Handweavers & Spinners Guild of Victoria


The Guild's Teaching Committee selects and offers classes on all aspects of weaving and spinning. Classes are held at the Guild rooms unless otherwise specified

Class times vary depending on the subject and the Tutor's availability. They may be during weekdays or evenings, whilst some are offered at weekends.

Classes covering other specialised topics or techniques may be arranged in response to expressions of interest from potential students, or in response to tutors with particular knowledge expressing willingness to provide such classes.

Keep abreast of the most recent curriculum by visiting the website regularly.

If you wish to attend classes please telephone the Guild on (03) 9387 9222 (do not email) to register your interest and leave your name, address and telephone number. Information will be mailed in due course. Office hours are Tuesday to Friday, 10am to 3pm.

If you are not a member and would like to join download a Membership Application Form here.

Upcoming Classes 2017

Classes to be held in the Guild Rooms

New - Bookings now online!

Class and Tutor

Introduction to Weaving - Short Course
Tutor: Ilka White

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Set up class on Sunday July 30

Followed by Monday evenings July 31, Aug 7,14, 21, 28 & September 4

10:00am - 4:30pm


6:00 - 9:00pm

Members $425
Non-members $475

Includes loom hire and sample yarn

Introduction to Spinning - Short Course
Tutor: Victoria McKinnon

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May 6th,13th, 27th and June 3rd  


10:00am - 2:30pm
with half hour for lunch
Members $305
Non members $345

Certificate of 4 shaft Weaving 2017/2018
Tutors: Ilka White, Gerlinde Binning, Pat Jones

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Fortnightly Sundays (excluding School Holidays) from July 23, 2017 10:00am - 3:00pm Members $1350
Non members $1400

Fees include a $30 cancellation fee if you cancel within a week of class

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