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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.
Cwmpengraig Craft Circle
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Cwmpengraig Craft Circle
Carmarthenshire - Next course on 4th September 2019
£4
Cwmpengraig Craft Circle Meetings are held every Wednesday 10.30 - 3.30 LLangeler Old School Llangeler. Llandysul SA44 5ET 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,...
Standing Wool - a traditional technique of rag rug making
Standing Wool - a traditional technique of rag rug making
Powys - Next course on 7th September 2019
£45
Explore the traditional technique of standing wool rug making with Rosemary Stow - one of only a handful of practitioners of this forgotten craft. The workshop will be held upstairs at Quillies, a craft shop in Rhayader in the heart of Wales. Places will be limited to 10. There is a possibility of running a smaller workshop downstairs for those with mobility problems As with all rag rug making techniques, standing wool uses upcycled materials - specifically boiled wool. All tools and materials will be provided but, if you have...
Learn 2 traditional rag rug techniques in Shropshire
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Learn 2 traditional rag rug techniques in Shropshire
Shropshire - Next course on 18th September 2019
£60
Learn progging and hooking : make a sampler or a seat mat at Westhope. This craft is relaxing, creative and can be addictive! Jenni has been sharing the techniques for years and has written two books about rag rug making which she only started as a hobby but was soon hooked. Whole families used to make rag rugs during the winter and it's very accessible to all, even if you aren't 'arty'. Upcycle that fabric stash or old clothes.
Upcycling woolly blankets
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Upcycling woolly blankets
Ceredigion - Next course on 27th September 2019
£38
Discover the art of upcycling woolly blankets and turning them into beautiful pincushions, badges, trivets, cushion pads and rugs. Make a range of useful household items whilst learning many different textile recycling skills. Using rag rug making techniques of braiding, coiling, hooking and prodding we will make vibrant cushion pads and trivets, pincushions and coasters using up-cycled woollen blankets. This workshop concentrates on using one sort of fabric in many different ways. Old wool blankets are a wonderful resource. Wool is a hard wearing natural fibre, it is heat resistant...
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
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 demonstrated rug making at The Norfolk Makers Festival at The Forum...
Rag rug making - Stitching Kitchen, Northants, Bucks, Oxon borders
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Rag rug making - Stitching Kitchen, Northants, Bucks, Oxon borders
Northamptonshire - Next course on 6th October 2019
£25
Join us to learn the basic skills of rag rugging. This old English tradition is the ultimate in up-cycling, using rags, fabric strips and clips of old fabric to create rugs, cushions or wreaths to adorn your home. Together we will learn the basics of the techniques - and prepare your fabrics ready to get rag rugging! Your tutor will be Hannah, the owner of Stitching Kitchen. She set up the business in 2017 to share her passion and skills in all things involving textiles, fabric and threads. Her courses...
Arm Knitting Workshop with Kati
Arm Knitting Workshop with Kati
Coventry - Next course on 10th October 2019
£65
You will learn how to make you own blanket made of merino wool. Cast on, knit and cast off using your arms. Complete beginners to knitting lovers – Anyone can arm knit! No need to bring anything with you, just your arms!
Rag rug weekend in Worcestershire Farmhouse
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Rag rug weekend in Worcestershire Farmhouse
Worcestershire - Next course on 25th October 2019
£250
There will be time to relax and work on a project using one or two traditional rag rug techniques, walk if you want, eat delicious home cooked food. Take a break from the rat race : small group, relaxed company; time to finish a small project if you are so inclined or start one to finish later. Arrive after 5pm on Friday evening: dinner is at 7.30 and you can choose from their selection of local beer, wine or cider. On Saturday we work on our up-cycling projects (hooking and...
Rag rug making
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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...
Festive rag rug making at Denmark farm
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Festive rag rug making at Denmark farm
Ceredigion - Next course on 16th November 2019
£38
Two workshops for both beginners and textile artists who want to experiment with lots of different tools, materials and effects. Rag rug making is a wonderful way to recycle old clothes and household textiles, yarns and even unspun fleece. The techniques are simple and the process is relaxing and thrifty. However making a whole rug is a lengthy process so we will make a series of small finished items and from this course you will take all the skills needed to make large rugs in future. We will make a...

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