West of Scotland Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers

Programme - 2018/2019

The Guild meets on the 2nd Saturday of the month at Milngavie Community Library and Education Centre from 10 am. Visitors and new members are always welcome and membership information is available here.




8th September: (am only) Eve Broadis, Director of Fair Trade Scotland - Talk: Tartan weaving in Cambodia


13th October: (am only) Dr Susanna Harris of Glasgow University - Talk: Bronze Age Fabrics of Must Farm


10th November: (all day) Guild member Marion McLean - Workshop: Nalbinding


8th December: (am only) Christmas meeting




12th January: (am only) Member-run mini workshops (Tapestry weaving, Inkle Loom weaving, Fleece Prep)


9th February: (all day) Guild member Jean Leader - Workshop : Braiding techniques


9th March: (am only) Guild members Marlen McMaster and Becca Roy - Talk: Spin to Knit, Recipes for Success


13th April: (am only) Change to Programme: Dyeing Forum (bring your dyeing experiments and questions!)


11th May: (am only) AGM and Exhibition preparation (All previous AGM minutes available upon request)


You can see some of the work done by members of the Guild in the gallery.