Entries by Gaynor


The Complex Weavers’ biennial exhibition is being held as a virtual exhibition this year – much more accessible for Guild members than the planned venue of Knoxville, Tennessee! It opens on Monday 29 June at midday (BST) at http://www.complexityexhibition.org/ and showcases recent textile creations that bear within them some form of complexity, whether they have […]

Fleeces for sale – see Members section

Several of our members are having difficulties finding homes for their fleeces due to lockdown. Many of the wool fairs are cancelled – so why not help them out and buy a fleece at very good prices. See members area.

‘Shoddy’ production brought back to Yorkshire

  iinouiio brings ‘shoddy’ production back to Yorkshire and history is remade   Industry veteran John Parkinson’s new venture, iinouiio, is breathing life into the Yorkshire textile industry with a new range of recycled woollen yarns and fabrics, the first of its kind to be produced in the UK for more than twenty years. Launched […]


Yes – we really are already thinking about 2021! The Venue for the Association Summer School has been announced as being Writtle University College, Chelmsford and it will take place between 15 – 22 August 2021.  My PDF file

Summer School 2019 Video now out

A video featuring snapshots of Summer School 2019, ‘A Textile Heritage’, is now available on the Association YouTube channel, providing an opportunity for those who didn’t make it in person to see a little of summer school, and a reminder for those who did.