Owl Felting Workshop

On Saturday 29 February Julie held a needle felting workshop.  Attendees were treated to the skills and guidance of an expert owl designer .  She guided them through and provided a kit so that they finished the day with a pretty stylish looking owl.  Extra information and more photos can …

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Felting

This board of imaginative wet felting was created by the students of the Special Education Centre of Henry Kendall High School.  Some of our members assisted the students in learning wet felting.  Quite a strenuous task.  The students were quite pleased with their colourful results.  

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Stick Weaving

Lee has created a mat by weaving together her hand-spun and dyed wool.  The mat was woven on a stick weaving loom and then stitched together.  The hand woven wool was dyed various colours using black beans, onion peels, turmeric, avocados and flowers.  The result is a very thick, unique …

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2019 Gathering

Our Guild recently held a Gathering.  At this event Spinning, Weaving and Textile Arts groups from the greater Newcastle region attended. Participants could submit entries in 8 different challenges. The competition was of a high standard. Lunch was provided and a small fashion parade along with demonstrations completed a great …

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New Quilter

This is Helen.  She is proudly holding her finished quilt.  She is a new comer to the world of quilting.  This quilt will eventually be donated to the community.  It was made from material donated to the guild.  Well done Helen and well done to the ladies who assisted her …

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