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Feb. 12th to 16th at Belmont House, Unst

TEXTILE SKILLS FROM OVER A 100 MILES OF SHETLAND‚Äč

ONLY TWO SPACES LEFT

A Residential Long Weekend, four days between the afternoon of Fri 12th February and the morning of Tues 16th February, 2016 in the stunning and inspirational environment of Belmont House, Unst.

A friendly, relaxed, comfortable stay dedicated to the practice and values across the time honoured skills of hand-spinning, hand-knitting Lace and Fair Isle patterns.

  • 4 half day workshops exploring the practical skills for all levels of experience
  • Equipment provided and materials included for small projects
  • Visits to and from local practitioners + Uyeasound Up Helly A (eve. 12th)
  • Presentations and discussions highlighting the contemporary elements
  • Great food – all meals and refreshments provided
  • A selection of related music, poetry and film
  • Transport between Lerwick and Belmont included
  • Cost: £550 for single room occupancy, £420 for shared room

This event is hosted by:

THE FAIR ISLE TEXTILE WORKSHOP AND FRIENDS

For more details contact Kathy:

e. kathy.coull@btinternet.com

t. +44(0)1595 760248

m. 07716166454

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