+44 (0) 1948 871618
The Wharf, Audlem, Cheshire CW3 0DX
Fiona will be demonstrating in the mill on occasions from the beginning of March.
Audlem is a picturesque village in South Cheshire with lovely shops, cafes and pubs as well as beautiful walks. Take a look at the village website www.audlem.org
Nantwich Show – Wednesday 29th July 2020
In the Countryside Pursuits Marquee
Come and watch weaving and spinning demonstrations
The Bear Steps Gallery -
St. Alkmunds Place, Shrewsbury SY1 1UH
This gallery is in the centre of Shrewsbury, a historic town full of interesting shops and buildings and walks along the River Severn.
Open everyday 10am – 4pm
Fiona will be participating with the Shrewsbury Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers. If you particularly want to see and chat to Fiona please contact her before your visit so she can ensure she is at the gallery.
18th February -
4th March -
17th and 18th March -
22nd and 23rd April – Dyeing with Natural Dyes Learn how to use mordants and plants from the garden and hedgerows to make beautiful colours on wools and silks using yarns, fibres and fabrics.
Spinning for Beginners Bring your spinning wheel or use one of mine. You will learn how to card a fleece and how to chose good fibres. By the end of the day you will have a small hank of your own handspun yarn to take home with you.
Spinning Workshop Improve your techniques and learn how to spin textured art yarns or any yearn of your choice. You will get lots of useful hints and tips about spinning and how to use your wheel more effectively.
Leno Weaving Come and learn how to make yourself a beautiful lightweight scarf using this unusual Leno technique. It is quick to weave but time consuming to set up.
Inkle Weaving Bring your inkle loom or use one of mine and come and weave a beautiful ribbon or braid.
If there's something you'd particularly like to learn please contact Fiona to arrange a day.
Her workshops are held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from
10.30 am – 4.00 pm with a maximum of 4 people so you get plenty of help, advice and individual attention.
Thursday 19th February 2020
Westhope College, Church Stretton
Stick Weaving 10.00 am to 4.00 pm
Go to www.westhorpe.org.uk for further details
Wednesday 26th February 2020
Wrekin Embroiderers Guild, Evening Talk/Lecture 7.45 pm
St. John’s Church, Saltwells Drive, Muxton, Telford TF2 8RJ
Saturday 28th March 2020
North Cheshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers
Croft Memorial Hall, Warrington WA3 7BQ
Saturday 18th April 2020
Ty Mawr Spinning Group, Ty Mawr Country Park, Wrexham
Rainbow Dye Workshop 10.00 am to 3.00 pm
Dyeing wool and other animal fibres a range of bright vibrant colours using a variety of techniques.
Contact Liz Carding 07740 026732 if you’d like to come along
Monday 20th April 2020
Acton and Reaseheath WI, Evening Talk/Lecture 7.30 pm
Acton Village Hall, Nantwich, Cheshire
Calendar 2020 Workshops