Our workshops start at 11.00 am, secure your place by contacting Gene How.
The full cost of the workshop will be required when booking a place.
Members have first choice of workshop places and one month before, non-members
may book onto available places. Email us via the website if you need to contact Gene.
08/04/17 Debbie Zawinski will give a talk on the story behind
"In the Footsteps of Sheep" in our morning session and she
will provide a workshop in the afternoon on Spinning Sticks
Teas: Dorothy Hopkins, Jill Horabin
13/05/17 Natural Dyeing Workshop using Scottish Dyes to be
presented by Carole Keepax, with a lunchtime talk on
"Colours of Scotland: Dyeing Traditions"
Teas: Ailsa Watson, Terri Ainley
10/06/17 Skill Share- Simple Weaving
Teas: Frances McKay, Ruth Robinson
24/06-25/06 Woolfest, Cockermouth, Cumbria www.woolfest.co.uk
08/07/17 Guild Outing to Linton Tweeds, Carlisle
05/08/17 Dumfries & Lockerbie Agricultural Show, Park Farm, Dumfries
19/08/17 Broughton Gathering, Broughton Village Hall Admission £2
09/09-10/09/17 Silk and the Silk Worm talk
Silk Spinning with Sue Hiley Harris One and a half day workshop
NB in Cumberland Street centre Sunday
Teas: Fiona Gorman, Wilse Laurie
14/10/17 Gathering with an exhibition of our work for the 2017 Challenge, Scotland- Land Light Life
Demonstrations, Suppliers, Guild Sales Table, Raffle Admission £1
11/11 Domestic Workshop
Teas: Julia Higgins, Sylvia Ashton
09/12 Christmas Party and Show of Work
Buffet lunch, please bring food to share, everyone brings food for one.
13/01/18 Exotics (Spinning) Workshop with Sue McNiven
Teas: Kathleen Stuart, Betty Tindal
10/02/18 A.G.M. and talk by Valerie Reilly on
The History of the Paisley Shawl
Teas: Sue Appleyard, Marion Rose