Friday, 9 July 2010

Weavers, Spinners and Dyers Jubilations

This August the Hampshire Weavers, Spinners and Dyers (WSP) Guild are celebrating their 60th Anniversary with the exhibition "Jubilations" from the 17th-30th August (10.00-17.00) at the Great Hall in Winchester. Admission is free.
Come along and enjoy weaving, spinning and dyeing demonstrations, learn about the techniques and see what the members have created over the years.
The Historic Crafts Weaving, Spinning and Dyeing theme ends with this exhibition at the end of August.
Here is a look at other what other WSD guilds have come up with to celebrate their anniversaries:

The Shetland Guild of Spinners, Weavers, Knitters and Dyers did an open day for their 20th anniversary.
The Kent Guild of Spinners Dyers and Weavers all joined together to make a banner.
The Weavers Guild of Greater Baltimore's members together made 60 scarves and published it in a book, "Sixty Scarves for 60 Years" to celebrate their 60th anniversary.

1 comment:

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