Promoting traditional textile crafts across Dorset
The hall opens from 10.30 for signing in, sales table, coffee and working in company. All speakers start at 13:30, unless otherwise stated.
Saturday 27th: Members Skills Day, Come and try some new techniques
Saturday 24th: Woodland Turnery – spinning wheel surgery in the morning followed by an talk in the afternoon.
Woodrow trophy – A competition for a piece of weaving or spinning open to any member who hasn’t won a prize before.
Morning workshop – Needle-felting with Viviane Bernhard
Afternoon talk – Joyce Meader, the History of Knitting.
Saturday 28th: Talk – Jocelyn Banks, travels in India.
Saturday 19th: Wessex Woolcraft will be visiting with coloured fleece to sell and a talk.
Saturday 30th: Fleece day – a chance to buy and sell fleeces. Details to follow
Saturday 28th: Talk – Cheryl Ricketts on The Beauty of Silk Dyeing
Saturday 29th: Open day – Open to the Public, free entry
Saturday 27th: Shibori Dyeing talk – Annabel Wilson
Saturday 24th: AGM and ‘Bring and Share’ Lunch .
Please refrain from craft working (e.g. knitting, spinning etc) during afternoon speakers as it can be distracting for some of our members.
To enquire about any of these events, please contact us…