Greater Vancouver Weavers' and Spinners' Guild

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Greater Vancouver Weavers' and Spinners' Guild

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  • B.C. Weavers' Guild, 1935-1940
  • B.C. Weavers' and Spinners' Guild, 1940-1974

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The B.C. Weavers' Guild was founded in 1935. The name changed in 1940 to the B.C. Weavers' and Spinners' Guild and changed again to the Greater Vancouver Weavers' and Spinners' Guild in 1974. The Guild is active in promoting the crafts of weaving and spinning, sponsoring exhibitions, sales, and workshops throughout the year.


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