HGC Summer 2019 Part 2 – Extra Weaving time

Traditionally, there are no guild meetings during the months of July and August, instead, we take a break for the Summer.  

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HGC Summer 2019 Part 1 – Ice Dyeing in Lismore

October already?

Time to reflect on the busy summer we’ve had.

HGC 2019 Dyeing Day held on 20th July 2019 in Lismore

Unlike in previous years, our dyeing day took place in July rather than June.  Hosted by Lora and her family at their home in Lismore it was an exceptional day from start to finish.  Lora and her family put a great deal of time and energy into preparing a safe and ideal environment for us all to enjoy the ice-dyeing activity, for making tea and coffee available throughout the day and setting up a buffet space for a wonderful feast of a picnic. 

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Onion Skin Magic

There aren’t enough hours in the day of late and even when there are, it would seem my broadband connection has other ideas.  That being said, our June meeting is fast approaching and I’ve realised I’m way behind with posts here.

So, travelling back in time to April, I wanted to quickly share the events of our meeting on the 27th, where we looked in more depth at dyeing with onion skins.

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Eco Dyeing Day

Our last meeting was our annual dyeing day, held on 16 June at Gwen’s farm.  What a day we had! The following members attended the meeting: Pascale, Heather, Gerda, Lora, Gwen, Olywn, Margarita, Stella, Frances, Maureen and Margaret.

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