Summer activities

 Demonstrations and workshops at the Museum

Timetable of summer activities

Join us this summer for an exciting programme of workshops - all held in the historic setting of our Museum. Our guest tutors are craftspeople working with wool in a variety of ways. Tickets must be booked in advance through Eventbrite, the links are included in the details of the workshops. Spaces are liimited so don't miss out!   

Wednesday workshops - bookings required and a cost involved. Click on the dates to get all the details.

Where bookings are required, the link to Eventbrite will display when you click on the date of the workshop. At the moment, not all the workshops have the link set up, but they will be very soon. These workshops are bound to be popular so make sure you keep an eye open for the bookings to start.

Last minute cancellation

Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond our control, the Wednesday workshop advertised for August 3, has had to be cancelled.  Apologies to those who were planning to attend. 

Tuesday Drop-in days - free  These days are particularly aimed at children and their parents.

Learn the basics of tapestry weaving on a card loom at this free drop-in workshop.  You will learn how to weave with different materials and different structures to create pattern and texture.  Suitable for all ages, but children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • August 2           Tapestry with Victoria Haire
  • August 9           Tapestry with Victoria Haire
  • August 16         Tapestry with Victoria Haire
  • August 23         Tapestry with Victoria Haire
  • August 30         Tapestry with Victoria Haire