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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.

£75
West Yorkshire - Next course on 2nd June 2019
Weave your choice of larger bird; heron, goose, pheasant, chicken, or a choice of your own on this full day course. All materials provided and expert tuition from Joe Gregory to help you achieve your perfect willow bird sculpture (other animal sculpture courses are also available). Courses are run from her Studio and Gallery in Todmorden and a few select venues around the North West. Get in touch for more information on courses. Go to...
£40
Surrey - Next course on 5th October 2019
Come to Surrey and weave a beautiful garden planter/tipi that can be used for your sweat peas, beans or annuals and even as a light sculpture. Using a variety of willow that is grown locally and from Somerset we start with a group of tall sticks and then weave a ring to bind them all together at the base. From there it is a spiralling weave all the way to the top, changing the length...
£25
Surrey
Learn the traditional heritage craft of lace making with an experienced lace maker. Honiton lace was made in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, as a cottage industry and provided a meagre livelihood for those making the lace in Devon and probably Somerset. In the early part of the 20th century it was still taught in schools in Devon. Today Honiton lace is made for pleasure, and often seen displayed in the home of a...
£60
Shropshire - Next course on 19th May 2019
Weaving course at Acton Scott Historic Working Farm. A one day beginners course covering stick weaving and the use of a peg loom to create simple projects. Each person on the course will produce a place mat using methods learned on the day. No previous knowledge required, all materials and equipment provided. Tutor Sue Prestwood is a retired teacher with an interest in crafts and history. She is passionate about rural crafts and a member...
£170
Warwickshire
During this Beginner's course, you will be learn about the SAORI philosophy and how to use a SAORI loom. You will practice a variety of weaving techniques to add interest and texture to your weaving. During the two days you will gain confidence and start experimenting with the techniques to produce your own stunning creation. You will be encouraged to explore your inner child, express your natural creativity and discover your artist's voice. This is...
£95
Shropshire
Come and learn about weaving on a small frame to create an imaginative wall-hanging using a selection of yarns and fibres. It's easy and fun! You will learn a variety of techniques which give different effects and you will learn about mixing colours and yarns. These techniques are applicable for all kinds of weaving so if you already weave you might pick up some useful hints and tips! Equipment can bought at the end of...
£80
SURREY - Next course on 8th September 2019
Nestled in the Surrey Hills overlooking the fields is the Wotton Village Hall where we run the Tiffin course. After teas, coffees and homemade cakes we talk you through the growing process of willow and how to prepare it for use. Then step by step we teach you how to weave the Tiffin. A rectangular basket, with rounded corners created from an oak base, which we cut, drill, sand and oil for the bottom. Using...
£65
Merseyside - Next course on 24th May 2019
This workshop will introduce you to the wonderful art of weaving. You'll use a Sample It or Rigid Heddle loom and learn the basics of weaving which will get you started on a creative journey that you'll love. There will be hand dyed yarns for you to weave with which will give you a unique scarf and give you the confidence to weave with these beautiful artisan yarns. You're welcome to come along on this...
£75
Oxfordshire
• Join handweaver Jeremy Uden for a day-long taste of weaving. You will learn the basics of weaving on a 4-shaft table loom, which will be prepared and ready to use. By the end of the day, you will create a woven sampler to take home with you. All materials are provided. There is a maximum of two on each course, which I can run on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday. • Start: 10am •...
£80
Perthshire
Enjoy a day learning about the ancient craft of weaving; I teach the fundamentals of weaving to get you started on a journey of discovery. Weave your tweed sampler using a table loom. Spend a day here in the studio; Learn how to design tweeds and woolly delights. From the design to the weave you will experience a day trying a new craft or refreshing your skills. The aim is to get you excited and...