Bradford Guild Of Handweavers, Spinners & Dyers


Welcome to the Bradford Guild Website

Skill Sharing Day

Saturday 16th June 2018

11:00am to 3:00pm

Our skill sharing days are great for newcomers who want to chat to guild members about their skills in weaving, spinning or dyeing

Its a welcoming environment so please pop in

 

 

We'll be out and about at the shows below, please feel free to drop in and you'll see spinner, weavers in action!

 

  

Arthington Show

Pool-in-Wharfedale

Sunday 1st July 2018

 

Todmorden Country Fair

Centre Vale Park

Saturday 7th July 2018

 

 

 

Not forgetting the Great Yorkshire Show

Harrogate Showground

Tuesday to Thursday

10-12 July 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our new library listing is available!




People have been spinning, weaving and dyeing for thousands of years; then it was done for necessity but nowadays we do it for fun.  The Bradford Guild is an association of ordinary people from all walks of life who share an interest in textiles  and who want to keep the crafts of spinning weaving and dyeing alive and to encourage others to join in.



The Guild was founded in July 1982 when three people, who had completed a spinning and weaving course, decided that they wanted to find a way to continue to develop their skills, but without a formal course structure. From that small beginning the Guild has continued to grow and is still thriving.



Anyone is welcome to join us, even if they don't spin, weave or dye! Details of the current committee members can be found on the contacts page and you can fill in the "contact us" form in the left hand menu or email us at
bradfordguild@googlemail.co.uk and we'll get back to you.












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