Washed Up Wool

Workshops on wet felting, knitting and felting

More workshops coming soon!


Or email me at ruth@washedupwool.co.uk to set one up



Previous workshops

Knitting Workshop now  18 July 2017


Same venue, same booking process. Please see the entry below for details on how to book.

Be inspired and create.

20th June Knitting Workshop: Oakapple Art Studio Northamptonshire

Knitting goes Wild! I am running a knitting workshop on Saturday 20th June at Oakapple Art Studio,  If you have seen trees, buses , bicycles  and many other things adorned with knitting over the last few years this workshop is for you to be inspired and create.....on a smaller scale! Its suitable for beginner knitters upwards and materials  are provided.  Bookings are through Oakapple Art Studio janette.gaggini@btinternet.com www.oakappleart.co.uk

 28 February - 12 April: Ferrers Gallery , Leicestershire

I am exhibiting with a group of Emerge members of the Design Factory. The exhibition is titled "Emerge, Home Grown British Talent"

In the grounds of the Staunton Harold Estate near Ashby de la Zouche, The Ferrers Gallery is open Tuesday to Sunday and all bank holidays, 11am - 5pm.There's a garden centre and cafe at the same site as the gallery, all within a section of the National Forest, so its a lovely place to visit.

More information at: www.ferrersgallery.co.uk

 Craft Hobby & Stitch International

Visiting the Craft Hobby & Stich International exhibition at the NEC on Sunday 15 February. This is me visiting the Woolyknits stand with the Rainbow bag I designed which is available as a kit from Woolyknits

 Lamport Arts Festival

I will be exhibiting with The Northants Guild of Designer Craftsmen at Lamport Arts Festival  at Lamport Hall between the 21st  and 28th of June.

Open: 10am - 4pm.

 Saturday April 5: Easter, Eggs and Felt

10.AM - 1.00PM

Small Easter Gifts and decorations able to be completed during the course - suitable for the inexperienced knitter through to the more experienced. during the course, different techniques will be demonstrated including knitting in the round and magic loop and lots of discussion about how to felt your work. Materials included in workshop fee.

Tudor Rose Patchwork
Unit 1, Oakley Park
Station Road
MK43 7RB

01234 824983

 I have some new work in the site gallery and this is on show at Belfry Arts Centre Overstrand North Norfolk, from 23rd August

I'm in Harold Odell Country Park next on August 19th 

Date: 9th November

Venue: The Tudor Rose, Oakley, Bedforshire

Knit some Festive Felt

Knitting and felting is ideal for making original Christmas gifts and decorations. Lots of ideas for smaller gifts using knititng techniques from beginners level upwards.

Contact The Tudor Rose to book a place


Phone: 01234 824983

This is me when  I was  artist in Residence at Harold Country Park, I love knitting because you can take it anywhere!