Kinder Yarn


Spinning workshopSpinning workshop at Moor Festival


Spinning with a great wheel


Spinning on a Great Wheel at the New Mills Heritage Centre



A variety of textile based events are available in and around Sheffield, Manchester and Derbyshire.


I have years of experience of running public and private workshops, talks and demonstrations at a whole variety of events with music festivals, green festivals, Guide camps, home-education events, sheep dog trails and the Womens Institute.


I have a gazebo, spinning and weaving equipment and folding tables for outside events.


Please note that the Natural Dyeing demonstrations and talks requiire electricity or other heat source.


Children’s Workshops and Events


I have experience of and enjoy running children’s workshops;

  • Spindle spinning
  • Spinning wheel spinning
  • Natural dyeing
  • Basic weaving
  • Weaving in a willow hoop
  • Weaving with natural materials, tree bark, grasses, feathers
  • Weaving with recycled materials

I have public liability insurance and a CRB Disclosure.