Textiles at The Weir - Art Workshop in Abergavenny

Welcome / Croeso

Come and visit a beautiful area of Monmouthshire and learn a new skill in a cosy, country workshop. Textiles at The Weir is a studio based at a working small holding on the outskirts of Llanddewi Rhydderch, a small village just outside the market town of Abergavenny. 

We provide a variety of textile based day courses including hand and machine embroidery, felting, embellishing, fabric painting and printing. 

Our courses cater for all abilities from total beginners to the more experienced people looking for new challenges and techniques. 

All courses are taught in small groups up to six with lots of opportunities for one-to-one tuition. The aim is for everyone to produce piece of work by the end of the day.

Sep
1
to Dec 31

Journeys - Ongoing - Mondays - Every Other Week

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An informal group session where everyone can develop and work on individual projects but also learn a variety of techniques and skills under the guidance of the tutor. All my materials, threads and equipment are available for your use during the sessions.

This class runs on an informal basis. If you wish to attend, please confirm by using the contact information below.

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Nov
15
11:00 AM11:00

Handmade Christmas

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Handmade Christmas

Come and have fun!

Surprise family and friends by making your own festive decorations and cards or design and make unique Christmas stockings for all your family.

Bookings

All courses will run from l0am- 4pm with complimentary refreshments throughout the day and lunch will be provided. We are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirements just let us know your requirements when booking.

The cost of each course is £70 per person, which will include basic material requirements for the activity.

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Nov
16
11:00 AM11:00

Handmade Christmas

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Handmade Christmas

Come and have fun!

Surprise family and friends by making your own festive decorations and cards or design and make unique Christmas stockings for all your family.

Bookings

All courses will run from l0am- 4pm with complimentary refreshments throughout the day and lunch will be provided. We are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirements just let us know your requirements when booking.

The cost of each course is £70 per person, which will include basic material requirements for the activity.

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Nov
29
11:00 AM11:00

Christmas Open Studio

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Christmas Open Studio

A chance to do your Christmas shopping in my rural studio at Llanddewi Rhydderch, while enjoying a glass of mulled wine and mince pies! Browse textile landscapes and Gwlan Y Fenni products which make ideal, unique presents for friends and family.

Bookings

All courses will run from l0am- 4pm with complimentary refreshments throughout the day and lunch will be provided. We are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirements just let us know your requirements when booking.

The cost of each course is £70 per person, which will include basic material requirements for the activity.

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Nov
30
11:00 AM11:00

Christmas Open Studio

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Christmas Open Studio

A chance to do your Christmas shopping in my rural studio at Llanddewi Rhydderch, while enjoying a glass of mulled wine and mince pies! Browse textile landscapes and Gwlan Y Fenni products which make ideal, unique presents for friends and family.

Bookings

All courses will run from l0am- 4pm with complimentary refreshments throughout the day and lunch will be provided. We are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirements just let us know your requirements when booking.

The cost of each course is £70 per person, which will include basic material requirements for the activity.

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Dec
1
11:00 AM11:00

Christmas Open Studio

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Christmas Open Studio

A chance to do your Christmas shopping in my rural studio at Llanddewi Rhydderch, while enjoying a glass of mulled wine and mince pies! Browse textile landscapes and Gwlan Y Fenni products which make ideal, unique presents for friends and family.

Bookings

All courses will run from l0am- 4pm with complimentary refreshments throughout the day and lunch will be provided. We are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirements just let us know your requirements when booking.

The cost of each course is £70 per person, which will include basic material requirements for the activity.

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Sep
28
10:00 AM10:00

Layered Landscapes

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LAYERED
LANDSCAPES

Using my resources or your own photographs or pictures as inspiration, you will be guided to create a beautiful textile landscape using a range of fabrics, threads and embellishment.You will use machine felting and may also learn various hand and machine techniques.

Bookings

All courses will run from l0am- 4pm with complimentary refreshments throughout the day and lunch will be provided. We are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirements just let us know your requirements when booking.

The cost of each course is £70 per person, which will include basic material requirements for the activity.

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Sep
27
10:00 AM10:00

Layered Landscapes

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LAYERED
LANDSCAPES

Using my resources or your own photographs or pictures as inspiration, you will be guided to create a beautiful textile landscape using a range of fabrics, threads and embellishment.You will use machine felting and may also learn various hand and machine techniques.

Bookings

All courses will run from l0am- 4pm with complimentary refreshments throughout the day and lunch will be provided. We are more than happy to cater for any special dietary requirements just let us know your requirements when booking.

The cost of each course is £70 per person, which will include basic material requirements for the activity.

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Dec
2
11:00 AM11:00

Christmas Open Studio

Christmas Open Studio

30th November
1st / 2nd December

A chance to do your Christmas shopping in my rural studio at Llanddewi Rhydderch, while enjoying a glass of mulled wine and mince pie!

Browse textile landscapes and Gwlan Y  Fenni products which make ideal, unique presents for friends and family

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Dec
1
11:00 AM11:00

Christmas Open Studio

Christmas Open Studio

30th November
1st / 2nd December

A chance to do your Christmas shopping in my rural studio at Llanddewi Rhydderch, while enjoying a glass of mulled wine and mince pie!

Browse textile landscapes and Gwlan Y  Fenni products which make ideal, unique presents for friends and family

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Nov
30
11:00 AM11:00

Christmas Open Studio

Christmas Open Studio

30th November
1st / 2nd December

A chance to do your Christmas shopping in my rural studio at Llanddewi Rhydderch, while enjoying a glass of mulled wine and mince pie!

Browse textile landscapes and Gwlan Y  Fenni products which make ideal, unique presents for friends and family

View Event →
Layered Landscapes
Sep
29
10:00 AM10:00

Layered Landscapes

Using my resources or your own photographs or pictures as inspiration, you will create a beautiful textile landscape using a range of fabrics, threads and embellishment. You will also learn various hand and machine techniques

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Summer Holidays
May
12
10:00 AM10:00

Summer Holidays

Create unique postcards which can actually be sent through the post!

Using my resources or your own photographs as inspiration, you will develop a beautiful textile postcard using a range of fabrics, threads, embellishment and painting and various hand and machine techniques

 

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Summer Holidays
May
11
10:00 AM10:00

Summer Holidays

Create unique postcards which can actually be sent through the post!

Using my resources or your own photographs as inspiration, you will develop a beautiful textile postcard using a range of fabrics, threads, embellishment and painting and various hand and machine techniques

 

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Dec
3
11:00 AM11:00

Christmas Open Studio

Christmas Open Studio

1st / 2nd / 3rd December

A chance to do your Christmas shopping in my rural studio at Llanddewi Rhydderch, while enjoying a glass of mulled wine and mince pie!

Browse textile landscapes and Gwlan Y  Fenni products which make ideal, unique presents for friends and family

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Dec
2
11:00 AM11:00

Christmas Open Studio

Christmas Open Studio

1st / 2nd / 3rd December

A chance to do your Christmas shopping in my rural studio at Llanddewi Rhydderch, while enjoying a glass of mulled wine and mince pie!

Browse textile landscapes and Gwlan Y  Fenni products which make ideal, unique presents for friends and family

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