This one day workshop is for people who want to explore the joys and benefits of keeping a sketchbook, the original Mindfulness.
Learning to look and see the wonderful around you in everyday things.
Observational sketching and drawing what is in front of you, including drawing from life.
Exercises in drawing from your mind’s ‘snapshot’
Externalising ideas and the mindfulness of keeping a sketchbook,
value sketches and experimental work.
Developing sketches and ideas towards compositions...
Learn how to carve in a single day with one-to-one tuition.
A one day course specifically aimed at complete beginners with no previous knowledge. Learn how to carve a relief in wood or stone in a single day, (the very foundation of all sculpture in the round) with highly personal one to one tuition in the beautiful surroundings of the Peak District National Park.
Sculpture and carving have been a constant source of wonder and...
We are thrilled to be hosting Sara Maitland for her Residential Writing Course at Ferme St Christophe. The chalet provides the perfect backdrop in a supportive and friendly environment with the course being suitable for both new and experienced writers.
Single Ensuite – £945 per person
Single Ensuite with Balcony – £995 per person
Shared Room Ensuite – £795 per person
Please aim to arrive at Ferme St Christophe between 2pm and 6pm on Sunday...
Come along and lets go "spotty dotty", "swirly whirly painty" & everything!!!!
Relax and have fun learning this age old art form with easy step by step instruction inspiring numerous different design to keep you busy.
On this workshop, you will explore the relaxing power of creativity through folk art painting and learn distressing techniques to enable you to create your very own masterpiece,
no matter if you are a complete novice to creative pro!...
We are Gertie Graham and Elaine Webster and we are Powertex Certified Tutors.
In a few hours we will teach you exciting new skills in a few stress free, relaxing hours using Powertex.
Powertex is non-toxic, water-based, environmentally friendly, and weatherproof (in three weeks) textile hardener. We can not stretch enough how therapeutic it is to work with Powertex. Do you want to forget the world for a few hours? Come along for a fun...
Rosie Bowman-Shaw's yoga classes.
Across July Rosie will be teaching a beginners 4 week introduction to yoga every Wednesday night at Cool Contours Venue surrounded by the beautiful English countryside. The classes will focus on building a strong foundation of Vinysassa Flow, gently improving flexibility and strength in each part of the body with some extended restorative posses to finish off each class, helping us to relax and remember what yoga is all about.
Hi my name is Sally and I run Queen Bee Crafts, I am based in Caerphilly and currently hold a number of classes in The Old Library - a community coffee shop next to Morgan Jones Park.
Classes include Scrapbooking, Cards and Papercrafts, Mixed Media and a different monthly workshop in which we usually create a piece of home decor or a gift. In each class we explore different techniques and use a range of...
During this 2 hour workshop (9:30-11:30am) you will create your own mosaic from a selection of shapes using broken china, mosaic tiles and other reclaimed materials. Included in the course is everything you need for the project including an MDF base, or similar sized shape, pre-cut china, glue and other reclaimed materials. This is ideal for beginners and those who want to have a bit of fun no matter how creative you are ( or...
No experience is necessary to enjoy this course, I will take you through every step in a relaxed and friendly environment. Learn to craft in my converted 400 year old stables
Each week will cover a different type of technique and media and you will go away with a completed piece every week.
Perfect courses for people who would love to add special decorations to their home and give handmade gifts and cards to friends...
An exciting fun, relaxing and creative new Workshop for everyone!! Welcome to a new way of thinking about Hand stitching. No experience needed! Find out why less-is-more stitching is becoming so popular. We’ll begin by getting to know Kantha Stitching and decide on your first project. Come along to relax and just enjoy the process of creating your own textile art pieces at your own pace, with no time constraints.