Paper arts and crafts, Card making, Decoupage
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.
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...
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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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!
In all our classes we offer a personal approach, limiting place...
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...
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...
I am an Artist living and working in Airton, North Yorkshire and I run courses in Mixed Media.
The course is designed to accommodate all abilities. I trust you will find it: enjoyable, informative and sympathetic to the needs of all, in a relaxing atmosphere. Come and learn new skills and experiment with transferring images onto canvas, collaging, stencilling, encaustic work and using stitch to create personal and beautiful Art works on a variety of...
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 three half days; either once a week over three weeks or one whole day plus half the next day in our studio in Brampton, Cumbria.
Book as a group (2 minimum) and choose your own dates and times, we are very flexible. Bookings now taken for October, November and December,...
The 'Home-Made' course currently runs every week on a Tuesday or Wednesday from 11am - 1.00pm or Tuesday evenings from 6pm- 8pm.
A unique weekly course covering a variety of craft techniques and projects each term including mosaics, textiles, ceramics, paper-crafts, soft furnishings, seasonal decorations, accessories and more. Projects often have an emphasis on up-cycling – turning old & unused materials into new and unique pieces of art. A relaxed and popular class with all...
2pm - 4:30pm
Spend an afternoon learning the art of book folding, while chatting, making new friends and drinking tea. Bring a book (hard back) or alternatively choose one of ours. Our tutor will guide you through the folding process and you will leave with a fab new statement piece for your home. Once you have got the bug...folded books make great gifts for weddings, christenings, birthdays, valentines, anniversaries and christmas keepsakes.
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...