Gallery of Events

Information and photos from some of the meetings/gatherings held by the Guild and events where members of the Guild have been involved.

Back to Back Wool competition

The Newcastle Spinners and Weavers Guild supports the holding of the Back to Back Wool competition.
The Spinning Knitwits, consisting of members from the Guild and other spinners have participated in this event since 2001.
It is now held at the historic Tocal Homestead on the Sunday of the Queen’s Birthday weekend.
In 2016, the Spinning Knitwits finished second in the world.

Where did it all begin? and the rules governing the event.

view information and pictures from the International event held in 2013.

view information and pictures from the International event held in 2014.

Guild Trading Day

Trading Day for 2019 will be held:
When – Saturday 13th April
Where – at St Luke’s Uniting Church hall, Narla St, Belmont.
From – 9:30 to 1:30


More information will be available closer to the time.

Workshops

Silk Spinning Workshop

view images silk spinning workshop

Felting Workshops

view images from felting workshops

Cotton spinning workshop

view images from Cotton Spinning Workshop

Tocal Field Days