Natural products and wellbeing courses, classes and workshops across the UK. Learn how to make your own soap, herbal remedies and medicines, washing powder or skin care products. Create explosively good bath bombs, the perfect lip balm, or an eco friendly cleaning product for your home.
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
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 join us for an informative and...
Would you like to make Soap using Ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen or garden? Then come along and join Jools in her fun filled workshop.
Jools is Cert Ed qualified and has run her own natural cosmetics company for a number of years and has an enormous passion for all things natural.
On the Course you will learn to tailor make soap for yourself, family and friends or to start your own...
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
We’re excited to host Siobhan from The Little Lakeland Soap Company at Swallows & Artisans. Siobhan combines 100% pure essential oils and quality natural ingredients into beautifully luxurious soaps, candles, bath salts, lip balms and more.
In this one day workshop you will learn about the different scent blends, the properties of each oil and why they were chosen. First watch a demonstration and then, with help and guidance from Siobhan, you will create your...
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....
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...
Held in our comfortable and spacious first floor workroom, this is the perfect course to introduce yourself to the world of Natural Soap Making. This full day workshop has been designed to be a fun and exciting way to learn the fundamental skills necessary to begin your journey and set you on the path to becoming a Master Soap Maker.
During this course you will learn how to make Natural Cold Process Soap combining new...
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...
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.