Isle of Skye Textile Experience

Textile tour with workshops, talks, visits and stories all about textile and fibre art & crafts on the Isle of Skye.

1 Oct - 9 Oct 2021


Organised by:
Ute Amann-Seidel wildatartscotland.com
Adult £2790 Learn more
Various locations
The Old Mill
Portree and other locations
Isle of Skye
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This 9-day creative experience combines a series of workshops with local makers, talks and tours of textile studios, with exploring the island and learning about its history and heritage. Also included is a luxury boat trip to the nearby Isle of Raasay.

With its wealth of long established as well as new enterprises the Isle of Skye has grown into a textile destination buzzing with creativity.


This unique textile adventure includes:

  • Full-day weaving workshop using hand-dyed wool/silk yarn at Skye Silks
  • Half-day yarn dyeing workshop using local plants at Shilasdair Yarns
  • Full day at Island at the Edge croft including introductory workshop to spinning and wool processing; full croft tour (meet the sheep!)
  • Full day workshop at The Handspinner Having Fun – choose between felting and peg loom weaving
  • Dorset Button making workshop with TJ Frog
  • Luxury day tour by boat

& much more

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