Have you ever wanted to make a lampshade to match your soft furnishings, or transform that piece of vintage fabric into something useful? This relaxed and supportive 2/3 hour, morning or afternoon workshop, introduces you to the simple techniques and tools required to make a basic 30cms drum lampshade (other sizes/heights available by prior arrangement and may incur additional cost). A range of attractive modern/vintage/African cotton print fabrics are available for you to choose from. Join 'virtually' with family and friends via Google Meet to make your lampshade! The courses are relaxed so you can work at your own pace with plenty of friendly support and guidance, taught by Vanessa, an experienced teacher.
What's included in the price?
Your Lampshade making kit comprises: Roll of sticky back PVC Piece of fabric (treated with fire retardant spray) Lampshade rings Roll of double sided tape Fabric tucking and rolling tools Set of photographic instructions
What you will need
Fabric scissors Pencil fabric tape measure or 12" ruler Iron and ironing board Wallpaper edge roller (not essential)
2½ hours (flexible times to suit)
Non-refundable - Refunds are not available
I am a part-time secondary school teacher, teaching ages 11-18 in crafts with 15 years experience and have a degree in 3D Design (woods, metals, plastics). Making 3D products and sewing has been a lifelong passion of mine and I love being able to teach new skills to you and delight in your amazement at what you create!
This course is taught online
- Tutor can travel
- Corporate days out & team building
- School holiday workshops & activities
- Suitable for beginners
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