Northwest Basket Weavers

Vi Phillips Guild


The Northwest Basket Weavers, Vi Phillips Basketry Guild was 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!


<> GOOD NEWS – RETREAT:  Weave in Winter will become Weave In Spring (name possibly to change).  Seabeck has been reserved for May 19-23, 2021 (Wed-Sun).  No more snow!  Hopefully  this schedule works for everyone; please make a note in you calendars!  This time period will be available in following years.

<> JUNE 10 GUILD MEETING via ZOOM: A monthly Guild meeting WILL be held on June 10, starting at 6:30 PM.  This meeting will be hosted on Zoom.  More information will follow later in May, via eNews (email).  Participants will need to have the Zoom Client App installed on their device or computer (to download app, go to : click on the “Resources” link at the top of the page, select “Download Zoom Client”, and follow instructions.

<> CANCELLED: (1) May 13 Guild Meeting, (1) Sequim Baset Day, (3) Coiling Convergence (refunds will be made for Coiling Convergence registrants – relevant individuals will be contacted).
<> Announcements will also be made via the Guild’s eNews emails and the Guild Newsletter.
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Upcoming Events

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Monthly Meetings

Meetings are on the second Wednesday of the month, except for July, August, and December. Social time begins at 6:30pm, with a program at 7:30pm.

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

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