23-24  June    Woolfest, Cockermouth

 

16-17th Sept   North Somerset NVTEC Ploughing Match

 

30Sept - 1Oct    Women with Wool, Chagford, Devon

 

14th Oct  Avon Guild Open Day, exhibition and Craft Fair  11:00 - 15:00

 

19th -21st Oct   Craft4Crafters Show, Shepton Mallet showground 

http://craft4crafters.co.uk/Bath2/

 

Please check with organisers about events before going.

 

 

Solva Mill, Pembrokeshire - weaving traditional welsh rugs

 

Items of interest

 

1. If you have not seen it, you should watch - Handmade in Japan, BBC 4 Part 2 - making Kimonos - showing the weaving and dyeing process. Shame there is not more detail.

 

2. Country Living Magazine has an interesting article in the August Issue about Jane Meredith and her dyeing

 

 

Other links
 

Classes and supplies - http://www.spinningweal.co.uk
 

Weaving classes - Caroline Walker http://www.bigskytextiles.co.uk/
 

http://www.plantdyedwool.co.uk/  Jane Meredith's website for workshops.

 

 

Print Print | Sitemap
© Sheila Liddle