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Success with felting

We want to have another felting workshop and the felters in the group are helping us to get ideas so that those of us who are not so skilled and confident can see that this is all possible and that we can achieve something good. 165 more words

Projects

Open Weaving Day 2018

Open Weaving Day 2018 

By Diana Barclay

Guild Open days are always exciting as you never know who is going to walk through the door. One thing that can always be guaranteed though, is that by 10.30am the kettle will be on, the biscuits will be out and there will be an expectant hum as people set out the various pieces of equipment on which to demonstrate their various skills. 260 more words

Events

How to wear your ponchini

A ponchini is – well, here is its inventor, Steven Be, to explain:

For more about Steven – a vastly entertaining raconteur, do not miss his interview with… 123 more words

Make

Show and tell

It was a lovely , sunny day but a bit chilly. We kept ourselves warm with all these lovely things and more to look at: 138 more words

Projects

Want whole grains? Read the label or you might be fooled – I was

The evidence on the benefits of whole grains just keeps on coming. And as the message gets out, people are indeed looking for whole grains over refined ones. 541 more words

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Triangular neck scarf

A scarf makes a difference to keeping you warm. Protecting the back of your neck in cold weather is important. Marjorie had brought along a soft, handspun , knitted neck scarf she had made. 55 more words

Fibre

new fibres and my latest spin

this yarn was spun with my catandsparrow fibre club rolags some finnx fleece from kathys fibres and merino I dyed…

next up I’ve bought more fibre from New Zealand from the lovely Heavenly Wools…I’ll post the fibre breeds and names when I spin them.. Have a great Sunday!✌💛

Handspinning