Block Printing for the Home - Gloucestershire/Wiltshire/Oxfordshire Borders

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Description

Discover the ancient art of Indian block printing and learn how to print fabric for your home. Enjoy a fun and creative day that is great fun for all abilities! Create a design on fabric to make a drum lampshade and co-ordinating cushion cover. The lampshade can be used on a hanging ceiling pendant or a lamp base. Create an instant table lamp with a decorative gin bottle from our selection and a unique bottle adapter. (£8 extra). In this workshop you will: - Use hand-carved wooden blocks made in rural India by skilled artisans - Learn techniques to apply to textile projects, home furnishings, papercrafts & more - Plan your design on sample fabric - Explore applying layers of colour - Discover how to add detail - Pick up tips for laying out and repeating designs

What's included in the price?

Your workshop will include: - Practice Fabric - Printing Fabric - 20cm Drum Lampshade Kit - Cushion Cover Included items can be varied (e.g. Cushion Cover for 2nd Lampshade Kit or an apron) and additional items, including cushion inners will be available to purchase on the day.

Duration

6 hours (10:00am to 4:00pm)

Cancellation policy

Non-refundable - Refunds are not available

Maker

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Lechlade Craft Barn

with Craft Courses since 2015

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Crafting in the Cotswolds – what’s not to love? Lechlade Craft Barn offers craft workshops in the pretty Cotswolds market town of Lechlade on Thames. The Craft Barn is an attractive old stone barn at Karen's home and is the perfect setting to discover and develop your crafting skills. Owner Karen has a long-held passion for crafting, with backgrounds in art & design and event management. The barn is accessed via external stone steps and therefore may not be suitable for anyone with mobility issues. Some workshops are delivered nearby in the bright and spacious Memorial Hall complex and other local venues. In addition to published workshops, we also offer bespoke Crafty Parties for Hens, groups of friends and family or for a special occasion.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Christmas
  • Easter
  • Parking provided
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Mother's Day
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Hen dos
  • Romantic
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Venue

The Pavilion at Lechlade Memorial Hall , Oak Street, Lechlade, Gloucestershire, GL7 3AY