Jan has over 30 years experience in the textile field working in Higher Education running a Constructed Textile Resource at University of Cumbria, formally Cumbria Institute of the Arts. She is well accustomed to getting the very best out of students having worked with BA and MA students studying Contemporary Applied Arts, so is now able to...

Jan has over 30 years experience in the textile field working in Higher Education running a Constructed Textile Resource at University of Cumbria, formally Cumbria Institute of the Arts. She is well accustomed to getting the very best out of students having worked with BA and MA students studying Contemporary Applied Arts, so is now able to offer specialised weave courses for a wide range of abilities.

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Double Weave

Thursday 15th September 2022

"Double Weave"

Farfield Mill

Sedbergh

Learn how to weave two layers of fabric at the same time, create tubes, pockets and double width fabric on a 4 shaft table loom. Beginners welcome but if you already weave this will cover all the technical info you need to know. Looms will be set up and ready to go

To book, cost £55 plus £5 on the day for materials

Contact- 015396 21958

www.farfieldmill.org

Dogthooth and 4 Shaft Pinwheel

Saturday 24th September 2022

"Weaving – Dogtooth/4 shaft Pinwheel"

Creation Mill CIC Langholm

Come and enjoy a wonderful day of weaving with Jan on a 4 shaft table loom

Learn how to weave a classic Dogtooth and a 4 shaft Pinwheel pattern. Whether you're a beginner or already a weaver, this will be a lovely opportunity to experiment and go home with a gorgeous Dogtooth classic tweed item. Jan will even take the mystery out of pattern reading

Each attendee will have the use of their own 4 shaft loom for the day which will be set up and ready to go

To book, cost £75 incl all materials, refreshments & lunch

www.creationmill

Become a Weaver - beginner and refresher workshop

Tartan Weaving

Thurs 10th November 2022

"Tartan Weaving"

Farfield Mill

Sedbergh

Classic tartan weaving patterns explored on the day. Come and weave some tartan using a fours shaft loom Perfect introduction to weaving for beginners and the more experience weaver will benefit building up their skills. Looms will be set up and ready to go.

To book, cost £55 plus £5 on the day for materials

Contact- 015396 21958

www.farfieldmill.org

Silk Weaving

Saturday 19th November 2022

"Silk Weaving"

The Eden Workshop at the Appleby Hub

Appleby

Learn to weave with silk, the looms will be set up in a beautiful mix of colours to create your own unique luxurious scarf. Suitable for beginners and weavers wanting to develop their skills further

To book, cost £69 incl all materials, refreshments & lunch

Contact- Jane 07890 017715 or

Sarah, Appleby Hub Manager 017683 51640

http://www.theedenworkshop.co.uk/workshops