Corn Dolly Christmas Decorations Workshop - One Day Course

Christmas Designs
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Description

This course is idea for those with a love of traditional English crafts.

Corn dollies are a form of straw work made as decoration.

During the day you will be shown traditional methods and create your own Christmas decoration.

Michael recently appeared on Channel 4 in Kirsty Alsop's Christmas Decorating competition with his corn dolly creations.

Tutor Information
Mike Sprigg started making corn dolly’s at the age of 8, when he was taught by his granddad. He had almost forgotten all about it until a few years ago, but have steadily built up a decent portfolio of different shapes, sizes and designs mostly from his imagination. Mike has shown at Yesterdays Farming which has been held on the Dillington house grounds for the past two years, last year he won the best original craft in show. Mike is looking forward to passing his knowledge on.

Refunds are not available on this booking. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Includes tuition, all materials, three course hot/cold buffet lunch, refreshments.

Contact

Bookings team at Dillington House. Somerset County Council
Dillington House
Ilminster
Somerset
TA19 9DT

Suitable for

  • Accommodation offered
  • Adults
  • Christmas
  • Hearing impaired
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Vision impaired
  • Wheelchair users

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