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£25 Make your own carded bats for felting or spinning ! Loads of different colours and textures including sparkle fibres. You custom blend and create 4 beautiful carded bats for your crafts. Luxury clouds of colours to spin, felt, and craft with !

Once you have paid, please contact me to arrange a time and date suitable for you to make your wooly bats. 
07870 525 525 

Due to the focused natured required to cover all of the material we regret that young children are not allowed to accompany parents to the workshop. 

 

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2 Hour Hand Spinning Workshop dates available - 


January 14, 2017

12:30 - 2:30 pm

Address in Hamilton Scotland. 

£30 per guest  for 2 hours of hands on instruction.  Includes a full spinning kit for you to keep.

Try different spindles, fibres and techniques.   Coffee/tea and hot scones will be served.
Suitable for ages 15 - 115,  youth under 17 must be acompanied by adult. 

All supplies provided. 
We cover top and bottom whorl spindles, hooked and notched, Turkish, Navajo and Paddle spinning.  Try different breeds of wool, try different styles of spindle, size and weight. 
Plying and setting including Andean plying.  Free alternative methods to purchasing loads of extra equipment.  

See and touch artifact spindle whorls from 6500 years old to present. 

Limited to 5 participants, reservation is essential. Indicate which date you want to attend in the note to seller when you make payment. 

Due to the focused natured required to cover all of the material we regret that young children are not allowed to accompany parents to the workshop. 

 

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January 21, 2017  12:30 - 3:30pm


What's included in the price?

3 hour beginning spinning on a wheel workshop

All fibres and materials used in the workshop  

Use of your own modern spinning wheel for the work shop ( no need to bring your own or share with anyone ) 

Description:

Special super intense 3 hour beginning Spinning on a Spinning Wheel workshop. If you enjoy fast intensive get your hands dirty learning this is the workshop for you. 

** YOU NEED TO TAKE A DROP SPINNING WORKSHOP FIRST** - or have a good grasp of drafting and spinning from hand spindles or the wheel 

We will cover wool selection and prep, introduction to the wheel and wheel spinning ending up with plying and finishing your yarns. 

Everything you need is provided but you are welcome to bring your own wheel if you feel more comfortable learning to spin on it. 

£60 per guest, includes light snacks. All supplies provided.

Suitable for ages 15 - 115, youth under 17 must be accompanied by adult. 

Spinning on the Wheel  

Parts, working of the wheel and different kinds and styles. How to pick a wheel. Transition from hand spinning to wheel spinning.
Wheel plying, Chain (Andean) plying. Basic trouble shooting and corrections.

Limited to 2 participants, reservation is essential.

 

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2:30 - 4:30
 Hamilton Scotland

Fast Fun and Funky Crochet Hat ! 

2 hour Learn Crochet Workshop for the person who never thought they could learn to crochet. 

Learn the building blocks for crochet and make a fast and fun wooly hat.

Get all the materials you need to make a fun hat including crochet hook, yarn and instructions to keep.

This fun and easy crochet workshop teaches you the foundation stitches that all crochet is built on.  You will be amazed at how easy it is and how fast you will be able to make the finished project.

We will cover the different stitches and how to read a basic crochet and show you where you can go from here. 


Suitable for ages 12 – 110 !  

Light refreshments served.

£25 per person includes all materials.

Youth under 17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Please specify the day you would like to attend  in the notes when you purchase - Thank you. 

Due to the focused natured required to cover all of the material we regret that young children are not allowed to accompany parents to the workshop. 

Reservation is non refundable but if you are not able to attend we will mail your crochet kit, with instructions to you. 

 

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£12 will sponsor the supplies to make 3 warm hats !  I will pin a little tag that says, " With Love from (your name)" on the hats you sponsor. You will receive a photo of the hats you have sponsored if you like. ( please ask for this in the paypal note)  

Hats are given to the elderly and disadvantaged through charities when the weather begins to turn. 

If you cant make it to a workshop this is a great way to help make sure some special people have warm heads and warm hearts this fall !

Warmest Thanks and Blessings !  Jen 

 

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(+ postage of £3.50)

 

A versitile spinning kit with everythign you need to begin spinning ! 

Spindle, wool, leader yarn and instructions.

 

 

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