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Description

During this workshop, you will be taught how to use a SAORI loom and shown a variety of weaving techniques which will enable you to weave your own unique cloth. You will be encouraged to explore your inner child, express your natural creativity and discover your artist's voice. This is a wonderful opportunity to take time out and enjoy the space and environment to be your most creative self. No experience required and all ages welcome from 6 years old! A wonderful activity for the whole family! "Hi this is Amanda, owner of BEAUTIFULcloth SAORI Studio. I am a mixed-media Textile Artist, with a background in Social Psychology, Education, Interior Design, Textiles and more recently (2015) trained in Japan, to become a registered SAORI Weaving Instructor and supplier of SAORI looms and equipment. I am passionate about empowering individuals of all ages to explore their creativity for personal enjoyment and self-expression, in a caring and sharing supportive environment. I have qualified teacher status and experience teaching all ages and levels from reception to undergraduates. I look forward to sharing with you the joy of SAORI weaving." Amanda I’Anson BSc(hons) PGTC MAEd(Open) FDAD

What's included in the price?

Weaving Days include: SAORI weaving workshop, including pre-warped SAORI floor looms, materials and equipment. (Workshop guests may like to bring yarns, pieces of fabric, buttons and anything else they may wish to include in their creative weaving. This is entirely optional.) Refreshments during the day Guests are asked to bring their own lunches or may purchase food from the local shops or take their lunchbreak in one of the many local cafes.

Duration

1 day

Cancellation policy

Medium - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts

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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Children
  • Limited mobility
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Public transport
  • Weekends
  • UK Holiday
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Romantic
  • Tutor can travel
  • Fairs, festivals & exhibitions
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Christmas
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Easter
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Mother's Day
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Venue

BEAUTIFULcloth SAORI Studio, 18 Sheaf St, DAVENTRY, Northamptonshire, NN11 4AB