Satuday 17th September 2022
Needle Felt a Picture
Rachel Prince of 2Inspire You
10.00am - 2 hours. (Max 8 people)
£22.50 Per person which includes all materials that are needed.Rachel will show you how to create a unique needle felted picture using a mixture of wool fibres. You will be working with sharp felting needles so this course is not suitable for those aged 16 years and under.
10.00am - 2 hours. (Max 10 people)
£22.50 Per person which includes all materials that are needed.Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print. Engineers used the process well into the 20th century as a simple and low-cost process to produce copies of drawings, referred to as blueprints. The process uses two chemicals: ferric ammonium citrate and potassium ferricyanide. Jane will show you how to create beautiful prints using petals, leaves, grasses, and the sun, it’s even possible to make these prints without wall-to-wall sunshine.
Herbal Medicine Workshop
Ryan and Cathryn Knight-Fox of Knight-Fox Wild About Learning
11.30am - 2 hours. (Max 10 people)
£22.50 Per person which includes all materials that are needed.You will be shown how to identify a variety of plants and learn about their medicinal properties. You will have the chance to try various plants, either fresh or as herb teas, ointments, oils, and tinctures and discuss the benefits between them. At the end of the course there will be a small jar of ointment to take home.
Make a Wet Felted Pumkin
1.00pm - 2.5 hours. (Max 8 people)
£27 Per person which includes all materials that are needed.Svetlana will show you how to make wonderful wet felted pumpkins ready for Halloween, or they can be used as a pin cushion. You will be working with wool, soapy water, and a mixture of other fibres, so you may want to bring along a waterproof apron, and a small plastic bag to take your work home in.
Drop Spindle Spinning Workshop
Caroline and Anne from Hembra Crafting
1.30pm - 1.5 hours. (Max 8 people)
£17 Per person which includes all materials that are needed.A drop spindle is a great introduction to spinning. Drop spindles come in a variety of shapes and sizes and are easily portable. During the workshop you will use a bottom whorl spindle as shown in the photo. There are a number of different types of spindles, and these will be discussed demonstrated during the workshop.
Sunday 18th September 2022
Williow Weave a Bunting
Justine Burgess of West Wales Willows
10.30am - 2 hours. (Max 8 people)
£22.50 Per person which includes all materials that are needed.Justine will show you how to use the correct tools and techniques for willow weaving so that you can produce your own woven willow bunting.
Jacobean Embroidery Workshop
Katherine Keatley of Kizzyka Designs
10.30am - 2.5 hours. (Max 8 people)
£27 Per person which includes all materials that are needed.Katherine will guide you through the various stitches needed to enable you to embroider your own Welsh Dragon. The dragons are based on the story of Vortigern and young Merlin, and the battle of the red and white dragons.
Knit like a Viking
1.00pm - 2 hours. (Max 10 people)
£22.50 Per person which includes all materials that are needed.Learn the basics of Nalbinding using a single needle and lengths of British woollen yarn. You will be shown how to perform 4 different stitches. Nalbinding is the craft of making a textile from loops of yarn and is now considered to be an endangered Heritage craft. While nalbinding is often compared to knitting, the technique is quite different.
Tunisian Crochet Workshop
Caroline and Anne from Hembra Crafting
1.30pm - 2 hours. (Max 8 people)
£22.50 Per person which includes all materials that are needed.This form of crochet is often described as a cross between knitting and crochet. It produces a much denser fabric that does resemble a knitted effect. It uses a specific hook which is longer than a normal crochet hook, however a small piece can be worked using the usual size of hook.
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