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.
This is a combined option of the two separate workshops we have running on 6th June and 6th August. Come and play with us for the day and enjoy a discounted rate.
Start the day with learning how to write with a traditional dip pen, using lightness and pressure to create beautiful thin and thick strokes. Claire will teach the basics of a modern calligraphy alphabet and show you how to vary the flow of...
- Next course on 21st June 2019
Let’s explore the magic of fabulously creative brush lettering pens!
There’s something very accessible about brush pen calligraphy and brush lettering – part of the fun is colour blending – I’ll show you how to paint simple words in sunset colours!
You’ll have a selection of brush lettering pens to use on the day – bring a friend and you can swap your pens during the class for more variation in your lettering!
Colouricious Printology is a 3 day block printing course for textile surface design. Learn how to block print on a Colouricious Printology residential textile workshop teaching you how to block print onto fabric and paper, gelli printing & stencil art. All 3 days will be timetabled and structured. You will cover: Pattern theory, layering techniques, masking, block printing, gelli printing, decolourant, stencils & sewing projects.
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...
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...
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....
Monoprinting using a Gelli Plate is simple and fun without the need for a printing press. The gratification is immediate, each print is truly unique.
During this workshop you will explore a variety of Gelli Plate Printing techniques. You will experiment with layering colour and texture using stencils and masking techniques. You will leave this workshop having produced a variety of prints that stand alone or can be developed further in mixed media projects.
Join me online for my Travel Sketchbooks e-course, commencing 29th August 2018. The course consists of nine sessions, as well as an introduction and farewell. Each session features a video tutorial, as well as footage of me creating my holiday sketchbook, still images to guide and inspire you as well as tasks and advice to help you get the most out of your travel sketchbook. The course is about how to find your own visual...
If you fancy learning to paper cut why not come along to one of my papercutting workshops at Wattle and Daub in Godalming.
The session will begin with a cup of calmness and an introduction to the mindful art of paper cutting before moving onto a template sheet where you will begin to learn the different techniques, moving from easy shapes to more complicated patterns.
After an afternoon tea and cake break, you will spend...
**Group booking discounts**
Groups of 2/3 will receive £10 discount per person
Groups of 4/5 will receive £15 discount per person
What to expect?
Learn how to marble paper and create the patterns seen on the covers of old books and the motifs and flowers seen in traditional Turkish Ebru.
James has opened his Ebru Studio for marbling workshops on a regular basis with the aim of providing colourful and fun, entertaining and informative opportunities...