Back-strap Weaving with Angie Parker

On this back-strap weaving course you will learn how to set up a simple back-strap loom, and explore the potential of weaving with texture and colour under the expert guidance of rug weaver, Angie Parker. Back strap weaving is an ideal introduction to weaving, and because the looms are easy to set up and move […]

Learn to Knit

This beginner’s course in knitting runs for 5 consecutive Mondays. The aim of the course is to equip you with the skills and understanding to create a set of facecloths. We will cover the following: How to hold your needles and yarn. How to create a slip knot. How to cast on. How to create […]

Crochet

This beginner’s course in crochet runs for 5 consecutive Tuesdays. The aim of the course is to equip you with the skills and understanding to create a granny square and washable face pads. We will cover the following: How to hold your crochet hook and yarn. How to create a slip knot. How to chain, […]

Felt Flowers with Geraldine Field

Felt Flowers   Learn how to make wet felted flowers with Geraldine Field.  Explore colour blending and different shaping, using wet felting techniques, with or without templates, possible needle felt extras and pre-felts. You should go home with several examples. Enjoy a therapeutic day full of colourful fluffiness. Please bring an old towel.   Materials […]

Make a Felt Gift Bag

During this workshop we will create a beautiful small felt gift bag using a resist. This is a method of making a 3d piece of fabric without sewing. We will use wool fibres, soap and water to create the bag. We can decide to embellish our bags with silk fabric or fibres, with spun wool, […]