Craft Workshops, Courses and Woolly Weekend Retreats

Learn to Crochet, Knit, Spin, Peg Loom Weave and Naturally Dye Wool at various venues and locations throughout the year.

The workshops are fun, creative and enjoyable, and provide hands on experience and invaluable advice, whatever stage you are at with your craft. Please contact me for further information on courses, events and kits currently available.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learn to Spin Wool into Yarn – 10th March 2019 £95

Learn how to spin wool into your own yarn. Hands on practical full day workshop. Full use of spinning wheels and equipment, learn how to prepare fleece ready for spinning and a demonstration of how to ply yarn.

This workshop is being hosted by ‘Humble by Nature’. Please click on link below to book your place.

https://www.humblebynature.com/events/learn-spin-sheeps-wool/

 

Learn to Dye Wool With Plants – 27th July 2019 £95

Learn how to plant dye yarn in this hands-on plant dyeing course.

You’ll cover the first steps in dyeing your own yarn, using foraged plant materials and store cupboard ingredients. You’ll discuss the use of mordants to fix colours, scouring and the different colours that plants produce.

There will be lots of hands-on experience with plant dyes, using natural materials like nettles, willow, onion skins and more to create a range of stunning natural colours.

At the end of the day you’ll take home a few mini-skeins of plant dyed Welsh yarn.

This workshop is being hosted by ‘Humble by Nature’. Please click on link below to book your place.

Learn to Plant Dye Yarn

 

Events for 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 The Good Life Experience Festival

12th-15th September 2019

Hawardine Estate, Flintshire CH5 3FB

I will be running peg loom weaving and giant knitting workshops all weekend.Weave a seat pad or knit a chunky cushion using hand spun Welsh yarns and fleeces.

Peg Loom and Knit Kits will be available to purchase at this great festival.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

More events to be announced soon….

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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