June Workshop (7th) Beginning Imprint dyeing on fabric – eco dyeing

A  workshop day on imprint dyeing on fabric . This can be a natural lead on from our previous days workshop (TUESDAY JUNE 6TH IMPRINT DYEING ON PAPER – ECO DYEING IN A DAY (there is a cost reduction for attending both days)) or A one day workshop experience  using fabrics including inspirational ideas on recycling … Continued

Oct – Dec : Christmas Craft workshops for Marys Meals Tuesdays 10am-12.30pm

Beginning October 25th for 6 consecutive weeks from 10am-12.30pm This workshop led by Dorothy and the team of crafters from North Connel who  create a range of recycled craft goods they sell to raise funds for Marys Meals all year round. Talented ladies in many fields of crafts they have teamed up with heartfelt by … Continued

Fibre Friday 17th July ….Knit 1 Bike 1 comes to visit – from 11am

Janet Renouf Miller has  been such an influential woman in Scotland’s textile history. I ,like many others learned how to spin with Janet as well as crochet and it was at their studio in Loch Doon that I first got sight of how felt was made. She has a lot to be responsible for but … Continued

Easter Weekend 2015 at Dalmally Railway Station

We will be open on good Friday, Easter Saturday , Easter Sunday and bank holiday Monday – from 10am – 5pm. Great news our pop up cafe will be providing refreshments over the weekend and there will be some exciting hands on demos on felt making and creating interesting designs with Sizzix cutters. Demonstrations will … Continued

Natural Plant dye workshop

[metaslider id=”1624″] This weekends dying workshop was a great experience of what we have to hand that can be used to dye a range of fabrics and wools with great effect. Cutting through the theory of mordant and modifier and lots of hands on ( gloved of course ) practical dying. A workshop like this … Continued

Recycling ideas for the LORN Producers Market

Tomorrow is LORN Benderloch market day and I will be bringing lots of wools and some new recycling ideas I have been working on . No matter what I bring I seem to leave behind the very thing someone is looking for …Are there any special requests anyone?