Festive fun making a textile wreath using recycled fabrics and rag rug making techniques.
At this workshop you will discover the rag rug making techniques of prodding and hooking whilst making a beautiful festive wreath.
Mounted on a frame and decorated with cones these rag rug wreaths make great presents and delightful, enduring decorations for the home.
Full day workshop 5 - 6 Hours. During this workshop you will weave a rustic style wall-hanging, using locally found oak sticks and a variety of local fleece, merino tops, and decorative yarns. Exploring exciting textures and colours we will create a beautiful and unique piece of art whilst learning some basic weaving skills.
There will be information about dyeing techniques, fleece preparation and a fabulous choice of materials to use.
It should be possible to make a finished piece at the workshop. You will also learn the skills to make a bigger piece and other textiles projects later on at home