Also, I haven't been taking photographs: we had a great time at Woodfest Wales at the end of July, lots of interest in our stand and so on, but I was too busy on the Saturday to take any pictures. I did manage this one just before I went home:
|Abergele Guild at Woodfest Wales. It wasn't anything like this miserable during the day,|
Last Sunday we met in Betws yn Rhos to spin and weave - on opposing sides of the room. The spinners commented on the lack of chat from the weavers. Well, we were concentrating. Hard.
|Weaving in the red corner....|
|...and in the blue corner: spinning!|
Jenny's little loom proved a bit of a challenge to warp for the first time:
|Note the smile!|
|Warp, with matching mug.|
|Look: in the background, Edith has already got her heddle threaded and is tying the warp on the front beam. Nothing much happening in the foreground.|
Especial thanks are due to Paul for the outstanding Victoria sponge. It was a real prize-winner, despite the alleged mix-up about the ingredients (I can't believe there was no baking powder in it).