punch needle Wall art Workshop

Sat 20 October

1pm - 3pm 

Anthony Burgess Foundation



Maker: clare locker

Master the principles of a contemporary textile craft with Manchester maker Clare Locker.


Punch needle is a modern take on the ancient craft of rug hooking. It has remerged and gained enormous popularity in recent years and there’s a whole host of modern and exciting applications for this exciting art. 


In this 2 hour workshop, you will learn a how to use a punch needle with a variety of yarn to create your own unique piece of wall art. A range of patterns will be provided or you can choose to punch your own design.


All materials provided, including monks cloth stretched on a wooden frame, punch needle tool, a variety of yarn, patterns.

The workshop is suitable for beginners, no previous experience is necessary.

Recommended for ages 14+


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