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Learn how to throw pots on the potter's wheel (plus handbuilding)
Gold AWARD
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Learn how to throw pots on the potter's wheel (plus handbuilding)
Northamptonshire - Next course on 2nd September 2019
£95
Ever wished you could throw pots successfully at the potter's wheel? Well, now you can! Richard Gibson MA is a qualified ceramicist with over 20 years' experience of throwing clay pots and producing all manner of fine art made in clay. There is nothing as soothing or as therapeutic as sitting at the potter's wheel and throwing pots. This days course will give you a head start on some of the essential techniques required to produce your first wheel thrown pot and provide you with a hand building opportunity. Come...
Silver Jewellery  beginners' class - one day
Gold AWARD
(10)
Silver Jewellery beginners' class - one day
Warwickshire
£80
One day silver clay workshop in Loughborough or Market Bosworth. This is an introductory class to the wonders of Silver Clay. We will show you how to use the clay and help you to design and make your own jewellery which when fired becomes pure ,solid silver- you will make two or three pieces depending on size. The jewellery will be fired and ready for you to wear home or Why not make a unique gift Looking for something different or a party venue? We also offer bespoke courses and...
Basic dog collar making course workshop in Lincoln
Bronze AWARD
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Basic dog collar making course workshop in Lincoln
Lincolnshire - Next course on 27th August 2019
£30
This is a half day course where you will learn how to make your own ribbon based dog collar, choose from a selection of our designs. All materials included, basic sewing skills ideal. A hot drink is included on arrival, a voucher to use in the cafe for 'elevenses' and a voucher to use towards purchases afterwards in 'Fabric Corner'. We will cut the initial pattern through to the final stitch. You can choose whichever size collar your require on the day from: Extra Small Small Medium Large Please register...
Green Man! Full day sculpture workshop using Pal Tiya Premium
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(4)
Green Man! Full day sculpture workshop using Pal Tiya Premium
Leicestershire - Next course on 28th September 2019
£75
Green Man Workshop! Choose to spend a day at Dallacre Farm set in beautiful Northamptonshire countryside, creating a unique Green Man garden sculpture using a fantastic non-firing clay, Pal Tiya Premium. Weta workshop uses this product extensively to create large sculptures for private commissions and more. Learn how to sculpt the core in tin foil and other materials before applying the product. As our clay doesn't shrink during the curing process, there is scope to use it over items such as glass jars etc that just isn't possible with normal...
Modern calligraphy (1 day) in the Peak District
Gold AWARD
Modern calligraphy (1 day) in the Peak District
Derbyshire - Next course on 22nd September 2019
£95
An introduction to modern calligraphy. Open to both beginners and those with experience. Tutor: Alison Kelsall (from Mint Green Calligraphy) Join us from 9.30am for tea/coffee and introductions. There is an hour for lunch and breaks whenever you wish. • Purpose built studio in beautiful Peak District setting • Relaxed, creative atmosphere • 4 - 6 students per workshop • Open to both beginners and those with experience • Good fresh food, homemade cakes • Accommodation on site and nearby if required • Private groups welcome (minimum 4 people) Please...
Oak stool making experience - rustic carpentry & green wood work
Platinum AWARD
(71)
Oak stool making experience - rustic carpentry & green wood work
Leicestershire
£95
This unique green woodworking stool making course is an opportunity to 'unplug & slow down' & take a step into the rural life of an old fashioned village carpenter. During this very 'hands on' experience you will learn many traditional carpentry skills & techniques using a selection of beautiful old hand tools. You will walk away with a beautiful solid oak stool with a high quality finish (good enough to sell!) and made to last. Oak is used most of the time but sometimes there will be elm and ash...
Kate Morrell willow sculpture courses
Platinum AWARD
(77)
Kate Morrell willow sculpture courses
Leicestershire - Next course on 4th September 2019
£70
Learn to sculpt your own small willow animal in the grounds of my home in the beautiful setting of Donington Le Heath. We can work indoors or outdoors (weather permitting). Come and join me for a fun and relaxed informal day willow weaving. To start off with I would recommend a small animal or bird as the craft is very time consuming and I want you to leave with a finished piece of willow sculpture. I will show you the techniques I use to make the sculpture from start to...
Upholstery and Upcycling Furniture and Interiors
Platinum AWARD
(69)
Upholstery and Upcycling Furniture and Interiors
Derbyshire - Next course on 25th September 2019
£110
Whether you want to upholster an old foot stall, recover and revise a lampshade and stand, use decoupage to create a quirky chest of drawers or desk, make a roman blind or simply learn to use a sewing machine....this is the workshop for you! Lucy has oodles of skills and ideas to inspire you! From decoupage, paint effects, fabric application and quirky design concepts, this workshop will give you the skills and inspiration to transform your interior product. As well as learning many skills and techniques from Lucy you will...
Creative Vibe Glassblowing course
Platinum AWARD
(103)
Creative Vibe Glassblowing course
Bedfordshire
£165
An introduction into the world of glassblowing for beginners, the course introduces you to this amazing substance. Classes comprise of no more than three students at any a time as this allows you to develop your glassblowing skills at a non hurried pace. Students begin the day with the following: Health and safety talk and safe practice within the hot glass studio. Learn how to use different glassblowing tools. Gather molten glass from the furnace. Learn how to apply different types of coloured glass to the individual pieces of glass...
Introduction to screen printing
Gold AWARD
(19)
Introduction to screen printing
Northamptonshire - Next course on 24th August 2019
£55
Join designer & maker Ria Rich at her colourful studio in Rural Northamptonshire where this taster session will teach you the basics of screen printing: designing a print, creating stencils, mixing colour palettes and printing your finished design using printing inks. All materials will be supplied, plus a tote bag, tea towel or ready made cushion cover to print on and take home with you. You may also bring your own fabric or paper to print on if you wish. You'll not only take away a new skill, but a...

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