Learn how to turn an old t-shirt into a versatile yarn and create a beautiful, sturdy macramé plant hanger. The yarn can also be used for lots of other craft projects and the macramé knots can be applied to other cord and projects too. You'll learn all the basics you need to create lots of different macramé pieces in the future.
What you need:
Two t-shirts, something to hang your piece on whilst making, a coat hanger and scissors.
See also – class access information below.
Tutor: Kim Searle (Darn It Workshops)
Workshops are run with a relaxed, informal and inclusive atmosphere, letting people go at their own pace, everyone is encouraged to push their own creativity, and most of all have a good time!
Kim studied BA (Hons) Textile Crafts at the University of Huddersfield, specialising in textile printing. She’s also studied weaving, felting, bookbinding, dark room photography and fine art printing at L'Ecole des Beaux Artes at Besancon, The Academy of Design in Kuopio and Leeds University, as well as studying a range of creative techniques on a foundation course at UcCA Canterbury.
Session: Tuesday 28 July, 6pm - 7pm
Book your space for the Online: Darn It! Workshops - Mini Macramé with Hampshire Cultural Trust's Forest Arts Centre, New Milton now!
Class access information
This session will run live via Zoom, an online streaming website. Zoom is an online platform which allows you to talk live to your tutor and classmates via a video or audio call. As this class is live, you will need to be available at the time specified to participate.
To access your session you will need to set up a free Zoom account. You can do this by visiting https://zoom.us/ and clicking ‘Sign up, it’s free’. You will also need access to a device with an internet connection and speakers– a computer, laptop, phone or tablet should do the job. If you would like to be able to talk with your tutor via audio your device will also need a microphone. If you would like to speak with your tutor via video your device will also need a camera.
Prior to the session date our team will be in touch via email. We will confirm the email address you have used to create your Zoom account so we can add you to the session. We will also send you detailed instructions via email to help you log into your online session. We will have a member of our team on standby to assist you with any issues you may have accessing your session. Simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you need help.
Please ensure that there is no offence or inappropriate items in your background, a member of HCT staff will be observing each live session and monitoring overall behaviour. Please take care when moving, please be aware of any hazards such has ornaments that could be knocked over or trip hazards. Please wear comfortable footwear and do not wear socks on slippery surfaces such as laminate floor. Wear comfortable, non-restrictive clothing which is easy to move around in. Follow the teacher’s directions as per the video and be respectful of others in the class. We cannot accept responsibility for any injuries, loss or damage that maybe caused when following the movement. It is the viewers responsibility to look after their own safety and be sensible when moving and the viewer shall take part at his/hers own risk