About the Guild

The Guild's aim is to bring together those who practise handweaving, spinning and allied crafts. To help and encourage them to increase their knowledge, understanding and skills by discussion, demonstration, exhibition, teaching and the provision of quality resource materials.

© 2019 - Handweavers and Spinners Guild of Victoria Inc

Find Us Here

655 Nicholson Street

Carlton North  3054

Phone: 9387 9222

Contact Us

Guild rooms open to the Public, Tuesday to Saturday

10:00am to 3:00pm

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Special Interest Groups

The Guild offers a range of opportunities to get together and explore our craft, 
whether that's spinning, weaving, knitting, or dyeing.

Members are always welcome, so too are visitors and guests.  A small fee is charged for attendance; you can enjoy a cuppa whilst learning a new skill or exploring new techniques. 


Non-members can take the option to come to a few activities before joining the Guild and benefiting from all that comes with being a member of the Guild.

Groups that meet at the Guild

1st Saturday - 1:00pm - 4:00pm - Experimental spinning - Teresa Bennett

1st Sunday - 11:00am - 3:00pm - Sunday Spinners - Caroline Bourke

2nd Wednesday - 10:00am - noon - Needles and hooks - Lynell McCluggage

2nd Saturday - 1:00pm - 3:00pm - Tapestry Weavers - Heather Smith

3rd Thursday - 10:00am - Dyeing - Robyn Heywood

3rd Sunday - WOWS Weavers on the weird side - Ruth Mitchell

4th Thursday - 10:30am - 2:00pm - Melbourne Kumihimo Group, Japanese Braiding

4th Saturday - 10:30am - 12:30pm - Weaving Matters - Rosie Knighton