Monthly Archives: July 2015

Border Union Show 2015

It was damp and cold at the Border Union Show on the last weekend of July.  You will notice from the pictures below how many people were wearing wintry clothing – and lots of sensible people had their wellies on!  Despite the … Continue reading

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Natural Dyeing Workshop

One of our members, Mary Watt, brought along her expertise, equipment and materials for a Natural Dyeing Workshop. These are her dye recipe swatches, showing which mordants and ingredients combine to make which colours: This is Mary dyeing with onions … Continue reading

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Nuno Felting

On May 23rd  Anna Turnbull (Biteabout Arts) joined us to deliver a Nuno felting workshop. Many of us were keen to learn this technique of felting onto silk chiffon. We all did a small test piece first to understand the … Continue reading

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