Welcome all those who are interested in our crafts and related textiles, whether an absolute beginner or very experienced. Besides the Workshops listed, Members bring their own crafts along to meetings to work informally.
Details of our venue and meeting times are listed here and we are always pleased to welcome visitors. For further details or enquiries, please use the email address provided.
The Open Day & Exhibition, and Knitting and Spinning Picnic are free to attend.
Because of the on-going Pandemic situation, the Schedule of meetings is being cancelled for the time being. This is under review, so please either visit our website or our Facebook page: Birmingham and District Guild of Weavers Spinners and Dyers, or see our Twitter feed @BirminghamWSD
|11 January 2020||11am: Presentation: Summer School 2019 2pm: AGM|
|08 February 2020||11am: 'Shetland Wool Week 2019'. Followed by: Creating an entry the National Exhibition, Open Selection. Speaker: Janet Collins|
|14 March 2020||Soft Basketry Workshop. Tutor: Averil Otiv|
|11 April 2020||Informal Day|
|09 May 2020||Open Day & Exhibition|
|13 June 2020||Knitting and Spinning Picnic and Fibre Swap with 'Stitches & Hos'. Venue: Kings Heath Park, Vicarage Road.|
|11 July 2020||Patchwork Knitting Workshop. Tutor: Fiona Morris|
|08 August 2020||No Meeting|
|12 September 2020||Nalbinding Workshop. Tutor: Penelope Hemingway|
|10 October 2020||2pm: 'How I Wove my Wedding Dress'. Speaker: Louise Cottey|
|14 November 2020||11am: 'An Abundance of Braids and Bands'. Speaker: Jennie Parry|
|12 December 2020||Christmas Party and 'Bring and Share' Lunch|