Gallery of Members' Work

Work created by members of the Wigtownshire Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers

Lap Waste project

This project started on a visit to World of Wool where I spent time rooting in their lap waste bin, I selected quite a few different colours and blended them on my board, after plying I knitted the open sided cardigan pictured and I am very pleased with the results. 


My second ever garment from my own home spun and dyed yarn.You may not see me wearing this very often as it has quickly become my favourite snuggle card for when I am under the weather or just plain cold!

Experiments in dyeing

Following a Guild dyeing workshop in 2016, I have really been bitten by the dyeing bug and have gradually been increasing my stock of dyes. These are just a few of my experiments with dyeing combed tops. Most are Blue-Faced Leicester or merino. [gallery...