Saturday, 24 November 2018

2019 Workshops

2019 Workshops 

Time 9.30am - 3.30pm   
 at 
The Rug Studio 
(unless otherwise stated)

There are plenty of workshops to attend through 2019 from beginners to experienced Rug Makers 
The workshops include Hooking, Proddy, Punch Hooking, Specialised classes in Design, Appliqué with Hooky and Proddy, Hints tips and techniques.
My studio is a bright light and cheerful place to work. The classes are usually limited to about 7 or 8 students. 
If you would like to come for a workshop and the listed dates are not suitable please email or telephone to arrange a suitable date.
Once your class/es have been paid an information sheet and receipt will be sent. 
If you have any questions on any of the workshop please email

Oxton Rug Group meet at The Rug Studio Monday 9.30 - 12.30 £6.50 per person. You are welcome to join us but please email to let me know you would like to come along. No teaching. Not suitable for beginners

2018
December 3rd 10th 17th

2019
January 7th 14th 21st 28th
February 4th 11th 18th 25th
March 4th 11th 18th 25th
April 1st 8th 15th 29th
May 13th 20th 
June 3rd 10th 17th 24th

Hooky and Proddy £60 per person Learn both techniques, design a rug, wall hanging or cushion. Lots of hints and tips to make rug making fun and easy.  You can choose which technique you like or you can put both techniques together to make some texture. If you prefer you can purchase a pattern to work on they are listed on my website www.ragrugsuk.co.uk (order before class) this workshop is Suitable for beginners to experienced.   

March 6th 
June 8th
July 3rd
October 12th
November 9th
 Hooked Rug 

Proddy Mat



Dye workshop £64 per person 
Learn lots of dye techniques to transform ugly duckling material into beauties!. Simple dye techniques make fabulous jewel coloured pieces that are exciting to hook, prod or punch with. Yes you can learn to dye like this wow! Fee includes some material and dyes.                                                                     


March 20th
May 8th
June 15th
                                             

Punch Hooking £60 per person
Punching is an easy technique using a punch needle yarn and/or material. Punching works up quite quickly and is suitable for making cushions, hangings or rugs. All equipment can be purchased at the workshop

March 16th
April 3rd
July 13th 
September 25th
October 26th


Punch Hooked



Bumble Bee Cottage Workshop £60 per person
April 13th 
Design a piece about 8”x12”. House, Cottage, Beach Hut or a shape of your choice. The shape will be appliquéd onto hessian or linen. Basic running stitches are used as well as extra embroidery stitches and embellishments. The background is hooked and prodded plus techniques to make texture.  
For more information please request the full brochure. Suitable for beginners to experienced. 

September 7th - 9th   Reeth Rug Retreat residential Rug School in the Yorkshire Dales near Richmond. Please request brochure January 2019


B&B available in Lowdham at Cockerbeck Cottage where Cath looks after you very well and loves having Rug Makers stay from all over the world. There is a train station at the bottom of the village about a 5 minute walk to Cockerbeck Cottage. I can pick up and drop off at the B&B or the station on the day of your workshop/s.
Lowdham is a 5 minute drive from my studio.
There are other B&B's locally  I send a full list with receipt once workshops are booked.