Rag rugging

Lantern Centre, Ilfracombe

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at complete beginners and those that have some knowledge of rag rugging, who would like to work in a small friendly group.

Course content

During the day, you will gain an understanding of how to recycle old clothes and bits of fabric, to create a small sampler rag rug/hanging using a latch hook.

Support and feedback

The tutor will provide full support and advice throughout the course along with practical demonstrations.

Additional costs and requirements

If you have any pieces of fabric or old clothes that you would like to include in your sample rug, please bring these along on the day.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

There is no requirement to undertake any additional work in your own time

About the tutor

Colette Olah works as a tutor for Learn Devon and delivers a variety of Art and Craft courses. She also teaches Computer and Employability Skills to jobseekers in Barnstaple. She is a qualified Art and Design teacher who has worked in both mainstream and SEN education. She has also delivered Independent Life Skills to adults with learning difficulties and taught art and drawing skills in Adult Education classes in Worcestershire.

Prior to gaining her PGCE, Colette worked In Arts Development for Wolverhampton C.C, devising Arts initiatives across the city that were accessible to all sections of the community. She believes that art is for everyone and aims to create a relaxed and enjoyable environment for all participants.

Start date12 March 2020
End date12 March 2020
Start time10:00
End time15:30
Concessions not available