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Next course on 4th November 2017
Stampin' Squirrels full day card-making / papercrafting workshops We run regular workshops and technique classes in the Portsmouth area. We welcome all abilities and are a welcoming, friendly bunch - don't be shy. At each workshop we demonstrate three projects for you to follow and make for yourself. If you want to make more - we bring a small shop to every workshop – so if you run out of paper, cards, glue or ribbon...
George Foweraker runs this one day wood turning course from his well equipped workshop in Burnham-On-Sea, Somerset. Each course is specifically designed to meets the students needs, so that you obtain the required skills to take away and progress within the craft. The emphasis remains on the correct use of tools and techniques to use while practicing the craft of wood turning. Whether you are starting out on your first step in woodturning or would...
Learn to turn in Devon! Chris runs courses in his well-equipped workshop in Ashburton, on the edge of Dartmoor in South Devon. Each course is tailored to meet the individual needs of the student, their capabilities and experience, whether complete novice or more advanced turner. The correct selection and use of tools and equipment, and the characteristics of the materials and finishes we use are fully explained, along with important health and safety considerations, to...
Next course on 21st October 2017
2 day box making courses held on weekends throughout the year in beautiful Cumbria. Make your own handmade wooden box. The courses are fun and relaxed, yet will give you the skills & confidence to make stunning boxes on your own. The courses are run from a fully equipped cabinet making work shop. All tools and safety equipment are provided, though you are welcome to bring your own tools if you wish. Ear defenders and...
Next course on 28th October 2017
This is a part-time course in basic woodwork joinery involving making a softwood tool box using corner rebate joints. At the end of the 4 weeks you will have a tool box to take home and have the skills to make basic woodwork projects at home. The course is taught by Jenny Smith, resident woodwork tutor at the Makershed. The course runs on either Monday, Thursday or Saturday daytimes and Tuesday or Thursday evenings. Learn...
This is now just one of an increasing number of online, gift box making courses. The boxes come in a range of sizes and shapes and it is my intention to continue to include various techniques and products. Already distress inks, stamps, and die cuts are incorporated and some unusual ribbon style fastenings have been added to the wider milk cartons. If you need wedding favours, party favours or simply need a little inspiration, why...
Next course on 9th January 2018
Tuesday night course in Basic Cabinet Making taught by Peter Kuh. This course will introduce you to the use and maintenance of a range of cabinetmaking tools and joinery techniques. You will start with a session about the properties of solid timber and manmade boards and the way in which commonly used joints respond to the nature of the materials. The project for the course will be a small toolbox, based on a traditional American...
Next course on 25th November 2017
Tutor: Richard Gibson Date & Time: Saturday 25th Nov, (11am -4:30pm) - Sun 26th Nov (10:30am - 3:30pm) Venue: Sculpture Studio, New Brewery Arts REF: SW122-17 PRICE: £180 (£0.00 VAT) Make a stack of 4 nesting Shaker Boxes. Over the course of two days you will shape, bend and fit a selection of English hardwood bands and lids to make a set of iconic oval boxes that will all sit inside each other. All abilities...
Workshops are held 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. Workshops run Wednesdays at 7.30pm. Booking essential.
Join me in my Professional workshop in London to make a selection of interesting boxes. This course is great total beginners and those with more experience. You will use the special technique of steam-bending to make two oval boxes. Steam works as a heat-transfer medium to temporarily plasticise the wood-its an age old and fiendishly clever method. The third box is made from walnut and is made by chiselling tiny corner halving joints by hand....