Edinburgh Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers

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Guild events are suspended until further notice. See Home page for details.

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

17 Aug 2020 Cancelled. BROUGHTON GATHERING.
19 Sep 2020 Cancelled.
17 Oct 2020 Cancelled.
21 Nov 2020 Cancelled.
19 Dec 2020 Cancelled.
16 Jan 2021 Cancelled.
20 Feb 2021 Activity details to follow.
20 Mar 2021 ONLINE EVENT - either Fibre Dyeing or Origin of the Modern Sheep with Katie Weston of Hilltop Cloud. See the heading March Zoom Event in the Guild Newsletter 2021 January. Details to follow.
17 Apr 2021 Activity details to follow.
15 May 2021 Activity details to follow.
19 Jun 2021 AGM.
17 Jul 2021 Postponed to 16 Jul 2022. SUMMER VISIT. Ashfield House, Melville Street, Edinburgh, and its historical collection of artefacts relating to the Incorporated Trades of Edinburgh including the Websters (see Websters page), with Katrina Balmer.
21 Aug 2021 Postponed to 20 Aug 2022. BROUGHTON GATHERING. 10:00-16:00 in Broughton Village Hall, ML12 6HQ, near Biggar. 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.

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