Reading University Domestic Do It Yourself Society

2019-2020

                       Winner of Society of the Year 2017/18                             

 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: @ruddiysociety

Facebook: Search 'RUDDIYS' or https://www.facebook.com/groups/1379996312290479/

Pinterest:  http://www.pinterest.com/ruddiys/

Email:  ruddiys@hotmail.co.uk

Instagram: RUDDIYSociety

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, alternatively, you can pay-as-you-come- only £2 per session!

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

Events coming up this term:

Catch us at the Fresher's Fayre, and come along to our taster session to make decorations for your new room- stay tuned for a term plan and details for our taster sessions.     

Autumn Term 2019

Week 1: (1/10/19)

Bunting: Come along to our first meeting and create some room décor for your Halls room or student house!

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Edith Morley

This is our FREE give it a go session!

Week 2: (8/10/19)

Sand Art: Whether it’s a little room décor or a gift this is a creative and fun way to spend some time.

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Edith Morley

Just Yourselves

Week 3: (15/10/19)

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 4: (22/10/19)

#RUDDIYSROCKS/Marbling: Let's have some fun with paint and spread some colour around campus!

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 5: (29/10/19)

Upcycling: This week we will be reducing our waste (Teaming up with Zero Waste Society) by making new out of old. From tin can art to anything you can come up with!

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Edith Morley

Anything you’d like to upcycle e.g. Tins or boxes!

Week 6: (5/11/19)

Enhancement Week (No Session this Week)

Week 7: (12/11/19)

Alcohol Rubbing: Try something new and fun with this week’s craft.

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 8: (19/11/19)

3D Glue Art: Create some amazing pictures this week with glue that makes your art 3D.

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 9: (26/11/19)

Plasticine: Have some fun modelling with this throwback craft.

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 10: (3/11/19)

Dream Catchers: Scare off all those deadline nightmares with these awesome Dream Catchers!

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

Week 11: (10/11/19)

Christmas Crafts: T’was the night to craft festive!

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Edith Morley

Just Yourself

What to watch out for!

Week 8: (19/11/19) We will be holding our first social of the year with a trip to Sprinkles!

 

 

 

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

Over 400 hats were donated by RUDDIYS after the 2018 Knitathon! Launchpad and the Buscot Ward were very grateful for all the hats for premature babies and the homeless.

 

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

RUDDIYS taster session
Edith Morley (HUMMS) G44
Come along to our taster session to make bunting for your rooms this year. It's a very friendly and laid back society, everyone's welcome so stop by!
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Secretary

Treasurer

Social Secretary

Welfare Rep