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Lampshade making

No-Sew Drum Lampshade Making at Lechlade Craft Barn

Duration: 2.5 hours

Price: £30

Book with: Jennie Rainsford
at Lechlade Craft Barn

Orchard House South

Course Start Dates

Thursday 30th January 2020

About the Course

We offer a variety of different Lampshade Making Workshops,
No-Sew Drum, Empire or Coolie Lampshade Making £30 (half day or evening)
Hand-Stitched Traditional Lampshade Making £45 (full day) & Embroidered & Appliqued Lampshades £45 (full day).

You will learn techniques to create a professionally finished lampshade. The drum lampshades come in a variety of sizes - a 20cm drum shade is included in your workshop, or you can upgrade to a larger size for an additional charge.

At the hand-stitched lampshade workshop you will learn to create a traditional scalloped edge lampshade. From covering the frame to making the shade and adding trimmings. Some machine and hand sewing are required.

Or create a unique lampshade using applique techniques, hand and machine (not essential) embroidery. Design a piece of fabric depicting a landscape, garden, favourite building or your house! You will learn how to use fabric texture, colour and patterns to build up your design. The possibilities are endless and you will have a unique piece of art for your home. This is a two in one workshop as you will also learn how to make a drum lampshade from your appliqued design, no sewing involved in that part.

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

What's included in the price?

Tools & materials are included unless otherwise stated. Full details will be given on booking.

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  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Events & groups
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  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers

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