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Sheep to Craft Courses

Artist Carol Wilsonteaches a range of craft techniques using Peak District fleece.  

Needle Felting - Saturday 19 May - Learn how to embellish and sculpt with  wool. Create flowers, an animal or whatever your imagination lets you!

Dye to Drop Spindle - Saturday 23 June - Card Peak District wool with hand carders and drum carders, and learn how to dye carded and uncarded wool.

Sunday 24 June - Spin hand dyed wool using a drop spindle. Create some experimental yarns. Take home a skein of wool and a drop spindle.

All workshops take place at High Lea Hall, New Mills, and run from 10am-4pm.

Courses cost £65 per day (price includes refreshments, lunch and all materials.) Discounts available if you book 3 days or more.

10% discount on course prices for Friends of High Peak Community Arts.

For more information, visit or email Caroline on

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