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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.
From field to fibre with Tracy Edwards
Platinum AWARD
From field to fibre with Tracy Edwards
Lincolnshire - Next course on 11th October 2019
£13
You will be shown how to process fleece into a usable fibre, ready to needle felt, wet felt or spin. We will discuss how to wash and prepare the fleece ready for the next stage. Information on how to source fleece, differences to look for and quality will briefly be discussed. You will have a demonstration and hands on experience of hand carding, hand combing and using a mechanical carder. You will be able to have a go on all of the equipment used in the demonstrations. 6 places. Now...
Weaving - experimental - Stitching Kitchen, Northants, Oxon, Bucks borders
Silver AWARD
Weaving - experimental - Stitching Kitchen, Northants, Oxon, Bucks borders
Northamptonshire - Next course on 8th October 2019
£15
Have fun with a variety of wool, fibres, threads, string and fabric. You will use a simple loom or frame to weave a textured piece during the workshop, you may use this in your home or perhaps it could be the start of something larger. We will cover the basics of weaving, warp and weft – and creating simple patterns too. I will also show you how to add texture to your weaving with Rya knots, Soumak and loops. With a range of textures and colours in the yarn box...
Wall Hangings - macrame workshop
Bronze AWARD
Wall Hangings - macrame workshop
Cumbria - Next course on 25th September 2019
£18
Create a modern and unique wall hanging using a combination of textile craft, weaving and macramé. Brockhole on Windermere is a 19th century Arts and Crafts movement house amid the stunning landscape of the Lake District, be inspired to make and create! Available to book via our website or by calling our info desk. For specific start times and details, please see our website. If you are using a craftcourses voucher to pay, please book your place by contacting me directly via the contact button on this page.
Woven tree wall hanging workshop
Silver AWARD
Woven tree wall hanging workshop
West Yorkshire
£20
Join us in learning how to make these beautiful woven wall hangings. During the 2 hour workshop, hosted by Gini’s Boutique, you will learn the techniques to produce your own wall hanging to take away with you. Our tutor Gini, specialises in the traditional craft of Dorset Buttons and has developed these to create new and interesting wall hangings. She has been crafting all her life and making Dorset Buttons for over 20 years.
Beginners weaving workshop in Brighton
Silver AWARD
(5)
Beginners weaving workshop in Brighton
East Sussex - Next course on 12th October 2019
£25
Learn the basic of weaving during a 3-hour workshop with Siobhan, a weave lecturer at the University of Brighton and the founder of Shiv Textiles, a Brighton-based sustainable textiles studio. Create your own wonderful woven wall hanging in this beginners class. Working on a small handheld frame loom, you'll learn how to start and finish weaves, explore different fibres and craft a range of simple and effective techniques. Using your hands to create something is super important even more so in this modern age, when everyone is working on computers...
Weaving with a lap loom
Silver AWARD
(1)
Weaving with a lap loom
Devon
£30
Spend a fun morning trying the popular craft of weaving with a loom. During the workshop you will learn how to warp a loom and using a variety of basic weaving stitches and lots of gorgeous fibres and yarns, create your own woven wall hanging. All workshops are held at the Crafting with Blooms by Lyndsey studio in Bishopsteignton, near Newton Abbot in South Devon. Places are limited to 6 people. If you interested in attending the workshop but are unable to make the dates below, please get in touch...
Introduction to weaving on a lap loom in Wigan
Introduction to weaving on a lap loom in Wigan
Lancashire - Next course on 10th November 2019
£30
This class is ideal for beginners who are interested in learning the basics of weaving on a small lap loom. The workshop will cover the basics of warping up a loom and getting the tension right. You will then learn various weaving techniques which will be talked you through step by step, using a selection of yarns and roving. You will then be shown how to finish and hang your weaving from a piece of driftwood to give it the perfect look. No prior experience necessary. Limited number of spaces...
Introductory braid weaving workshop
Bronze AWARD
Introductory braid weaving workshop
Leicestershire - Next course on 10th November 2019
£32
A workshop to weave your own braid, using simple and portable equipment. Weaving braids and bands is a northern European tradition, and it's something that links in to many other traditions around the world. Once the basics are understood, you can go on to weave with different colours, patterns and yarns. It's a great skill! On this workshop you'll learn: - how to weave braids/bands using simple equipment (loom/heddle and shuttle) - how to start and finish your braids - how to thread a loom/heddle - how to read and...
Wool Spinning and Weaving
Bronze AWARD
(3)
Wool Spinning and Weaving
County Down
£35
Spinning -You will learn carding the preparation of wool fibre for spinning and drafting. The drawing out of the fibres as you spin. This class will give you an introduction to spinning. An ideal way to have go and see if you enjoy the craft. Weaving - There are a couple of different options from Ridged heddle loom weaving, 4 shaft weaving and Tapestry weaving. All classes suitable for beginners or those wanting to expand their knowledge.
Macrame wedding bouquet wrap workshop
Macrame wedding bouquet wrap workshop
Wolverhampton
£35
I will be hosting a bouquet wrap workshop at the Potsy Pamsy Paint A Pot in Wolverhampton from 11am - 2pm. On the day, I will demonstrate and teach you the main macrame knotting techniques, patterns and knotting tips. You will also go on to create your very own set patterned bouquet wrap which you will be welcome to take home with you. All materials for this project are included, except the bouquet flowers which you are welcome to bring along with you. Light refreshments (tea and coffee) are provided...

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