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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

Making Inkle Braids

An introduction to weaving inkle bands, by
Steve Kennett

Website: www.sussexspinner.co.uk

 

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

Beetlefelt Textile Workshops

in Chorlton, Manchester. Enjoy expert tuition & the run of our inspiring garden studio on our 3 day Weaving, Spinning & Natural Dyeing Summer Schools £130.

Tel: 0777 240 9308
Email: info@beetlefelt.co.uk
Website: www.beetlefelt.co.uk

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

Tapestry Workshops 2019

Capturing places with the eye of a weaver

Isle of Man 24th - 28th June
Travelling whilst weaving with Louise Martin and Ros Bryant
Orkney 8th - 14th September
Exploring weave in stone and stone in weave with Louise Martin and Ros Bryant
Turkey 23rd –30th September
Stone and Water with Louise Martin and Jane Brunning

Email: tapestrylou@hotmail.com
Website: www.www.louisemartintapestry.com

 

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

Tulsi - the travel company

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

'Soft Engineering Exhibition
Wonderwool Wales
Woolfest
World Textile Days

For Sale and Wanted

Weaving and spinning equipment and textile books bought and sold.

Suppliers

Adelaide Walker
DT Craft and Design
Don Porritt Looms
Fiberworks
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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Weaving, Spinning and Carding equipment and classes