Dorset Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers

Promoting traditional textile crafts across Dorset

The guild out & about…..

The next outside event for the guild is the Victorian Military Weekend at Nothe Fort in Weymouth on 20th/21st July. This is just one of the many events we attend … Continue reading

July 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

Cattistock Show

I’ve been contacted by the show office looking for weaving/spinning demonstrators for the show in a few weeks time on 6th August. They are providing space/tables etc and are happy … Continue reading

July 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

New Forest Fleece Fair

The New Forest Guild are holding a fleece fair next month. Click Fleece fair for details.

May 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Iron Age Weaving

If you’re interested in ancient weaving techniques, there’s a talk this Friday at the Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts in Poundbury. Click the link for details…..

January 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Teaching Workshops in Felt

Ann Baseden is an artist who has worked with textiles for a number of years. She has exhibited her work in several venues in Dorset and Kent and has received … Continue reading

March 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Tapestry Weaving Workshop

Hand woven tapestries have decorated stately homes for centuries. Learn the craft of tapestry weaving with local weaver and textile artist Karen Erlebach. You will be provided with a ready … Continue reading

March 3, 2015 · Leave a comment