I will be spinning at Open Farm Sunday -A great day out for all the family, tractor rides, lunch, local produce for sale and lots of things to see and do on the farm – Bees, Leicesterlongwools, Hens, Alpaca, as well as the Spinning Demonstration
A new weaver plans to use this log as her inspiration and thought she may have to do some dyeing but we have yarns, and colours to suit everyone …..
one of my students wants to use this lichen on bark that is growing on her terrance as the inspiration for her weaving next week….the course is fully booked but will be repeated at Knuston Hall later in the year
Ruth is learning to spin raw fleece ready for when her Leicester long wool sheep are shorn in June, she plans to make rugs on the peg loom. There was plenty of help at Woolly day
you can make a cushion cover in shades to match your chair in just two days at my Weaving for Beginners course in February 2014 – see events – In this one I started with a new ball of wool from Uppingham yarns and wove in left over handspun yarns, bits of silk and slivers […]