• Our supporters

    • * NWT Arts Council
    • * Yellowknife Community Foundation
    • * Canadian North
    • * Yellowknife Direct Charge Coop
    • * City of Yellowknife
    • * YK Dairies
    • * Yellowknife Home Hardware
    • * Creative Basics
    • * Genesis Group
    • * Coast Fraser Tower
    • * Emco Frontier Mining
    • * BHP Billiton Diamonds Inc
    • * St. Patrick High School
    • * Diavik Diamond Mines Inc
    • * Dave Pritchard
    • As well, everyone who volunteers, teaches, buys a raffle ticket, loads a kiln, purchases an item at our sales, mops the floor or takes a class contributes to building our Guild community. Thank you!

Fibre / Knitting Open Studio Now Happening Weekly

Fibre / Knitting Open Studio sessions at the Yellowknife Guild of Arts & Crafts will be held on Thursday evenings from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm commencing on January 14, 2016 and continuing until approximately May 26, 2016.  Sessions will be held on the second floor of the Guild building at 113 Kam Lake Road, Yellowknife.

Fibre / Knitting Open Studios are hosted by an experienced fibre artist who will be available to attempt to answer your questions or help you troubleshoot your ongoing projects.  Our artists have experience in knitting, basketry, quilting, crochet, felting and other fibre disciplines.  The open studios are not classes and actual instruction is not provided.  Sessions run on a drop-in basis at a cost of $5 per session and require current Guild membership.

Feel free to bring in your unfinished projects and come sit and create with us!

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Still Space in Some Classes…

If you missed attending last weeks mass registration for YK Guild of Arts and Crafts workshops and classes, you may still be in luck. Several of our classes still have space in them for additional registrants. Check the “classes” page for an update on which classes still have room (note: at this point only the POTTERY classes have been updated. Availability details on other classes is pending).  If you wish to register for one of the available pottery classes, please email Michelle Fortin at potteryclassesyk@gmail.com. For information on classes for all other mediums, email Francine Dennis at francine.dennis@ycs.nt.ca

January-May 2016 Class Offerings

The 2016 Winter and Spring Class Schedule is now posted. Please refer to the “Classes” tab above to read course descriptions. Registration night is this coming Thursday, January 7th in person at the Yellowknife Guild of Arts and Crafts (113 Kam Lake Road). Cash or cheque are the only accepted forms of payment for registration night.

Please note, membership is required to take part in any of the Guild classes, workshops or drop in studios. Membership is $30.00 per year and can be paid at the Guild during registration night or any drop in studio time (the Host can take your payment).

 

Mark Your Calendars..

The registration night for the winter session of all YK Guild of Arts and Crafts classes and workshops will be held on Thursday, January 7th from 7-8:30 p.m. Registration takes place in person at the Guild (113 Kam Lake Road) and is first come, first served —  please come early to avoid disappointment! Payment can be made in cash or cheque. Details on all of the classes and workshops being offered will be posted under the “classes” link on this website as soon as they are confirmed.

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CHRISTMAS SALE NOVEMBER 28th!

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Fibre/Knitting Open Studio Announcement

Fibre/Knitting Open Studio sessions at the Yellowknife Guild of Arts &
Crafts started this week!  Sessions will  be held on selected Thursday
evenings from 7:30 to 9:30 pm and will alternate with open studio sessions
for other disciplines.  Sessions will be held on the second floor of the
Guild building at 113 Kam Lake Road, Yellowknife.  Fibre/knitting dates
for the next few months are as follows:

September 17, 2015
October 1, 2015
October 15, 2015
November 5, 2015
November 19, 2015
December 3, 2015

Fibre/knitting open studios will be hosted by an experienced fibre artist
who will be available to attempt to answer your questions or help you
troubleshoot your ongoing projects.  We have fibre artists who can assist
with knitting, crocheting, basketry, batik and felting.  The open studios
are not classes so actual instruction is not provided.  Participants will
need to provide their own materials.  Sessions run on a drop-in basis at a
cost of $5 per session and you need to have a current year’s Guild
membership.

Feel free to bring in your unfinished projects and come sit and create
with us!  And please forward this message to anyone else who might be
interested in joining us.

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COMING UP: Fall Class Registration at the Guild

Registration night at the YK Guild of Arts and Crafts will be held on Thursday September 10th at 7 p.m. The Guild is located at 113 Kam Lake Road. Check to “classes” page for details on available courses and workshops from September through to December 2015. First come, first served – this not to be missed!

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