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Macrame & rope work courses

Macramé courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Macramé is art of using knotting to create elegant plant pot holders, light pulls, jewellery and much more! Learn the basic decorative knots of macramé and you can start experimenting with colour and design.

£265
Isle of Wight - Next course on 26th April 2019
Learn the skills of macrame on a delightful mini-break on the Isle of Wight. This is a residential course and the cost includes three nights stay in one of our amazing Tiny Home cabins. Priced for two people sharing. About your tutor: Isabella Strambio is a self-taught maker. She has always been attracted to all things hand-made and started a blog that followed her journey to learn 12 crafts in 12 months, in 2016. She...
£16
West Sussex - Next course on 19th December 2018
Macrame is a very satisfying and versatile hobby, and this class is a great introduction to the craft. You'll learn the basic skills you need to create sennits, or chains of knots, and add semi-precious stone beads to create your own unique macrame jewellery, while enjoying a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and a cup of tea (and biscuits, of course!). Take home your own beautiful bracelet and a desire to make more! Suitable for complete...
£25
Hampshire - Next course on 27th January 2019
Create a beautiful intricate macrame pot hanger on handmade recycled copper stands. Learn how to do half hitch, flat knots, half knots and other various techniques. Embellish with wooden beads and different textured cotton string to make your piece unique. Meet the tutor Alice Hume is a Textile Artist who graduated from Winchester School of Art with a degree in Textile Design: Woven Textiles. She also had the opportunity to study Woven Design at the...
£30
West Sussex - Next course on 20th December 2018
Learn to make gorgeous macrame plant hangers in this fab macrame class, while enjoying a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, and tea and biscuits! Take home your own beautiful plant hanger in a choice of colours. Suitable for beginners, you will be guided through every step by Wendy, owner of The Little Craftery, and life-long crafter. The workshop runs for approximately three hours. Enjoy a chat with like minded people and learn some new skills!
£35
Norfolk
This Macramé workshop will introduce you to the versatility and fascination of this ancient craft of knotting cords into intricate designs - using one's fingers. For complete beginners or for those wishing to refresh their knowledge and skill, it can be tailored to your own project interests or previous experience. I provide tuition in a relaxed, informal setting at times and dates to best suit you. Numbers are limited to ensure maximum attention. For 2-3...
£40
Midlothian
On this introductory workshop with local artist Nichole Fernández, you will begin by learning the four basic knots of macramé.   Having mastered those, Nichole will take you through the steps necessary to create your own plant hanger including how to plan a pattern, measure the correct amount of rope, set up and finish off the project.   You will come away with enough knowledge to create your own macramé wallhangings or plant hangers at home, along...
£165
Nottinghamshire
From fibres to cords, to knots, textiles, and beyond - these are ancestral skills that we've been using since prehistoric times, and plying is a great skill to learn! We'll make plied cordage using a whole range of different materials, ancient and modern. Then, using our cordage we'll make simple projects, learning more useful skills and tricks along the way. At the end of the course you'll have new skills, knowledge of how to use...
£90
Hampshire - Next course on 3rd February 2019
This is a 1 day macrame course running from 10am - 3pm, including a delicious lunch of local breads and salads. The course tutor is Isabella Strambio. Join Isabella for a day immersing yourself in the art of macramé, come and learn how to make a macramé plant hanger and a floating shelf for your home. At arrival, you will be greeted with tea, coffee and pastries. Isabella will then teach you, step by step,...
£200
Dorset - Next course on 18th January 2019
In this two-day workshop you will be looking at traditional techniques of making a full-size tassel for interior decoration, learning basic techniques such as how to roll a wooden mould with cord, cover it with yarn and include ‘stripings’. The tassel is finished off with a 3 or 4 strand suspension cord and you will learn the fascinating craft of how to spin cords using a special four-hook cord-twisting tool. Tassels and trimmings have been...
£200
Devon
Celebrate Spring by getting away from it all and let your creativity run free! ​ Join us on the coast in South Devon for a weekend of introductory workshops in textile crafts including weaving, macrame and hand crochet. Working with pure wool roving you will produce 3 complete pieces to take away with you either for your home or ideal as gifts. ​ For those that like to camp we have arranged the weekend as...