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Welcome to the
Northwest Basket Weavers, Vi Phillips Basketry Guild 

Established in 1982, the purpose of our Guild is to preserve and promote the art of basket making. 
Our members are wonderful people whose skills and knowledge vary from folks who just love baskets
to beginning basket weavers to professional artists, teachers and collectors.

Won't you join us, learn with us, and share with us!


2016 Mary Irvine Basket Day

The date has been set! Basket Day will be on Saturday, August 20, 2016,
at the Maplewood Rock and Gem Club Building, 8802 196th Street SW, Edmonds, WA.

Teachers - class proposals are being accepted NOW! The deadline is June 10.
For proposal forms click here.

2017 Weave In Winter Retreat Class Proposals

The date has been set! Weave in Winter will be on Jan 18-22, 2017.
We are asking for class proposals now - click here for the proposal form.

Monthly Meetings

The second Wednesday of the month,
social time beginning at 6:30pm, and program at 7:30pm.

Room 6
Phinney Neighborhood Center
6532 Phinney Ave. N, Seattle, WA  98103.

Click here for a map, and for directions
and other information, visit their website at www.phinneycenter.org

Board Activities

The Board has been working on updating our policies, including the Americans With Disabilities Act, and what we, as a Guild, need to do to comply with it. Below are links to the ADA policies that the Board has been working on,as well as the current Message to Membership. We welcome your input.
Message to Membership 3-2015 
ADA Policy - January 2015
ADA Policy Event Guidelines and Procedures - January 2015
ADA Policy Addendum, A self-assessment of our ADA Compliance - January 2015