2 Hour Starter Session
2 hour Saori weaving session - A great way to start your experience of Saori weaving. Looms are set up ready for you to begin.
Exciting supply of yarns-A "wall of wool", cottons, silks and fancy yarns. Unusual materials, fabrics and a lucky dip box of treasures to incorporate into your weaving.
£25 + materials (£2/oz)
Book a course of 6 x 2 hour sessions that can be completed in a block or over a number of weeks.
Learn more weaving techniques.
Explore "art yarn" making techniques on the bobbin winder.
Make your own warp and dress the loom.
Explore Saori clothes making possibilities.
£120 + materials (£2/oz)
Use the studio, with looms and equipment, as your workshop, by appointment.
Work on your own projects.
Once you have had a starter and at least two follow on sessions and feel confident in using the looms with enough knowledge of technique and processes to independently develop your own work.
This is not an instructional session.
£7 per hour + materials (£2/oz)
Talks, demonstrations and workshops around the UK
The Saori Shed can bring looms, Sakiori fabric cutter and equipment to your group and give a talk, demonstration or workshop in the joyful art of Saori weaving.
Banner workshop. Create your own group Saori banner - great for centres, schools and groups of every kind! Saori looms brought to your group with yarns and materials.
Spinning art yarns
For spinners who can already spin a basic single ply yarn. Develop your skills to create one off 'art yarns' full of texture. Coils, add-ins; fabric, felt, feathers and treasures, boucles and twists, exploration of long haired fleeces. Small groups welcome at the studio with your own wheel or I offer art yarn spinning sessions to groups and guilds. Materials provided.