Knitting Courses | Husbandry Courses | Alpaca Spinning | Oswestry

We run various day and half day courses including

  • Beginners’ Alpaca Spinning
  • Improvers Alpaca Spinning
  • Alpaca Husbandry
  • Fleece Assessment & Sorting
  • Beginners’ Knitting
  • Icelandic Knitting
  • Crochet
  • Felting

Our Beginners and Improvers Spinning Workshops with Maureen Preen are always a great success …everyone always enjoy these days and go home full of enthusiasm (and cake!!) We’ve had lots of enquiries about the next one. We are limiting the number of places to 6 per day – so that everyone has a fair share of the time. Contact us for more details.

 

Spinning for Beginners - Friday, 22nd August

Spinning for Beginners Friday, 22nd August: Spinning for Beginners Please see course description under Sunday, 20th July’s course date here. All workshop days run from 10.00 until 4.00. Workshops are limited to a maximum of 6 participants to give an opportunity for all to have a fair share of the tutor’s time. Lunch will be [...]

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Introduction to Felting - Saturday, 16th August

Introduction to Felting Saturday, 16th August: Introduction to Felting Please see course description under Saturday, 21st June’s course date here. All workshop days run from 10.00 until 4.00. Workshops are limited to a maximum of 6 participants to give an opportunity for all to have a fair share of the tutor’s time. Lunch will be [...]

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Alpaca Husbandry Day - Sunday, 10th August

Alpaca Husbandry Day Sunday, 10th August: Alpaca Husbandry Day Please see course description under Saturday, 24th May’s course date here. All workshop days run from 10.00 until 4.00. Workshops are limited to a maximum of 6 participants to give an opportunity for all to have a fair share of the tutor’s time. Lunch will be [...]

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Spinning for Beginners - Sunday, 20th July

Spinning for Beginners Sunday, 20th July: Spinning for Beginners During this day there will be: All workshop days run from 10.00 until 4.00 .Workshops are limited to a maximum of 6 participants to give an opportunity for all to have a fair share of the tutors time. Lunch will be provided by Mulberry Alpacas for [...]

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Crochet for Beginners - Saturday, 12th July

Crochet for Beginners Saturday, 12th July: Crochet for Beginners This course is intended for those who have no experience of Crochet and will include: • An introduction to Alpaca yarn – choosing yarn for projects. • A ‘hands on’ experience of some basic crochet stitches. • Work on a small project which should be completed/nearly [...]

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Introduction to Felting - Saturday, 21st June

Introduction to Felting Saturday, 21st June: Introduction to Felting This course is a beginners’ course intended for those who have little/no previous experience of Felting • Introduction to Alpaca Fibre and the felting opportunities it provides. • An opportunity for a ‘hands on’ wet felting project. • Introduction to Nuno felting. • Introduction to Needle [...]

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Alpaca Husbandry Day - Saturday, 24th May

Alpaca Husbandry Day Saturday, 24th May: Alpaca Husbandry Day These days are intended for those who are thinking of keeping alpacas and will be a full day with lots of practical activity come rain or shine. The day will include: • An introduction to alpacas and their native environment. • Reasons for keeping alpacas. • [...]

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Crochet for Beginners - Saturday, 3rd May

Crochet for Beginners Saturday, 3rd May: Crochet for Beginners This course is intended for those who have no experience of Crochet and will include: • An introduction to Alpaca yarn – choosing yarn for projects • A ‘hands on’ experience of some basic crochet stitches. • Work on a small project which should be completed/ [...]

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