Todholm Primary School Outreach

During March 2018 we worked with Todholm Primary School in Paisley delivering a talk and handling kit sessions with two Primary 3 classes, followed by 4 sessions of stitching workshops,  For the younger children we used hessian, tapestry wool and plastic needles to stitch a bobbin outline, and then and then let them add their…

Kilbarchan Primary School Participate in our Schools Outreach

During November and early December 2017 we have been working with two primary 7 classes at Kilbarchan Primary Schools.  Both classes have been looking at the rise of the thread industry in Paisley during the term, and we went along with our handling box followed by 4 stitching workshops,  where pupils were asked to create…

Bushes Primary School – February 2017

Family of Threads – News Bushes Primary School – February 2017 As part of our exciting new community outreach programme, supported by Heritage Lottery Funding (‘Stories, Stones and Bones’), two of our volunteers recently paid a visit to Bushes Primary School in Paisley, to participate in their Design Day. We took along a selection of…