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Knitting, crochet, yarn and fibre retreat

Duration: 2 nights 3 days

Price: £320

Run by: Janet Renouf-Miller
at Create With Fibre

29 Dalton Avenue
East Ayrshire

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About the Course

Knitting, crochet, yarn and fibre retreats in Scotland.
These small, intimate retreats are organised by Janet and have been running successfully with excellent feedback for several years. You will have her individual guidance for projects and learning. She will have contact with you before hand and help you decide what you want to work on during the retreat. All yarn and fibre arts welcome including spinning and weaving. Weekend and week-day venues available at our usual wonderful venue:

2 nights at The Old School, Dalleagles, Ayrshire.
Price per person: £320 own room, £285 sharing, £190 non residential, +£70 non participating partners.
Dates for 2019 to be advised.

Venue 1. At The Old School you can knit, crochet, chat, spin and drink wine in front of the wood burning stove at this 4 star B&B, which has a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and a Taste Scotland award. Meals and accommodation are included. The Old School has a wonderful atmosphere and we will have the whole place to ourselves. Maximum of 7 people. Each bedroom is a whole classroom lovingly restored, in what was a rural school house. The rooms are all large and with double or twin beds. We will work in the large comfortable sitting area with wood-burning stoves and enjoy Mike's home cooking. Special diets catered for.

Janet has been running these retreats for several years now and has dozens of happy students, several who come back year after year.

Please get in touch for details.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Yarns and knitting needles, crochet hooks or anything else that is needed in order to do the mini workshops will be supplied.

Meals and accommodation are included in the residential price. The non residential price at The Old School includes lunches and dinners, not breakfast.

What to bring: any projects you want help with, yarns to complete work in progress, completed work you would like to share with others, any questions or queries you would like help with.

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Venue and catering was excellent -very welcoming and accomodated all requests. Tuition was first class in a relaxed fashion. Everyone was able to improve skills and learn new ones. Can't wait until next one

- - #4185

A wonderful retreat!

- - #4132

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