Do you want to learn a new skill? Stuck for a fun Christmas Gift? Then join us for a fun and friendly workshop in Container Candle Making
Learn how to make exquisite gifts for family & friends, brides & bridesmaids learn how to make your own wedding decorations & favours. Or maybe you would like to start your own artisan business? Whatever the reason, you are very welcome to join us for an informative and...
- Next course on 2nd February 2019
3-day of enjoyable & instructive personal tuition - tailored to suit beginners & experienced carvers. I'll show you how to work on your personal projects from masonry to completed artwork, and advise you on how to continue to develop your skills after the course. Maximum 3 students per course, which allows a great deal of specialised attention. Reduced fee for 2 or 3 bookings.
Tool skills & Carving techniques.
Would you like to make Soap using Ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen or garden? Then come along and join Jools in her fun filled workshop.
Jools is Cert Ed qualified and has run her own natural cosmetics company for a number of years and has an enormous passion for all things natural.
On the Course you will learn to tailor make soap for yourself, family and friends or to start your own...
Mosaic course with experienced artist tutor Joy Sturgess
Joy offers one and two day courses.
Fee for one day: £45
Fee for two days: £90
On the one day course you will be able to make a mosaic for indoors, for example a picture to hang up, coasters, a bee, seahorse, a sign for the bathroom or bedroom. You can work from your own design idea or I can help you come up with a...
These 2 day courses are designed for beginners and intermediates. In my beautiful, light studio in Todmorden, West Yorkshire, spend a weekend learning basketry techniques to weave your own strong storage basket with a unique wooden handle, a traditional English Shopper or a really sturdy log basket! (1 day courses are also available)
Go to my website to see everything I have coming up and the other venues I work from. I also host other...
- Next course on 26th January 2019
Learn how to make a piece of jewellery on this one day course. You can make either a pair of earrings (studs or drops) OR you can make a pendant (you may be able to make both depending on the size you decide on).
You will be shown a range of techniques which will enable you to come up with your own design.
The format of the class will consist of a series of short...
Introduction to Greenwood Craft - a weekend course
A 3 day course to introduce you to Green wood craft, using a Pole Lathe, basic craft tools and making simple rustic furniture.
Over the course, you will cover the following:
Be introduced to basic woodland management and spend part of the first day in the woodland learning how to fell and coppice small trees for greenwood craft and consider different types of native timbers [wood] and...
- Next course on 19th January 2019
Learn how to make rings using traditional hand tools & jewellery making methods.
This one day course is a fun way to spend a day and at the end you will have a beautiful set of three silver stacking rings to take home.
This course is taught with demonstrations to a small group with individual attention being given to students where needed.
You can customise your design by adding texture if you want to or...
- Next course on 18th December 2018
Classes run in 2-hour weekly sessions £69 for 6 sessions, anytime between 1st October and 30th June.
Come and learn to restore your favorite chair in a relaxed and fun atmosphere in small size classes (max 6 people) and personalised tuition. All levels welcome from beginners to advanced.
Just choose the day of the week that suits you best:
- Tuesday 10.30hrs – 12.30hrs
- Wednesday 19.00hrs – 21.00hrs
- Thursday 10.30hrs – 12.30hrs
Carve a Half Size Laminated rocking horse with instruction from Michael Wem.
Make this appealing Half-Size Traditional Style Rocking Horse carved in Plywood.
Finished size approx. 36” long x 21” high x 8” wide (900 x 540 x 195mm)
These courses are aimed at those wishing to make a laminated mini Rocking Horse. Michael will show you how, using traditional hand tools and the latest electric carving tools which are ideal for this beautiful laminated...