Whats On

Saturday 25th November
The Little Match Girl – My Style Arts Award Takeover Day
11am – 1pm
Pop in to the museum and enjoy FREE entry for children and their accompanying adults. Themed around The Little Match Girl, make your own lantern as you enjoy arts & crafts, be entranced by fabulous story telling and even get your first Arts Award. All this while going around the museum where you can dress up, design carpets and have ago at weaving yourself. Run by Work in Progress as part of My Style Arts Award group.

Wednesday 7th February 2018
Braiding Workshop

Julie Hedges is an expert braider and has been researching the Indian craft of Ply Split Braiding since 1991.  She has developed the technique to produce beautiful jewellery and stunning sculptural pieces.  She will teach you the traditional method of Ply Split Braiding using carpet yarn to create several sample pieces.

All materials provided.

Suitable for beginners or those who would like to learn.

Tea, coffee and biscuits available throughout the day.

To book: email  learning@museumofcarpet.org.uk

or call 01562 69028