Craft Holidays - weeks, weekends & day courses

Natural Dyeing Weekends & Days

The woods is the perfect place for hand dyeing, as it is essential to have an outdoor fire to make our dye baths. Learn about local fleece, forage for plant dyes and use a mixture of houshold natural dyes and foraged plant dyes to produce a rainbow of colours.

Sat 15 March 2014 – Sat 20 September 2014

Felting Weekends & Days

The Highlands of Scotland are the perfect place to study the traditional craft of felt making. Our courses teach you craft skills in a stunning setting; Higher Crochail wood in Strathglass, on the edge of Glen Affric and near to Loch Ness.

Sat 10 May 2014 – Sat 13 September 2014

Batik Weekends & Days

An ancient art form originating in Indonesia. Learn how to use wax resist and natural dyes to produce some beautiful pieces of art work.

Sat 14 June 2014 – Sat 20 September 2014

Fleece to Felt week

Learn a skill and have a wonderful holiday! Handshearing demonstrations, fleece washing & carding, walk in search of wild dye plants, natural dyeing and felting. Learn the whole process and take it home with you...

Sat 04 July 2015 – Sat 11 July 2015

Fleece to Felt week

Learn a skill and have a wonderful holiday! Handshearing demonstrations, fleece washing & carding, walk in search of wild dye plants, natural dyeing and felting. Learn the whole process and take it home with you...

Sat 25 July 2015 – Sat 01 August 2015