2019 Programme

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NEW FOREST GUILD 2019 PROGRAMME

March 9th Bex Hopkins/Annabel Wilson

10am Mini fairisle knitting workshop

2pm Annabel Wilson from Townhill studio talk on shibori/indigo dyeing.

If there is interest we will organise a workshop with Annabel later in year.   

April 13th – Easter Skills morning

Bring something to make or share for Easter

Easter Competition –

2pm Joyce Meader-Knitted Comfort for our brave boys

Knitted comforters for the services from the Crimean to the present day – Always a treat from Joyce.

May 11th – Wessex Woolcraft Sale

10am to lunchtime Luke will bring lots of goodies for you to buy.

2pm Luke will bring us a talk on his experiences with wool.

June 8th Annual fleece sale

Skills day will run alongside the fleece sale.

July 13th New Forest Show Preparation

Skills day and catch up with cream tea if requested.

September 14th David from Frank Herring & Sons, Dorchester

10am to Lunchtime – Bring your spinning wheel(s) and David will check them over and give you advice or a tune up as required.

2pm – David will run a turn up and go rigid heddle workshop.  Bring your loom or let us know you are interested and we will rummage around for spares. 

October 12th AGM/Learn a new stitch PM

Learn a new stitch knitting afternoon run by our members for our members.

November 9th Annual Competitions/Amanda Hannaford PM

2pm Amanda Hannaford will give a talk on her trip to teach spinning in Tibet.  Sign up list and deposit required nearer the time.

December 14th Christmas party

 

WORKSHOPS

June – dates to be finalised Natural dyeing workshop with Annabella Harding
sign up list to follow, article in the spring newsletter to let you know how to prepare. 

 

Sat/Sun 28th & 29th September 10am -4pm- Two day basket weaving workshop with Christine Brewster at Oakfield Farm, Verwood (Mo’s farm).

 

 

Sunday 10th November - One day spinning workshop with Amanda Hannaford, spinning guru at Oakfield Farm, Verwood. List will follow to sign up and deposit please.  

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Programme 2018 Programme 2017 Programme 2016 Programme 2015 Programme 2014 Programme 2013 Programme 2012 Programme 2011 Programme 2010