September- November 2019 Events

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If you feel like you would like to organise something but don’t know where to start please contact us at hello@weavespindye.ie

Meetups –

These are casual events that anyone can attend. you dont have to be a member, but you can pop along to get more information about the guild and all the services we offer

Wed 4th September – Limerick Knit n Spin – Castletroy Park Hotel, Castletroy, Limerick, 7pm in the conservatory cafe

21st September World Wide Spin in Public Day

  • Yeats Tower Thoor Ballylee, Co Galway.
  • Museum of Country Life, Castlebar, Mayo.
  • Cashel Arts Festival.

Thursday 19th September – Limerick Knit n Spin – Castletroy Park Hotel, Castletroy, Limerick, 7pm in the conservatory cafe.

Saturday 5th of October – Glor, Ennis, Co. Clare. 12pm- 2pm in the central Space in Glor. Bring along your wheel, spindle or curiosity and join us for a bit of spinning. All are welcome!

Demonstrations

We are always delighted to have people come along and demonstrate for the guild. There is no guild without you! So come along and have a go on the guild wheel, Guild looms, use up some guild fleece that we have in abundance and get chatting! You really don’t have to be an expert, its all about sharing the love. Chances are, you know more than the average muggle!

Knitting and Stitching Show – 7th – 10th November. This is a lovely event that we need quite a lot of volunteers for Spread over the four days, even a few hours helps out the guild and you get free entry to the K&S Show.

Classes

Learn to Weave on a Rigid Heddle Loom

– 21st September 10am – 4pm at the Constant Knitter, Frances St, Dublin.

Price for members €60 , for non members €70.

Learn how to set up the warp, thread the heddle and weave your fabric. Rigid heddle looms will be provided and included in the price of the event is rental of the loom for one month. Yarn and lunch are not provided but can be purchased from nearby vendors.

Weaving Masterclass – With Martin Weatherhead. – Dates DBD but keep an eye out!

Have you got an event near you?

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