Lampshade Making Workshop with Sallydove at MAKERS Bristol with homemade cake!
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About the Course
You will make a 20cm or 30cm diameter drum lampshade that can be made for a pendant (ceiling) or table lamp. You will learn professional skills AND treat yourself to an enjoyable and relaxed three hours too. Perfect! Just bring a half metre of light to medium weight cotton (patchworking cotton is ideal- more details on booking). Sallydove will provide all the other materials required plus tuition, take home instructions and freshly made cake and tea.
Your tutor, Sallydove is one of the co-founders of MAKERS shop & gallery in Bristol. She has taught at Kew Gardens and many other lovely settings which now include this gorgeous location one minute walk from MAKERS. Having trained in textiles to M.A level, she now hand screen prints her original designs onto textiles. Sally loves the joy of making and creativity, and looks forward to sharing some creative time with you.
No previous craft skills required and you will take home your beautiful new lampshade!
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 includes all the necessary materials ( ringsets, pvc backing, tapes etc) except for the fabric, which means you can bring something to match your decor. Take home instructions are provided and there are kits available to buy on the day if you want to go home and make more! All details of the most suitable fabrics are provided with your booking confirmation. Help yourself teas & coffee are provided on the day, with freshly made scrumptious cakes.
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Course Start Dates
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.