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Traditional crafts vacation in Scotland

Traditional crafts vacation in Scotland

Award winning craft holidays in the Highlands of Scotland
From 895 to 1,045 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 20 May, 4 Aug
Scotland traditional crafts vacation, dye to hand spin

Scotland traditional crafts vacation, dye to hand spin

Learn to dye and hand spin in the Scottish Highlands
From 895 to 1,050 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 30 Jun
Scotland craft weekends, felt making & natural dyeing

Scotland craft weekends, felt making & natural dyeing

Traditional craft courses in the Scottish Highlands
From 150 2 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 21 Apr, 2 Jun, 4 Aug, 25 Aug, 8 Sep
    Traditional crafts vacation in Scotland
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    Rosie worked tirelessly to make it the perfect vacation, from preparing the fleece, collecting the plants used in the dying, the dying itself, and of course, carding and spinning the wool. She and Alex made delicious, healthy meals and made sure the experience went smoothly. (more)Celia Winkler
    Going through the whole process of watching the sheep being sheared, working with the fleece, gathering plants to dye with, creating amazing colours and then using them to create my felted wall hanging. (more)Kathy Lovatt
    The experience was incredible, better than we imagined. It was magical to work with all the natural materials in such a beautiful setting. Ten out of ten. (more)Robin Lentz
    Scotland craft weekends, felt making & natural dyeing
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    150
    excluding flights
    Memorable parts? The location was superb with amazing views overlooking the glen. We learned fascinating traditional skills, collecting lichens and bracken fronds from the woods and making up a wide range of natural dyes, using open wood fires. We dyed fleeces and fabric, mixing our colours, which were astonishingly vibrant and ready to take on to the next step for spinning or felting. Rosie and her family were very welcoming and gave us wonderful outdoor lunches. Tips? Bring sensible... (more)Annie Hibberd
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