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Card making courses

Learn card making from the experienced card making tutors. Use your style and creativity to make greeting cards for any occasion on these enjoyable courses, classes and workshops. Learn how to make cards which your family and friends will love!

£60
Cumbria - Next course on 6th June 2019
Join the talented local calligrapher, Claire Gould, for a relaxed beginner's modern calligraphy workshop where you will learn everything to get you started with beautiful handwritten lettering styles. So you love all the gorgeous hand lettering on Instagram and Pinterest, but you have never held a calligraphy pen before. Maybe you had a calligraphy set for Christmas, or you made a New Year’s resolution to learn a new hobby. We’ll start with assembling a pen...
£4
Derbyshire - Next course on 27th April 2019
Come and learn how to create your own beautiful card and include a Circle Sentiment! Use Gemini by Crafter's Companion Circle Sentiment dies to cut and create a card of your choice to take away. Not only will you learn how to die-cut using a Gemini machine, you will construct different elements of your card along the way too. With a whole range of sentiments available, these circle dies will open up a world of...
£20
Hampshire
You don't need any special skills or experience to make and take 3 no. 6x6 cards in a morning, afternoon or evening. I will show you every technique, to include backgrounds blending Distress Oxides, Brushos, Colour Cloud Blending Ink, brushing with Distress Inks, embossing, stencilling and more. Over 300 stamps to choose from and about 400 samples. I love stamping and composing cards with Lavinia Stamps, which are mainly fantasy, particularly fairies. I also use...
£205
Bedfordshire - Next course on 21st June 2019
This is a workshop style weekend where you bring your own papercrafting, scrapbooking or wool/needlecraft projects with you, with no formal classes. The breakout sessions are informal and optional, giving you plenty of time to work on your projects. An all-inclusive weekend retreat of crafting or scrapbooking, away from household chores; and plenty of quality time to spend on your photos and memories or your crafting projects. Our home for the weekend is an old...
£45
Oxfordshire - Next course on 28th April 2019
Join Claire at the countryside printmaking studio where you will learn how to design and carve your own lino printing block. The workshop begins with an introduction to linocut, everyone is taught how to use the carving tools and the basic cutting techniques. An initial practice block is made which allows students to experiment with mark making. Students are often surprised at how quickly their skills develop. Next you will spend time composing your design....
£8
Staffordshire
Workshops are held twice monthly in stand alone modules, learning new skills and techniques. You don't need to bring anything as all equipment and materials are provided. I have been in adult education for over 25 years. Workshops are fun and light hearted but you always take home lovely projects. In Staffordshire. Booking essential. I can arrange classes and demonstrations to suit you as well.
£8
Derbyshire
I repeat 2 sessions on the Saturday (9-11 and 11-1). There are experienced crafters and complete beginners. I demonstrate different techniques and give as much or as little help as you want. You can do exactly the same as my samples and I am happy to help every step of the way, or you are free to do your own thing. Usually we make a couple of projects. Techniques include: stamping, card folding, dry embossing...
£85
Lothian - Next course on 17th May 2019
During this introduction to lino printing workshop with local artist Suzanne Kemplay, you will explore ways of creating simple, striking images from which you will make an original set of greeting cards.   This is a hands-on, practical and fun workshop where you will learn how to create an original design, cut your design on to lino ready for adding paint and printing on to card. You will gain the confidence you need to create beautiful...
£30
Hertfordshire - Next course on 3rd May 2019
Botanical prints are hugely appealing, and where better to make your own than at a stunning lavender farm. In collaboration with Hitchin Lavender, experienced tutor Kim has designed a two and a half hour workshop in the purpose built studio at the foot of the lavender field, where you will learn the linocutting and printing technique using simple tools, to produce some original prints. Come and learn how easy it is to produce some beautiful...
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Powys
In this class you will have an introduction to Drypoint engraving. You will learn the technique in a relaxed atmosphere and go away with a set of lovely prints. We will experiment with printing on both paper and fabric, both of which can be used for a multitude of projects at a later date.