Member’s work, June 2022

Member’s work, June 2022

Sharron Paton: Cowl scarf from Suzanne’s pattern, Cream and pinks Merino bought from Wingham Wool, spun and woven into scarf.  Plus some spare wool from a baby blanket. Second scarf made from fine cotton and she managed not to break the fragile threads, happily....
Guild meeting -Talk- Ruskin’s influence on spinning and textiles

Guild meeting -Talk- Ruskin’s influence on spinning and textiles

To celebrate the bicentenary of John Ruskin’s birth the guild have invited Dr Rachel Dickinson to talk about Ruskin and his influence on textiles. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Ruskin http://www.ruskininsheffield.com/2019-bicentenary/4594227227 Update: The...
Guild challenge 2018 – Results

Guild challenge 2018 – Results

The challenge has the title “All for free”   and can be anything that has used at least one of our crafts.  The only stipulation is that the materials should be free e.g. recycled, collected, gathered.  If absolutely necessary up to 10% can be new/paid...
Poppies for Wonderwool Wales

Poppies for Wonderwool Wales

The organisers of Wonderwool Wales are planning a curtain of Poppies to commemorate the ending of World War 1. Hallamshire Guild have done their bit with 160 poppies which were knitted, crocheted or woven.
Textile jewelry workshop

Textile jewelry workshop

                                                         We asked Lynda Kinaard to give us a workshop on textile jewelry with a possible Rennie Mactintosh theme. These are some of the items produced and we had an enjoyable and fun day....