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The Dallas Handweavers and Spinners Guild sponsors variety of workshops, many with nationally known weavers, spinners or dyers. You will find the next upcoming workshop listed directly below. For general information about our workshop guidelines and policies, scroll down the page.

Workshop Overview

General Information for Workshops:

Workshops provide an educational opportunity for members and non-members by offering one, two, three, or four day sessions with exceptionally skilled local and nationally known teachers of fiber arts. The goal is to provide quality instruction at a reasonable price.

Workshops are not intended for DHSG profit, at structured to cover costs and provide fair pay and expense reimbursement for instructors. The final cost will vary depending on number of registered participants, instructor fees, instructor expense reimbursement, materials costs and venue. The cost estimate and deadlines given workshop will announced in advance.

Workshop Guidelines: Members will receive information about workshops ahead of announcement to non-members. Members have priority for registration during the member priority period. An announcement will made public after the member priority period. Participants will use online system for registration deposits and full payments.

What if …


What if I don’t have access to an online system for registration and payment?

The workshop coordinator (or proxy) will accept checks at regular Guild Meetings from those unable to access the online system.


What if the workshop is cancelled?

You will receive full refund.


What if I have to drop out?

Full refunds will made prior to final cancellation date. Cancellations after the final cancellation date, will only receive refund of funds beyond the deposit. The deposit amount will not refunded after the cancellation date.


What if I haven't paid fully?

The deposit and full enrollment fees it required by final cancellation date or forfeit you deposit and workshop registration. Registrants are not fully paid will not allowed take the workshop.


What if the workshop is full?

A waiting list will maintained through online system and waitlisted individuals will required to pay in full. They will moved on first-come-first-served basis into open slots of workshop after the final cancellation date.

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