Past workshops

Delve deeper into the art of crochet and learn Tunisian crochet. A mixture of crocheting and knitting this technique creates a lovely thick fabric and is great for colour work.   Date: 16th & 23rd August Time: 6-8pm Venue: The Handspinner Having Fun, Broadford IV49 9AE Cost: TBC Tutor: Jam from […]

Tunisian crochet – 16th & 23rd August

Learn & hear about the traditional craft of Dorset Buttons.  You’ll make Dorset Buttons using brass hollow rings and yarn, starting with the Crosswheel design and using the four techniques of casting, slicking, laying and rounding.  Dorset Buttons can be used to give that personal finishing touch to a knitted, crocheted […]

Dorset Button Making – 12th July

We had a day out from the shop on Wednesday to attend our Sarah’s peg looming workshop at the breakish hall. She  brought along loads of scoured fleece and funky yarns for us to play with We learned how to warp the loom and the a few different styles of […]

Peg loom workshop