild, but we are certainly the youngest! Founded in January 2018 through a merging of Charlottesville Fiber Arts Guild, Albemarle Handweavers, and Whirling Whorls Handspinners, our new guild is the Central Virginia Fiberarts Guild. Our mission is to bring...