In-person course
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Make a macramé wall hanging with Edinburgh artist and sculptor Lucy Wayman

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Description

Create a fabulous, bespoke macramé wall hanging on this afternoon workshop with Edinburgh artist and sculptor Lucy Wayman.  The workshop will start with the basic principles and techniques of macramé covered on our taster workshop, allowing you to build your confidence by creating small projects such as a key ring, before moving on to designing and creating your bespoke wall hanging. So you are still welcome to join the workshop as a complete beginner. Once you feel more confident, you will learn how to calculate rope lengths and plan designs to create your hand-crafted wall hanging using 100% cotton rope and a selection of coloured twines. A helpful instruction manual will be provided to guide you through your project. The workshop also gives the space for people who feel confident with the basics to challenge themselves with more elaborate designs under Lucy's guidance. This workshop will also cover home dyeing techniques so that you can elevate your newly finished piece with colour at home if you wish. If you have any treasured gems such as old beads or drift wood you would like to incorporate into your design please bring them along and Lucy will show you a range of possibilities for including them in your piece.  The class size is kept small so that Lucy can give you all the support you need.

What's included in the price?

You will have access to all the equipment you need. All materials and refreshments (a selection of locally brewed teas, coffees and drinking water) are included in the price.

Duration

5 hours (1:00pm to 6:00pm)

Cancellation policy

Non-refundable - Refunds are not available

Maker

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The Arienas Collective

with Craft Courses since 2017

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The Arienas Collective supports local artists and makers to earn a living by sharing their creative skills and passions with others through delivering workshops. The workshops are run from our mews home in the beautiful Georgian New Town of central Edinburgh. We believe in the wellbeing benefits of engaging in creative activity, and our class sizes are kept small so that you get the support you need to make the most of your time with us. We teach you creative skills you can continue at home.

Venue

2 Dublin Meuse, , Edinburgh, Lothian, EH3 6NW

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Hen dos
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Public transport
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
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