Events

 

     2017  
Sat. 29 April
10.45 for 11.00am
Kirking of the Deacons and Deacon Convener
Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh
Lunch nearby afterwards
   
Tues. 2 May
10.45 for 11.00am
Abbotsford House, Melrose TD6 9BQ
Guided tour with James Holloway CBE.  
Lunch in Ochiltree's Restaurant followed
by visit to the gardens
 

 

Mon. 29 May to     Mon. 2 June
11am - 4.00pm
Heriot Watt School of Textiles and Design "Showcase" (degree Show)
Nether Rd., Galashiels TD1 3HE
No arranged visit
    
Thurs. 1 June
6.30 - 8.00pm

Edinburgh College of Art Degree Show 
Evolution House, 78 West Port, Edinburgh EH1 2LE

Supper nearby afterwards

   
Fri. 9 June           5.30–8.00pm 

Edinburgh College Private View 
1 Summerhall, Edinburgh EH9 1PL (the former “Dick Vet” building)
Address by a guest speaker and student prize giving (at about 7.30pm)

Supper nearby afterwards

   

Thurs. 6 July         5.30 –6.30pm           

National Portrait Gallery, 1 Queen Street, Edinburgh EH2 1JD

Exhibition "Looking Good" - guided tour with Senior Curator Ola Wojtkiewicz

Supper nearby afterwards

   
Fri. 8 Sept.
7.00 for 7.30pm
Craft Annual Dinner
New Club, 86 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2BB
Black Tie.  Novel bonnets encouraged for all!
   
Sun. 17 Sept. 3.00 - 4.00pm (tbc)
Riding of the Marches, Edinburgh
The procession usually ends with nearly 300 horses, led by the elected Edinburgh Captain and Lass, riding up the Royal Mile to the Mercat Cross where a Declaration is presented to the Lord Provost and the City of Edinburgh banner is returned to him
   
Thurs. 9 Nov. 2.00pm   
Araminta Campbell Studio (First visit - numbers limited to 8)
2F2 The Biscuit Factory, 4 - 6 Anderson Place, Edinburgh EH6 5NP
View weaving studio and the hand woven Alpaca collection
Tea aftrwards with Araminta Campbell
   
Thurs. 16 Nov. 6.00pm
Araminta Campbell Studio (Second visit, if required - numbers limited to 10)
2F2 The Biscuit Factory, 4 - 6 Anderson Place, Edinburgh EH6 5NP
View weaving studio and the hand woven Alpaca collection
     2018  
Fri. 5 Jan.         6.30pm  

General Meeting and Craft Supper
Ashfield, 61 Melville Street, Edinburgh EH3 7HL

6.30pm Reception; 7.15pm Meeting; 8.30pm (approx.) Supper nearby

   
End of March or beginning of April (tba)     

Craft AGM followed by Supper
Venue and time to be advised

   
 

In addition, several other evening events may be arranged