Sun-printed lampshade making workshops in Devon



A lamp shade making workshop using the gorgeous art of cyanotype printing. This is lampshade making with a difference, you get to design and make the sun printed material that you use to make your own lamp shade out of. You are making your own bespoke Lamp shade. Now Limited to 2 people per workshop to allow for social distancing and for a quality individual experience. This can also be a bespoke day for one person , who might want to make more than one Lampshade or one in a larger size. This would need to be discussed on application. This is a two part workshop, in the morning you learn sun printing techniques onto 100% cotton in order to make your own piece of sun printed material, after a packed lunch you learn how to make a lamp shade out of your finished piece of material, with demonstrations and guidance throughout. You will leave with your own very unique hand made sun printed lamp shade!

What's included in the price?

The course fees include use of all equipment and the making of one 20 cm or 30 cm lamp shade (if you want to do a 30 cm shade or a second lampshade, there will be an additional cost for extra materials on the day). The cost of a 20 cm Shade is included in the Course. Please bring a packed lunch with you. Also your own apron, plants and objects you may wish to include on your lamp shade. You will leave with your own unique hand made sun printed lamp shade of your own design.


4½ hours

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts



Bridget Arnold

with Craft Courses since 2012

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  • Parking provided
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  • Suitable for beginners
  • Accommodation offered
  • UK Holiday
  • Intermediate level
  • Public transport
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1 Ashburton Close, Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13 9EF