Feltmakers Ireland

Moon Rain

tapestry arts centre in Quebec, Canada, specialising in tapestry weaving, commissioned tapestries, and tapestry workshops

Beaconsfield Rug Hooking Guild

open to anyone interested in rug hooking; Beaconsfield, Montreal, Quebec

Association of Swiss Quilters

Textile Society of America

provides an international forum for the exchange and dissemination of information about textiles worldwide

Textile Study Group of New York

a not-for-profit organisation committed to promoting the fibre arts


brings together silk artists to share knowledge and inspiration

Fiber Artists of San Antonio

'Artists Joined Together to Promote Artistic Creations Done in Fiber!'

Crafts Council

the UK's national organisation for the promotion of contemporary crafts

Northern Ireland Embroidery Guild

promotes traditional hand embroidery, contemporary machine embroidery and textile art through lectures, workshops and exhibitions

France Patchwork

the French Quilters' Guild

The Textile Society

for the study of textile art, design and history in the UK.

ETN European Textile Network

aims to strengthen textile culture by an alliance of institutions and individuals working in art & design, heritage, education and related areas

WARP - Weave a Real Peace

works to facilitate self-empowerment and betterment of women and communities-in-need through textile arts

Knitting from Japan at Knitjapan

the best of Japanese knitting, information about knitting and textiles in Japan and a links database

Association of Guilds of Weavers, Spinners, Dyers

a federation of Guilds that promote textile craftsmanship and education in the UK

The Lace Guild

site of the British Lace Guild with information on all aspects of lacemaking and Guild activities


Danish feltmakers association

The Knitting & Crochet Guild of Great Britain

about the Guild, its collection, library, study days and events

Quilt Visions - The Art of the Quilt

dedicated to the promotion and appreciation of the quilt as art

The Batik Guild

UK based organisation for batik artists, students and teachers

The Journal of the Guild of Silk Painters

membership information, online articles from current and previous issues, events and links

The Braid Society

UK-based with an international membership

The Bead Society of Great Britain

open to all interested in beads ancient and modern, the techniques of making them and their application

Smocking Arts Guild of America

offers correspondence courses for members

Complex Weavers

open to anyone wanting to learn and share ideas about weaving that is exciting, challenging, and complex

Creative Fibre, the New Zealand Spinning, Weaving and Woolcrafts Society.

brings together spinners, weavers, knitters, dyers, flax workers, felters, crocheters, free form fibre artists

Textile Center of Minnesota

aims to provide support for textile and fibre arts through programmes and the creation of a shared community centre

Embroiderers' Guild NSW

covers NSW and Australia generally

International Feltmakers Association

promotes the work of artists, craft people and designers in felt

Embroiderers' Guild

the UK Embroiderers' Guild

Studio Art Quilt Associates

US non-profit organization serving artists working in the art quilt medium

Surface Design Assocation

professional organisation promoting the theory and practice of surface design

Handweavers Guild of America, Inc.

weavers, spinners, dyers and basketmakers