Papier mâché courses, workshops and classes across the UK. Mask-making, figures and animals, jewellery... these courses teach the skills, techniques, recipes and materials required for beautiful papier mâché creations.
Give your old bills, junk mail and other unwanted papers a new lease of life, and turn them into brand new, beautiful papers to use in other craft projects, or just to show off as works of art! This class will show you the basics to get started with papermaking at home using traditional western techniques. You'll make your own mould and deckle (which you can take home to use again), and make approximately 3...
Love putting different colours and textures together? Create a collection of handmade fresco-inspired beads from which to make and take home a unique necklace, perhaps a bracelet too. This workshop will seek to recreate that ancient long lost treasure effect which is so appealing. Bring old egg boxes, a sieve and medium sized saucepan, plus any beads you might like to include.
The process is straightforward and easy to recreate in your own kitchen.
Crafty Weddings, parties, christening whatever the occasion we can help you craft and create decorations for your special day.
Courses work on a one to one basis or more.
Friends can help you craft the wedding of your dreams, or organize a special party on a budget.
Whatever the occasion we can help you craft your event.
Learn to make cards with simple materials and enjoy our wonderful session of card making
Casting from nature in Papier Mâché and Carton-Pierre. The aim of the course will be divided into three arts; making casts of found and sculpted objects, casting in Papier Mâché and Carton-Pierre and decorating the assembled work. The aim is to use low cost materials found in the supermarket and do-it-yourself store to produce decorative resilient sculptures and objet d'art.
David Johnson is a graduate of Goldsmiths College with many years’ experience of tutoring courses...
WORKSHOP FOR THE CREATION OF A TYPICAL VENETIAN PAPIER-MÂCHÉ MASK
Two workshops of 2 hours each
Day 1: Sunday 11th February 3pm
Day 2: Saturday 17th February 4pm
Learn important historical information on the use of masks in Venice during past centuries.
Understand the ancient technique of making a Venetian papier-mâché mask
Create a personalised papier-mâché mask that he/she will decorate and take home
Participants: Adults. No special skills are needed for this...