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Heather Ritchie – (Hooky & Proddy Rug Making)

Possibly our country’s foremost expert, promoting a traditional skill that is easy, therapeutic and creative. Rugs created are true pieces of art and can reflect life’s tales so uniquely.

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October 2017

HOOKY & PRODDY RUG MAKING

October 1st at 18:30 to October 5th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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Design and create a hanging or rug that reflects genuine artistic depth from old clothing & non-furnishing fabrics using this fantastic technique on hessian backing. Bring scissors and some own material if you like. Covers all techniques. Equipment provided to borrow. Novices welcome as it is easy to get started, and can become a worthwhile obsession! Heather Ritchie (North Yorkshire www.highamhall.com/heather-ritchie) Residential: £413 Non-residential: £288

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