Workshops, Events & Publications

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.

Workshops for 2019

Please complete form (in link) if you would like to be contacted when the next workshop will run.

Felin Fach Griffin, Brecon, Powys

In this popular workshop you will be using super chunky ‘dreadlock’ hand spun yarn to knit your own blanket. All materials are supplied as well as a delicious 2 course lunch at Felin Fach Griffin. Click the link below to book your place and for more info.

https://nellieandeve.wufoo.com/forms/knit-a-super-chunky-blanket-workshop/

Please fill out form (in link) if you would like to be contacted when the next workshop will run.

Felin Fach Griffin, Brecon, Powys

Learn to crochet a storage basket using super chunky ‘dreadlock’ hand spun yarn. All materials and equipment are supplied as well as a delicious 2 course lunch at Felin Fach Griffin, Brecon, Powys. Click on the link below to book your place and for more info.

https://nellieandeve.wufoo.com/forms/crochet-a-super-chunky-storage-basket-workshop/

Fully Booked

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

Learn how to spin wool into 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.

If you have your own fleece or spinning wheel, please feel free got bring it along.

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

We’ll cover the first steps to dyeing your own yarn, learn about mordants to fix colours and the different colours that plants produce. There will be lots of hands-on practical during the day, please bring an apron. At the end of the day you’ll take home a few mini-skeins of plant dyed Welsh yarn and fibre.

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

https://www.humblebynature.com/events/learn-plant-dye-yarn/

Events for 2019

Creu // Make & Jwrnal Selects//y Casgliad Jwrnal – Oriel Davies Gallery, Newtown, Powys.  17 November 201830 January 2019

Creu // Make is an exhibition that explores contemporary craft products made by Makers from all corners of Wales, using traditional rural crafts including; pottery, weaving, chair making, textile art, wood work and more. Wales has a strong tradition of craft skills, which draws on our history as a place that makes stuff. This exhibition explores some of the incredible skills being practiced around Wales by people who are keeping this tradition alive.

Wonderwool Wales 27th-28th April 2019 Royal Welsh Showground, Builth Wells, Powys

This annual ‘Festival of Wool’ is a not to be missed event if you love all things woolly.

I will be at stand C6 selling hand spun yarns, super chunky knit kits, peg looms and my latest collection of plant dyed luxury yarns.

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 dates and events coming soon…

Publications

The Simple Things magazine Jan 2019

Jwrnal No.1 Sept 2018

      

Monmouth Life, House Beautiful Magazine, Fifty Bees Exhibition, Creative Countryside Magazine


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