Coastal Yarn Newsletters

The Central Coast Handweavers, Spinners and Textile Arts Guild newsletters – Coastal Yarns – published bimonthly for the benefit of members. Packed with information about up coming and past events, hints and tips, and fantastic projects Guild members are working on.

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December 2017: CY December 2017. In this edition: General News, Christmas Party, Community Quilts, Fibrefest, Mangrove Mountain Country Fair.

August 2017: CY August 2017. In this edition: General News, Forest Floor Rug, Steiner School Fair, Coast Connect, Vegan Textiles, Social Outing, Dates for the Diary.

June 2017: CY June 2017. In this edition: General News, Weaving, Biggest morning Tea, Sashiko, Quilting, Restaurant Outing, Knitting, Precinct Day Info, Dates for the Diary.

March 2017: CY March 2017. In this edition: General News, Weaving Workshop, Community Quilts, Weaving, Wednesday Morning Tea, Show and Tell, Ancient Traditions, Spinning, Dates for the Diary.

January 2017: CY January 2017. In this edition: General News, Quilting, Quilting Workshop, Spinning, Palm Beach Trip, Days for Girls, Dates for the Diary.

December 2016: CY December 2016. In this edition: General News, Christmas Party, Quilting, Spinning, Dates for the Diary.

November 2016: CY November 2016. In this edition: General News, Gardenworld Report, Mangrove Mountain Country Fair, Inden, Jacket Pattern, Dates for the Diary.

October 2016: CY October 2016. In this edition: General News,Fibre Fest, Left handed crochet, Extracts from letters, Opera Outing, Dates for the Diary.

August 2016: CY August 2016. In this edition: General News, Forest Floor Rug, Katagami, Clare’s Mittens, Opera Outing, Shell’s on the Beach, Felting, Grammar School Fair, Active Seniors, Dates for the Diary.

June 2016: CY June 2016. In this edition: Knitting, Spinning, Felting, Chocolate Cake Recipe, Dates for the diary.

May 2016: CY May 2016. In this edition: General News, Quilts of Valour, Membership Fees, Felting Days, Knit In, Dates for the diary.

April 2016: CY April 2016. In this edition: General News, Equipment Borrowing, Tunisian Weavers, Felting Days, Lyn’s Travels, Dates for the diary.

March 2016: CY March 2016. In this edition: Gathering and Exhibition reports, Membership Renewals, Felting Days, Challenge Winners, Dates for the diary.

December 2015: CY December 2015. In this edition: Christmas Photos, Quilting, Louise’s Dyeing, Weaving, Felting, General News, Knitting, Dates for the diary.

October 2015: CY October 2015. In this edition: Exhibition Flyer, Native Blanket, Quilting, Travelling Saori Loom, Knitting, Guild Summer School, Dates for the diary.

August 2015: CY August 2015. In this edition: Spinners and Weavers, Lyn’s Weaving Week, Steiner School Fair, Knitting, Community Quilts, Dates for the diary.

July 2015: CY July 2015. In this edition: Spinners and Weavers, Saturday Craft, Dyeing with Nature, Thank You, Felting, Community Quilts, Workshops, Dates for the diary.

June  2015: CY June 2015. In this edition: Sydney Quilt Show, Tea Cosies, Member Profile, Gathering Update, The Lamp, Workshops, Hunter Trip, Dates for the diary.

May 2015: CY May 2015. In this edition: Gosford Show, Knitting, Member Profile, Gathering Update, Membership Fees, Felting, Card Making Workshop, Moody Sky Rug, Dates for the diary.

April 2015: CY April 2015. In this edition: Anzac Quilt, Felting, Quilting, Knitting, Membership Fees, Riverboat Postman, Potters, For Sale, Dates for the diary.

February 2015: CY February 2015. In this edition: Gathering Report, Gosford Show Challenge, Community Quilts, Felting, Quilting, The Well Travelled Quilt, Wise Words, Potters, For Sale, Dates for the diary.

January 2015: CY January 2015. In this edition:  Vale: Bob de Carle, Community Quilts, Felting, The Well Travelled Quilt, Quilt Challenge, Recipe, For Sale, Dates for the diary.

December 2014: CY December 2014. In this edition: Memories of Vicki, Christmas Lunch, Anzac Quilt, Gathering News, Knitting, Felting, Community Quilts, Dates for the diary, Recipes.

October 2014: CY October 2014. In this edition: Steiner Spring Fair, Grammar School Fair, Spinners, Australian Quilts, Workshops, Scissors, Well Travelled Quilt, Dates for the diary.

August 2014: CY August 2014. In this edition: Guild Poem, Needle Felting, Spinners, Weaving, Workshops, Australian Wool Show, Scarf Festival, Dates for the diary.

July 2014: CY July 2014. In this edition: Thankyous, Confessions of a Newby, Community Quilts, Kay’s Quilts, Sydney Quilt Show, Buy-Swap-and-Sell, Dates for the diary.

May-June 2014: CY May 2014. In this edition: Gosford Show, Community Quilts Northern Ireland, Lexophiles, Montacute House, Annual General Meeting Notice, Nomination Forms, Buy-Swap-and-Sell, Dates for the diary.

March-April 2014: CY March 2014. In this edition: Poppies, The Gathering, Bushfire Appeal Quilts, Mobile Phone Tips, Wraps With Love, Community Quilts, Textiles UK, Buy-Swap-and-Sell, Dates for the diary.

January-February 2014: CY February 2014. In this edition: Mangalitza, How to make Bias Binding, Weaving, 5000 Poppies, Community Quilts, Recipes, Buy-Swap-and-Sell, Dates for the diary.

November-December 2013: CY December 2013. In this edition: Christmas Lunch, Hints and tips: Tension Trouble, The Changi Quilt, Sashiko, Buy-Swap-and-Sell, Melbourne Cup Day Lunch, Mangrove Mountain Country Fair, Weavers News, Dates for the diary, Recipes.

September-October 2013: CY October 2013. In this edition: Steiner School Fete, General news, Buy-Swap-and-Sell, Christmas Lunch, Dates for the diary.