Category Archives: Outings

Johnsonville Library – demonstration and “have a go” 29 August 2014

A few members were at Johnsonville Library  on Friday evening showing and giving people opportunities to try spinning, needle-felting, wet-felting, flax flower making, tapestry weaving, knitting, and fabric flower making. Check out this link to the Library website on … Continue reading

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Tote Bag Making – 25th March 2014

We had a visit to Frances’ home and had a great time  having a chat and coffee together. Frances showed us how to sew a tote bag. Lovely.  The ladies had a chat and coffee together.We watch Frances sewing a … Continue reading

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Wairarapa Fibre Swap

28 November 2012 The day trip to Masterton was enjoyed by all.  The weather was pleasant, the welcome warm and the swapping of finished fibre objects with the Wairarapa group at The Woolshed was lots of fun.  People had put … Continue reading

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AGM, Bring and Buy, and lunch at 1841

27 November 2012 We had a “Bring and Buy” and the AGM at the Communty Centre, then headed off to the 1841 for lunch. A good way to finish  the year (before heading off to the Wairarapa Group the next … Continue reading

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“Unveiled” at Te Papa and Central Library Visits

10 April 2012 After spending a good hour at “Unveiled”, we visited the craft section at Central Library. All of us came away with at least one book to peruse over the next month. Some of us had quite a … Continue reading

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Dyeing – to have a go again

8 January 2012 The previous dyeing day at Nan’s place at Waikawa Beach was very successful so we thought we would do it again.  This time the weather wasn’t so co-operative however those who attended got on with the fun.

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AGM and End of Year Outing

Annual General Meeting 22 November The AGM was held at Johnsonville Community Centre.  After morning tea and the meeting we went to Pataka Museum of Arts and Culture.  Kylie judged the entries in the Bag Challenge and presented the awards.  We … Continue reading

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The Dowse Art Museum

Group outing – 4 October – to visit the exhibition Knitted and Knotted.  Knitted and Knotted brings together the work of contemporary artists, featuring creations that have been crocheted, woven, knitted and knotted. Beverley and Romain This is a selection … Continue reading

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