Rag Rugging. The green scene.
Rag Rugging has come back into fashion and the talk shows the various methods used. Make do and mend is now part of the modern view of recycling as much as we can.
Proddy, hooking, toothbrush, and punch hooking all explained with slides. And examples to view.
A Day in the Life of a Dry Stone Waller
Power point presentation, plus Q and A, booklets, brochures, pamphlets, tools,and stone types relating to the Craft of DSW and the Dry Stone Walling Assn of GB.
The Odd Chair
No slides or photographs but a wealth of chair seat patterns and pieces to catch the eye with a history of his craft interspersed with observations and anecdotes. Together with the traditional rush matting and cane smithing an abundance of wool and garden waste will produce balls, bangles, wreaths, chains and knots with the occasional whistle thrown in. A brief encounter with the craft worker with a tale to tell.