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Craft Courses and Workshops - 2022

Course Dates for 2022

Learn how to hand dye using traditional natural dyes.

  • Protein Fibres - animal fibres such as sheep wool, yak, alpaca etc.)
  • Cellulose Fibres - cellulose or plant fibres such as cotton, hemp, linen etc.

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The craft courses are a hands on learning experience using ancient dyes such as Madder, Weld, and Cochineal, to name a few, in their natural form as well as extract. These craft courses are suitable for complete beginners and those that have a little experience. They are the foundation blocks of good practice for you to build and develop your own natural dye journey.

These natural dyeing craft courses have one Tutor and a maximum number of six students in the purpose designed FelinFach Dye Studio. Spaces are limited to ensure you receive as much guidance as you need.

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If the dates below do not suit your requirements, please contact us by email and we will try to amend, or add to the dates shown below, if at all possible.

 Dates
2022
Time Natural Dyeing
Craft Courses
No. of
Days
5 - 6
Mar
10am to
4pm
Hand Dyeing - Natural Dyeing Protein and Cellulose Fibres Combined 2
19
Mar
10am to
4pm
Cellulose Fibres 1

Apr

13
Apr
10am to 4pm Protein Fibres 1
16
Apr
10am to 4pm Cellulose Fibres 1
20 - 21
Apr
10am to 4pm Protein and Cellulose Fibres Combined 2
30
Apr
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1

May

7
May
10am to 4pm Protein Fibres 1
11
May
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
21 - 22
May
10am to 4pm Protein and Cellulose Fibres Combined 2
18
May
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
25
May
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1
28
May
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day

Jun

1
Jun
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1
8
June
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
11
Jun
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Cellulose Fibres 1

15
Jun

9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
18 - 19
Jun
10am to 4pm Protein and Cellulose Fibres Combined 2
25
Jun
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day

Jul

7
Jul
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
9 July 10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1
14
Jul
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
27
Jul
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Cellulose Fibres 1
27 - 28
Jul
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing - Protein and Cellulose Fibres Combined 2
30
Jul
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1

Aug

3
Aug
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1
10
Aug
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
12 - 13
Aug
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing - Protein and Cellulose Fibres Combined 2
18
Aug
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
17
Aug
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Cellulose Fibres 1
24
Aug
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1
25
Aug
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
27
Aug
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Cellulose Fibres 1

Sep

 

 

 

1
Sep

10am to 4pm

Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres

1

3
Sep
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Cellulose Fibres 1
16
Sep
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
17
Sep
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
24
Sep
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1
25
Sep
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day

Oct

1 - 2
Oct
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing - Protein and Cellulose Fibres Combined 2
6
Oct
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
15
Oct
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1
22
Oct
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Cellulose Fibres

1

26
Oct
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
27
Oct
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
29
Oct
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1

Nov

5
Nov
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Cellulose Fibres 1
12
Nov
10am to 4pm Hand Dyeing Protein Fibres 1
19
Nov
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day
26
Nov
9.30am to 1pm Half Day Taster Course Half Day

Workshop Tutor

All the yarn and scarves for sale on this website have been hand dyed with natural dyes by the Tutor of these craft workshops - Hand Dyed Yarn  - Hand Dyed Scarves. See Feature in The Knitter magazine on hand dyeing and craft workshops in the FelinFach Dye Studio - Click here...

Craft Course Tutor as Featured in the Knitter Magazine

About FelinFach

Welsh Blankets - Hand woven in in Wales in limited numbers Wool Throws - Hand woven in Wales  Craft Courses - Natural Dyeing Gift Cards - By Post or by Email Welsh Tartan Scarves Sheepskin Rugs

Our company, FelinFach Natural Textiles is located in the heart of the Preseli area of Pembrokeshire near to Boncath. We design Welsh blankets and the iconic Welsh Tapestry blankets which are traditionally woven at Welsh mills. We also design and make natural hand dyed yarn, cotton, silk and wool scarves are all available in our yarn store and shop. We also offer Welsh tartansSheepskin Rugs, Gift Cards and tools and books for crafters and knitters - Cocoknits, Laine, Amirisu and Making to name a few! Our candles and soaps, facial and hair products are all hand made. Lastly, craft courses on hand dyeing with 100% natural dyes in the purpose designed FelinFach Dye Studio. We are a proud supporter of the Campaign for Wool, All Things Wales and Global Welsh.

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Last update 17th May 2022