Yesterday I attended the AGM of Riksföreningen för Handvävning, this year held in Ystad. The meeting itself was unremarkable – as so often, the board got support for all of their proposals :-D (It is a sign of good work, after all!)
This chandelier was over my head:
Some subscribe to the "no idle hands"-theory:
And this is an emergency-bag, to attract young weavers:
The bag is packed by the Jönköping guild, and is kept ready at all times, should there be a need...
There was also the exhibition, titled “Något att smycka ditt rum” (Something to adorn your room). Most of the exhibits were in glass cases:
On the other side, the contribution from our guild:
And yes, Ystad has the most fantastic waterspout (unfortunately without water, at the moment), a kelpie, no less, with fishes at his feet:
And, on the way home... can it be said that the rooks are castling? (sorry...)
Eller på svenska: finns det nå’t som heter råk-slott? Det borde det kanske göra...