The Cabin

The cabin enjoys outstanding views and wonderful natural light.   It is fully equipped with everything necessary for sewing and is WIFI enabled.  In the winter months the cabin is cozy with a gas stove for warmth and has a kitchentte with a boiling water tap where drinks can be prepared at will.

The cabin is suitable for groups of four or less.
We offer a range of workshop and retreat options here at our home in the beautiful Carmarthenshire countryside.  We are located just north of the Town of Llandeilo on the western end of the Brecon Beacons and the site is easily accessed from the main road.

Workshops and Retreats
The Gallery

The Gallery is suitable for groups of six or less and enjoys central heating in the winter and benefits from a beautiful view and good natural light.  The gallery is also WIFI enabled
The Ash Barn

The Ash Barn is a fully equipped multi media training suite - it is WIFI enabled and is suitable for up to 14 people.  This is a great chill out space for those on retreat and is a warm and cozy space in the winter.  It also benefits from views across the countryside and the mushroom field
The Grounds

We enjoy a beautiful and secluded position here and you are free to wander and enjoy the private grounds and the spectacular views while you are with us.  Visit the Welly Library and let your feet take a short tour during a break.  Dangle in the hammock by the pond or chill out on the deck and enjoy the scenery.  Picnic in the mushroom field or on the deck or frolic in the field (dogs can be loaned).


Accommodation
At present we are unable to offer accommodation - but there is a great abundance of accommodation to suit every pocket in the area both in Llangadog and Llandeilo (both a ten minute car ride away)  Trip Advisor,  Air BnB and Booking.com are very helpful in this regard.


PLEASE CONTACT kateprotherodavies@yahoo.com
for availablity of the facilities for your Group Workshop or Retreats


Free Parking
There is secure gated off road parking available for over 15 vehicles

Silk Ribbon Workshops for Pre-Formed Groups

If you have a group of friends who wish to enjoy a  workshop - you can contact us and we can arrange to hold your workshop when it is convenient for you.   We can also design the workshop around your requirements and wishes.

£50 per person per day (min. 4 persons) -  including lunch, materials and the use of all  facilities.
Retreats

Book the use of the facilities only for a group of your friends to enjoy crafting in the beautiful Carmarthenshire countryside.

£100 per day for use of the Gallery / Ash Barn and grounds

Lunch can be arranged for £6.50 per person
Winter 2017 Workshop Schedule

Tuesday 14th November 2017
Silk Ribbon Embroidery Roses and Daisies

£60 per person

This workshop will begin at 10am and run until 3.30pm.

We will concentrate the techniques necessary to render roses and daisies in silk ribbon.  The various stitches required will be covered.as will colouring methodology.

All materials and lunch will be included - students should bring their own embroidery hoops, stands and equipment if possible.



Tuesday 21st November 2017
Silk Ribbon Embroidery - Basic Stitches

SOLD OUT

This workshop will begin at 10am and run until 3.30pm.

We will concentrate on basic silk ribbon stitches and techniques.

All materials and lunch will be included - students should bring their own embroidery hoops, stands and equipment if possible.
Tuesday 28th November 2017
Silk Ribbon Embroidery - Heirloom Pin Cushions

£60 per person

This workshop will begin at 10am and run until 3.30pm.

We will spend the day working on the techniques necessary to make an heirloom pin cushion and begin work.

All materials and lunch will be included - students should bring their own embroidery hoops, stands and equipment if possible.
Tuesday 5th December 2017
Silk Ribbon Embroidery Roses and Daisies

£60 per person

This workshop will begin at 10am and run until 3.30pm.

We will concentrate the techniques necessary to render roses and daisies in silk ribbon.  The various stitches required will be covered.as will colouring methodology.

All materials and lunch will be included - students should bring their own embroidery hoops, stands and equipment if possible.



Example four day Workshop/Retreat for Six friends (excluding accommodation)

Day 1 - Silk Ribbon Workshop (basic stitches) - including lunch, tuition and materials.
Day 2 - Visiting national botanic garden of Wales, photographing flowers.
Day 3 - Silk Ribbon Workshop - using photographs and learning the techniques of emulation with silk ribbon.
Day 4 - Retreat sewing day in the Gallery (untutored) - including lunch

£132 per person