Kinder Yarn

 

Spinning workshopSpinning workshop at Moor Festival

 

Spinning with a great wheel

 

Spinning on a Great Wheel at the New Mills Heritage Centre

 

Events

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.