Fabulous Fruit and Flowers in Autumn - Stamp Making and Paper Sculpture in Derbyshire


Duration: one day, 10 - 4pm

Price: £65

Run by: Liz Wellby
at Liz Wellby - Artist, Teacher & Maker

07979 712633

The Slipper Studio
Carsington
Matlock
Derbyshire
DE4 4BY

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About the Course

Join artist, teacher and maker Liz Wellby at The Slipper Studio on the edge of the Peak District, for an Autumn inspired workshop and create your own “Harvest Festival”.

Exploring the theme of Fabulous Fruit and Flowers in Autumn, you will create a veritable cornucopia of 2 and 3D outcomes. In the morning you will have the opportunity to design and cut your own stamps and create unique cards, gift tags and hanging decorations. The afternoon will be set aside to create beautiful free standing paper sculptures made from vintage paper; using a deceptively simple process you will be surprised with the quality of your outcomes. Learn the skills to continue creating further pieces at your kitchen table.

Liz will host the workshop at her studio. The venue is beautifully presented, with handcrafted workbenches and a wood burner, with views down into the village.

About the tutor
Liz Wellby is a versatile and experienced artist, teacher and maker, with a particular interest in sculpture and printmaking. Following the completion of a Fine Arts degree at Loughborough University and subsequent post graduate studies, she returned to Derbyshire, where for over 25 years she has lived and worked. Liz now lives in a small village on the edge of the Peak District, working from her studio - The Slipper Studio, kept company by her husband and a kitten called Bert.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

The workshop will run from 10 - 4pm, with places limited to 5. All materials and equipment will be provided, with refreshments served throughout the day. Please bring along your lunch and an apron.

NB
You may wish to bring along some old hard backed books or children’s annuals to up cycle (optional) and your slippers (optional)

Please use the contact form if you have any questions or wish to book a place.



Want to review this course?

A most enjoyable course.
Preparation and presentation excellent.
All materials provided.
Friendly and lively atmosphere
I would certainly go again.

- - #17994

Response from Liz Wellby - Artist, Teacher & Maker:

Thank you.

Really pleased that you enjoyed your day at The Slipper Studio.

Very relaxing, rewarding and informative day spent in a lovely home. Liz our tutor could not have done more to make us feel comfortable and to help us with the projects we undertook.

- - #17932

Response from Liz Wellby - Artist, Teacher & Maker:

Thank you.

Really appreciate you taking time to review the workshop you attended.

A warm and friendly day. Well organised and productive. A lovely studio, ideal for small numbers, with excellent facilities. Liz taught, encouraged and managed us with skill and good humour.

- - #17931

Response from Liz Wellby - Artist, Teacher & Maker:

Thank you for your thoughtful comments.

Much appreciated.

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