Learn to spin, dye, knit and weave
Callander - easy to get to attractive centre for outdoor pursuits.
Woolshed 31 in Callander offer tuition in spinning, dyeing, weaving and knitting.
These crafts offer amazing new (and traditional) ideas and skills to make unique objects. Everyone has their 'creative bump' - we help to find it.
Anne has a background in environmental education so is accustomed to packaging information in ways to suit individuals. Anne learned to weave at school, having spun yarns for over 30 years.
You are welcome during Forth Valley open studios week 8th - 16th June 2013. Regular classes will be offered from September 2013. The summer will be spent travelling, gathering ideas for new creations.
31 Bridgend, Callander, Perthshire, FK17 8AG
Telephone: 01877 331691
Mobile: 07831 566758
September 5th-13th 2015 at Perthshire Open Studios
Closed Wednesday 9th September, and while I won't be there Saturday 12th, spinners will be there. Why not join them?
There won't be much to buy, as I want new spinners, weavers and dyers to learn to make their own spinning stash, their own yarns, there own cloth! Classes will be available from September on many topics:
- Spinning luxury fibres
- Spinning silk
- How to cope with that huge fleece
- Flax spinning
- Spinning animal free fibres
and many more...
- Dyeing with natural dyes
- Dyeing with acid dyes
- Spaced-out dyeing
- Dyeing for stitching
- Fabric for embridery or patchwork
- Introducing weaving, non-loom weaves, tapestry weaving
Most classes cost £30 - £50 per day, and include materials, lunch, and last 10am to 4pm.
Please phone for details !