Press releases

Some recent press articles mentioning our Guild or our members:

Report of our Garden party in July 2017 (Cumberland & Westmorland Herald).

Report of our Space Dyeing workshop in June 2017 (Cumberland & Westmorland Herald).

Report of our September 2015 workshop - Kumihimo braiding  with Debbie Richardson - in the Cumberland and Westmorland Herald (report by Sally Bohling)

Report of our Christmas 2014 meeting, and a tribute to past member Betty Brame, in the Cumberland & Westmorland Herald.

The Cumberland & Westmorland Herald has a report and photo from our weaving workshop on 15 March 2013.

The Cumberland & Westmorland Herald has a report on our dyeing workshop in October 2013.

Congratulations to member June Hall on becoming Cumbria Woman of the Year 2012! Here is an article about her in the Cumberland News.

Here is a report in the 
Cumberland and Westmorland Herald  of our September 2012 weaving workshop with Riitta Sinkkonen Davies.


Cumbria magazine, July 2012 has an article by Ann Lackie about Kathleen Robertshaw’s coppicing work, including rustic greenwood chairs seated with native wools. Here is the article, in 4 pdf files: pdf 1  pdf 2  pdf 3  pdf 4

One of Kathleen's chairs:   

Cumberland News 16 March 2012
An article about the Woolsack Project and the cushion stuffing event in Eskdale. Guild cushions in the photo!

Cumberland and Westmorland Herald 30 July 2010
An article about our tapestry and its new home at Brantwood.

Cumberland and Westmorland Herald 18 February 2010

Cumberland and Westmorland Herald 7 May 2009























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