October 8th

10:30 am AGM

November 12th Annual Competitions

As usual the New Forest Guild’s annual competitions will take place at our November meeting. Entries close at 12 noon.

We would love to have lots of entries for this years competition, we hope everyone will bring at least 1 item so we can all see them.

Competition details;

Andrews Cup - Spinning (for beginners - can be entered by anyone who hasn't previously won a spinning competition)

A skein of wool.

Andrews Cup - Weaving (for beginners - can be entered by anyone who hasn't previously won a weaving competition)

A length of wool cloth of at least 1yard. (commercial warp can be used)

Millennium Cup - Handspun knitted or crocheted item

Any type of knitted or crocheted item made from handspun.

Burford Trophy - Weaving

Length of cloth - Any fibre, please give details of weave, design and proposed use.

Harley Trophy - Tapestry Weaving

Creative Fancy Weaving - Chose a theme and sate if for a picture, hanging runner, length for a bag, etc.

Greyfriars Plate - Dyeing

Dyed yarn - Use either one or mixed colours. State dye used and proposed use.

Phyl Peacock Shield - Handspinning

Handspun skein using at least 50% Alpaca.

Tony Williams Award - Weaving (Advanced Level)

Length of cloth of at least 1 yard, state intended use.

 

10th December

Christmas Party

2018

June 2018 Fleece Fair
Organised by Tish
(If you would like to sell your fleeces at our fleece fair next year please contact us by email for more information.)