UPCYCLING AT WESTHOPE COLLEGE, SHROPSHIRE

UPCYCLING AT WESTHOPE COLLEGE, SHROPSHIRE
A vintage technique for shaggy rag rugs

Course Overview

Discover how people recycled their worn clothes to make shaggy mats. The technique is called Progging or Podging in the Black Country, and was done all over the British Isles.
Learn the basic rag rug technique using either your own recycled fabrics or those supplied by your tutor. You could finish a small seat mat on the day or start a rug.

Suitability

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Access Information

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Special Requirements

Bring scissors and maybe some fabrics/clothes to recycle.

Cost

£55

Duration

1 day

Venue

Westhope College, Westhope, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 9JL

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Booking Info

Info@westhope.org.uk or call 01584 861293. Full details on website.

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Testimonials

“"I am a huge fan of Westhope. Just being there can lift my spirits. It is a truly unique place and we are so very lucky to have access to it.” ”
Bridget (Shropshire)