Spin In is an annual event organized by the Victoria Handweavers and Spinners Guild to bring together spinners and fibre producers for a day of spinning, conversation and inspiration. We welcome spinners from far and wide to join us.

2019 Spin In will be held on Saturday, February 23 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm at the Saanich Fairgrounds, 1528 Stellys X Road, Saanichton BC

Registration fee – $20

Please bring your own lunch and a mug. Coffee, tea and snacks will be provided.

Events:

  • Vendors – list TBA
  • Used Book Sale
  • Used Equipment Sale
  • Sam Talks (like Ted Talks, but different):
    All about Wheels
    Plying Techniques: 2 ply, 3 ply, chain and cable plying.
  • Show But No Tell
    Bring your handspun, hand knitted and/or handwoven articles to share with the rest of us. We will display them for everyone to admire. We will be asking that you fill in a tag with your name and description of the materials and technique so others can better appreciate your work. We will make the tag available closer to the date. Check this page for more updates.

Registration is now open.

Tickets are $20.

This year you will be able to purchase your tickets online using an e-transfer as well at buying them at our regular guild meetings.We will have a table for registration at the November 15, January 17 and February 21 meetings of the Victoria Handweavers’ and Spinners’ Guild. We are also accepting registration fees via an e-transfer.

  1. Use Interac transfer from your bank to register.
  2. Send your Interac e-tranfer by email to: treasurer@vhwsg.ca
  3. Use the following information in the transfer
    To: vhwsg
    Security question: What is the event?
    Password: spinin2019

Please follow these instructions carefully. Your transfer will NOT be accepted unless it is sent as described above. Thanks!

Watch for updates here!