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    Wall Hanging Weaving

    November 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    £15

    Weaving on a Small Handloom
    Starting with a basic handloom, we’ll be working with a variety of wool and other materials to create a beautiful hanging to take home. Learn how to set up your loom, get the right tension and understand the role of the warp thread as the backbone of your weave. Develop your techniques to weave the weft thread to create your patterns and design. Go at your own pace and take your loom home with you to keep and finish off your design, or start another one!

    (Suitable for beginners).

    Tea’s & coffees will be provided throughout the day but we encourage you to take your own lunch.

     

    Notice
    This workshop costs £15 which is to be payed by cash or cheque at the Town Hall prior to the event. Please see the Enrol With Us section of the brochure for more info.

     

    Dawn Cawthra-Smith – Tutor Biography
    Dawn is a qualified artist, teacher and holistic health practitioner. For over 30 years she has taught many students art, design and practical craft skills supporting and encouraging them to find their own creative expression. Combining her many skills, she teaches unique, relaxed and easy classes, helping participants go beyond their limited beliefs that no longer serve them, so that they may explore more of their joyful, playful selves.

    “Living and promoting a healthy, creative life brings me a wonderful sense of wellbeing on all levels, not only for myself, but also for my course participants. I am passionate about working with groups and individuals to improve emotional and physical health. When we allow ourselves time to play and be creative, it gives us the opportunity to bring life back into balance and re-establish calm and peacefulness within”.

    Details

    Date:
    November 11
    Time:
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Cost:
    £15
    Event Category:

    Venue

    Forres Town Hall
    High Street
    Forres, Moray IV36 1PB United Kingdom
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    Phone:
    01309 674388