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Loom Weaving Workshop With Wool Couture

Loom Weaving Workshop With Wool Couture

Contact

Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Address

West Bretton,
Wakefield,
West Yorkshire,
WF4 4LG

Events at this Venue

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Sat 22 Jun - Sun 5 Jan David Smith: Sculpture 1932 - 1965
Sat 22 Jun - Sun 29 Sep Yorkshire Sculpture International 2019
Sat 13 Jul - Sun 3 Nov Ruth Ewan & Oscar Murillo

Details

In this fun and interactive workshop, the founder and director of Wool Couture, Claire Gelder, will teach you the basics of weaving to enable you to create your very own wall hanging. There will be a range of different yarns and wools available for you to try and you will have the option to choose from a large or small rectangular loom. You will also learn how to make special effects with their epic extreme yarn. Take your weaving loom home and us the skills you have learnt to create more woven wonders.

To help you choose your loom
Large weaving loom (28cm x 39cm) £60.00
Small weaving loom (16cm x 21cm) £35.00
All of the looms are laser cut and hand finished with strong 6mm FSC certified wood.

Further details
– Tickets are non-refundable
– Suitable for adults
– Refreshments on arrival, a buffet lunch and parking are included
– This event has limited capacity for wheelchair access. It is important to contact YSP to discuss your access needs prior to booking
– Materials and tools provided

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic siteRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 14 Sep 2019

Prices

£35

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Location

Directions

See location of Yorkshire Sculpture Park on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 282130  Lat: 53.61278 Long: -1.57521

By Road:
From Wakefield City Centre: Take the A637 from Wakefield. Proceed through West Bretton village. At the next roundabout turn right and follow the road through to the YSP car park.

From Motorway North/South: Exit the M1 at Junc 38. Take the A637 and follow the YSP brown heritage signs for 1 mile. At the next roundabout turn left and follow the road through to the YSP car park.

From Motorway East/West: Leave the M62 at Junc 29 and take the M1 South towards Wakefield. Exit the M1 at Junc 38 and take the A637. Follow the YSP brown heritage signs for 1 mile. At the next roundabout turn left and follow the road through to the YSP car park.

By Public Transport:
Nearest Railway Station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station (5 miles)
Nearest Bus Station: Wakefield Bus Station (5 miles)
Bus Route: Tate Travel Service No. 96 goes into the grounds of the YSP.

Parking charges apply.
Motorcycles are free – please donate.
Coaches – please report to the Information Desk on arrival.
Parking charges apply to all visitors including blue-badge holders.

Parking: with charge

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted