NB please note that the exhibition runs from the 1st to 25th of April and will be being taken down on the 26th.
On March 12th 2016 we are having a Macrame workshop with Beth Fisher.
She says: ”At the macramé workshop you will learn a variety of knots, both simple and complex. To begin with we will make some macramé bracelets, this is a great way to learn and practice knots. We will then put what we have learnt into practice by each making a macrame hanging basket.”
Worldwide Spin in Public Day is tomorrow - September 19th 2015. We have taken part in previous years. Can you identify these local landmarks when guild members did some spinning? Where's the strangest place you've done spinning? Do comment below!!
We will be holding our TwinSpin event on October 10th 2015 at Cotteridge Friends Meeting House from 10am - 1pm Entry £5
Come and learn a new skill!!
This years summer school was held locally at a Warwickshire College. Our guild were part of the organising team and organised the trade fair. Guild member Rachel took part in the fashion show.
The Tour de Fleece is an annual spin-along held on Ravelry during the Tour de France. They spin, we spin. This is the first year that we have had a team although members have taken part in previous years.
On a wet Saturday June 13th 2015 a bunch of brave dyers attended the biennial dyers picnic at Sarah's House.
The Natural dyeing results from Left to Right Brasilwood, Sweet Woodruff, Coreopsis, Walnut, Privet, Feverfew, Grey Lichen, Logwood
As the holiday season approaches it would be great to hear about any interesting exhibitions, museums or shows people have attended and would recommend for others to visit.