Recycled Art: An introduction to Rag Rugs 10.00 – 12.45
This taster session will introduce you to the skills to make Traditional Rag Rugs (Clippies)
Ros will help you choose materials that work well to produce durable and practical rugs and touch on the historical aspects of Rag Rugging which used scraps of fabrics and food sacks. Also how she selects fabric for both colour and texture to create a rug that is a work of art.
Sharp fabric cutting scissors
Scraps of “wool weight” fabric
You can borrow or buy from Ros the correct rag rugging tool on the day.
Hessian will be provided.
No entry requirements.