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Weaving courses

Weaving courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Learn know how to use a loom and know your warp from your weft. Weaving courses will teach you how to create cloth from individual woven threads, experimenting with wrappings, twill, looping, slits and tapestry inlay. You will come away with a beautiful sampler or unique woven scarf, plus the skills to carry on weaving! Courses available on the Rigid Heddle Loom, Table Loom, Peg Loom or Floor Loom, using freeform weaving techniques as well as traditional tapestry weaving. Browse below for your perfect weaving course.

£80
Warwickshire
During this workshop, you will be taught how to use a SAORI loom and shown a variety of weaving techniques which will enable you to weave your own unique cloth. You will be encouraged to explore your inner child, express your natural creativity and discover your artist's voice. This is a wonderful opportunity to take time out and enjoy the space and environment to be your most creative self. No experience required and all ages...
£70
Mid Lothian
These popular tapestry weaving courses will resume in Autumn 2019. Workshops are for beginners, (and post beginners!) and start at 10am and finish around 5 to 5.30pm. Held at home, in my attic studio, Temple is a small village, just 15 miles south of Edinburgh. Everything you will need is supplied, and the price also includes Lunch and Refreshments throughout the day. You will take home your finished piece and may even purchase a Frame...
£3445
Northern Vietnam - Next course on 5th November 2019
Join Karin Hellaby on this superb textile holiday to vibrant Vietnam. This special tour showcases the rich colours and cultural highlights of a truly fascinating country. Explore historic cities, walk and cycle through tranquil rural landscapes, discover villages high in the rugged mountains and stroll through local ethnic markets where traditional dress is still a part of everyday life. Vietnam's textile traditions are very much alive and you'll explore silk villages, learn about the ethnic...
£55
Durham - Next course on 10th July 2019
Willow basket making workshop in Stockton on Tees. Come along and enjoy the day learning to make this lovely and very useful basket. Learn a new skill and some basic techniques of willow work and take home with you your very own work of art. Level - beginners.
£95
Hampshire - Next course on 15th September 2019
A Sunday workshop for people who have attended the 'Introduction to Frame Loom Weaving' workshop, or for those with basic skills that would like to expand their knowledge. Between 10am - 4pm in the beautiful setting of Fulflood Gallery, a three minute walk from Winchester train station. What to expect: The workshop will guide you through various weaving techniques including creating pictures and shapes, how to link shapes together, adding fringing (tassels) in patterns, braiding...
£140
Norfolk - Next course on 19th September 2019
Spend two days exploring the traditional crafts of spinning and weaving. Working with beautiful alpaca fleece, learn how to prepare and spin the fibre to make your own hand spun yarn to weave into your own journal cover. The spinning day is taught in my traditional Mongolian yurt next to the alpaca fields. For our weaving day we move to the fantastic Textillia studio in Norwich. Beginners are welcome, we have spinning wheels and looms...
£185
Lothian - Next course on 25th May 2019
These weekend courses will focus on warp preparation, loom dressing and weaving an individual and wearable scarf, this will be done on a 4 Shaft Ashford foldable table loom. You will be led through the warping process; with yarn types being discussed before warping begins. A warping mill or a warping board will be used to prep your warp with instructions given on how to dress a table loom. You will then begin to explore...
£190
Derbyshire - Next course on 19th September 2019
Let your imagination run wild! Join us for this engaging workshop making creatures great and small. Willow is a fun and accessible medium which gives impressive results in a relatively short space of time. Over the 2 days you can choose to design and construct either one four-legged animal or a pair of bird sculptures. Foxes, pheasants, hares and hens; sheep, deer, cats and dogs all prove popular, although projects have also included a snail,...
£145
Online & Surrey - Next course on 25th May 2019
Sara and Hanna run 1 day willow sculpture workshops throughout year. They are suitable for complete beginners as well as more experienced crafters or artists. Most workshops are usually 95% complete beginners. Set in a picturesque country garden in Surrey the workshops offer an informal and relaxed atmosphere where students can spend an enjoyable day creating their very own willow sculpture. Each workshop is carefully designed for small exclusive groups to ensure optimal attention from...
£45
Hampshire - Next course on 26th June 2019
An evening workshop for beginners between 6.30 - 9.30pm in the beautiful setting of Thrive Cafe & Wellbeing in Oliver's Battery in Winchester. WHAT'S INCLUDED The course price includes 3 hours of guided tuition, use of the looms and all materials including yarns and a selection of fibres including organic cotton, bamboo, flax and hemp. You will be given your own clear workshop handouts to take away with you. The evening will include complimentary Chakra...