volunteer with the gcw

The Guild of Canadian Weavers is a not-for-profit, volunteer run organization. Established in 1947 by three Canadian weavers, we are dedicated to connecting this large nation through our collaborative efforts.  There are many opportunities to volunteer with the Guild of Canadian Weavers and we are always open to new ideas!

To apply you must be a member of the GCW in good standing.
All board positions and provincial representatives require a minimum of two consecutive years of membership.



  • Editor

    We are looking for a keen volunteer candidate who will be responsible for the design and layout of content for our quarterly publication The Bulletin. An invaluable experience, wherein you will communicate and work with weavers, writers and craftspeople from across Canada.

    • The candidate will be required to communicate and work with the board members and other volunteers.

    • Knowledge and agility with magazine styling, design and layout is essential.

    • Skills in working with Adobe InDesign is an asset.

    • Bringing your own artistic voice is encouraged!

    • Candidate will receive mentorship from our previous editor and any members from whom they request guidance.

For questions or more information on how to apply, please contact GCW Editor.

  • Provincial Representative (for the following)

    • Alberta

    • Manitoba

    • Quebec

    • Nova Scotia

    • Newfoundland / Labrador

    • Prince Edward Island

To apply or for general inquiries, please contact GCW Secretary.