Past Grant Awards

MAFA Grant Awards

2017

    • New Equipment for Sharing Fiber Arts — Warped Weavers Guild, MD
      Purchased a new portable loom for use in an ongoing program of weaving demonstrations at Maryland State Fair and at public libraries

2016

    • Sheep Shearing – Avon Grove School, PA
      Enhanced the charter school’s art curriculum with felting classes using the wool from school-run micro-farm
    • Have a Seat and Stay a While – Fiber Arts Network, WV
      Purchased height-adjustable loom benches for weaving studio used in demonstrations and classes for children and adults, with additional support coming from Glimakra
    • Fiber Arts Weekend – Third Star Fibre Artist Guild, NJ
      Beginning spinning and weaving classes and public demonstrations to mark the guild’s 40th anniversary
    • Fiber Arts Learning Opportunities for Youth and Adults – Southern Tier Fiberarts Guild, NY
      Offering fiber workshops, in collaboration with the local public library and an arts organization

 2015

2014