Upcoming Fibre Events:
Events organised by Affiliate Groups:
Open Day: Aldinga and Sellicks Spinners, Knitters, Weavers and Felters Group: NEW EVENT! From Fleece to Fashion. Saturday August 6, at Aldinga Institute, Old Coach Rd, Aldinga, 10-3. Demonstrations, sales of handcrafted goods, refreshments and light lunches. All welcome. Information sheet can be downloaded below.
Other Fibre Events:
Fleece & Fibre Fair: Saturday 13th August, 10am - 3pm at the Soldiers' Memorial Hall, Mount Pleasant. This event is organised by the South Australian Coloured Sheep Owners' Society. Free admission. Spinning & Weaving demonstrations, woollen crafts, books, wool yarns, coloured fleece (sheep and alpaca). Refreshments include homemade soup, cake and devonshire teas. Flyer below.
2016 Scarf Exchange: organised by the Bland Spinners and Weavers (Wyalong, NSW). Fibres due in Wyalong by 18 March. Download information and application form below. Display in the Wyalong area later in the year.
Super Sock Competition: The Tamworth Hand Spinners and Weavers are running a super sock competition with prizes in each of the three separate classes (kids, wild and Australiana). All entries required in Tamworth by June 10th. Information and entry forms below.
Adelaide Sewing Stitching and Hand Craft Show: Adelaide Showground, Wayville, July 15-17, 2016. Look for the Handspinners and Weavers Guild's site!
A Stitch In Time: Morgan Heritage Museum: Exhibition of antique needle crafts; various groups will be there for some of the days - have a chat with them! 29 October - 19 November.
Do you have a fibre event coming up soon?
You can publicise it here simply by emailing the Guild (email@example.com) with details ad a flyer.