The Loft Space are an informal collective or textile artists and makers, based at Britannia Mills in Slaithwaite. Members are hand-weavers Ruth Gilbert and Janet Clark, weaver and rag-rugger Mary Lane, needle-felter Sonja Trbojevic and multi-media artist Fiona Weir.
The Loft Space will be offering the following workshops during WOVEN.
Wednesday 12th June
10:15-12:15 – Design your own t-shirt (with Fiona)
12:45 -2:45 – Needle felting (with Sonja)
3:15-5:15 – Rag rugging (with Mary)
These workshops are free but places are limited. Book in advance via our Facebook group. or turn up and take your chance.
Thursday 13th June
10-4pm – Open Studio – Drop in to meet the artists and take part in some ‘taster’ activities in the afternoon:
1-2:30pm – Have a go at hand spinning (with Ruth)
2:30-4pm – Cover a notebook (with Fiona)
Friday 14th June
10:30-12:30 – Try-It Friday – Drop in and try a craft activity or two – £5 per person, all materials included. Everyone welcome.
Saturday 15th June
10:30-4:30 – Appliqué for the 21st Century – Who says appliqué is old fashioned?! Design & make a cool case for your phone… Or something more traditional! Places still available. Find out more on our Facebook page
or pay online