2021-03-29T10:00:00Z 2021-03-29T10:00:00Z

Create a bright and beautiful woven circle artwork inspired by the colours all around us in Spring. You will learn how to make and use your own circular loom, weaving together different colours and te...

Spring Weaving Workshop

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  • Online: 29-Mar-2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Milton Keynes Arts Centre
  • 5 - 10 years
  • £9.00 - £15.00
Spring Weaving Workshop
Fantasic For Families
  • Spring Weaving by Sarah Hunt
  • £12 Standard price. Concession rate also available, as well as the option to add a £3 donation to your ticket price.

Create a bright and beautiful woven circle artwork inspired by the colours all around us in Spring. You will learn how to make and use your own circular loom, weaving together different colours and textures.

This workshop is an introduction to weaving in a circle. You will begin by making your own circular loom out of a piece of cardboard and some wool. Then, learn how to weave in a circle using a selection of wools - experimenting with contrasting colours and different textures. Your design can be very simple, or very complex!

The workshop is suitable for all ages. The finished weaving will stay on the cardboard, making it easy to display. Sarah learned to weave in South America where they are famous for their bright hand-dyed wools and intricate patterns.

Your ticket price includes a materials pack that will be sent in the post and a link to the live zoom event which will be sent by email.

Materials included in your pack:

- A variety of different colour wool and ribbons to weave with.

What you’ll need to find at home:

- Circle of card about 20cm diameter (try drawing around a plate)

- Additional fabrics from unwanted items of brightly clothing clothing or scrap fabric, cut into strips of different lengths and widths.

- Pencil

-Sellotape

-Scissors

This workshop is recommended for age 5-10 years, children must be accompanied by a supervising adult at all times.

Find out more and book your place on our website: https://miltonkeynesartscentre.org/Spring-Weaving-with-Sarah-Hunt

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