Dorset Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers

Promoting traditional textile crafts across Dorset

Association September Newsletter

Click below for the Association’s September newsletter….. Newsletter Advertisements

September 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Guild Open Day, 29th sept 2018

The next meeting will be our open day. Please share the flyer with any non members who might be interested in coming along…..l.

August 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Great Dorset Steam Fair success

And the Bert Thorne Memorial trophy for best Dorset stand in the rural crafts tent goes to………! Well done Elaine & team, you put on a fantastic display & did … Continue reading

August 27, 2018 · 1 Comment

The Guild on Facebook!

We’ve now taken a step into the world of social media, so any members who are facebook users can join the Dorset Guild of Weavers Spinners and Dyers group there … Continue reading

August 17, 2018 · 4 Comments

July meeting, 28/7/18

This month we have arranged a visit from David Herring. During the morning session he will  ‘fine tune’ any members wheel who have overworked them as a result of buying … Continue reading

July 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

AGWSD newsletter June 18

June Newsletter

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…….

May 24, 2018 · Leave a comment


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