Edinburgh Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers

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Programme

Unless otherwise stated, meetings are from 10:30 to 15:30 in the Centenary Room, Craiglockhart Church Hall, Craiglockhart Drive North, Edinburgh, EH14 1HS

15 Sep 2018 BRING AND BUY EXCHANGE. An opportunity to bring along unused or created items to find another home - and to find a bargain. All funds raised will go to the agreed charity.
20 Oct 2018 GUILD CHALLENGE with Pat Laing.
17 Nov 2018 WORKDAY. An opportunity to share ideas and work on your latest project.
8 Dec 2018 CHRISTMAS LUNCH and FESTIVE EXCHANGE. Bring a dish to contribute to the lunch and a small wrapped handmade gift of minimal cost or made from your "stash" for a Secret Santa exchange.
19 Jan 2019 WHEEL SPEED DATING & GUILD CHALLENGE DISPLAY. An opportunity for members to try one another's spinning wheels and a display of the items produced for the Guild Challenge.
16 Feb 2019 Workshop. FELTED TEDDY with Sheila Brown. For more details and to book a place contact Frida Bleakley: email fridableakley then @ then hotmail.co.uk  Workday for those not taking part.
16 Mar 2019 SKILLSHARE - SPINNING FLORA NOT FAUNA with Erika Hollingdale. For more details and to book a place contact Carole Gascoigne: email gascoignecarole then @ then gmail.com  Workday for those not taking part.
20 Apr 2019 SKILLSHARE - MAKING DORSET AND YORKSHIRE BUTTONS with Abi Page and Pat Laing. For more details and to book a place contact Carole Gascoigne: email gascoignecarole then @ then gmail.com  Workday for those not taking part.
18 May 2019 OPEN DAY. An opportunity to welcome others to see and try the crafts of spinning and weaving.
15 Jun 2019 AGM and TALK by Dot McEwan about Early Spindles.
20 Jul 2019 SUMMER VISIT. To be arranged.
17 Aug 2019 BROUGHTON GATHERING. 10:00-16:00 in Broughton Village Hall. Annual social get-together with neighbouring guilds and friends. Suppliers, sales tables, baking and raffle contributions, exhibits, Chrissie Ann competition. Admission £2.

Workshops and Skillshare events are optional, and there may be an additional charge to cover the costs of the tutor and/or materials.

Spaces are limited: you must book in advance for workshops and skillshare events.

If you are not participating in the workshop / skillshare event the usual meeting / activities will continue as normal.

All members participate in demonstrations and talks, which are financed from Guild funds.

The programme may be subject to change.

Any changes to the programme will be updated on this page and announced at Guild meetings.

© Stephen Balmer    Email: wm then @ then stephenbalmer.co.uk