Dorset Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers

Promoting traditional textile crafts across Dorset

Tutors Needed!

Artisan Community Art Studio is a Social Enterprise scheme, a not for profit organisation in Bournemouth, working with a wide range of disabilities during the week and  offers a wide range of weekend public courses … Continue reading

August 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

National Exhibition Brochures

Copies of the Threads in Time exhibition brochure can be bought at the exhibition for £2, but you can also get hold of a copy by post (with a small … Continue reading

August 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

April Newsletter – Plus…

…a couple of extra notices that didn’t make it into the print/email edition! From the Editor… Welcome to our April Newsletter! What a long, cool spring it seems to have … Continue reading

May 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Snippets from the October Newsletter…

Here are some edited “highlights” of the October ’15 Newsletter: The Big Bale – What can we do with it? We (the Blackmore Vale Spinners) opened the bale – all … Continue reading

November 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

AGM Minutes

As promised at the AGM, here are the draft minutes for you all to read, mark and inwardly digest! If you have any amendments to suggest, please let me know … Continue reading

February 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Association Update:

  ASSOCIATION OF GUILDS OF WEAVERS SPINNERS AND DYERS  UPDATE February 2014  REMINDER  Don’t forget the National Exhibition 15th May-12th June 2014. Yarns in the Cathedral at Norwich Cathedral. For … Continue reading

February 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Silk Workshop coming soon.

Silk Workshop with Amanda Hannaford. Sunday 27th October 2013 10.30am – 5.00pm At The Quiet Space, Woodlands Crescent, Poundbury, Dorchester. Cost:£30 including course materials and light refreshments. Please bring a … Continue reading

October 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Showtime!

Just a reminder to you all of the shows we are hoping to attend as a Guild this summer; there’ll be a list to sign up to at our June … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Updates from the Secretary…

I’ve had a couple of emails with information to share with you all, preferably before our June meeting, so am putting them up here. Firstly, from the Association, a mini-Update … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · Leave a comment