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Knitting Workshop with Esther Rutter

Knitting Workshop with Esther Rutter

05 April 2018 10:04 - 05 April 2018

Fancy learning a new skill?

Knitting has been a major part of life in the East Neuk for centuries and is now seeing a fabulous revival! Come along to this fantastic child-friendly workshop with Esther Rutter who’ll teaching us more about knitting and how to make our own chunky wrist warmers and phone cosies! All materials provided, just bring yourself.

Esther was previously the Learning Manager for the Wordsworth Trust and the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum. She is now a Fife-based freelance workshop leader and writer specialising in knitting. Her book on the knitting history of the British Isles, This Golden Fleece, is due for publication in 2019.

Thurs. 5th April
Suitable for ages 8-14
Donations welcome on the day
Spaces extremely limited so booking essential
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Gin & Gyotaku

Gin & Gyotaku

05 April 2018 7:04 - 05 April 2018

After hours creativity…

Explore your creative side by learning the ancient Japanese art of fish printing. We provide all the materials (including the fish) in our easy to follow, step-by-step, workshop. Afterwards, celebrate your achievement and enjoy our gin mixer.

There is a £5.00 charge for this event which covers all your supplies as well as the gin.

Space is limited, so early booking is recommended. Attendees must be aged 18 or over to attend.

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The Scottish Fisheries Museum Trust Ltd
St Ayles, Harbourhead, Anstruther, Fife KY10 3AB
Tel (within UK): 01333 310628
Tel (from outside UK): +44 1333 310628
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