In-person course
in Wirksworth, Matlock

Willow Animal Sculpture (2 days) in the Peak District

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Description

Let your imagination run wild! Join us for this engaging workshop making creatures great and small. Willow is a fun and accessible medium which gives impressive results in a relatively short space of time. Over the 2 days you can choose to design and construct either one four-legged animal or a pair of bird sculptures. Foxes, pheasants, hares and hens; sheep, deer, cats and dogs all prove popular, although projects have also included a snail, peacock and even a unicorn! Abstract forms are equally possible if you prefer this approach. Suitable for both beginners and those with some willow or sculpture experience. Tutor: Caroline Gregson or Emma Parkins Start time: Join us from 10.00am for tea/coffee and introductions. Tuition starts at 10.30am End time: Tuition finishes around 4.30pm There is an hour for lunch and breaks whenever you wish. • Purpose built studio in beautiful Peak District setting • Relaxed, creative atmosphere • 4 - 6 students per workshop • Open to both beginners and those with experience • Good fresh food, homemade cakes • Accommodation on site and nearby if required • Private groups welcome (minimum 4 people) For further information or any questions please select the 'Ask a Question' button to be put in touch with the course organiser..

What's included in the price?

Course fee includes professional tuition, lunches and refreshments - an additional materials fee applies. There is a charge of approx. £15 per person for materials. This covers the willow you will need for the workshop. Tools are provided but feel free to bring your own secateurs if you prefer. A tasty light lunch is included. Please let us know of any special dietary requirements. Tea, coffee and biscuits are available all day to help yourself and there will be home-made cake mid afternoon. Accommodation available at extra charge: 'Godfrey Hole Cottage' - On site. 2 bedrooms. Sleeps 3 'The Counting House' - Georgian town house in Wirksworth, 1 mile away. 1 bedroom. Sleeps 2

Duration

2 days (10:00am to 4:30pm)

Cancellation policy

Strict - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 8 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

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Zantium Studios Ltd

with Craft Courses since 2017

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Venue

Zantium Studios, Godfrey Hole House, Near Hopton, Wirksworth, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 4DF

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Pet lovers
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Romantic
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • UK Holiday
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Weekends
  • Accommodation offered
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Stag dos
  • Hen dos
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