Dorset Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers

Promoting traditional textile crafts across Dorset

AGWSD newsletter June 18

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June 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Fleece fair!

Our first fleece fair is happening at the June meeting. We are expecting plenty of fleeces for sale from a wide variety of breeds, as well as prepared wool tops … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sales table forms

Forms for items sold with 10% commission or items sold with takings donated to the guild are now available on the meetings page of the website to download & print … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

DACA exhibition

You have until 18th July to enter work for this year’s DACA exhibition. Details can be found on their website……. http://www.dorsetartsandcrafts.org/

May 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

Wessexwoolcraft

We thoroughly enjoyed the visit from Luke and Sarah Jane yesterday, they had some lovely fibre blends & Luke kept us entertained with his tales of growing up with sheep, … Continue reading

May 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

May guild meeting

We’re meeting on 19th May, a week earlier than usual to avoid the bank holiday weekend – hopefully we’re a bigger attraction than the nuptials going on in Windsor! We … Continue reading

May 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Bunting!

Janet House has set us a challenge to produce bunting to adorn the guild stand at shows. We need pennants made using any textile craft, any colours. The only stipulation … Continue reading

May 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

Guild Meeting Saturday 28th April 18

This Saturday as well as our usual morning spinning, weaving & socialising, we have a talk from Jocelyn Banks on her textile travels in India.  

April 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Toika loom for sale

Toika 8 shaft cosuntermarche loom plus warping frame and stool. £300, located in Ferndown. Please contact us for details.

April 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Special Senses Day

The Dorset Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers were invited to provide some sensory experiences for families and young people who would be attending Kingston Maurward’s  Special Senses Day, in … Continue reading

March 23, 2018 · Leave a comment
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