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Fun & Functional Origami - Jan 2020

Sat 18 Jan 2020

Fun & Functional Origami - Jan 2020

Fun & Functional Origami Learn how to make a variety of folded paper shapes such as: flowers, animals, boxes and bags, that you can use to decorate your home or give as gifts! Saturday 18th January 11:00 - 13:00 Wor.....Read more

Graphgans Corner to Corner Crochet

Sat 01 to Sat 08 Feb 2020 (1 week)

Graphgans Corner to Corner Crochet

Graphgans Corner to Corner Crochet Can you already crochet but are curious to learn a new technique? The graphgan method is used to create illustrative or graphic designs for scarves and blankets. Come along and learn t.....Read more

Circular Weaving

Wed 05 Feb 2020

Circular Weaving

Circular Weaving Use a wide variety of materials with a chunky and tactile circular weaving technique. Fun to do and easy to replicate at home with upcycled and new materials. Wednesday 5th February 13:00 - 15:00 £8 .....Read more

Experimental Book Binding

Wed 12 Feb 2020

Experimental Book Binding

Experimental Book Binding Turn old postcards, maps, pieces of artwork, magazine pages, found objects and more into new notebooks with a range of book binding techniques. You'll leave with at least one book and a host of.....Read more

Kumihimo Braiding

Wed 26 Feb 2020

Kumihimo Braiding

Kumihimo Braiding This is a really engaging, easy to grasp, form of braiding using a disc to enable you to make professional looking jewellery. Wednesday 26th February 13:00 - 15:00.....Read more

Rag Rugging

Thu 27 Feb 2020

Rag Rugging

Rag Rugging Learn how to do two rag rugging techniques and use a wide variety of materials to experiment with. Leave with a finished rag rug brooch or the start of a rag rug sampler or project. Thursday 27th February .....Read more

Beginners Crochet

Sat 07 Mar 2020

Beginners Crochet

Beginners Crochet Designed for complete beginners, come along and learn the basics you need to crochet from first knot to fastening off. Saturday 7th March 11:00 - 16:00 Day Workshop *There will be a.....Read more

Painting & Drawing People

Mon 02 to Mon 30 Mar 2020 (1 month)

Painting & Drawing People

Painting & Drawing People Learn all about the human shape by trying different materials such as Charcoal, ink, watercolour and soft pastels. This course is a relaxed and fun way to tackle this difficult subject. Suitab.....Read more

T-shirt Braiding

Tue 10 Mar 2020

T-shirt Braiding

T-shirt Braiding This workshop will teach you how to upcycle a T-shirt into a really versatile yarn then transform this into chunky statement jewellery. Learn a variety of braiding and professional finishing techniques......Read more

Zero to Short Story Hero!

Tue 10 to Sat 21 Mar 2020 (2 weeks)

Zero to Short Story Hero!

Zero to Short Story Hero! Designed to inspire you to start writing and keep writing! Come along and learn to write an interesting, engaging and properly edited short story and leave with the confidence and knowledge to .....Read more

Coiling

Tue 17 Mar 2020

Coiling

Coiling Use recycled materials with this relaxing, slow paced and mindful technique. It can be used to create coasters, fabric bowls and artwork. You may not leave with a finished project, but you will have the skills t.....Read more

Wire Jewellery Course

Sat 14 Mar to Sat 04 Apr 2020 (3 weeks)

Wire Jewellery Course

Wire Jewellery Course During this Wire Jewellery Course we will be producing the following: ● A basic swirl ● A chain ● Rings ● Pendants ● Earrings Saturday 14th March 11:00 - 13:00 4 Week Course £.....Read more

Candle Making

Mon 23 Mar 2020

Candle Making

Candle Making Create your own poured candles using soy wax, scents, decoration, jam jars, vintage tea cups and more. Monday 23rd March 13:00 - 15:00 *Please be aware this session will be delivered on .....Read more

Quilting Together

Tue 11 Feb to Tue 15 Dec 2020 (10 months)

Quilting Together

Quilting Together Join us on Tuesday afternoons to learn some hand sewing techniques and help create a wonderful community quilt. We encourage you to bring along any spare fabrics you’d like to upcycle and a willingness.....Read more