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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...
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.
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...
Blacksmith Experience Days, the original 'day in the life of a blacksmith' course at Anvil Forge, based at Blackcroft Farm in Wokingham near Reading.
Everything you make on the day is yours to take away. Everyone makes a fire poker as the first project and we then proceed to make a project which can be an idea you have or an item we guide you on, which can be discussed with us in advance.
Fundamental art skills, a 3 month course for absolute beginners at Magic Wool Art and Craft Studio in Kidderminster.
This is a unique opportunity for Art and Craft lovers and complete beginners in Art and Craft to receive proper art education in the traditional methods by a professional artist and a tutor Raya Brown.
Raya’s teaching is based on classical art education with emphasis on the importance of developing solid traditional foundation skills in drawing...
Have you ever wanted a sword to hang on your wall or a sconce lamp or maybe a brazier for the long winter that is coming? Well we are going to run a special metalwork / blacksmith class for anyone who loves 'Game of Thrones' or medieval genre like Lord of the Rings, Vikings etc.
Items will all have a medieval 'feel' and not designed to be exact replicas but lookalike and made by attendees...
Dynamic and friendly artistic venue for art workshops in Henley on Thames. Jo Harris welcomes a wide range of creative tutors... get in touch to discuss your workshops!
See our website for the current offering of lively and accessible workshops for children and adults.
Herb walks at Hellens Garden Festival, Much Marcle (free once you have paid the entry fee to festival).
A guided walk around the herb garden at Hellens Manor, and discussion of the historical and current use of herbs in medicine.
On Sunday, a talk and demo of my top 20 herbs ; how to cultivate, harvest and use them for health and well being.
Silver jewellery making parties are ideal for anyone looking for a unique group activity.
Fun, educational and bonding! Learn a new skill, while socialising, leave with some new memories and shiny silver mementos!
Suitable for women, men and children 12 years +
Prices start from £40 per person, dependant on size of group, activity and duration.
Learn how to saw, solder, shape, texture and finish your own silver jewellery using traditional and modern jewellery techniques....
Art therapy, brain training, relief from depression, reconnecting with nature and Mother Earth meditation or just learning how to sketch from life with X-Warner Bros animation artist. Accepting donations to cover costs. Meet at Stappenhill Gardens and occassionally Branston Water Park Burton every Wednesday evening to sketch swans or whatever you want to.
Sketching animals from life is perhaps the hardest of all art disciplines but one of the best ways to reconnect with nature....