Macrame Workshop CANCELLED - LOW NUMBERS (UC09U33F)
Learn the skills you need to get started on your first Macrame project.
When? Saturday, 10:00am - 1:00pm from 22nd June 2019 until 22nd June 2019 for 1 weeks.
Where? The course is held in Uckfield College, Downsview Crescent, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3DJ.
How much does it cost? The full fee is £39.00.
How to enrol? Contact the ACRES office on 01825 761820 and staff will be pleased to help you.
Course overview This course aims to be a great introduction to the easy and affordable craft of Macrame. You will learn about what yarns to use and how to tie the most common knots used in Macrame.
During the course
What you already need to know This workshop is for all abilities, including beginners who have no experience of Macrame.
What you will learn You will learn:
about the tools and cords used in Macrame
about the knotting cord
how to attach your cords to a dowel, rod, ring or even a piece of driftwood
how to tie common Macrame knots such as the half knot, square knot and half hitch knot and its variations
How to create a small wall hanging or begin on a project of your choice
How you will learn it In a fun and relaxed atmosphere. The tutor will demonstrate each knot to the group and one to one when necessary. You will be supported, encouraged and able to learn at your own pace.
What do I need to bring to the first session? All the materials will be provided during the workshop.
Please bring an A4 clipboard or a macrame board to hold your work in and take it home.
How much extra study or practice is involved? This is a one-off workshop so there will be no homework! Penny does hope however that you will use your new found macrame skills to create lots of brilliant macrame items for your home.
What do previous students say? This is a new course for ACRES.
What can I learn next?
What are the next steps within this subject with ACRES? This tutor will also be offering workshops for Beading jewellery, carrier bead bracelets and beaded Christmas Tree decorations. Please check our brochure and website for further details.
Acres offer many different Arts and Craft courses including felting, crochet, paper craft and screen printing. Please check our brochure and website for further details
What are the future steps beyond ACRES? To find out about other courses that might extend your skills and knowledge go to https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/advice/courses/Pages/default.aspx
How can I get further information about these? Please visit our website at www.acreslearning.org.uk, see our brochure, or alternatively contact a member of the team on 01825 761820.