Macramé ~ Wall Hanging

Date/Time
Date(s) - 10 Jun 2022
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


On this workshop you will discover the simple and beautiful craft of macramé by making your very own wall hanging to take home. 

Learn the art of Macramé weaving in this in depth workshop with experienced tutor and Macramé artist Alice Thomas. Using recycled fibers hand dyed with locally foraged natural plant dyes we will be creating a small woven hanging using Macramé knotwork and traditional weaving techniques.

 

No previous experience required. All tools and materials provided for in the workshop.

Tutor: Alice Thomas

Alice Thomas is an Artist, Illustrator & Creative knot weaver based near Aberystwyth.

A self-taught Macramé artist, Alice has been successfully working and teaching for the past five years and stocks her plant hangers and baskets in her local towns of Machynlleth and Aberystwyth.

Her work is unique in its ethical and sustainable approach with nature and the natural world forming a strong influence in her creativity.

“I use only natural, biodegradable, ethically sourced materials. I am always searching for new ways to weave more from this land in to my creations.

Using a combination of found objects; nuts, seeds, drift wood and cones. With natural dyes – nettle and birch, gorse, oak and alder. I am creating pieces that resonate strongly with my surroundings and are rooted here in this land.”

Fee: £55 per person

There is an additional fee of £10 for materials. Please bring this amount on the day in cash.

There will be maximum of 7 places.

Click here to read our terms and conditions of booking

NB. COVID-19: This workshop will take place according to COVID safety regulations at the time of running.

  • Please do a lateral flow test just before leaving home. 
  • Please do not attend if you should be self-isolating for any reason.
  • There will be a smaller number of participants to allow for good social distancing. 
  • Please come prepared to work in a well ventilated room 
  • Please bring a packed lunch and cup.
  • A selection of teas and coffee will be provided.

You may also be interested in other creative workshops at Denmark Farm. Please see our events calendar for our full list. 

For accommodation during this workshop in our self-catering Eco Lodge, shared Dormitory or Eco Campsite please do get in touch to check availability.
 

Mae’r holl enillion o’n digwyddiadau a gwyliau’n cael eu hailfuddsoddi’n uniongyrchol i reoli ein gwarchodfa natur 40 erw. Diolch i chi am eich cefnogaeth a chofiwch ddod i ymweld â ni’n fuan.

All proceeds from our events and holidays are ploughed directly back into managing our 40 acre nature reserve. Thank you for your support and please do come to visit soon.

 

Bookings

£55.00


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