Any person interested in or active in handweaving, handspinning, or related fiber arts may become a Palomar Handweavers’ Guild member upon joining AGSEM and payment of museum membership dues. Membership in AGSEM must be maintained in order to participate in Guild activities and use the AGSEM Weavers Barn.

Membership in AGSEM enables all members to participate in all Guild activities. Visitors are welcomed to attend an introductory meeting but are expected to join the museum after their second visit.

AGSEM memberships dues are $45 a year (regular individual membership). Join AGSEM Today.

Benefits of Guild membership include:


Equipment Resources

  • Use of the AGSEM Weavers Barn
  • Use of the extensive Guild and AGSEM libraries
  • Equipment rental and loom rental
Sale Table

Lots of Opportunities

  • Opportunities to sell your handmade fiber art related work at museum and Guild events.
  • Opportunities to volunteer at AGSEM events and share knowledge of weaving and spinning with museum visitors.
  • Opportunities to participate in Guild outreach activities including the San Diego County Fair and educational activities for children.
  • Opportunity to connect with friendly, welcoming people who love spinning and weaving. Whether you are a beginner or a professional, you will meet oth-ers who share your interests.

And More...!

  • Attend Guild programs for no fee and Guild sponsored workshops at Guild member rate.
  • Free admission to AGSEM sponsored events if volunteering at the event and all benefits of AGSEM membership.
  • All benefits of AGSEM membership including the bi-monthly newsletter, 10%discount at gift shop, and opportunities for involvement in all areas of the museum.