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Rag Rugging Workshop

Minimum number of members

2

Maximum number of members

6

Equipment

Rag rugging tool, scissors, and material gauge.

Materials

Hessian sacks and rags

Cost

Free

Location

Inside workshop

Length of workshop

1-1.5 hours

Workshop description

This workshop will introduce the basic technique for turning old rags into fabulous new rugs. A variety of effects and different designs can be achieved.

Workshop aims

By the end of the workshop members will:

-        have learnt how to use the material gauge to cut strips of material to the correct size,

-        have learnt how to use the rag rugging tool,

-        practise threading strips of material into the hessian with the rag rugging tool,

-        learn how finish off the rugs ready for selling on our stalls.

Other information

If you would like to work on your rugs at home we can lend you the materials to do so, provided that you bring it back for us to see!

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