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PROGRAMME FOR 2017

Our meetings at White Notley Village Hall usually on the 3rd Saturday of the month except for the December meeting which is on the 2nd Saturday.                      

The day is 10.30 to 4 pm.

              

 


Feb 18th        11am         ‘Flotsam weaving’  more details later.

Mar 18th       11 am         Slide show of the National Exhibition.  

                                          Talk and demonstration on Temari balls.

April 15th      11 am          Enid Tivey competition:  A cushion from Fleece.                                           Shared  Lunch.

May 5th ,6th ,7th  -            Spinning at Paycockes, Coggeshall.

May 20th     11 am            Fleece to garment competition - teams of 5.

June 17th    11 am            Needled Felting Talk & workshop.

July 15th      11 am            Friendship day at Grange Barn.

Aug 19th      11 am            Members Day and weaving competition

                                            Shared lunch

Sept 16th     11 am           Jennifer Talbot: Talk & workshop on design                                            inspired by Shetland

Sept                                   Spin & weave at Grange Barn Beer Festival .

Oct 6th, 7th & 8th               Spinning at Paycockes

Oct 21st        11 am           



Nov 18th        11 am          Christmas Makes

Dec 9th          11 am          Member’s Day Christmas Party

                                           Christmas Competition

Jan 21st      11am          AGM.

                    2pm           ‘Show n Tell’ and do bring any items for the ‘Coast’                                         project  and any garments made as a result of the                                         ‘Cut your handwoven’ workshop

Jennifer Hughes cannot come to this meeting but we have Janice Lawrence instead. Her talk will be on Andean Textiles and she will be bringing lots of samples.