Author: Kym

We visit Tugulawa Early Education Centre.

The Tugulawa children have been feeding silkworms and watching their life cycle. Once the moths had finished with their cocoons Michelle and Alleyne popped in to show the children how silk paper was made and got them to help spinning silk. They had a wonderful day with lots of enthralled small ones.

Look what I found!

Earlier in the year Michelle Hanley did a  little bit of crochet while she chatted to Kat Feeney on ABC radio to promote our International Scarf Exchange, I just found this great speedy video!       

Stash bash truly was a treasure hunt.

Our first stash bash on 25 November was a huge hit with the crafty punters. There were so many amazing treasures dug out from the backs of our crafters closets to share with us. The origin stories abounded of some of the special items as did the cleaning out of studios tales.Thanks everyone, look out…

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Stash Bash

Only one week until our first ever Stash Bash. You can buy. Take advantage of our spring clean and grab a bargain. Tools and equipment including spinning wheels and weaving looms. Craft supplies including yarn, wool, fabric, sewing and knitting supplies, magazines, books etc. You can sell. Is it time to declutter? Get a spot…

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Doris finishes a basket!

Congratulations Doris. It’s her first basket completed in one session of the basketcases meeting. Doris has been a member for over 5 years. George is so proud.

Guest Speaker – Meriel Chamberlin

[presentation width=375 height=375 duration=1] [slide bgimg=”https://www.qldspinners.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/meriel-bales.jpg”][/slide] [slide bgimg=”https://www.qldspinners.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Meriel.jpg”][/slide] [slide bgimg=”https://www.qldspinners.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Full-circle-fibres-lili-life_01.jpg”][/slide] [slide bgimg=”https://www.qldspinners.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Full-circle-fibres-lili-life_03.jpg”][/slide] [/presentation] Meriel Chamberlin is passionate about Australian cotton. Join us on Saturday 6 October at 10:30am for our guest speaker presentation about the Full Circle Fibres story so far, from QLD grown cotton to fibres, yarns, and fabrics. Meriel will be sharing her…

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