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Above: Fine lace shawl knitted by Helene Taylor, with the many awards it won at the Royal Easter Show
 
 
 
Our Workshops and activities for 2017 include

May 2017


May 23rd:  
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

June 2017


Morisset Spinners and Weavers Exhibition
Intertwined
at the Old Fireshed Gallery, Wollombi
10am to 4pm on June 3,4, 10, 11, 12.
Drinks and nibbles June 3, from 1:30pm

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Recent events:
January 2017

10th:  First day back

17th:  Stash Buster

24th:  Spinning Study

31st:  Weaving Study Group

 Weaving Workshop with Liz Calnan
21st January and 4th February

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February 2017

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

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March 2017
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

April 2017

2nd - 3rd:  Saori Workshop with Kaz Madigan
(Workshop Full)

4th: Lindy Boshler who is an Ashford Dealer.
Will demonstrate Carding and will have products for sale...

 

11th:  Stash Buster Sale Day
Blending

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

May
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:

https://secure.cancercouncilfundraising.org.au/registrant/FundraisingPage.aspx?RegistrationID=1085713

We will also be preparing rosters for our exhibition - demonstrating, catering for the opening etc. etc
 

May 16th: 

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.


 
Morisset Spinners and Weavers Inc. PO Box 186, Morisset, NSW 2264 Australia.                
email: morissetspinners@gmail.com  
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