Textiles, Sewing and Upholstory

Buttercups and Daisy Textile ArtUse your sewing machine creatively to create a cheerful stitched panel
Creative Stitch & Mixed Media Textile artExciting creative explorations to make unusual and interesting backgrounds for stitch.
Knitting for BeginnersA step by step introduction to knitting basics. Needles and yarn will be provided. You will learn how to cast on, cast off, basic stitches and how to read a pattern. Fee includes a starter pack with needles and yarn.
Roman BlindsIn this two day workshop you will learn how to measure up and construct and complete a Roman Blind.
Soft Furnishings with UpholsteryAn opportunity to cover every aspect of textiles in the home.
Spinning - Ancient Crafts & New PerspectivesLearners will make their own hand spindle from scrap materials and practise the craft of spinning under expert tuition. There will be numerous types of fibre to examine and experiment with and the workshop will give some insight into contemporary practice of this ancient craft.
Upholstery on SaturdaysLearn how to bring your treasured heirloom back to life! Bring your own manageable piece of furniture and learn traditional upholstery skills and methods using traditional materials.
Weaving - Ancient Crafts & New PerspectivesLearners will be introduced to three different types of weaving equipment will get a chance to produce a circular weaving as well as experiment with the other two pieces of equipment