Archive for the ‘Felting’ Category

Merino, BFL, silk fibres

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

 

Fibres

Fibres

drop spindle

drop spindle

All arrived today.  Loads and loads of colours to choose from – all ideal for spinning and felting

Upcoming Classes & Events

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

 

Upcoming workshops and classes which all take place in the beautiful studio over the shop:

 

Regular Weekly Classes

Tuesday mornings 11.00 – 1.00pm:  knitting with Maria McGann (mariamcgann@gmail.com or 086 222 7884)

Tuesday afternoons 2.00 – 4.00pm:  crochet with Maria McGann (mariamcgann@gmail.com or 086 222 7884)

Wednesday mornings 10.30-12.30pm:  sewing with Dee Harte   (dee@deeharte.com or 087 652 8448)

Wednesday evenings 6.30-8.30pm:  sewing with Dee Harte  (dee@deeharte.com or 087 652 8448)

Thursday evenings 6.30-8.30pm:  knitting class

Workshops & Events

Sunday 22 March 2-5pm: Eastern Region Guild Meet of The Irish Guild of Weavers, Spinners an Dyers

Saturday 28 March: Maria Tapper – Embroidery workshop from 10 to 1pm. (mariakarintapper@gmail.com)

Saturday 28 March:  Maria Tapper – Sewing workshop.  (mariakarintapper@gmail.com)

Saturday, 11 April 10-5pm:  Make a felted top with Niki Collier

Sunday, 12 April 11.00 to 5.00pm: Irish Crochet / Clones Laceworkshop with Maire Treanor

Tuesday, 14 April 11-4pm:  Drawing With Your Sewing Machine with Janet Clare (louise.w.bell@gmail.com)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rosemary at info@theconstantknitter.ie or on 087 996 7197

 

Workshops & Classes for March-April

Thursday, March 5th, 2015
Janet Clare

Janet Clare

 

Upcoming workshops and classes which all take place in the beautiful studio over the shop:

Regular Weekly Classes

Tuesday mornings 11.00 – 1.00pm:  knitting with Maria McGann (mariamcgann@gmail.com or 086 222 7884)

Tuesday afternoons 2.00 – 4.00pm:  crochet with Maria McGann (mariamcgann@gmail.com or 086 222 7884)

Wednesday mornings 10.30-12.30pm:  sewing with Dee Harte   (dee@deeharte.com or 087 652 8448)

Wednesday evenings 6.30-8.30pm:  sewing with Dee Harte  (dee@deeharte.com or 087 652 8448)

Thursday evenings 6.30-8.30pm:  knitting class

Workshops & Events

Saturday 28 March 10-1pm:  Maria Tapper – Creative Embroidery.  (mariakarintapper@gmail.com)

Saturday 28 March:  Maria Tapper – Sewing workshop.  (mariakarintapper@gmail.com)

Sunday, 12 April 11.00 to 5.00pm: Irish Crochet / Clones Laceworkshop with Maire Treanor

Saturday, 11 April 10-5pm:  Make a felted top with Niki Collier

Tuesday, 14 April 11-4pm:  Drawing With Your Sewing Machine with Janet Clare (louise.w.bell@gmail.com)

 

 

 

Rosemary at info@theconstantknitter.ie or on 087 996 7197

Great stocking fillers!

Friday, December 19th, 2014
Stocking fillers

Stocking fillers

stocking fillers for knitters

stocking fillers for knitters

Great stocking fillers for knitters, sewers, embroiderers………..  Open till 8.30 this evening

 

Amy Detjen & Liaidain de Buitleir

Sunday, June 1st, 2014

Amy Detjen Group with Liaidain de Buitleir

Amy Detjen Group with Liaidain de Buitleir

This Group from the US, travelling with Amy Detjen, had a wonderful morning playing with felt with the incomporable Liaidain de Buitleir.

Galway Cheviot felting/spinning fibres

Friday, May 30th, 2014
Galway Cheviot fibres

Galway Cheviot fibres

These brand new colours in Galway Cheviot arrived yesterday.  This fibre is ideal for making bags, slippers etc.

Merino wool tops with tussah silk

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014
Dyed merino wool tops + Tussah silk

Dyed merino wool tops + Tussah silk

Perfect for hand felting, hand spinning and many other uses, these beauties area a combination of dyed merino wool tops (70%) and tussah silk (30%) to create a rainbow blend with a silky sheen

Felting & Spinning Fibres

Thursday, March 20th, 2014
Felting Fibres

Felting Fibres

Just a fraction of the new felting fibres in today including merino, Blue Faced Leicester etc

Feltmaking classes on Wednesday evenings

Friday, September 13th, 2013

Feltmaking class

Feltmaking class

Feltmaking classes have been re-scheduled from Thursday mornings to Wednesday evenings at 6.30.  Contact Holly on 085 145 2288 for details.

Feltmaking with Holly Angle

Sunday, August 11th, 2013
Feltmaking classes with Holly Angle

Feltmaking classes with Holly Angle

Holly Angle is back with her feltmaking classes on Thursday mornings from 10.30 to 1pm.   We have some beautiful samples in the shop of what will be made in class.    Contact Holly on 085 1452 288 for information or to book