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Treat yourself to a wonderful day of mosaicing and create something beautiful to take home with you. I will teach you how to use mosaic tools and what adhesives and materials to use. You can choose to mosaic a plant pot, slate shapes (hearts and squares) or a plaque for your wall, all fully outdoor proof. You can choose to mosaic a picture for indoors instead, it’s up to you! My studio is set in...
On the 29/30th June the Drawing Circus is returning to Towersey and it’s going to even better than last year!
We are delighted to announce that the Drawing Circus will be returning to Towersey! The troupe of Brighton-based artists, models, art tutors, musicians and performers will be putting on another wonderfully spectacular and innovative event that is not to be missed!
There will be myth themed costumes, Alice in Wonderland outfits and lots more!
Half day workshop in creating needle felted animals and are available and ideal for beginners to more advanced felters. Full day courses are also available, please get in touch.
You will learn to needle felt a small animal or a lovely picture using woolly fibres and a barbed felting needle.
With small stabbing actions you will knit the fibres into a form that will grow very quickly into an animal of your choice.
As featured on Made in Great Britain on BBC2, learn traditional leatherwork skills at Diamond Awl Workshop.
On our two day leather bag making course you will have the choice of making either a messenger bag, tote bag or postal bag. No prior leatherwork experience is needed as you will learn all the core leatherwork skills plus additional techniques that are relevant to the more complex process of leather bag making.
You will leave the...
A One Day Beekeeping Experience
A great experience for anyone interested in Bees, or considering taking up Beekeeping. You will learn in a small group all about this cherished insect, getting the opportunity to see inside a working Beehive. Taking home; a certificate, a pound of honey, a bee related gift and notes about the honey bee.
Course Programme: Saturday 9.30am - 4.30pm
1. Introduction to Bees
Learn all about these incredible creatures; the different...
4 Week Course - 8th/15th/22nd/29th June
An introduction to painting, focusing on differing approaches to observational and imaginative work. The children will learn how to organise a palette, mix colours and create different textures, as well as understanding the colour wheel. Each week the children will learn about different types of paints and how they are used, what paper they are used on, and how you can apply them.
They will also experiment with a...
Enjoy the magic of metal clay in the hilltop Dorset town of Shaftesbury. Beginners are especially welcome.
Work with fully qualified teacher and art clay instructor Fiona Ingram to shape, texture, finish and fire your very own pendant, charm or earrings in fine silver.
Small groups and a relaxed, supportive atmosphere are guaranteed. You even get to take your very own piece of jewellery home with you on the day.
This course makes a lovely...
Swallows & Artisans is a stunning newly renovated workshop space available for hire in the heart of the Lake District.
With a purpose built interior incorporating ample work space, soft seating, display area and simple kitchen facilities the venue also offers views over the lake and hills.
Take advantage of Lanehead, the adjoining 8 bedroom property (sleeping 35) and combine the two venues to host your own creative retreat!
Swallows & Artisans contains purpose built...
Stonecarving for beginners and intermediates in the Cotswolds
Held outdoors or in workshop. Beautiful location, in Gloucestershire, idyllic rural setting in Cotswold Area of outstanding natural beauty.
Two day affordable stone carving courses, held generally once or twice a month, please click on the "View Website" button above for all course dates and details!
Taught in small groups, up to ten trainees
Situated on the outskirts of the beautiful New Forest National Park, my workshop is situated in a wonderful quiet rural location. I cater for complete beginners to wood turning, and improver's wishing to fine tune their skills. I have four British made lathes available - two Graduates (one short and one long base) and two Hegner VB36 (one short and one long base).