Modern Macrame - residential workshops

Duration: two half days

Price: £265

Run by: Helen Cunningham
at Tiny Homes Holidays


Tiny Homes Holidays
Hillis Gate Road
Isle of Wight
PO30 5UB

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About the Course

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 now concentrates, mainly, in sharing her skills to other creatives, as well as making exclusive handmade pieces for few online boutiques and learning new crafts. She runs various workshops across London, Hampshire and the UK. She is very proud to have been shortlisted for ‘Best Workshop Award 2017’ by Mollie Makes Magazine and to contribute to their magazine with macrame tutorials. Recently she has been featured in the Sunday Telegraph

The Workshops
Day One (Saturday 1st September) Macrame plant hanger workshop:
Learn how to make a macrame plant hanger for your home or garden.
Isabella will teach you, step by step, all the knots to make a beautiful Bohemian inspired plant holder to take home, along with a terracotta pot.
You’ll have two material options: natural cotton rope or t-shirt yarn, both made from 100% recycled cotton.

Day two (Sunday 2nd September) 2.5 Hours, 10am – 12.30pm
This class is ideal for beginners who are interested in learning the basics of macrame.
In this class, you will learn the four main macramé knots that will give you the basic knowledge to create a variety of wall hanging designs.
All materials will be provided and you will get to go home with a wonderful macrame ready to hang on your wall.

Isabella will talk you through step by step during the lesson. She will also bring few wall hanging samples that you can replicate or use as a base to create your own version.

Please get in touch for details and bookings!

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

What's included in the price?

3 nights stay in a Tiny Home 10-13 May 2019
2 workshops (timings above) on Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th) in our Studio, with log burner and daylight lighting!
All tools and materials will be provided.
Simple but good breakfast supplies in your Tiny Home
Refreshments on the workshop days

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Course Start Dates

Friday 10th May 2019

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