The Saturday after the spinning retreat, Rachel led a workshop at the Cross, on dyeing with food colouring. Beautiful results!
Monday, 11 April 2016
From 11th to 13th March a large group of us went to Plas Tan y Bwlch in Snowdonia, for our own spinning retreat - a heavenly weekend of spinning, in beautiful surroundings. Thanks very much to our tutors, Ann and Chris, for leading so many interesting workshop session - silk spinning, drop spindling, fractal spinning and lots more; (and of course thanks very very much to Liz for organising it all). Here are some photos.
March was a very busy and thoroughly enjoyable month for the
Monday, 22 February 2016
It's still only February, but already the members of Tawe Guild have been able to take part in two excellent Saturday workshops. January's workshop was on Creating Felt Landscapes, with Pat Johnson. Then a couple of days ago we had a day on Spinning with Wool Tops, with Eirian Roberts (and the workshop included a session by Liz on making punis and using a blending board). At both workshops, we all learnt lots of new skills (though most of us agreed we'd still got lots to learn!) and had loads of fun. Photos of both workshops to follow, very soon.