Rag Rug Making Courses

Try a vintage recycling technique

Make a small sampler using the shaggy rag rug technique. Rag rug taster session with Jenni 12.30-1.30 on June 12th in the Georgian Stables – £10 for kit to make a sample (book only through…

Cost: £10 for a kit.
Duration: one hour
Venue: HR8 2LY : Hellens Garden Festival, Hellens Manor, Much Marcle,…
Next Date: 12/06/2022
Learn two traditional recycling techniques

Try 2 techniques or focus on one to make a sampler or start a seat mat or rug. Progging produces a shaggy effect and hooking can be used for pictorial detail. In a day you could make a small project.

Cost: £60 includes beverages during the day and a small piece of…
Duration: 10-4
Venue: The Market House, Ross on Wye
Next Date: 22/07/2022
Learn 2 vintage upcycling techniques

Enjoy the traditional craft of rag-rug making. During the workshop Jenni will demonstrate the vintage techniques of hooking and podging strips of fabric through hessian backing to make rugs, wall…

Cost: £50 per person(members £40) includes a certificate of…
Duration: one day 10-4
Venue: Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley, DY1 4SQ
Next Date: 02/07/2022
Rag rug day in Herefordshire village hall

Learn two vintage rag rug techniques and make a sampler or start a project like a seat mat or rag rug. Progging gives a shaggy finish when small pieces of fabric are pushed or pulled through a…

Cost: £60 includes beverages during the day and a small piece of…
Duration: one day 10-4
Venue: Leysters and Middleton Village Hall, Leysters, HR6 0HP
Next Date: 28/05/2022
Hear the story and have a go

Talk: ‘Create Beautiful Rugs from Rags’ and hands-on demo for Bockleton W.I. Jenni will talk about the story of rag rug making and how she got hooked. Hooking and Progging will be demonstrated…

Cost: Visitors: £4 includes refreshments
Duration: about 45 minutes from 8pm
Venue: Bockleton Parish Hall WR15 8PX