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.

Gordon Adam 1927-2017

We were all saddened to hear the news of Gordon who passed away peacefully on Saturday 12th August, at Henleigh Hall Care Home, following a long term in hospital. Gordon, a past committee member, was a longstanding and most dedicated member of our Guild, and this year...