The Tynedale Spinning Guild

Spinning and weaving demonstrations

Two women sitting on chairs with spinning wheels

Dates

Monday 29 July

Useful information

Time:

11am - 3pm

Cost:

Free activity. Young people under 22 years and NE28 residents FREE entry. Usual adult charges apply.

Where:

Level 4


About the activity

The Tynedale Spinning Guild

Members of the Tynedale Spinning Guild will be on site to demonstrate various methods of spinning and weaving:

Drop spindling - using a replica Roman spindle 

Wheel spinning - how methods of spinning have changed over the years 

Weaving - visitors can try using a loom.