Here at 3 Bags Wool we offer an array of workshops
to cater to all skill levels.
Our workshops are run according to demand
and we have some set event dates and bookings are also taken to suit the individuals timescales so please get in touch.
Costs are kept to a minimum and an average half day is £45 and a full day is £90 depending on the time and materials involved.
We aim to pack your day with hands on tips and advice. There are no long lectures as we believe you learn these skills by trying and doing.
Workshops are for all levels with a minimum booking of 2 to a maximum of 6 to allow us to give individual attention.
Tea and coffee is provided. We do not provide lunch but we can book you a group lunch at the hotel. There is a coop shop and very good restaurants within walking distance. To book please ring us on 01340 881749 or visit the shop.
Knit our Thrums into a lovely rug using our hand crafted knitting needles.
Decorated Lampshade and Clock Workshop
Fed up with your room accessories not matching your decor? then this is the workshop for you. We can show you techniques to create a bespoke Lampshade and Clock. Whether making for your self or as a gift they are sure to impress. Cost is £90 with all materials included. To book please ring us on 01340 881749 or visit the shop.
In this workshop we we teach all you need know to produce a stunning scene like this. With our beautiful Feltscapes to work on, you will be taught how to use Needle Felting techniques to build up your picture with different colours and textures (all included in the cost of the workshop). The cost is £90 and includes all materials. To book in call the shop on 0134081749
Needle Felt Workshop
Thrum Rug Workshop
Choose which ever technique out of Peg Loom Weaving, Big Knitting or Big Crochet to create these very rustic rugs. All materials are included in the workshop and you will leave with a finished rug. A really fun and fulfilling time for all experience levels. Cost £90 with all materials included.To book please ring us on 01340 881749 or visit the shop
Bothy Babes Workshop
Come along to our fun workshop make these little Bothy Babes that will make wonderful gifts. In this workshop you will learn simple felting skills to make these little cuties. You will get to make a couple of these so you keep one and gift one as either a keyring , brooch or hanging decoration. The workshop costs £90 with all materials included. Please contact shop on 01340 881749 to book your place.
Other Workshops we offer ........
Hand dying is a bit messy but lots of fun!
We dye our own yarn for felting and spinning and we also use some for our felt kits.
We have some interesting techniques to teach you. The process is time consuming but really rewarding.
Thrum Rug Making
We will teach you how to make our fantastic rugs using our famous Thrums. Choose your technique, wether it be Big Knitting on our Large Hand Made Knitting Nedles, Really Big Crotchet, weaving on our peg looms or sewing together. Whichever style you choose you go home with something really special and a new skill.
You will have lots of fun making your own felt creations using great colour combinations that will stretch your imagination.
We can show you how to add texture to your work so it stands out by using Hand Dyed Curls. With this technique you can make anything go from good to amazing. We can try different projects from hats and bags to pictures, clothing and even footwear. You decide.