“Rag rugging dates back to the eighteenth century and was used until the 1960’s as a method by which to up-cycle fabrics and produce rugs for the home. With a renewed interest in “all things vintage” this craft is beginning to re-emerge as a technique by which to create modern rugs and decorative items for the home eg: cushions, wall hangings etc.
In this workshop you will learn how to design and make a small decorative item for your home using the rag-rugging techniques of prodding and progging.
Skills you will learn:
- What you need for rag rugging
- All the different designs you can do
- The different techniques used
- Prodding and progging!
What you will need:
- Equipment is provided
- You are also invited to bring along to the workshop any fabrics you may wish to up-cycle and use in your work.