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Paper-craft courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Paper and card art is huge in the UK - we are a nation obsessed with sending cards! Learn how to create beautiful greetings cards and other paper arts at courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Paper crafts can see you create wondrous yet humble objects of delicate beauty from materials most people have lying around the house! Our paper craft tutors will show you the way to explore this elegant craft medium, which includes origami, decorations, modelling and making greetings cards. Get to grips with the paper craft lexicon and find out the meanings of decoupage; parchment; dies; shims and patch shims; embossing mats; grid work and 'candi'. Browse card making and papercraft courses and workshops and find your nearest.

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Image for Beginners Papercutting Session at Seeded, Portsmouth  2-5 pm
Next course on 4th March 2017
The 'Beginners Introduction to Papercutting' workshop is a three hourly Saturday afternoon workshop at Seeded, a wool and haberdashery emporium with Aimee Richards of Miss Bespoke Papercuts. The sessions usually start at 2 pm and run until 5 pm. Aimee has been a papercut Illustrator since 2014, selling her artworks internationally and teaching workshops to over 75 people-beginners and advanced-since 2015. Her signature style is romantic with hints of humour and each workshop is themed,...
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This encaustic art course is suitable for Beginners. We will look at the wonder of painting with molten wax, using an iron and heated stylus. Students will be shown several techniques to get started, and then we will work on abstracts and landscapes as well as using the heated stylus to create more detail. Encaustic art is fabulous for beginners and for those who do not consider themselves 'artistic' because the results are instant and...
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Whilst making a candle in a teacup & saucer and decorating a pillar candle, you will be surrounded by the beautiful Essex countryside in a village setting. After cups of tea (and or coffee/cold drinks) & posh biscuits! And you have finished your class, you will take away your goodies, in a hand-decorated gift bag that we have done specially for you! Our workshops are fun, friendly, informative and inspiring, we aim to send you...
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Whether you wish to add to your existing skills or need to know the very basics of gift wrapping, our inspiring classes will teach you how to wrap your gifts perfectly. Professional Gift Wrapping Tutor, Jo Thompson reveals the tricks of the trade and covers a wide range of techniques including perfectly wrapped boxes, awkward shapes and those all important finishing touches – bows! Courses held at: Horsley, Derbyshire Sheffield, Sth Yorkshire Ripon, Nth Yorkshire...
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If you are tempted by encaustic art don’t be afraid to come and have a go. Whether you are a complete novice at artwork or are skilled in other mediums it doesn’t matter. On the day of your course you will be able to use my encaustic tools, wax and paper. This will give you an opportunity to see if you enjoy the art form before purchasing a kit. 

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Next course on 18th March 2017
Helen Hallows is a mixed media landscape artist whose work captures the seasons and her connection to nature. This one day workshop is an introduction to creating mixed media sketchbooks as a place to explore and record your creative journey inspired by the season. Helen gives demonstrations in how she prepares her sketchbook ready for drawing and the different ways that she uses to record the shapes and patterns of the environment. Suitable of those...
Image for 1 Day Napkin Decoupage Memory Box Course - Theydon Bois, West Essex
Next course on 8th March 2017
Come along and learn the art of napkin decoupage. You will go away at the end of the day with a new skill (which will probably turn into a passion....) and a beautiful, unique, personalised box (30cm x 20cm x 13cm) which you can keep for yourself or give away as a present. Designs are extremely varied, from flowers, bees, butterflies and ladybirds, to cupcakes, biscuits, shells, beach huts, and fairies, pirates, footballs..... There are...
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Next course on 21st March 2017
This course is for you when you've completed the beginners course or are already confident using Chalk Paint. We will show you how to stencil, gilding and decoupage. Also recap on painting tips and using the clear and dark wax.After a deli style lunch, In the afternoon you can either paint a piece of your own furniture or one of our large wooden candlesticks to take away with you. 10 -4 Contact us to book...
Image for Printmaking Workshop "Gyotaku" Japanese fish printing
The annual summer Gyotaku fish printing event! The ART of “GYOTAKU” printing, a workshop on the art of Japanese fish printing led by Deborah Withey, award-winning designer, illustrator and printmaker of Cheese + Pickles Studio in lovely, St. Davids, Pembrokeshire. Participants have the opportunity to learn the traditional printing method of Gyotaku, (“gyo” meaning fish and “taku” meaning rubbing), which Japanese fishermen used to record their catch in the 1800s. During the workshop you will...
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My new programme of collagraph courses for 2017 can be see on my website, one and two day 'Introduction to Collagraph Printing' courses are running in my studio between May and September 2017 A great introduction to a range of collagraph printmaking techniques; we will spend the morning designing and making plates and the afternoon printing the plates using an etching press. By the end of the day you will be confident to continue making...