Jun
17
Sat
Workshop: Theory of Weaving
Jun 17 – Jun 18 all-day

This four-day course is designed to provide weavers with the skills necessary to analyse any weave, to design their own weave structures, and to weave them. A four-shaft table loom with an 8- or 10-dent reed is required. Can be borrowed from the Guild. Please contact us for more information.

Feilding Spin-In @ Feilding Bible Chapel
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The theme for the spin-in is Winter Warmers. On-going refreshments, wonderful traders, local entertainment, fashion parade, plus more…

Jun
24
Sat
Workshop: Theory of Weaving
Jun 24 – Jun 25 all-day

This four-day course is designed to provide weavers with the skills necessary to analyse any weave, to design their own weave structures, and to weave them. A four-shaft table loom with an 8- or 10-dent reed is required. Can be borrowed from the Guild. Please contact us for more information.

Aug
19
Sat
Workshop: Sewing Handwoven Fabric
Aug 19 – Aug 20 all-day

This two-day course is designed to provide weavers with the skills necessary to tailor handwoven fabric, starting by using various techniques to make pockets. One yard of handwoven scrap fabric will be supplied. A sewing machine is required. Please contact us for more information.

Oct
7
Sat
Simple Jacket Making Workshop
Oct 7 – Oct 8 all-day
Manawatu Area Workshop
Simple Jacket Making with Handwoven Fabric
Tutor:  Esther Nitschke

This two-day course is designed to enable weavers to use 4-5 yards of their own 28″ handwoven fabric to make a successful simple lined jacket.  Participants must bring their own pattern, sewing machine and also if possible an overlocker. For further information contact Maureen Anderson.