Our Workshops and activities for 2017 include
Exhibition Preparation- Assistance with pricing items if required. Final distribution of price tags and inventory sheets.
The Weaving Study Group meets after lunch. We will continue the round robin project playing with Crackle weave and Overshot.
May 30th: Bring in Items for Exhibition
Morisset Spinners and Weavers Exhibition
at the Old Fireshed Gallery, Wollombi
10am to 4pm on June 3,4, 10, 11, 12.
Drinks and nibbles June 3, from 1:30pm
10th: First day back
17th: Stash Buster
24th: Spinning Study
31st: Weaving Study Group
Weaving Workshop with Liz Calnan
21st January and 4th February
7th: Bring in items for Morisset Show
Committee Meeting after lunch
11th and 12th: Morisset Show
14th: Items will be returned from Morisset Show
Stash Buster Sale
21st: Spinning Study Group - Discussion on Border Leicester
For Display Purposes please bring list of proposed Exhibition Items
28th: 11am - Mini Workshop on Saori Loom
12.30 pm - Weaving Study Group - Fulling
7th: AGM 9.30am
After AGM The Gathering is being held at Morisset Baptist Church
Theme - Colours of the Birds
Take with you any items for challenges.
14th: Stash Buster Sale
21st: Spinning Study Group - Colour Exploration - Design - bring your ideas
28th: Weaving Study Group
2nd - 3rd: Saori Workshop with Kaz Madigan
4th: Lindy Boshler who is an Ashford Dealer.
Will demonstrate Carding and will have products for sale...
11th: Stash Buster Sale Day
18th: Excursion to Feltfine -
We then go the Old Dairy at Wyong for lunch and visit the chocolate and cheese factory.
After lunch we will have a discussion about Colour exploration in lieu of our normal Spinning Study group meeting
25th: Bring Wheels - Spinning Morning
Weaving Study Group
2nd: Speaker - Sallyann from Womens Refuge
Drawing of Raffle for Friendship Rug
9th: Mini High Tea
We are helping the Cancer Council's fundraising campaign again by holding a
Mini High Tea at the Hall from 10:00 am.
$5 entry includes an uindulgent High tea, "Fibre Bingo" and a quiz or three.
Lots of great prizes.
For more information see:
We will also be preparing rosters for our exhibition - demonstrating, catering for the opening etc. etc
Distribution of Exhibition price Tags and inventory sheets.
Finalising rosters for demonstrations at the exhibition, and afternoon tea on opening day
The Spinning Study Group meets after lunch. This month we are starting to work with camel fibre.