WEAVING WORKSHOP at Atelier with Sally Hampson
Saturday 14th + Sunday 15th from 10:30
£119 (+£5 for wool) Visit www.atelierstroud.co.uk to book
Come and learn to weave with Sally Hampson .The looms will be set up for you in advance, with different colours and textures for you to choose from.
The workshop includes learning how the loom works and all the traditional weaves, such as Herringbone, Twills and Hopsack, experimenting with your own colours and textures.
The yarns will be a wonderful collection of Shetland, Jacob, Welsh Black and Lambs wool. You can choose either to weave a collection of samples or weave your own scarf/neck-warmer.
• 10.30 – 12.30 – Introduction to the loom and how it works and start weaving.
• 12.30-1.30 – Lunch (not including) and a quick look around Stroud’s award winning farmers market if it is not familiar.
• 1.30 – 4.30 – Back to the loom to experiment, with colour and texture creating you own designs.
• 10.00 – 1:30 – Finish off your weaving and setting off about 2pm with your own collection of samples or your own scarf/neck-warmer, perfect for a late English summer and be ahead for this Autumn!