The Old Kennels

Contact Name: Tracey Bell

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Address:
The Old Kennels, Stentwood
Dunkeswell
Honiton
Devon
EX14 4RW

The Old Kennels
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About The Old Kennels

Established in 2003, The Old Kennels hosts a variety of courses tutored by local, national & international craftspeople.
We have built a reputation for engaging highly skilled and respected tutors whilst providing a welcoming, relaxed, supportive atmosphere in which to learn, escape day-to-day stresses and immerse yourself in creativity.
Set in the midst of the beautiful rolling Blackdown Hills in the heart of Devon, we also offer accommodation in our pretty four star apartment ‘The Loft’.

Courses, kits & gifts

 Intuitive Oil Painting with David Struwig – 'GLORIOUS GLAZES'
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Intuitive Oil Painting with David Struwig – 'GLORIOUS GLAZES'
Online on-demand course
£0
If you have ever wanted to pick up a brush and simply don't know where to start this is the second in a series of FREE online tutorials from David...
Apple – introduction to botanical coloured pencil drawing at The Old Kennels
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Apple – introduction to botanical coloured pencil drawing at The Old Kennels
Online on-demand course
£25
With Linda Hampson Member of the SW Society of Botanical Artists For those of you unable to attend Linda’s course in person we offer the option of joining us online....
Asparagus – Botanical coloured pencil drawing course for improvers
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Asparagus – Botanical coloured pencil drawing course for improvers
Online on-demand course
£25
With Linda Hampson For those of you unable to attend Linda’s course in person we offer the option of joining us online. The Asparagus course is a perfect introduction to...
Calligraphic arts - paper embossing at The Old Kennels
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Calligraphic arts - paper embossing at The Old Kennels
Online on-demand course
£25
With Alma Swan of Exeter Letterers For those of you unable to attend Alma’s course in person we offer the option of joining us online! A fantastic introduction to simple...
COMPLETE BEGINNERS – six part introduction to botanical & natural history coloured pencil drawing at The Old Kennels
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COMPLETE BEGINNERS – six part introduction to botanical & natural history coloured pencil drawing at The Old Kennels
Online on-demand course
£95
With Linda Hampson For those of you unable to attend Linda’s course in person we offer the option of joining us online. This is a chance to explore coloured pencil...
Devon stave basket course at The Old Kennels
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Devon stave basket course at The Old Kennels
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 17th November 2021
£195
Stave baskets are very hard wearing and give years of service. You will be making a ‘number 2’ sized basket with a handle, which was designed to hold about 20lbs...
French Wirework Bread Basket
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French Wirework Bread Basket
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 9th September 2021
£175
Adrian Rayment has been crafting traditional Victorian Wirework designs for over 30yrs. From large ornate Gazebo’s and Pergolas, Tables - Chairs to intricate basket wirework. He is considered the leading...
Pumpkins – introduction to botanical coloured pencil drawing at The Old Kennels
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Pumpkins – introduction to botanical coloured pencil drawing at The Old Kennels
Online on-demand course
£25
For those of you unable to attend Linda’s course in person we offer the option of joining us online. The Pumpkin course is a wonderful course for those newer to...
Sieves & riddles course at The Old Kennels
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Sieves & riddles course at The Old Kennels
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 23rd June 2021
£165
Make an 8″ potting sieve and a 18″ garden riddle with England’s only traditional sieve and riddle maker, Steve Overthrow, some of the most ancient tools dating back thousands of...
Twelve Months Subscription – Online Tutorials in botanical & natural history coloured pencil drawing at The Old Kennels
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Twelve Months Subscription – Online Tutorials in botanical & natural history coloured pencil drawing at The Old Kennels
Online on-demand course
£240
With Linda Hampson For those of you unable to attend Linda’s course in person we offer the option of joining us online! With our monthly subscription option you will be...
Working with silver at The Old Kennels
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Working with silver at The Old Kennels
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 10th June 2021
£185
Ever popular, this two-day class with professional silver smith Julian Livingstone is aimed at complete beginners and improvers. Starting with sheet metals and expert guidance you will learn to cut,...

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