The Aims of the Hampshire WSD

We Aim To...

 

  • Encourage and maintain integrity and excellence of craftmanship and skills.

  • To foster a sense of beauty of materials, texture colour and design; providing inspiration.

  • To improve opportunities for knowledge and mastering skills.

  • Meet the needs of all members regardless of ability.                                                           

Our Guild  Profile

We are a group of people interested in promoting the skills of.....

Spinning

yarns from a range of fibres, including wool, linen, cotton, silk and many others which can be knitted, crocheted, woven or used for other crafts.

Weaving

and creating interesting individual fabrics which can include textiles suitable for clothing, soft furnishings, floor coverings or decorative hangings.

Dyeing

fibres, yarns and fabrics with natural or chemical dyes to achieve our own unique colours.

As a member, if you wish, you can work to gain

'The Association of Guilds of WSD Certificate of Achievement'

Talk to our Guild Secretary and more information is available:

Membership

Membership to the Guild is open to anyone interested in fibre crafts.

 

Annual Membership subscription is £22 per annum (discounted to £20 if you pay by July) and £2.00 at each month's meeting.

How to pay your Membership Subscription (to Join or Renew) -  You can pay your subscription using internet banking. CLICK HERE to email our Treasurer for details. Or you can still pay at a meeting.

 

Visitors are always welcome - The cost is £5 for the meeting day on the door.

 

Lunch, tea and coffee and afternoon cake are also available to buy or bring a packed lunch.

 Library

 We have a wide selection of fibre craft books that can be borrowed by members at our monthly meetings.

Guild Equipment

We have a range of fibrecraft equipment that is available to members to hire

Show And Share (SAS) Table

Bring your work to the monthly meeting to share your achievement and or share the challenges you had!

Find out more about the National Association of WS&D by clicking on the link below.
 
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Meeting Venue:

SHAWFORD PARISH HALL, PEARSON LANE, SHAWFORD, WINCHESTER, HAMPSHIRE SO21 2AA

Hampshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers