Elka

Contact Name: Ellie Fisher

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Address:
No1 Barn
Red Deer Court, Elm Road
Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 5LX

Elka
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About Elka

Ellie Fisher is a textile designer with a foundation in textiles from Winchester School of Art and a BA and MA from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design.

With over 15 years of weaving experience she is passionate about sharing her love of textiles.

Courses, kits & gifts

2 day introduction to table loom weaving at the Elka studio, Upper Slackstead
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2 day introduction to table loom weaving at the Elka studio, Upper Slackstead
In-person course
Hampshire - Next course on 11th October 2021
£260
A two day workshop for beginners between 10am - 4pm at the Elka studio in Upper Slackstead, Hampshire. WHAT TO EXPECT This is quite an intense workshop and there is...
3 Hour Introduction to Frame Loom Weaving at the Elka Studio, Upper Slackstead
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3 Hour Introduction to Frame Loom Weaving at the Elka Studio, Upper Slackstead
In-person course
Hampshire - Next course on 28th September 2021
£65
An evening workshop for beginners between 6.30 - 9.30pm at the ELKA studio. WHAT TO EXPECT The course price includes 3 hours of guided tuition, use of the looms and...
6 Hour Introduction to Frame Loom Weaving, ELKA studio, Upper Slackstead, Hampshire
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6 Hour Introduction to Frame Loom Weaving, ELKA studio, Upper Slackstead, Hampshire
In-person course
Hampshire - Next course on 21st September 2021
£130
A day workshop for beginners between 10am - 4pm at the ELKA studio. WHAT TO EXPECT The workshop will teach you the basic principles and terminology of weaving and you...
6 Hour Introduction to Natural Dyeing, ELKA Studio, Upper Slackstead, Hampshire
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6 Hour Introduction to Natural Dyeing, ELKA Studio, Upper Slackstead, Hampshire
In-person course
Hampshire - Next course on 5th October 2021
£130
6 hour 'Introduction to Natural Dyeing' workshop, 10am-4pm, ELKA studio, Upper Slackstead, Hampshire. WHAT TO EXPECT The workshop will teach you the basic principles and practice of natural dyeing using...
Frame loom weaving: A comprehensive guide to becoming a weaver - online course
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Frame loom weaving: A comprehensive guide to becoming a weaver - online course
Online on-demand course
£130
This self-paced online course will give you all the information and knowledge you need to become a confident frame loom weaver, and you can do all of this from the...
Frame loom weaving: A comprehensive guide to becoming a weaver - online course PLUS kit
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Frame loom weaving: A comprehensive guide to becoming a weaver - online course PLUS kit
Online on-demand course
£180
This self-paced online weaving course plus starter kit will give you all the information and knowledge you need to become a confident frame loom weaver, and you can do all...
Frame Loom with Heddle Bar Weaving Starter Kit
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Frame Loom with Heddle Bar Weaving Starter Kit
Craft kit
£45
Our brand new frame loom weaving starter kits, available in nine different colour themes, contain everything you'll need and more to get you weaving. Colours: Natural, autumn, sunshine, forest, marine,...
Introduction to frame loom weaving: a beginners guide
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Introduction to frame loom weaving: a beginners guide
Online on-demand course
£30
This self-paced, online course will give you all the information and knowledge you need to get set up and weaving some basic techniques, and you can do all of this...
Introduction to frame loom weaving: a beginners guide with weaving starter kit
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Introduction to frame loom weaving: a beginners guide with weaving starter kit
Online on-demand course
£75
This self-paced, online course will give you all the information and knowledge you need to get set up and weaving some basic techniques, and you can do all of this...
Naturally Dyed Make-up Bag. Handwoven in the UK & sustainable
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Naturally Dyed Make-up Bag. Handwoven in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£45
A handy boxed bottomed bag with many uses. Designed in Winchester and made in Scotland by a small sustainable manufacturer. Outer: Naturally dyed with onion skins and hand woven, 100%...
Rainbow Cross Body Bag. Handwoven in the UK & sustainable
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Rainbow Cross Body Bag. Handwoven in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£150
The cross body bag is a large classic bag with side details such as D-rings and detachable straps. With a larger inner pocket with a brass zip, this is a...
Rainbow Wash Bag. Handwoven in the UK & sustainable
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Rainbow Wash Bag. Handwoven in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£65
A traditional squared wash bag with handles and tabs, featuring a spacious interior, in which you’ll easily fit all your grooming essentials for trips away. Designed in Winchester and made...
Rainbow Weekend Bag. Handwoven in the UK & sustainable
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Rainbow Weekend Bag. Handwoven in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£74
A handy, large boxed bottomed bag with many uses. Perfect for weekends away. Designed in Winchester and made in Scotland by a small sustainable manufacturer. Outer: Handwoven, 50% recycled denim,...
Rainy Days Wall Hanging Fibre Pack (Materials & E-book)
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Rainy Days Wall Hanging Fibre Pack (Materials & E-book)
Craft kit
£20
This fibre kit contains all the yarn & fibre you'll need to weave your own little rain cloud. Materials (linen warp yarn, plant fibre & naturally dyed linen). E-book instructions....
Rainy Days Wall Hanging Weaving Kit (Loom, Materials & E-book)
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Rainy Days Wall Hanging Weaving Kit (Loom, Materials & E-book)
Craft kit
£45
This weaving kit contains everything you'll need to weave your own little rain cloud. Small adjustable frame loom. Pick up stick. Shuttle. Bent tapestry needle. Vintage silver fork (beater). Materials...
Vintage Kimono Bold Floral & Gold Clutch Bag. Made in the UK & sustainable
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Vintage Kimono Bold Floral & Gold Clutch Bag. Made in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£76
This classic, versatile, rounded pouch can be used as a purse, tool case or even as an evening clutch. Designed in Winchester and made in Scotland by a small sustainable...
Vintage Kimono Bubblegum Pink Large Coin Purse. Made in the UK & sustainable
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Vintage Kimono Bubblegum Pink Large Coin Purse. Made in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£35
A handy little bag with many uses. Designed in Winchester and made in Scotland by a small sustainable manufacturer. These bags are made from genuine vintage fabric which has been...
Vintage Kimono Bubblegum Pink Weekend Bag. Made in the UK & sustainable
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Vintage Kimono Bubblegum Pink Weekend Bag. Made in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£74
A handy, large boxed bottomed bag with many uses. Perfect for weekends away. Designed in Winchester and made in Scotland by a small sustainable manufacturer. These bags are made from...
Vintage Kimono Orange & Royal Blue Clutch Bag. Made in the UK & sustainable
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Vintage Kimono Orange & Royal Blue Clutch Bag. Made in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£76
This simple clutch bag is a fold over design with a rounded bottom. The bottom half of the clutch is made with extra structuring to support the look and feel...
Vintage Kimono Orange & Royal Blue Make-up Bag. Made in the UK & sustainable
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Vintage Kimono Orange & Royal Blue Make-up Bag. Made in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£45
A handy boxed bottomed bag with many uses. Designed in Winchester and made in Scotland by a small sustainable manufacturer. Outer: 100% vintage kimono silk. Finished with a bamboo tassel...
Vintage Kimono Red Cherry Blossom Pouch/Clutch/Purse. Made in the UK & sustainable
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Vintage Kimono Red Cherry Blossom Pouch/Clutch/Purse. Made in the UK & sustainable
Handcrafted gift
£43
This classic, versatile, rounded pouch can be used as a purse, tool case or even as an evening clutch. Designed in Winchester and made in Scotland by a small sustainable...

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