From time to time the socks get out and about…….here’s a list of upcoming events

 

2019 – Natural Dyeing Workshops

 

 

A chance to learn how to dye wool yarn into a range of colours using natural materials and simple equipment.

Make a selection of dyes and mordant and dye sample skeins, including techniques for modifying the results. There’ll also be a bit of theory to arm you with the knowledge to experiment yourself with other natural dyes at home.  

Based in deepest West Dorset. 10am – 4pm with lunch, coffees, teas and cake. Cost £80.

Please email girlsownstore@gmail.com or use the contact page for more details or to reserve a place.  Workshops to be arranged on dates throughout the year so please get in touch if you’re interested in learning more about this magical process.

 

Markets and Fairs

 

1st – 2nd November 2019 – Badger’s Velvet Underground Westbound 1st November 1-5pm 2nd November 10am-5pm. Batcombe village hall. Back Ln, Batcombe, Somerset BA4 6HE

 

22nd – 23rd November 2019  – Christmas Fair – Clem’s Fairs Tisbury, Wiltshire. 

 

29th – 30th November – Pop Up Christmas Market, Red Barn Studios @ Hemlock Farm, West Chelborough. Dorset, DT2 0PY. Friday 10am – 8pm Friday, late night opening with fizz, mulled wine and mince pies. Saturday 10am – 4pm. Local resident artists, local makers and produce. Free entry and free parking.