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Learn rag rugging at courses, classes, groups and workshops taught all across the UK. Rug making is great fun with the additional joy of being able to keep your feet warm for the rest of the year! Rug making courses and workshops are taught across the UK and you can learn how to make a rag rug, a proddy rug, braided or woven rug. Learn the techniques of hooking and meet a like-minded group of people at the same time! Make a lovely rug to give as a present to your friends or family, or attend the course together with friends for a fun day out.
Rag rug making workshops - Norfolk and Norwich
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Rag rug making workshops - Norfolk and Norwich
Norfolk - Next course on 5th October 2019
£25
***This course now fully booked, new dates going up shortly *** Beginners rug making workshop at Kerri's Pine, The Old Railway Station Reepham. Learn this traditional craft with Victoria Goulden, Norfolk rugmaker and teacher, begin creating rugs, mats, wallhangings, cushion covers, table runners, tea cosies and more from entirely recycled clothing. A hook is available to use and/or purchase on the day, bring fabrics and a good pair of scissors. For enquiries and to book, please get in touch. Further classes at venues in rural Norfolk listing soon, Victoria also...
Rag Rugs and Wallhangings - traditional hand hooking and prodding and related techniques
Silver AWARD
(5)
Rag Rugs and Wallhangings - traditional hand hooking and prodding and related techniques
Cheshire
£85
Using traditional rag rug techniques (and much more!) and with an emphasis upon recycled fabrics, and a painterly approach to the medium, you will be shown how to create beautiful items for the home such as pictures, cushions, rugs etc. The workshop is suitable for beginners, as well as those with more experience. Using traditional tools and various techniques, participants will be taught and encouraged to create a range of experimental samples, which will inform both future projects and a small scale project started at the workshop. All workshops are...
Rag Rug Half Day Class - Hertfordshire
Gold AWARD
(17)
Rag Rug Half Day Class - Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
£30
Have fun turning old t-shirts and forgotten favourites into recycled works of art with the age-old skill of rag rugging. In this half day class you will learn all the skills you will need to be able to make unique rag rugs, cushions and art to spice up your home. Careful though, it’s addictive! In this workshop, which is run at our Ragged Life Rag Rug HQ in Great Wymondley, Hertfordshire, you will have the chance to start either a rag rug cushion, rag rug wreath, rag rug shopping bag...
Rag rug making
Gold AWARD
(3)
Rag rug making
West Midlands - Next course on 9th November 2019
£60
My name is Julie and I'm an accredited Senior Journeyman in decorative art with the Waterways Craft Guild and I have been teaching narrow boat decoration and crafts for over 12 years. My training course will take place in the log cabin in my garden. The content of the course will be to design and begin making a “progged” rag rug using traditional rag rugging techniques. After lunch, I will also teach you to have a go at making a Christmas rag rug wreath with a variety of coloured fleece...
Rag Rug Workshops - Yorkshire
Gold AWARD
(3)
Rag Rug Workshops - Yorkshire
Yorkshire
£35
Have fun turning old t-shirts and forgotten favourites into recycled works of art with the age-old skill of rag rugging. In our Yorkshire full day and half day classes you will learn all the skills you will need to be able to make unique rag rugs, cushions and art to spice up your home. Careful though, it’s addictive! In these workshops, which are run at The York Makery (just outside the walls of York), you will have the chance to start either a rag rug flower in a half day...
Rag rug making day in the Cotswolds
Silver AWARD
(3)
Rag rug making day in the Cotswolds
Worcestershire - Next course on 9th October 2019
£80
Learn a simple traditional technique for making progged rugs and seat mats. You could make a sampler, a seat mat, or start a rug. You can also try Hooking, traditional in UK, Canada and USA Progging gives a shaggy surface when small rectangles of fabric are pulled through hessian backing. Your tutor, Jenni Stuart-Anderson, was taught rag rug making by a blacksmith's daughter who made them for over 50 years, and Jenni has enjoyed sharing the craft for several decades. She is a low impact lifestyle enthusiast and has written...
Rag Rug Full Day Class - Hertfordshire
Gold AWARD
(6)
Rag Rug Full Day Class - Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
£70
Have fun turning old t-shirts and forgotten favourites into recycled works of art with the age-old skill of rag rugging. In this full day class you will learn all the skills you will need to be able to make unique rag rugs, cushions and art to spice up your home. Careful though, it’s addictive! In this workshop, which is run at our Ragged Life HQ in Great Wymondley, Hertfordshire, you will have the chance to start either a 100 x 60cm rag rug, rag rug cushion, rag rug wreath or...
Rag Rug Half Day Class - London
Gold AWARD
(6)
Rag Rug Half Day Class - London
London
£36.50
Have fun turning old t-shirts and forgotten favourites into recycled works of art with the age-old skill of rag rugging. In this half day class you will learn all the skills you will need to be able to make unique rag rugs, cushions and art to spice up your home. Careful though, it’s addictive! In this workshop, which is run at the wonderful craft venue, Tea & Crafting in Camden, you will have the chance to start either a rag rug cushion, rag rug letter or smaller project. We also...
Cwmpengraig craft circle
Bronze AWARD
(3)
Cwmpengraig craft circle
Carmarthenshire
£4
Cwmpengraig Craft Circle Meetings are held every Wednesday 10.30am - 3.30pm. We are a social community group enjoying the creative craft of making Rugs, Cushions, Seat Pads able Mats, Wall Hangings Garlands Etc; All items can be made from recycled materials come and see us you will e surprised at what a beginner can achieve New Members and visitors to are encouraged to join in our hands on demonstrations Members of our group share a variety of craft skills such as Rug Hooking, Peg Loom Weaving, Locker Hookin Punch Needle...
Rag Rug Wreath Workshop - Half Day - London
Gold AWARD
(3)
Rag Rug Wreath Workshop - Half Day - London
London
£36.50
Have fun turning old t-shirts and forgotten favourites into recycled works of art with the age-old skill of rag rugging. In this half day class you will begin a rag rug wreath, learning along the way: - How to use the rag rug equipment - How to work with hessian - Materials (selecting & preparing) - Both rag rugging techniques (loopy & shaggy) You will be provided with all the materials you need during the class but as the charm of rag rugging is often in the memories attached to...

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