HGA is dedicated to supporting educational opportunities for the fiber community. These programs offer a variety of approaches to further the knowledge and skills of fiber enthusiasts.
Certificate of Excellence
A self-directed certification program in the areas of Handweaving, Handspinning, Dyeing, and Basketmaking.
Funding for artists and students to take non-accredited classes and to aid teachers in the instruction of beginning weaving, spinning, dyeing or basketmaking classes.
Honoring outstanding exhibited works of fiber art, this award may be requested for a juried exhibit hosted by an affiliate guild or professional organization member.
Affiliate Guild and Professional Organization members may request for HGA's Executive Director to speak to your guild about our various programs and answer any questions you may have about HGA.
Textile kits, including the Bateman Books, are available for members to rent for programs, study groups, workshops, etc.