Reading University Domestic Do It Yourself Society

2020-2021

                       Winner of Society of the Year 2017/18                             

 RUSAC (formerly RUDDIYS) is an award-winning society that allows you to make new friends and improve your knowledge of domestic arts and crafts. We hold weekly meetings every Tuesday from 7-8.30pm, where we explore different domestic crafts from knitting, painting and card making to making bunting and dreamcatchers.

Feel free to contact us and look us up on social media!

Instagram: @rusacsociety

Facebook: Search 'RUSAC' or https://www.facebook.com/groups/rusacsociety

Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/rusacsociety/

Email:  rusac.society@gmail.com

We are here to help make sure your experience at Reading University is enjoyable, exciting and to allow you to have a relaxing break from University studies. All the materials for each of the sessions are provided and you take what you create away with you!

 

Membership is only £10 for the whole year or pay as you go for only £2 per session!

Alongside our weekly meetings, we also organise events, such as pottery painting and ice cream socials.

Upcoming Events:Catch us at the Fresher's Fayre, and come along to our free taster session where you can make bunting to decorate your new uni room! 

Term

Week 1: (14/1/20)

Chinese New Year: Welcome in the Year of the Rat by learning Chinese Caligraphy

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 2: (21/1/20)

Friendship Bracelets: In another Give It A Go session come and make friendship bracelets to share

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Edith Morley

This is our FREE give it a go session!

Week 3: (28/1/20)

Spa Nights: in collaboration with Zero Waste Society come and create all you need for a lovely spa night!

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 4: (4/2/20)

 Collaboration with the Anime Society: - stay tuned for details ...

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 5: (11/2/20)

Knitting: Ready for our Annual Knitathon in Spring come along and knit with us - whether it is your first time or hundredth picking up the needles!

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself.

Week 6: (18/2/20)

Enhancement Week (No Session this Week)

Week 7: (25/2/20)

Needle Felting: This craft is back by popular demand. A great stress reliever!

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 8: (3/3/20)

Collaboration with Ed.Soc and RUNDM: details to follow

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 9: (10/3/20)

Biscuit Decorating: Fancy a tasty treat you can eat? Then this week is for you!

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 10: (17/3/20)

Easter Night Pom Poms: in the spirit of Easter and hopping along, why not hop along to this Pom Pom making session.

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 11: (24/3/20)

Final Night! Festival of food and craft: Come along and see what waits for this year’s last session.

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

What to watch out for!

Mad Hatter’s Pottery Painting (date to be discussed)

Knitathon 3rd anniversary 27h of February – 8 am to 8 pm knitting for premature babies and the homeless. (More details to follow)

 

COME AND SEE US AT OUR STALL AT THE SOCIETIES FAIR IN FRESHERS WEEK TO TALK TO US AND LEARN MORE ABOUT THE SOCIETY

 

WHAT WE HAVE BEEN UP TO IN PREVIOUS YEARS

 

RUDDIYS donated over 400 hats after the 2018 Knitathon! Launchpad and the Buscot Ward were very grateful for the hats we donated for the homeless people and premature babies!

 

 

 

Join

  • Domestic do it yourself society Student Membership£10.15
  • Domestic do it yourself society Non-Student Membership£10.15

Products

Tickets

  • RUDDIYS Wet Felting Workshop Deposit£5.15
  • RUDDIYS Wet Felting Workshop Payment£5.15

Events

We are not currently running any events through our webpage.

Elections

No elections are currently running.

Committee members

President

Secretary

Treasurer

Social Secretary

Welfare Representative