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Marquetry Workshop at Hanwell Wine Estate

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Description

Marquetry Workshop Marquetry is a heritage art & craft where pieces of veneer are stuck onto an object, forming creative patterns & designs. When you join us for this workshop you will learn the basic techniques of pictorial marquetry. You will cut hardwood veneers, assemble the marquetry panels and glue-up the items for your pendant. Then after finishing and polishing, your beautiful pendant will be complete and ready to take home. What you will make: In this workshop you will be able to choose from two designs to create your own charming wooden pendant. What you will learn: Introduction to the tools and materials and how to handle them Techniques including; cutting, assembling, finishing and polishing Outline of the afternoon: Welcome and refreshments Introduction to the tools & materials Start sticking backs onto shapes Demonstration of “window method” cutting Cutting the design Demonstration of geometric assembly Begin on geometric Demonstration of sanding & lacquering Afternoon tea & cake Regroup for assembly of items Recap & depart with your finished pendant Who is the workshop for- Perfect for beginners or people with experience.

What's included in the price?

All materials and light refreshments are included in the workshop price.

Duration

3 hours

Cancellation policy

Medium - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts

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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Wheelchair users
  • Overseas Holiday
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Stag dos
  • Christmas
  • Hen dos
  • Pet lovers
  • Public transport
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • UK Holiday
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
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FAQs

No prior knowledge is required, this course is designed for beginners or those wishing to learn the art of cyanotype.

Venue

Hanwell Wine Estate, Melton Road, Hickling Pastures, Melton Mowbray, Nottinghamshire, LE14 3QG