The Irish Guild of Weavers, Spinners, and Dyers

Dyeing workshop

The guild is excited to have Yvonne from Dublin Dye back to give another dyeing workshop (see the first one here) at the end of the month. The workshop is … Continue reading

April 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

January Drop Spinning Workshop

It’s a new year, and the guild has a lot of plans for 2016! The first thing on our list is a spindle spinning workshop. Introduction to Drop Spinning Sun, … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · 2 Comments

Guild Open Day

The guild will be having an Open Day again this year, this time in the F2 Centre in Dublin on the 29th of November from 11 to 3. This will … Continue reading

November 12, 2015 · 1 Comment

Norwegian counterbalance loom

Norwegian suspended heddle (counterbalance) loom (built around 1890) for sale. Size of outside frame is about 4 by 5 ft. It is working but needs tidying up.nine pedals,spare parts. It can be … Continue reading

September 2, 2015 · 1 Comment

Floor loom and wool for sale

20 skeins of wool (2.2kg each!) which was used by Macroom Carpets for fringing their floor rugs, so is a little bit coarse. All twenty available for €300. That is €15 … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Floor Loom for Sale, Dublin

SOLD Glimakra Standard floor loom for sale, North Co. Dublin 120 cm weaving width, 4 Harnesses, 5 treadles, 2 reeds 50/10 & 30/10 Shuttles, Warping Mill and selection of yarns … Continue reading

August 11, 2015 · 2 Comments

2 Spinners and Weavers Wanted at Airfield, Dublin

Airfield Farm in Dundrum are looking to get in touch with two spinners and weavers who may be interested in taking part in an event they are holding in May … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · Leave a comment