Land of Lincoln Basketweavers Association
Local Guilds and News
Basket Art Guild
Springfield/Decatur. Meets every other month mostly on the 3rd or 4th Sunday afternoon. Website is: www.basketartguild.com. Questions? Contact Yvonne Fahringer at Yvonne_Fahringer@yahoo.com
Bloomington Basket Weavers
Meets once a month on the 4th Monday night from 6 - 9 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall , Bloomington,
Illinois. Weavers alternate teaching” duties. Contact Jennifer Schrof at 309-862-1663 or
firstname.lastname@example.org. or Mary Ann Ford at email@example.com.
Fox Valley Basket Weavers
Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at the Church of the Brethren in Elgin from 9 a.m. to noon.
The guild welcomes
inquiries and continues to welcome new weavers into the group.
Little Egypt Basket Weavers
Meets at the United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
Contact Christie Carron at 618-978-3543 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Quad-Cities Basketry Guild
Northwest Illinois and eastern Iowa group. Contact Christine Fink, 901 West Davenport St.,
Eldridge, IA 52748, 563-285-6757 or email:email@example.com.
Monthly meetings/open weaves/classes.
Raising Cane Guild
Pontiac. Weavers meet weekly for open weaves. For more information, contact Sue Hiatt,
River Valley Weavers Guild
meet the 3rd Monday of each month at the Eldred Baptist Church
Sinnissippi Basket Guild
Rockton, IL. Weavers meet the Tuesday of each month at the Methodist Church. Contact Anne
Johnson for information at 815-332-9672.
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