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Paper arts and crafts courses could involve making greetings cards, decorations, origami, painting, drawing classes, lino printing technique workshops and calligraphy. Our tutors are based all across the UK and you might even find something in here you've never heard of before!

Next course on 26th September 2017
Tired of spending your working week in front of a computer screen? Why not have a go at learning a new creative skill like modern calligraphy? Babooche Calligraphy offers beginners modern calligraphy workshops in London NW9. These handwritten modern calligraphy workshops are held in a relaxing and fun venue in London. During the Babooche beginners modern calligraphy workshop you will learn the fundamentals of modern calligraphy and how to use a dip pen and ink...
Next course on 3rd October 2017
During this workshop students will make 2-3 different types of non-adhesive books; a pamphlet booklet, a long stitched book and a multi sectioned bound book all with soft covers using Khadi Indian handmade paper. These styles of binding allows for the use of a variety of paper weights including graph paper, tracing paper, decorative paper and envelopes. You will be taught how to measure, pierce and stitch each book using cotton thread and ribbons to...
Next course on 7th October 2017
We are independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrators in Portsmouth, UK, nuts about crafting and secret hoarders – hence the name, Stampin’ Squirrels! We hope to share our love of crafting combined with Stampin' Up and hopefully inspire you to join in and create your own craft projects. We regularly run demonstrations, craft crops, workshops and technique classes in the Portsmouth / Hampshire area. Please contact us for more information about our 2017 Stampin' Squirrels events. Workshops,...
We will be drawing inspiration from some of the world's finest and most enduring architectural monuments. Each day we will construct patterns that are distinctive to a particular tradition and region; patterns which exemplify the genius, skill and devotion of the geometers and craftsmen - the Pattern Masters - who produced them. By the end of the course participants will have created a stunning portfolio of geometric designs and will have gained much confidence and...
Next course on 21st October 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 are as follows; * Saturday 23rd September 2 pm-5 pm (SOLD OUT) * Saturday 21 st October 2 pm-5 pm * Saturday 11th November AM 10 am -1 pm (Christmas theme) * Sunday 12th November PM 2-5 pm NEW DATE ADDED (christmas )* Saturday 18th November...
Encaustic art course is suitable for Beginners and Improvers. 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...
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 20th November 2017
As recommended in Ideal Homes Magazine!... 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! Location: This workshop is held...
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...
Next course on 21st October 2017
Over the course of two days you will learn all about screen printing. Create colourful, finished prints you can be proud of! UPCOMING DATES: - 21st and 22nd October Taught by professional artist and tutor Liam Biswell. It costs £145 which includes all your materials, paper, tuition, tea and coffee. During this inspiring weekend course, you will learn: - How to select suitable images and reference materials. - How to use a squeegee to push...