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Heritage Open Days Weaving Taster Session
September 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Join us for a loom taster session over Heritage Open Day weekend!
Ever wondered what it would be like to weave on a loom? Join us over the Heritage Open Weekend and have a go at weaving on the gorgeous looms at Sunny Bank Mills.
You will be in a small group and have the opportunity to have a taster at weaving on the old looms using a stick shuttle.
You will also be able to select from a wide variety of colourful yarns to weave with. Booking is essential.
Things to bring
We will provide
Materials and equipment.
About your tutor
Agnis Smallwood has been working with us at Sunny Bank Mills for over 4 years. She is a Designer Maker Researcher and Educator who loves to make, create and teach. Agnis has a passion for textiles and specialises in weave. She is based in Leeds, Yorkshire and can always be found making, both independently and often collaboratively.
Previous workshop participants have said: “Teacher was delightful”, “Thank you for such an interesting and eye opening day”, “We covered everything in a logical methodical way, to be able to create a piece by the end, excellent communication throughout.” “Knowledgeable, clear, enthusiastic teacher, what more could you need!”
Course terms and booking conditions
Workshop and course bookings can be cancelled and refunded up until 7 days before the scheduled start date. As materials and equipment are ordered in advance, we regret that refunds cannot be offered less than 7 days before the workshop date. Please note that Eventbrite’s booking fee is non-refundable.
If we need to cancel the course for any reason your ticket will be fully refunded.
This workshop is due to take place after Covid-19 restrictions are scheduled to be lifted. We will be monitoring government guidance should anything change. If so, please follow the general Covid-19 guidance for our workshops here: www.sunnybankmills.co.uk/arts/creative-courses-and-workshops/covid-19-and-creative-workshops/