May 1st / June 26th
10am – 4pm
Spend the day with Jayne on our new beginner weaving workshop and learn to use a rigid heddle table loom and make a scarf.
The tradition of weaving traces back to Neolithic times – approximately 12,000 years ago and is one of the oldest crafts known to man and woman.
You will learn how to warp the loom and apply the weft as well as learning some key tips on the way.
Cambrian Wool is provided and you can choose your colour/s from their gorgeous range to make your first beautiful woven scarf.
What will we be doing?
• 10am start
• Learn a bit about yarn types required for weaving
• How to get your loom ready
• What tools do I need?
• Warping the loom
• 12.30 Lunch
• Apply the weft
• Finishing techniques
• 4pm finish
What do I need to bring?
All equipment, yarn and tools are provided. Teas are provided. Delicious coffees, cakes and lunches are available to purchase from the café should you wish.