Virginia Farm Wool Works

2017  Classes and  Workshops  

 

                                                                 

Groups & Workshops are held at:      Virginia Farm Wool Works, 122 Annangrove Rd , Annangrove.  

Bookings :       If you would like to join a group or workshop, please phone 9654 1069 or email jenny@virginiafarmwoolworks.com.au

 

 

Spinning lessons:   

                        Beginning Spinning 4 Tuesday mornings -  28th March, 4th, 11th & 18th April.  9:30-12:30.  $125 + small materials fee.   Bring your wheel or hire one.   This course covers knowing & adjusting your wheel, spinning from prepared wool, learning to ply and skein up your yarn, how to prepare raw fleece and finishing your yarn.

                        Tutor:  Wendy Campbell.   Please book ahead.

                       

                        “Beyond the Basics” A 4 week course covering using handcarders, preparation & spinning of woollen yarn, chain plying, etc.  will follow the Beginners course above – enquiries welcome.

 

Felting Workshops with Rae Woolnough:

           Introduction to Felting” Sunday 19th March, 10-4pm. $95.   More information available.  Bookings essential for all workshops.

 

                        “Felt Oddity – the 3rd Dimension” – Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd April. 9:30 – 4:30. $180.   Learn how to create craters, space tubes, warps and embellishment pieces.   (Not for beginners)

 

                        “Nuno Felting”  Saturday 6th May 9:30 – 4:30. $95.  Laminating wool tops onto lightweight silk or muslin to create soft draping material for garments, scarves and wraps.  Includes silk dyeing.  $5 materials fee to cover dyes and resists.

 

Felting Group -“North-West Felters”:  with Diana Booth   &  Susan Johnson.  Meet every 4 weeks (10 – 3pm)  $12 attendance fee.    A sharing and learning group – bring your project along.    Enquiries:   samovar@westnet.com.au – Resuming Thursday 23rd February, 2017.

 

Social Spinning Group – meets fortnightly – bring your wheel and join us. (10 am till 2:30)  $2 attendance fee. Resumes 2nd February 2017

 

Social Weaving  Group– meets monthly on  the last Friday of each month.  Resuming in February.    Email for information.

 

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122 Annangrove Rd, Annangrove ,

NSW, 2156. Australia

 

Phone  02 9654-1069               Email:  woolfarm@bigpond.com

ABN 56 115 715 602

 

 

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