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12 Jun - 14 Jun

Weaving Retreat

Spend the weekend with us immersing yourself in all things weaving in this beautiful and historic setting. Dye your own yarn and fabric, be inspired by a range of weaving techniques and complete your own wall-hanging to take home.

Outline Programme (subject to change)


3pm: arrive for afternoon tea in the gardens to meet your fellow course members, the Mill Team and to familiarise yourself with the site.

4-6pm: natural dyeing – dye your own yarn using a range of different natural materials to be used later in the weekend.


9am: private tour of the Mill

Morning session: introduction to hand weaving. Lead my a member of our weaving team; learn, practice and create new techniques and weaving patterns

Cold buffet lunch provided

Afternoon session: create your own wall hanging using your pre-dyed yarn & techniques learnt from the morning session with support from our weaving team

5pm: drinks on the lawn


Morning session: (working in two groups and alternating)

1) wind your remaining yarn onto a bobbin to take home, using the Mill’s heritage machinery
2) complete your wall hanging, add embroidery and other embelishments to finish your creation

Cold buffet lunch provided

Afternoon session: finish, or stay and play

£200 light lunches included.

For more information about getting to the Mill see:
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8 available
Weaving Retreat£200

Event Type

  • Date 12-06-2020 - 14-06-2020
  • time3:00 until 5:00
  • Suitable forAdults
  • Ticket price £200 per person
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