The Journal for Weavers Spinners and Dyers

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Books and Publications

Handweavers' Recipes for Family and Home

A no nonsense beginners' manual by Karen Garwood-Young ring backed for easy working:- Includes Step by step instructions - Timed method & Calculations - Glossary.
£11.25 inc pp

Email: bucklyoung7@gmail.com
Website: tinyurl.com/zgycbs7

Heddlecraft magazine

Ply-Split Braiding

An Introduction £12.99 + p&p
Further Techniques £20 + p&p
Ply-Splitting in 3 Dimensions £20 + p&p
Ply-Split Braided Jewellery £10 + p&p
by Julie Hedges; also talks and workshops

Email: juliehedges49@gmail.com 
Website: www.juliehedges.co.uk

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Courses and Holidays

All In A Spin

Isabella Whitworth

Courses in wax resist, shibori, natural dyes and indigo. For details, please follow the Courses and Talks link on Isabella’s website www.isabellawhitworth.com.

Janet Phillips (Weaving)

Jane Deane at Leewood

Jane Deane: spinning, natural dyeing and weaving tuition. Leewood is in the heart of Dartmoor. Other art and craft courses available, and on-site camping.

Tel: 07929 739340
Email: naturally@janedeane.co.uk
Website: www.leewood.co.uk

Residential Weaving, Spinning and Dyeing Courses

Individual tuition, small groups. Beginners and advanced. Rugs, hangings, tapestry, fabric, tablet, inkle, Ikat. Natural and chemical dyeing.
SAE Martin Weatherhead, Penwenallt Farm (WJ), Cilgerran, Cardigan, Pembrokeshire SA43 2TP

Tel: 01239 841228
Email: martin@snail-trail.co.uk
Website: www.snail-trail.co.uk

Sapori & Saperi

Textile Tours to Peru 2019

Hands-on workshops with local artisans including famous tapestry weaver, Maximo Laura for two days, during our next tour. Also embroidery, knitting, spinning, natural dyeing and backstrap weaving.
Be inspired by Peruvian culture!
Shop fabulous textiles!
Visit Machu Picchu and other extraordinary sites!
October 2019: 10-day tour, dates to be announced soon.

Email: rosalindjohansson@yahoo.com
Website: www.spiritofperu.org

Vale de Gatos

is a learning hub dedicated to the textile arts, duly equipped to welcome learners for short or longer periods of time.
Viana do Alentejo, Portugal

Website: www.valedegatos.com

Weaving, Spinning, Dyeing and Design Workshops

with Alison Daykin, award winning weaver and co-author of "Creative Spinning".

Tel: 01335 370631
Website: www.spinningandweaving.weebly.com

Weaving Tuition

Shaft, dobby, jacquard and tablet.
4-day group courses in 2019:
Shaft looms: July

1-1 courses by arrangement
Belinda Rose Weave, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Website: www.belindarose.co.uk 

Exhibitions

Woolfest

For Sale and Wanted

Weaving and spinning equipment and textile books bought and sold.

Wee Peggy for sale

In full working order, this Wee Peggy has a thick wooden wheel, built in ‘lazy kate’, four good sized bobbins and a 10mm spindle orifice.
The asking price is £200 and the spinning wheel can be collected from our address in central Brighton or we can arrange packing and shipping if preferred.

Tel: 07734 544033
Email: fiachmaguire@gmail.com

Suppliers

Adelaide Walker
DT Craft and Design
Don Porritt Looms
Fiberworks software for weaving
George Weil, Weaving, Spinning and Dyeing Supplies
Handweavers Studio
Louet - since 1974

My Fine Weaving Yarn

We stock quality repeatable weaving yarns in different counts and fibres including wool, cottons, cottoline, Tencel and more.

We are based in Leicestershire.
Visit our website or phone for friendly, helpful advice and service.

Tel: 01455 554647
Email: enquiries@myfineweavingyarn.co.uk
Website: www.myfineweavingyarn.co.uk

Saori UK

Spinwise

Kromski Spinning Wheels, Looms & Accessories. UK supplier for the full range of Kromski equipment.
Contact Ann Fisher for friendly advice and service.

Tel: 01558 650760
Email: ann@spinwise.co.uk
Website: www.spinwise.co.uk

The Anna Crutchley Cordtwister

Makes 2, 3 & 4 strand cords. Includes holding bracket, 4-hook end-plate and instructions. G clamps not included.
£54.50 + p&p - £4.50 UK. Payment by UK cheque or Paypal accepted.
TASSEL MAKING PRODUCTS AND COURSES
Tassel moulds, warping frames.
Please e-mail for overseas orders information. 8 Canterbury Street, Cambridge CB4 3QF

Tel: 01223 563638
Email: a.crutchley@ntlworld.com

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