Crafts at Les Landes

where crafts come together

What we do

Spinnning and Fibrecrafts

Courses are held throughout the year.

​Half day or full day (with lunch) workshops are available.

​A maximum of 4 people per class/course for fibre crafts ensures individual tuition.


Beginner Spinner

an introduction to spinning on a wheel and/or drop spindle together with preparation of the fleece (washing, carding, etc). Also learning about the different fleece qualities of various breeds of sheep.


Intermediate Spinner

There is the opportunity to try other fibres such as alpaca, silk, linen or camel or to learn new skills such as different ways of plying.



Learn how to dye fabric



Learn how to Felt on Wet Felting Courses and Needle Felting.

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See our skills and products

we attend many regional events



Find our products at local fairs.



We can produce bespoke items for you



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About us

Les Landes, St Jean des Bois

Situated in the beautiful Basse-Normandie countryside, Les Landes is near the small town of Tinchebray, famous for the historic battle between Henry I of England and his older brother, Robert, the Duke of Normandy. The larger towns of Vire and Flers are about half an hour's drive with opportunities for more shopping and sports facilities.

How much do our Workshops cost?

we can tailor a course to suit your time and experience

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