• 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!

Upcoming Fall Classes 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. Pottery classes will be added soon!

Fireweed Studio Opening Soon!


The beloved Fireweed Studio is the YK Guild of Arts and Crafts summer-only craft store. Located in Somba K’e Park next to city hall, the Fireweed Studio is the perfect spot to pick up a unique piece of pottery or fiber art piece. Beginning June 2nd, the Studio will be open The studio will be open on Tuesdays at 5:15 pm to align with the farmer’s market taking place in the park. Beginning June 27th the Fireweed Studio will also be open on Saturdays from 11 am – 4:00 pm. Please drop in and say hello!

2015 Annual General Meeting

The Yellowknife Guild of Arts and Crafts will be holding it’s Annual General Meeting on Thursday May 21st at 7 p.m at the Guild (113 Kam Lake Road). Interested new board members or volunteers please come out!


Mark Your Calendars…the YK Guild of Arts and Crafts Annual Spring Sale is Coming Up!

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Visiting Potter Workshop Happening This March!

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Still Room in Courses and Workshops at the Guild

Thanks to everyone who came out the the Guild Registration last night! If you missed out – you may still be in luck as there is still space in many of the Guild workshops and classes. Please refer to the Classes page of this website to see which classes still have space in them. If you are interested in signing up, for one of the available spaces in a pottery class you can do so by emailing Michelle at potteryclassesyk@gmail.com. If you’re interested in registering for one of the other mediums (fibre, carving, jewlery, basketry), you can do so by emailing Janice at janiceglee@hotmail.com

Also, please note that there was a typo in the initial class listings. The Large Pots and Lids course with Astrid Kruse is on SUNDAY MORNINGS, not Tuesdays as previously indicated.

Registration Night for Winter AND Spring 2015 Classes Will Be Held on January 8, 2015

Registration for the Yellowknife Guild of Arts and Crafts Pottery and Mixed Media classes will be taking place on Thursday, January 8th from 7 – 8:30 p.m. at the Guild, located at 113 Kam Lake Road. Classes always fill up quickly, so arrive early to avoid disappointment.  As always, payments are in cash or cheque only and must be made at the time of registration.

For a detailed description of all available classes and a breakdown of class fees, please click on our CLASS DESCRIPTION PAGE. Several of the beginner-level classes are offered more than once, so take note of the available dates.

If you have specific questions about the upcoming classes, please email our class coordinators. For pottery classes, email Michelle at potteryclassesyk@gmail.com and for mixed mediums such as fibre arts, carving, jewlery-making etc. please email Janice at janiceglee@hotmail.com

Thanks to all of our instructors and to the coordinators who volunteer their time putting this course calendar together! We look forward to creating with you in 2015 :)



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