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Learn to spin wool in the Highlands

Learn to spin wool in the Highlands

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hello my name is Andi Neate and I have been spinning and working with wool for over 30yrs. For the last seven I have been living in the Falkland Islands running a 26'000 acre Merino sheep farm and working as a wool grader for 6000 sheep. Having been bought up in Wester Ross, I have now returned and set up the Prickly Fish Co, spinning, weaving dyeing woollen scarves from 100% merino and locally…
Andi
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What we’ll do

I am offering you a hands on, fun, taster session on how to spin wool on an old fashioned wheel, using locally sourced fleece. If the weather is good we can sit outside in my croft house garden surrounded by stunning scenery, just off the North Coast 500 route. When you arrive I will invite you to come and meet my small flock of friendly sheep where we can start the journey from sheep to…

What else you should know

This experience will be held in my home and I have 3 collies, sheep and hens. Please let me know if you intend to bring a dog. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
I will supply tea, coffee and homemade biscuits, please let me know if you have special dietry needs?

What to bring

Please bring indoor shoes with you.
Andi
workshop
₹3,691 per person
₹3,691 per person