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Open Workshops

Open Workshops

Four classes for the New Year and Beyond

Booking Now

All classes: Tea/coffee available but bring packed lunch. Numbers are limited so booking is essential.

For more details see below

To book, phone RagTag on 01471 822043, email:
or check


Creative Writing with Gill Terry.

Tuesdays, starting Jan 15th 2019, at RagTag Broadford. 100am - 3pm.

All welcome. No experience necessary. Pens and paper provided - or bring your own.

Eight sessions initially, with the option of continuing if there is demand.

£8 per day or £55 for all 8 sessions if paid in advance.

Booklets and Journals

Booklets and Journals with Julie Phillips.

8 sessions: Mondays, Jan 14th, 21st and 28th, Feb 11th, 18th and 25th. 10.30am - 3.00pm, at RagTag Broadford

These special handmade art books make lovely keepsakes and are great for showing friends or family, or even keeping for yourself.

Bring personal mementos - of fabric, paper, old tickets etc. No experience needed. If possible bring enthusiasm, an apron and ruler.

£8 per session or £40 for all 6 sessions if paid in advance.


Wildlife on Our Doorstep with Steve Terry.

Two full days on Sat 13th and Sun 14th April 2019, then one half day per month from May to September to record the changes through the seasons at RagTag Broadford.

Explore the RagTag garden and surrounding areas to discover, photograph and identify plants and animals living there. All welcome - no experience necessary. There will be a mixture of indoor and outdoor activity.

£20 for the 2 days, plus £5 for each half day session or £40 total if paid in advance.

Make your own clothes

Make Your Own Clothes with Sarah Berry.

At Tigh na Drochaid, Portree. 6 Mondays from 4 March to 8 April, 10am - 3pm.

Learn how to make simple and endlessly adaptable wardrobe basics. Learn cutting from basic patterns, using basic stitches on a sewing machine and choosing suitable fabric types. All welcome. No experience necessary.

If you have a sewing machine you're welcome to bring it - otherwise one will be available. Either bring your own choice of fabric - at least 2 metres - or choose from our selection.

£8 per day'session or £40 for all 6 sessions if paid in advance.