Winter (OK, Christmas) is coming!

Summer doesn’t seem so long ago, and yet here we are with the first frosts and the Harlech Christmas Craft Fair on the horizon. So, when is it? Saturday 30 November and Sunday 1 December, in the Memorial Hall (opposite

Winter (OK, Christmas) is coming!

Summer doesn’t seem so long ago, and yet here we are with the first frosts and the Harlech Christmas Craft Fair on the horizon. So, when is it? Saturday 30 November and Sunday 1 December, in the Memorial Hall (opposite

A summer of craft

Yes, it’s summer. And it really is – it’s dry (at the moment), it’s warm and the sun is shining. And a week today, on Tuesday 16 July, the Harlech Craft Fair summer pop-up opens in the Old Library. We’ve

A summer of craft

Yes, it’s summer. And it really is – it’s dry (at the moment), it’s warm and the sun is shining. And a week today, on Tuesday 16 July, the Harlech Craft Fair summer pop-up opens in the Old Library. We’ve

Christmas is coming…

… and that means that the Harlech Craft Fair is on the horizon as well. Lots of stalls, some regular favourites, some attending for the first time. From wood to textiles, And from ceramics to soap: It’s the weekend of

Christmas is coming…

… and that means that the Harlech Craft Fair is on the horizon as well. Lots of stalls, some regular favourites, some attending for the first time. From wood to textiles, And from ceramics to soap: It’s the weekend of

Knitted together

Angharad (from Knit one… in Dolgellau) and Kate (Criafol) will be contributing a knitted element to the Fibre and Fabric Fair on Saturday and Sunday. And they are going to run a Knitting Hospital – possibly where the Knit Nurse

Knitted together

Angharad (from Knit one… in Dolgellau) and Kate (Criafol) will be contributing a knitted element to the Fibre and Fabric Fair on Saturday and Sunday. And they are going to run a Knitting Hospital – possibly where the Knit Nurse

Felt, fabulous felt

It looks as though it’s going to be warm on Saturday and Sunday for the Fibre and Fabric Fair, so it might be fun to get wet. But not on Harlech beach. In the Memorial Hall, having a go at

Felt, fabulous felt

It looks as though it’s going to be warm on Saturday and Sunday for the Fibre and Fabric Fair, so it might be fun to get wet. But not on Harlech beach. In the Memorial Hall, having a go at

A classic approach to weaving (and a wild one to colour)

Many people know (and treasure) Mary Post’s work. Her approach to weaving is a classic one, though her approach to colour is anything but! Yes, there are some soft and muted shades, of course there are, but there are also

A classic approach to weaving (and a wild one to colour)

Many people know (and treasure) Mary Post’s work. Her approach to weaving is a classic one, though her approach to colour is anything but! Yes, there are some soft and muted shades, of course there are, but there are also

Fabric rescue!

Julie, aka Ruby Gingham, is an expert at seeing the potential in fabric other people might walk past… There are lots of garments out there which are dated, perhaps old-fashioned, and not in a good, retro, way. Maybe they’re a

Fabric rescue!

Julie, aka Ruby Gingham, is an expert at seeing the potential in fabric other people might walk past… There are lots of garments out there which are dated, perhaps old-fashioned, and not in a good, retro, way. Maybe they’re a