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Yarn Group
at Penicuik (West Street) Arts Centre, 4 West Street, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 9DL between 10am and noon each Wednesday morning.
Bring your knitting or crochet, get help with a woolly problem, learn a new technique and share experiences. This group may develop in to spinning and feltmaking, too.
£2 payable on the day for use of room.

 





Open Day - Edinburgh Guild
Edinburgh Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers welcome you to their Open Day
at Craiglockhart Parish Church Hall, Edinburgh EH14 1HS
on Saturday 20th May between 11am and 3pm
Fibre crafts - come and try
Demos and exhibitions
Scrap Store
Tea and cake
Free entry 


Open Day - Edinburgh Guild



Open Day - Tynedale GuildOpen Day - Tynedale Guild
Saturday 20th May at Stocksfield 





Open Day - Bowland Guild
Saturday 3rd June at Gisburn village hall 


Open Day - Bowland Guild



WoolfestWoolfest
Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th June
at Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth, Cumbria 





Proposed bus to Woolfest
proposed bus to Woolfest on Saturday 24th June 2017.
Minimum numbers apply and the more people who book, the less you will pay for your seat - so encourage all your interested friends and family to come along.
Bus will start in East Lothian with appropriate pick-ups where required, but definitely at Newcraighall, Craiglockhart Church Hall and Biggar.
The cost of the bus does not include entry fee of £10 to the event. 


Price:    40.00 

Proposed bus to Woolfest

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Spinning for beginners weekendSpinning for beginners weekend
Saturday AND Sunday
Learn to spin using a spinning wheel with tutor Janet Renouf-Miller.
Saturday AND Sunday 10am - 4pm at Penicuik (West Street) Arts Centre, 4 West Street, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 9DL
Bring your own lunch or buy from the cafe downstairs (Sat only) Tea and coffee provided.
Bring your own wheel or hire one for the day - £15 payable on the day. Fibre included.

Please let us know if you are interested in this course.
£110 inc VAT  


Price:    110.00 




Spindle spinning for beginners
proposed course;
Learn to spin yarn with a drop spindle.
Please contact us if you are interested in this course 


Price:    50.00  Excluding  VAT at 20%

Spindle spinning for beginners



Spinning course - improvers weekend
Saturday AND Sunday
For those who have already mastered the basics of spinning using a spinning wheel. Learn different spinning and plying methods, learn to spin different thicknesses of yarn, carding and blending with hand carders and more.
Fibre provided. Bring your own wheel if possible. Wheel may be available to hire on the day (please let us know if you will need one).
10am - 4pm at Penicuik (West Street) Arts Centre, West Street, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 9DL

Please let us know if you are interested in this course
£110 


Price:    110.00 




Introduction to Felting course
An introduction to feltmaking using wet and dry methods. Participants will have the opportunity to try various feltmaking techniques on a small scale and will create a variety of decorations for Christmas. A flat felted piece: eg table centre; using a resist: eg Christmas stocking; 3D needlefelted item eg a robin.
Minimum numbers apply and course will not go ahead if this is not reached.
Saturday 10am - 4pm at Penicuik (West Street) Arts Centre, 4 West Street, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 9DL on a Saturday
Bring your own lunch or buy from the cafe downstairs. Tea and coffee provided. Bring towels, apron, polybag to take your damp articles home in. Let us know if you are interested in this course
£60 inc VAT 


Price:    60.00