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Learn how to hand-make a unique lampshade at workshops and courses around the UK. Lighting is so important for creating a welcoming atmosphere, so what better than to make a beautiful lamp shade that reflects your own tastes and creativity. Many different techniques are possible, using fabric, paper, felt, willow and more... find a tutor now!
Lampshade making workshop with Julie Brand at Tigley Textiles in Worcester
Platinum AWARD
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Lampshade making workshop with Julie Brand at Tigley Textiles in Worcester
Worcestershire - Next course on 1st September 2019
£75
This is an exciting workshop and just takes you one step further into that addictive world of machine embroidery. All materials and the lampshade kit for a 20cm drum shade will be provided, just bring your own machine. You will be using machine embroidery so make sure that you can drop the dog teeth and have the appropriate embroidery foot. Once booked, more details will be sent to you. (If you prefer to use your sewing machine in the normal way that’s fine, you could even entirely hand stitch it...
Fabric printing & lampshade making workshop
Gold AWARD
(15)
Fabric printing & lampshade making workshop
Northamptonshire - Next course on 31st August 2019
£65
Join designer & maker Ria Rich in her colourful studio situated in rural Northamptonshire where you can design and create a fabulous lampshade to compliment your home. In this all day workshop you will learn various fabric printing techniques such stencils with screens, resists and stamps etc to create your design. A selection of fabrics will be available for you to experiment on which will then be used to cover and construct a 20cm drum lampshade which is yours to take home. There is a maximum of four students per...
Lampshade Workshop with Clare Cosens
Gold AWARD
(9)
Lampshade Workshop with Clare Cosens
Cheshire
£30
I am an experienced surface pattern designer and fully qualified teacher with more than eight years experience. Join me and learn how to create your own Lampshade on this fabulous Workshop. You will leave having made a 30cm Drum lampshade. This workshop is suitable for beginners, all you need is to bring your own fabric...all other materials provided!
Cyanotype Printing: A4 prints/Lampshade/Table Lantern Workshops in South Dorset
Bronze AWARD
(4)
Cyanotype Printing: A4 prints/Lampshade/Table Lantern Workshops in South Dorset
Dorset
£25
The Cyanotype photographic printing process was used in the 19th century by architects, engineers and scientists to copy drawings. It utilises the power of mixing ammonium citrate and potassium ferricyanide with sunlight to produce beautiful blue images. It is such a magical process and people are always really pleased and excited with their results. NB. the chemical is odourless and harmless when used under normal conditions. Using the Cyanotype process, you will learn how to light-sensitise watercolour paper or fabric, place objects on top and then expose to light to...
Drum lampshade making at ShedLight
Silver AWARD
(5)
Drum lampshade making at ShedLight
Staffordshire - Next course on 27th August 2019
£40
Have you ever wanted to make a lampshade to match your soft furnishings, or transform that piece of vintage fabric into something useful? This relaxed and supportive 3 hour, morning or afternoon workshop, introduces you to the simple techniques and tools required to make a basic 30cms drum lampshade (other sizes/heights available by prior arrangement). A range of attractive modern/vintage/African cotton print fabrics are available for you to choose from. Cannot make it to me? For a minimum of 2 people I am happy to travel to you for a...
2 Day Complete Lampshade Making Masterclass: 1-2-1 tuition
Bronze AWARD
(4)
2 Day Complete Lampshade Making Masterclass: 1-2-1 tuition
East Sussex
£650
Get in touch to enquire about current special offers! Two day complete Lampshade Making Masterclass including professional advice and insight on how to brand, market and sell your lampshades successfully. This masterclass is suitable for those wishing to learn the craft as a hobby or those who are planning to start a professional lampshade making business. During this 1-2-1 workshop we will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to construct 3 professional looking tailored shades ( modern drum shade, traditional tailored shade and advanced pleated or gathered shade)....
Drum lampshade making course in Somerset
Gold AWARD
(3)
Drum lampshade making course in Somerset
Somerset
£50
I have been teaching lampshades for many years and following many requests from students, I am running this workshop again. The simple drum lampshade is the easiest one to make and I will take you through the skills and tools needed. This workshop is suitable for anyone wishing to learn for pleasure or business. You will be able to make a 25cm lampshade and we will also have kits available to purchase on the day for you to take home and make more lampshades. We also advise you to bring...
Lampshade making workshop - traditional tailored & pleated lampshades course at Helen Izzard Designs
Gold AWARD
(7)
Lampshade making workshop - traditional tailored & pleated lampshades course at Helen Izzard Designs
Somerset
£195
Our traditional lampshade making workshop is suitable for anyone wishing to learn for pleasure or business. There are many styles of lampshades and lots of frames available but there are three main types of lampshades: tailored, pleated and a hard or firm frame. This practical hands-on 2 day workshop covers all the traditional skills required to make a unique hand stitched, tailored or pleated lampshade. You will learn how to choose your frame and suitable fabrics, binding the frame, creating the pattern for different shaped frames, stretching and hand stitching...
Lampshade Making Workshops
Bronze AWARD
(2)
Lampshade Making Workshops
Surrey
£40
In this three hour workshop you will learn all you need to know about how to make a modern drum or empire lampshade. Working with your own choice of fabric, you will learn how to: * position your fabric * attach it to the lampshade laminate material * hand roll it and hand tuck it for a perfect finish! As well as learning the method, you will also be taught how to: * make shades using paper and other materials * deconstruct a old shade and make it new with...
Two Day Traditional Lampshade Making Workshop (Weekend Dates)
Gold AWARD
(4)
Two Day Traditional Lampshade Making Workshop (Weekend Dates)
Cambridgeshire - Next course on 28th September 2019
£185
This fast track two day workshop will provide you with the skills to make a balloon lined bowed empire shade using traditional methods and hand stitching techniques. Learn how to bind the frame, template and fit your top fabric and lining, finishing with a hand stitched bias trim. No previous sewing experience is required, you will be guided through each stage. I Based in the historical village of Castor between Stamford & Peterborough, we are a working farm situated on the Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire and Northamptonshire borders surrounded by beautiful...

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