* PLEASE NOTE * will be held in the Tuttleman Center Auditorium at Philadelphia University Thursday March 5th / 7pm Jiyoung Chung is a Joomchi artist, painter and freelance writer who shows her works nationally and internationally. She has developed an innovative method for utilizing a traditional Korean method of papermaking called Joomchi into contemporary art form. Jiyoung (B.F.A., Painting from RISD, and… Read more →
Welcome to the Philadelphia Guild of Handweavers! We are a center for fiber arts in Philadelphia. Our mission is to foster the art & craft of weaving and all fiber art. We were organized in 1952. In 1992, Wilde Yarns deeded the property at 3705 Main Street to the Guild. Now our headquarters, we are located in the neighborhood of Manayunk…. Read more →
Last night PGHW members met Ellen Durkan, who introduced us to her Forged Fashion. For those of us who missed her, you can find her on Facebook, Google, and many other internet sites. Check out this delightful, talented young blacksmith who is forging an interesting career while fashioning wearable metal.