Introduction to rag rugs workshop
29th February, 10 am – 2.00 pm, £50, at Kookies and Crafts 12a Woodley Rd,Woolston, Southampton
and Friday 27th March 13.30 -17.20 workshop cancelled to reschedule
at the Frith Dimension, Hiltingbury Chandlers Ford nr Eastleigh
More details about the venue
Come along to this great introduction to the techniques needed to create a rag rug?. The workshop is ideal for beginners, or those looking for a refresher session.
You will create a small piece of work that can be used to create a cushion/ a bag/ a small artwork.
Suitable for all levels of experience, you will be using loop and shaggy/proddy rug effect weaves, using a variety of materials worked into hessian, you will also learn about tensioning your work, and how different ways to finish your piece off.
To book a place please contact me
What will be provided?
All equipment and materials will be provided as well as instructions and information about where to find further resources.
You will be supplied with a peg prodder to take home at the end of the session as well as handouts and of course any work you create and refreshments and cakes , if you wish to purchase an American hook from me and cost price then you are welcome to do so.
What to expect at one of my workshops :
The workshops are suitable for all levels of experience please note that you will need to have good hand dexterity, please contact me if you have any questions.
I like to keep my attendee numbers low to enable me to provide the support and advice where needed and limit my places to a maximum of 8 participants attending per day.
For further details about all of the textile workshops