Rag Rugging Workshop

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Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Event Summary

Join textile expert Morag Platt for a workshop on rag rugging. Rag work used to be common in rural, mining and fishing communities where every scrap of fabric had to be reused in some way. This traditional craft involves hooking or prodding strips of fabric into a mesh (usually hessian) base, and can be used to recycle textiles into rugs, wall-hangings, bags, cushion covers, pictures and many other household objects.

This session will show examples of rag work items and introduce the basic techniques. You will start your own piece of rug which you can then take home and finish. All materials and equipment will be provided. Refreshments provided.

Come along, learn a new skill and have some fun!

Booking information
Booking is required as spaces are limited. Please book via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rag-rugging-workshop-tickets-66481854015?utm_campaign=new_event_email&utm_medium=email&utm_source=eb_email&utm_term=viewmyevent_button

Full price: £25

Greener Kirkcaldy members/volunteers: £22.50

Concessions*: £20

*Students (full time), Senior Citizens (65+), eligible benefits (Income Support, Working Tax Credit, Income based Jobseeker’s Allowance, Income based Employment and Support Allowance, Housing Benefit and Universal Credit). Proof of eligibility may be requested when booking, or on arrival at event.

If you wish to book using a Greener Kirkcaldy Gift Voucher, please call us on 01592 858458.

If you have any problems booking, or any questions, please phone 01592 858458 or email info@greenerkirkcaldy.org.uk.

Price: Full price: £25 (concessions available)

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Greener Kirkcaldy
8 East Fergus Place

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