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Paper-craft courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Paper and card art is huge in the UK - we are a nation obsessed with sending cards! Learn how to create beautiful greetings cards and other paper arts at courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Paper crafts can see you create wondrous yet humble objects of delicate beauty from materials most people have lying around the house! Our paper craft tutors will show you the way to explore this elegant craft medium, which includes origami, decorations, modelling and making greetings cards. Get to grips with the paper craft lexicon and find out the meanings of decoupage; parchment; dies; shims and patch shims; embossing mats; grid work and 'candi'. Browse card making and papercraft courses and workshops and find your nearest.

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This encaustic art course is suitable for Beginners. We will look at the wonder of painting with molten wax, using an iron and heated stylus. Students will be shown several techniques to get started, and then we will work on abstracts and landscapes as well as using the heated stylus to create more detail. Encaustic art is fabulous for beginners and for those who do not consider themselves 'artistic' because the results are instant and...
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If you are tempted by encaustic art don’t be afraid to come and have a go. Whether you are a complete novice at artwork or are skilled in other mediums it doesn’t matter. On the day of your course you will be able to use my encaustic tools, wax and paper. This will give you an opportunity to see if you enjoy the art form before purchasing a kit. 

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Next course on 29th October 2016
Whether you wish to add to your existing skills or need to know the very basics of gift wrapping, our inspiring classes will teach you how to wrap your gifts perfectly. Professional Gift Wrapping Tutor, Jo Thompson reveals the tricks of the trade and covers a wide range of techniques including perfectly wrapped boxes, awkward shapes and those all important finishing touches – bows! Courses held at: Horsley, Derbyshire Sheffield, Sth Yorkshire Ripon, Nth Yorkshire...
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The annual summer Gyotaku fish printing event! The ART of “GYOTAKU” printing, a workshop on the art of Japanese fish printing led by Deborah Withey, award-winning designer, illustrator and printmaker of Cheese + Pickles Studio in lovely, St. Davids, Pembrokeshire. Participants have the opportunity to learn the traditional printing method of Gyotaku, (“gyo” meaning fish and “taku” meaning rubbing), which Japanese fishermen used to record their catch in the 1800s. During the workshop you will...
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Next course on 8th October 2016
Over the course of two days you will learn all about screen printing. Create colourful, finished prints you can be proud of! Taught by professional artist and tutor Liam Biswell. Class runs from 10am - 4pm, on the 8/9 October. It costs £130 which includes all your materials, paper, tuition, tea and coffee. During this inspiring weekend course, you will learn: - How to select suitable images and reference materials. - How to use a...
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The Collagraph courses for this year all booked up now but I will be publicising a new programme in September. Please sign up to my newsletter (via my website or Facebook to get information abut new courses) A great introduction to a range of collagraph printmaking techniques; we will spend the morning designing and making plates and the afternoon printing the plates using an etching press. By the end of the day you will be...
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Helen Hallows is a mixed media landscape artist based in the Midlands. Her work expresses a deep connection to nature and she enjoys the solace that time in nature brings. Helen has been running popular one day workshops for over five years and now offers an opportunity to join her for a soul nurturing creative experience where she will share her mixed media techniques for you to develop your work. Join Helen for a three...
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Next course on 21st October 2016
Helen Hallows is a mixed media landscape artist whose work captures the seasons and her connection to nature. This one day workshop is an introduction to creating mixed media sketchbooks as a place to explore and record your creative journey inspired by the season. Helen gives demonstrations in how she prepares her sketchbook ready for drawing and the different ways that she uses to record the shapes and patterns of the environment. Suitable of those...
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Next course on 17th September 2016
This course is suitable for all abilities, including those with no prior experience of laser cutting and engraving. There are many things that you can create; beautiful engravings of photographs, components for a 3D design, plates for printing and much more. Over the course of the two days I will take you through preparing designs, sketches and photographs for cutting and engraving using illustrator, photoshop and the laser cutting software. You will product a selection...
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Next course on 14th September 2016
Learn some of the magical techniques of fabric decoupage whilst designing and decorating your own unique tissue box cover. The workshops will take place over one whole day plus half the next day, in our studio in Brampton, Cumbria. We need at least two participants for the course to proceed. Bookings now taken for September, October, and November, just contact us. Book as a group (2 minimum) and choose your own dates and times, we...