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Weaver's Interest Group

Weaver's Interest Group is held at the Club Rooms on the 1st Friday of each month, usless otherwise notified.

The topic in May was Freeform weaving, presented by Betty, who showed how to add interest with placing novelty yarn and fibres into the weaving as it was being woven. Several members brought their looms warped up to work on this technique.

freeform weaving

 

Felter's Interest Group

The Felter's Interest Group is held at the Club rooms on the 3rd Monday of each month.

Topic will sometimes be provided for these days, otherwise members come along and work on their own creations. The topic for April will be felted flowers.

New felters are always welcome.

felted wrap

Above is a lovely poncho made by Marilyn. She used Australian Merino, with gold sari silk, alpaca yarn and black silk fabric waste.

 

 

Meetings:

The Toowoomba Spinners, Weavers & Dyers Group meet at the Homestead Building, Toowoomba Showgounds, Glenvale Road, Toowoomba, from 9:30 am. Members stay as long as they wish, with some members bringing their lunch, and staying until between 12 noon and 1 pm.

Thursday Club Days

Thursday Club Days are held every Thursday, showground event permitting. Times are listed above, and are the same for all meetings.

Visitors and new members are always welcome.

Newcomers are advised to check the Diary Dates page, as sometime there are "Whole of Grounds" events at the showgrounds and we don't have access to the homestead building. Members may meet at another location during these times.

Saturday Club Days

Saturday Club Days are held every Saturday, showground events permitting. Times are listed above.

Everyone is welcome to attend, and bring along their projects to work on and have a chat.

One Saturday a month, mainly the last Saturday, we are trying to hold a workshop / demonstration / "do" day with a theme, that anyone can join in with.

General Meetings

These are more formal meetings that are held every two months at our Club rooms. See diary dates to check when these are on.

macrame

 

At left Janine is working on her planter holder at our Macrame workshop. Concentrating really hard.

 

 

 

 

 

Knitter's Interest Group

The Knitter's Interest Group is held at our Club rooms on the 3rd Thursday of each month (access to showgrounds permitting).

They look at different techniques each month, and look at ways to incorporate these techniques into their work.

Anyone is welcome to attend.

 

 

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