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Learn Cold Process Soap Making with Multi Award Winning Soap Maker and Column Writer for Making Soap Magazine.
If you are interested in making beautiful handmade soap from delicious natural ingredients then this course is for you.
Using the traditional method of soap making and with a hands on practical approach you will make a selection of soaps to take home with you. All the soaps we make are Palm Oil Free and Vegan Friendly....
If you’ve never worked with glass before and want to start from the very basics, then this is the course for you. We’ll show you the primary techniques involved in cutting, shaping and assembling glass, use of inclusions, how the kiln is programmed and also take a look at slumping.
You’ll be creating your own designs, and we’ll make time for looking at our rich resource of glass books and enjoy a fabulous lunch.
Understand more about the different types of candles that are sold in the UK, then learn the skills to make your own using natural soy and beeswax! This workshop will show you how to make beautiful container, floating and rolled candles. Choose from a variety of fragrances and dyes to personalise your very own candle range.
Partly run by a “Chandler” (a professional candle-maker), this course will cover:
-Introduction to candle-making through the ages
Do you want to learn a new skill? Stuck for a fun Christmas gift? Then join us for a fun and friendly workshop in container candle making at Crafters Cottage just outside Holmfirth.
Learn how to make exquisite gifts for family & friends. Brides & bridesmaids learn how to make your own wedding decorations & favours. Or maybe you would like to start your own artisan business? Whatever the reason, you are very welcome to...
A two day course learning the skills and techniques of green woodworking, with an emphasis on contemporary design and detailing. Maximum of 6 students.
You will make either a low stool or a side table using a variety of edge tools. Starting with a fresh cut log you will learn how to cleave the wood with a froe and wedges, then shape it on the shaving horse with drawknife and spokeshave. Joints used will be...
As of 6th May 2019, there are only 3 places available on May 19th
0 places available on 12th May
1 place available on 2nd June
1 place available on July 14th
5 places on 11th August
These one day throwing workshops take place at an Art Centre in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.
The pottery workshop can accommodate 5 students at a time. Clay and tools are provided and the fee includes the firing of one finished...
Make a Bag in a Day - Craft it Yourself!
This course is ideal for all, from beginners to confident makers. You will learn the basics of leather craft for accessories and be introduced to techniques including machine stitching on leather, hand finishing and hand cutting. You will also be working with the full spectrum of leather types from soft leathers and suedes to a hard sturdy veg tanned leather. This is a perfect introductory...
If you are reading this let me grab your attention by telling you that this is going to be your day to remember!!! I have been doing these classes for quite some years and I am so excited to meet you all so I can give you a great experience and pass on my knowledge and expertise in this wonderful craft.. Trust me you will love it :)
These classes are for beginners or those...
Would you like to make your own natural skincare products?
Jools ran her own organic skincare company for several years creating a range of natural cosmetics and she is willing to share all of that information with you.
On the course you will learn how to produce:
Natural soap bars with embedded effects
Fragranced fizzy bath bombs
Body butters using aromatherapy & fragrance oils
Therapeutic bath salts
Moisturising lip scrubs
Sugared body scrub
Green wood chair making course - 6 days.
Starting with an unseasoned log you will learn how to create a beautiful and unique chair which will last for generations. This is one of the most satisfying green wood projects and the course is suitable for complete beginners and experienced woodworkers alike. The "post and rung" construction uses the natural properties of green wood to produce incredibly strong, glue-free joints. During the course you will learn...