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The George Weil Fact File

The facts, tips and gallery pictures, on the following information pages, have been collected together to provide our customers with an insight into the craft they have chosen, and to encourage ideas and inspiration to create for themselves.  You can also visit our Useful Links page to see a list of other websites which may interest you.

Much of the content has been reproduced from the websites formerly at,, and (find out more...)

Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) can be downloaded as PDF from this page >>


Spinning a yarn from a Silk Hanky

A heliographic sun print

The image, left, shows Susan Litton having prepared a Silk Hanky so that she can spin from it, see more...

Some of the pages offer in depth direction while others provide an overview and we hope to build on this resource from contact with our customers.  If you would like to feature any of the items you have crafted, please email us with details and we will be happy to include it here.

Here a print has been made using a child's toy and the sunlight (left). The technique is simple and effective! Find out more...

We hope you will enjoy browsing and learning from these pages and return regularly to see new informative items that have been added by us, or to see photographs of what our customers have made from the craft products available from this website.


Hand painted silk scarf by Katherine Barney

Hand painted scarf by
Katherine Barney,
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