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Yarn Group
at Penicuik (West Street) Arts Centre, 4 West Street, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 9DL between 10am and noon each Wednesday morning.
Bring your knitting or crochet, get help with a woolly problem, learn a new technique and share experiences. This group may develop in to spinning and feltmaking, too.
£2 payable on the day for use of room.

 





Woolfest
Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th June
at Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 0QQ
10-6 on Friday 10-5pm on Saturday.
Entry £10 at the door or order your ticket on-line at http://www.woolfest.co.uk/booking/ 


Woolfest



Bus to Woolfest - FULLBus to Woolfest - FULL
Bus to Woolfest on Saturday 24th June 2017.
Bus is now full.
Bus will start in East Lothian with pick-ups at Bannatyne's at Newcraighall at 0640, Craiglockhart Church Hall, Edinburgh ast 0710, and at Shotstown Miners club in Penicuik at 0725. The will leave Woolfest at 1600hrs getting back around 1900/1930hrs.
The cost of the bus does not include entry fee of £10 to the event.


 





Spinning for beginners weekend
Saturday AND Sunday
Learn to spin using a spinning wheel with tutor Janet Renouf-Miller.
Saturday AND Sunday 10am - 4pm at Penicuik (West Street) Arts Centre, 4 West Street, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 9DL
Bring your own lunch or buy from the cafe downstairs (Sat only) Tea and coffee provided.
Bring your own wheel or hire one for the day - £15 payable on the day. Fibre included.

Please let us know if you are interested in this course.
£110 inc VAT  


Price:    110.00 

Spinning for beginners weekend



Spindle spinning for beginners weekendSpindle spinning for beginners weekend
proposed course; possibly 26th & 27th August
Learn to spin yarn with a drop spindle.Tutor: Janet Renouf-Miller
Bring your own lunch or buy from the cafe downstairs (Sat only) Tea and coffee provided.
Please contact us if you are interested in this course 


Price:    110.00  Excluding  VAT at 20%




Spinning course - improvers weekend
Saturday AND Sunday
For those who have already mastered the basics of spinning using a spinning wheel. Learn different spinning and plying methods, learn to spin different thicknesses of yarn, carding and blending with hand carders and more.
Fibre provided. Bring your own wheel if possible. Wheel may be available to hire on the day (please let us know if you will need one).
10am - 4pm at Penicuik (West Street) Arts Centre, West Street, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 9DL

Please let us know if you are interested in this course
£110 


Price:    110.00 




Weaving for BeginnersWeaving for Beginners
Proposed course : possibly on 30th September
Learn to weaving using a rigid heddle loom: Tutor Janet Renouf-Miller
Bring your own lunch or buy from the cafe downstairs. Tea and coffee provided.
Bring your own rigid heddle loom or hire one for the day - £15 payable on the day. 


Price:    60.00  Excluding  VAT at 20%




Introduction to Felting course
An introduction to feltmaking using wet and dry methods. Participants will have the opportunity to try various feltmaking techniques on a small scale and will create a variety of decorations for Christmas. A flat felted piece: eg table centre; using a resist: eg Christmas stocking; 3D needlefelted item eg a robin.
Minimum numbers apply and course will not go ahead if this is not reached.
Saturday 10am - 4pm at Penicuik (West Street) Arts Centre, 4 West Street, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 9DL on a Saturday
Bring your own lunch or buy from the cafe downstairs. Tea and coffee provided. Bring towels, apron, polybag to take your damp articles home in. Let us know if you are interested in this course
£60 inc VAT 


Price:    60.00