Upcycling and Recycling Your Wardrobe

This course is available for enrolment.

Registered before?  sign in  to enrol on this course

Not registered yet?  sign up

Course code: 4786

In this beginner latch hooking course, students will learn how to create simple yet wonderful rug and wall-hanging from upcycled materials using very few tools. No sewing skills needed for this course.

When and where

Dates

From 22 Feb 2023 to 29 Mar 2023
Wed 18:00-20:00

6 weeks

  Show timetable

  Hide timetable

22 Feb 2023

18:00 to 20:00

01 Mar 2023

18:00 to 20:00

08 Mar 2023

18:00 to 20:00

15 Mar 2023

18:00 to 20:00

22 Mar 2023

18:00 to 20:00

29 Mar 2023

18:00 to 20:00

Location

Colour & Clay 

Studio 11, Whitefriars Studios, Harrow Winsor & Newton Build, Whitefriars Avenue
Harrow
Harrow
HA3 5RN



Cost

Fees and concessions

The fee for this course is £75.00.

The full (undiscounted) tuition fee for this course is £75.00, the concession rate is £45.00. concessions free

What the course is about

<ul>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">In this 6-week class students will create their own small rug and wall hanging by making their own yarn and design.</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">During the first part of the course the students will be introduced to making yarns from old t-shirts, methods of latch hooking, creating patterns, finishing techniques.</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">In the second part of the course students will design and make their own small rug and wall hanging.</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">We would like to ask from all the participants to bring old t-shirts for making the yarns (max 5-6 pieces).</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Tools such as latch hook tool, latch hooking canvases, scissors are provided at no extra cost.</span></span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">We aim for each student to have two small functional projects finished by the end of the 6th week. </span></span></span></span></span></li>
</ul>

<p><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">The final pieces will be ready to take home on the last day of the course.</span></span></span></p>

Previous experience, knowledge or qualifications

<p>None required</p>

Materials you need to bring

<p style="text-align:justify"><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">We would like to ask from all the participants to bring old t-shirts for making the yarns (max 5-6 pieces).</span></span></span></span></span></p>

Assessments, tests, exams

<p><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Informal assessment of your learning by your tutor</span></span></span></p>

At the end of the course

<p><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Use latch hooking technique to create new pieces, reuse and recycle clothes from their wardrobe.</span></span></span></p>

Equipment Required

<p><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">None required</span></span></span></p>

Language of Instruction

<p>English</p>

Language of Assessment

<p>English</p>