This class is designed for total beginners, or those just starting out. It is beneficial for anyone considering starting a candlemaking business.
Held on the 1st floor of our new premises, above a quaint tearoom (where light lunch is served) overlooking the beautiful green in the Suffolk village of Cavendish. This course focuses on the art of Soy Wax candlemaking, but does include a brief foray into Paraffin wax.
It includes an introduction to materials,...
This is a great beginner’s introduction to making silver jewellery and is open to anyone, whether they have had some experience before making jewellery or not.
The following topics are covered, with plenty of hands on:
- Introduction to materials and techniques
- Useful tools and resources
- Sanding and filing
- Annealing and preparation for fabrication
- Basic fabrication/soldering
During the day you will learn to make at least one of the...
Sarah Madsen is a BA Hons Degree Jewellery Designer from Central St Martins College, London. She will be teaching you to hand make your own 2 Stacking Rings in Sterling Silver. This is beginners course offering a friendly, informal introduction into the craft of jewellery. In this 3 hour class, you will learn to saw, form, solder, hammer and polish your own Jewellery. No previous experience needed as this is a perfect class to start...
My Chair Making Course is held over five days and you'll learn all the skills needed to make your very own chair to take away at the end. You do not need any previous experience and all timber and tools will be provided. The chair you'll make is a simple spindle back frame chair with a woven seat in danish cord. Due to the methods used to dry the wooden components you will fashion joints...
Enjoy a day of personal 1-2-1 tuition in a working jewellers’ workshop on a project of your choice. Work with a jeweller who has 20 years of practical experience and is qualified teacher to learn new techniques or enhance your existing skills. The workshop is fully equipped with all the professional equipment you will need for your days’ activities. The day is designed specifically around you, so the content will vary from person to person...
One day calligraphy workshops near Ely, Cambridgeshire, taught by a leading professional calligrapher, ANY scripts can be learned including the currently very popular 'modern' pointed pen calligraphy. suitable for all levels from beginner to advanced, flexible dates, approximately fortnightly, no commitment beyond each workshop. Intensive tuition for longer periods eg 5 days or more, available on request.
Small groups of 3-6.
Individual tuition with plenty of demonstration. Long-standing Fellow of the Calligraphy & Lettering Arts...
Learn how to make a decorative silver ring.
Suitable for complete beginners and those with a little experience.
You will learn how to make a decorative sterling silver ring, which you'll be able to wear on your way home!
You will learn how to measure, shape, solder, apply texture and finish a ring.
You may make a unique design if you wish to.
The class will be run by Martin Drury MA(RCA).
Lincoln School of...
This is a gentle introduction to watercolour painting day, aimed at those who have never painted before, or those who have and need help overcoming some common stumbling blocks, such as washes ending up too muddy, bitty, or too pale.
Gilly is an experienced watercolour painting tutor, and knows all of these problems are very fixable by applying the right exercises and techniques at a very basic level, as a foundation to build really beautiful...
This workshop is aimed at absolute beginners and those who have attained a competent level of application technique, but would like to experiment with different approaches.
Gilly is able to run the same subject at beginners and improvers level, so no one is left feeling out of their depth.
In this workshop we will be exploring how to build up layers of translucent washes wet on dry, this is called glazing, we will be using...
Needle felting classes suitable for beginners and improvers. Run by Żenia, an experienced teacher and fibre artist known as The Lady Moth.
*12 May - Duckling - fully booked
*2 June - British bird - fully booked
*9 June - Cute owl - 7spaces left
*7 July - Bunny - 4 spaces left
To book: please message me via this page (please use "contact" form and include your telephone number) or check "book online" as...