2009

Wool & Willow Festival in Minerva Arts Centre, Llanidloes
Stalls       Workshops

Stalls

Aylwin Alpaca

Alwin Alpaca stallJumper by Judy Roberts of Alwin AlpacaBalls of Alwin Alpaca woolAlwin Alpaca stall

 


Bellacouche

Bellacouche shroud

Bellacouche website

Bellacouche felt birdBellacouche felt birdBellacouche felt birds
leaf pattern from Bellacouche felt shroud Bellacouche felt bird

Border Bears

Border Bears stall

Border Bears webpage

Border Bears pictureBorder Bears stallBorder Bears cardigan
Border Bears bearBorder Bears toysBorder Bears wool

Bowmont Braf

Bowmont Braf stall

Bowmont Braf website

Bowmont Braf wooldetail of Bowmont Braf trousersBowmont Braf trousers
Bowmont Braf cardigan Bowmont Braf

Crafts Mid Wales - Beryl Smith

Crafts Mid Wales stall

Crafts Mid Wales website

Crafts Mid Wales stallCrafts Mid Wales chopping boardsdetail of Crafts Mid Wales rug
Baskets by Beryl Smith Crafts Mid Wales wool

 

Crafts Mid Wales stalldetail of Crafts Mid Wales rugDancing Lady willow sculpture by Beryl SmithCrafts Mid Wales rugs

Esgair Fibres

Esgair Fibres stall

Esgair Fibres website

Esgair Fibres bagEsgair Fibres scarves 

Fire & Fibre

Fire & Fibre stall

Fire & Fibre website

Fire & Fibre weavingFire & Fibre shawlFire & Fibre flowers

Great Oak Books

Great Oak Books stall

Great Oak Books website

Great Oak Books stallGreat Oak Books stallGreat Oak Books stall

Greenweeds

Greenweeds scarves

Greenweeds website

Greenweeds HatGreenweedsGreenweeds shawl
Greenweeds stall Greenweeds Bag

Kibsey Craft

Kibsey Craft Basket

Kibsey Craft website

Kibsey Craft stallKibsey Craft BasketKibsey Craft Basket
Kibsey Craft BasketKibsey Craft BasketKibsey Craft basket detail

Lesley Wickham, Cwmchwefru Farm

Lesley Wickham's stallwoven products by Lesley Wickhamscarf by Lesley Wickhamscarves by Lesley Wickham
detail of one of Lesley Wickham's rugswoven products by Lesley WickhamCwmchwefru Farm fleeces

Maria Lalic, Textile Artist

Maria Lalic's felt bears

Maria Lalic's webpages

Woolgathering stall

detail of products by Maria Lalicdetail of products by Maria Lalicproducts by Maria Lalic
products by Maria Lalicproducts by Maria Lalicproducts by Maria Lalic

Montgomeryshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers

Montgomeryshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers stall

Montgomeryshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers website

Montgomeryshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and DyersMontgomeryshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and DyersMontgomeryshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers
Montgomeryshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers Montgomeryshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers

Salamander

Salamander stall Salamander productsSalamander productsSalamander products
Salamander productsSalamander productsSalamander products

Sasha Kagan

Sasha Kagan's stall

Sasha Kagan's website

Sasha Kagan's productsSasha Kagan's productsSasha Kagan's products
Sasha Kagan's products Sasha Kagan's products

Thomas Shop / Wool Emporium

Thomas Shop products

Thomas Shop / Wool Emporium website

Thomas Shop productsThomas Shop productsThomas Shop products

Welsh Yarn

Welsh Yarn products

Welsh Yarn website

Welsh Yarn productsWelsh Yarn woolWelsh Yarn products

Woodcymru

Woodcymru stall

Woodcymru website

Woodcymru peg loomWoodcymru productsWoodcymru products

Wool and Willow Shop

Wool and Willow Shop stall

Wool and Willow Shop website

Wool and Willow Shop bagWool and Willow Shop productsWool and Willow Shop products
Wool and Willow Shop products Wool and Willow Shop products

Woolcraft

Woolcraft stall

Woolcraft website

Woolcraft woolWoolcraft woolWoolcraft products

Woolgathering

Woolgathering stall Woolgathering productWoolgathering pictureWoolgathering picture
Woolgathering picture detail of Woolgathering scarf

Zalingai

Zalingai stall

Zalingai website

Zalingai productsZalingai productsZalingai products

Workshops

crochet motifSun 7 JuneFun Flowers with CrochetSasha Kagan
A one-day workshop to make a range of beautiful flowers for corsages, hair decorations and accessories, etc. For all experience levels. Cost £25. Max. 15 people
willow basketsTue 9 JuneBeginners BasketsBeryl Smith
Ever wanted to make your own basket? Come and learn to make a traditional basket to take home. £25 + £6 materials. Max. 8 people
pegloom weavingThur 11 JuneTricks with Weaving Sticks and PegloomsMaureen Preen
An opportunity to make cords, belts and gifts using recycled yarn and frippery. Cost £25 + £2 materials. Max. 8 people
oval woven willow basketsSat 13 &
Sun14 June
Intermediate BasketsLois Grindey
2-day course for those with some experience. An opportunity to progress into oval work and explore different weaves and borders. Cost £50 + £12 materials. Max. 8 people
willow plant supportsTue 16 JuneWillow Plant SupportsBeryl Smith
Learn the techniques to create a natural willow plant support for your garden. Cost £25 + £7 materials. Max. 8 people
willow dragonflyFri 19 JuneWillow Bird SculptureBeryl Smith
Come and make a bird out of willow for your garden or conservatory. Cost £25 + £7 materials. Max. 8 people
felt teddy bearsSat 20 JuneAn Introduction to Needle FeltingOlwen Veevers
Learn the basic techniques and use them to create 3D shapes and some surface decoration. Cost £25 + £5 materials. Max. 10 people
wetfelted rugSun 21 JunePrefelting and InlayOlwen Veevers
Wetfelting to produce a pair of 'positive and negative' pieces, which could be mats, small cushion fronts, bags, etc. Cost £25 + £5 materials. Max. 12 people
wool pictureTue 23 JuneCreative WoolcraftMeg Dixon
How to use a combination of techniques - knitting, crochet, weaving, embroidery, etc. - to create pictures, hangings and garments. For all experience levels. Cost £25 + £5 materials. Max. 15 people
knitting close-upThur 25 JuneKnitting with ColourSasha Kagan
Learn to combine colour and texture into knit design. From easy stripes through Fairisle to intarsia motifs. This confidence-building workshop aims to get your needles clicking! Cost £25. Max. 15 people