• 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!

Guild Spring Sale Coming Up!

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Register Thursday January 12th for Winter and Spring Classes at the Guild

Registration for Winter and Spring Classes at the Guild will take place on Thursday January 12th at 7 p.m. at the YK Guild of Arts and Crafts. Registration is first come, first served and in-person only. Cash and cheque are accepted.  Details on available pottery and mixed media classes are listed on our CLASSES page of this site. 

The Annual Christmas Sale is Just Around the Bend!

During the evening viewing, hot chocolate and hand-made tumblers will be available for $10 🙂 Come one, come all!


The YK Guild of Arts and Crafts Celebrates 70 years!

Amazingly, one of the oldest crafting guilds in Canada is right here in the NWT…the Yellowknife Guild of Arts and Crafts was formed in 1946 and is celebrating 70 years! To mark this occasion, a curated exhibition of select works from past and current Guild members will be on display at the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre from October-March 2017. Please join us for the launch of this special exhibit on Thursday October 13th from 6-8 p.m.

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A few spaces left…

Our mass registration for all Fall classes was held last week. There are a few classes with spots remaining. Check out the “classes” page for more details on which classes still have openings! If you didn’t get into the class of your choice, please come out to our winter registration night. It will be held on January 12, 2017 at 7 p.m. 

Mass Registration for YK Guild Fall Classes Happening September 8th

The Yellowknife Guild of Arts and Crafts is offering a number of different classes and workshops in the fall of 2016. Mass registration for all classes will take place on Thursday September 8th at the Guild (113 Kam Lake Road) from 7 – 8:30 p.m. Registration is in-person only. Cash or cheque are the only accepted forms of payment. For details on all classes and workshops being offered, visit the “classes” page of this website!


Fireweed Opening for the Summer…and Ice Cream Bowl Sale coming up!

The Fireweed Studio (small log building beside City Hall) is open this summer selling hand made pottery and fibre arts from the Yellowknife Guild of Arts and Crafts. Hours are Tuesdays 5:00-7:30 pm and Saturdays from11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Cash or cheque only.
Fireweed StudioAlso – don’t miss out on our annual Ice Cream Bowl sale on July 1 at 12:00at the FIreweed Studio. Buy a bowl and your ice cream is included!