• Our supporters

    • * NWT Arts Council
    • * Yellowknife Community Foundation
    • * City of Yellowknife
    • * YK Dairies
    • * Yellowknife Home Hardware
    • * Creative Basics
    • * Emco Frontier Mining
    • * St. Patrick High School
    • 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!

Land Acknowledgement

The Yellowknife Guild of Arts and Crafts acknowledges that we are on the traditional territory of the Yellowknives Dene on Chief Drygeese Territory, as part of Treaty 8, in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

COVID-19 Update

Do to the current COVID-19 situation we may end up having to cancel or reschedule some of our upcoming classes/workshops that are scheduled for November/December. Participants will be notified if a class/workshop is being cancelled. At this time we do not have classes/workshops rescheduled in the new year.

November and December Classes and Workshops

Below is a list of classes/workshops The Guild is offering in November and December. Classes/workshops in the new year will be posted in early January. Classes/workshops that are offered are based on volunteer instructor availability.

Reminder in order to take classes/workshops at The Guild you need to have a current membership. Membership can be purchased on Eventbrite as well for $40. This link goes live October 1 https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/202122-membership-adult-tickets-140021900273

Registration for the classes/workshops listed below goes live at noon on October 1. Links may not work on smartphones, ahead of time. You may need access to an actual computer if trying to register on a smartphone or tablet does not work.

October 9-10 Mug Rug Weaving 9am-5pm both days $183 (includes instruction and materials fees)
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/mug-rug-weaving-tickets-156185148985

October 22-23 Arashi Shibori Basics $96
22 (Friday) 7-9pm 23 (Saturday) 9:30am-4:30pm
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/arashi-shibori-basics-tickets-176746382187

October 30 Decorating demo for Guild Members (pottery) 10am-noon $25
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/decorating-demo-for-guild-members-tickets-169866307699

October 30-31Rag Placemat Weaving 9am-5pm both days $203 (includes instruction and materials fees)
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/rag-placemat-weaving-tickets-140022518121

November 1 (Mondays) Beginner wheel for 7 weeks 7-9:30pm $250
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/beginner-wheel-tickets-170383954996

November 2 (Tuesdays) Wheel Level 1B for 7 weeks 7-9:30pm $250
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/wheel-level-1b-tickets-169866720935

November 3 (Wednesdays) Beginner wheel for 7 weeks 7-9:30pm $250
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/beginner-wheel-tickets-170384205746

November 7 and 14 (Sundays) Teapot Workshop 1-3:30 both Sundays $68
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/step-by-step-teapot-workshop-tickets-71304733377

November 21 Making Glazes (volunteer training) 10am-noon
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/making-glazes-volunteer-training-tickets-59296400129

November 27 and 28 (Sundays) Christmas sale 10am-2pm both days

December 4 and 5 (Sundays) Christmas Sale 10am-2pm both days

Guild Calendar of Events

Keep an eye on our calendar of events here and on Facebook. As we add new classes/workshops the calendar gets updated.