Creative Peg Loom Weaving

Date(s) - 16 Nov 2019
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Weave a small mat or cushion pad using a wide range  of recycled and natural materials using a pegloom. 

At this workshop we will  weave a cushion pad sized mat from rags and/or sheep fleece. Using the wonderful South American loom which is quick and easy to use you are guaranteed to make a finished piece. 
peg loom weaving
We will use local wool which will be ready washed, some will be natural colours and some dyed with natural and acid dyes. We will have carders available for preparing the wool.
Weaving wonderful peg loom rugs is possible with recycled rags and plastics too and a colourful assortment will be available for you to use
All looms and materials will be provided and on sale. You are welcome to bring your own loom and other tools if you have these. 


Great recycling skills and stunning results expected!

Workshop Tutor:
Workshop leader Sue Clow is a local textile artist with 30 years experince in textile recycling and designing. She teaches workshops at a variety of venues including museums and festivals and enjoys this down to earth art as part of a small holding life styleSee more on her website and Rag Art Studios Facebook Page 

This workshop is suitable for all abilities, including beginners. 

Places are limited to ten participants per event and must be booked in advance.

Click for Terms and Conditions of Booking

Workshop Fee: £30 per person (NOW REDUCED)

Sorry – no further discounts for members of The Shared Earth Trust.

NB. There is an additional £5 per workshop for materials, to be paid in cash on the day.

You may also be interested in other creative craft workshops at Denmark Farm including Upcycling Woolly Blankets, Needle-felting ~ Hare or Bear and Festive Rag Rug Wreaths. Please see our events calendar for our full list. 
If you’d like to make a weekend of it and stay at Denmark Farm, please enquire about availability in our self-contained Eco Lodge or Shared Dormitory.
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 are closed for this event.

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