These are one day courses to introduce fleece choice and preparation. Learn to make wet felt and needle felting. Many different weaving techniques including pin loom weaving, and peg loom weaving creating beautiful rugs, cushions and much more. The spinning workshops give you the chance to use different wheels and related equipment. This gives you knowledge and confidence when buying your own equipment.
We use fleece from our own flock of rare Leicester Longwool sheep. Other fleeces will come from reputable local breeders. We promote and support rare breeds and British wool.
A day course starts at 10am till 4pm all drinks are provided, with a break for lunch, the sheep love meeting people especially if they have digestive biscuits! We take a maximum of 4 people at a time, with 2 tutors. One to One tuition can be arranged.
The cost including all fleece and fibres start at £60 per day.