An introduction to fleece craft for complete beginners and alpaca addicts
Please note we are unable to take bookings over the phone.
The small print…
Voucher redemption: Booking required following receipt of your voucher.
Booking can only be done through our online booking system, we are unable to take bookings over the phone.
Cancellation : Minimum 48 hours (working days) notice from selected date.
No Shows: Failure to cancel bookings which result in a no show will mean the booking is lost and no refund can be given.
During the craft activities you will handle a range of fibres, including alpaca and wool. This course is not recommended for those with sensitivities to these fibres.
Fibres can adhere to clothing during the craft activities, we recommend you wear lighter colours and clothes that brush down easily.
A fun day set within our 110 acre farm filled with craft based activities. You will experience the art of wet felting, spinning, needle felting and weaving.
For each of the techniques you will discover a little of the background and have the opportunity to try your hand at making some fleecy items to take home.
£70 per person
Things to bring
All materials required for the craft activities
A tasty two course lunch plus unlimited hot and cold drinks throughout the day (please inform of any special dietary needs when booking)
Your crafted items to take home with you
Number On Workshop
Maximum 10 people
Please note: This workshop is for over 16s only
Charnwood Forest Alpacas, Scamhazel Farm, Ashby Road, Boundary, Swadlincote, Leicestershire, DE11 7BA.
NB. If you follow your Sat nav it will tell you we are on the opposite side of the road so please look for our sign which is placed at the entrance to our farm. For full directions go to our directions page.
9.45am: Arrival & sign in
10:00am: Introduction & craft activities
12.00pm: Lunch & "meet the alpacas" opportunity
1.00pm: Craft activities
Our next available dates
Workshop availability for the next two months is shown below on our booking calendar. To check the dates press BOOK NOW and the calendar will appear.
We release further dates at the end of each month...
How to Book
Please book through our online booking system below
Select the “book now” button below and follow the instructions.
If you have a prepaid voucher select the “redeem” button below and follow the instructions.