Course Start DatesSunday 17th May 2020
About the Course
Weaving course at Acton Scott Historic Working Farm.
Beginners peg loom and stick weaving course covering stick weaving and the use of a peg loom to create simple projects. Each person on the course will produce a place mat using methods learned on the day. No previous knowledge required, all materials and equipment provided.
Advanced peg loom course, on this course you will create samples of ideas for patterns and shapes using a peg loom which will include: semi-circles, circles, block patterns and using recycled materials, you are welcome to bring your own peg loom if you have one, all materials will be provided. peg looms available to borrow on the day.
Tutor Sue Prestwood is a retired teacher with an interest in crafts and history. She is passionate about rural crafts and a member of the Shrewsbury Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers.
Acton Scott Historic Working Farm is an outdoor site. Most areas are wheelchair accessible, but please be aware that the farm yard is cobbled and the ground often uneven. If you have any access concerns, please contact us. When booking please advise us of any medical conditions or special requirements.
Payment for courses
Course places must be paid for at the time of booking. Your place is not secure until paid for in full. If you have to cancel your booking, please inform Acton Scott Historic Working Farm as soon as possible by telephone and confirm in writing or by email. If you cancel your booking more than four weeks before the course start date, 90% of the course fee will be refunded (10% of the course fee will be reserved to cover administrative costs). You may use your fee towards an alternative course. If you cancel your booking less than four weeks before the course start date, fees paid will not be refunded unless the course was full and your place can be re-sold.
Please contact us via the form or phone number above to book your place.
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?
Lunch, refreshments, tools and materials all included. Please let us know at the time of booking if you have any special dietary requirements.
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