Indulge in a fun morning of seasonal springtime flower arranging. Join the wonderful team from Rhubarb & Roses and learn the art of creating a beautiful springtime posy.
Made to your own design, you will learn and explore;
The tools and rules for flower arranging including choosing flowers and vases.
How to consider balance, colour and shape when arranging blooms.
The effects created by different floral & foliage combinations.
This course is suitable for all...
Spend 5 days in a beautiful Sussex woodland learning pole lathe turning and other green woodwork techniques and make yourself a chair to cherish for life. The courses are suitable for complete beginners or more experienced wood workers and all tools and materials are provided. The timber used is all locally grown hardwoods. A wholesome lunch is provided . Students may camp overnight. The facilities are basic. The tutor is Danny Harling. He is a...
Calling all Arctophiles! This residential weekend workshop teaches all aspects of traditional teddy-bear making, using only the finest quality materials.
The workshop runs from 10.00-4.00pm on Saturday and Sunday, during which you will learn how to create Cornelius, who is a deep-thinker and a rather pensive bear. (Of course you can make your own with a completely different expression).
He stands 16" high and is a constructed of golden sparse mohair with light brown ultra-suede...
We had so much creative fun last summer with all of you who came along to our debut Junior Artist Workshops and we are very excited to announce we will be running 3 dates during the upcoming Easter holidays.
Monday 8 April: Batik
This was our fastest selling workshop last summer! Whether you are completely new to Batik or you have tried it before, come and learn this ancient technique of using wax and dye...
MAKE, PAINT and UPHOLSTER
Learn to upholster your very own footstool using modern techniques and materials. Learn how to paint the legs for your stool using the amazing Frenchic Furniture Paint to match or contrast with your fabric. All in a fun and friendly environment here in Wimborne, Dorset and all under the watchful eye of our Master Upholsterer.
All you need to bring is a smile and 1 meter of fabric.
Needle felting starter class, create your own penguin. Fun relaxed environment to try and a develop a new skill.
There is an additional charge if you wish to keep the equipment. Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.
Learn the ancient art of stained glass in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and make your own panel to display in your home.
Whether you're a beginner who's never handled glass or someone who has approached this craft before Stephen will follow your every step and make sure you leave with a stained glass panel you'll be proud of.
Stephen is a stained glass artist who loves a modern approach and strives on creativity. He...
This is designed for people who have either attended the Introductory course and would like more information, or those who already keep bees and need to understand more advanced management techniques and methods, but within the ethical/sustainable framework
This course is also aimed at those who have been keeping bees conventionally but would like to understand a more bee-centred approach. There will be an assumption that you are familiar with beekeeping principles and terminology, but...
It is very exciting to be able to offer this new Silver Jewellery Making course at 'White Stones Studios' on Portland. Over the five week course students will be taught all about piercing, texturing, forming and soldering silver. There will be an introduction to stone setting and you will be designing and creating a silver ring, bangle or pendant.
Making silver jewellery is a hobby in which there is so much to learn. Students will...
On this one-day course, the techniques of layering and stitching fabrics that I have developed will be used to build up a landscape. Learn how to use colour and texture to create depth, using a simple running stitch on either an electric or hand sewing machine.
No specific sewing skills or sophisticated machines are needed for this technique but by incorporating drawing and painting, you will be sure of making original and unique work as...