Hands on cobbling workshop

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Hands on cobbling workshop

This is a ‘Hands On’ day enabling you to learn the skills associated with traditional methods of laying cobbles. A peaceful day with your square metre of ground in front of you and the materials and expertise to learn this age-old traditional skill.

Understanding Basic Pattern Cutting

Make a simple tunic shape to suit your figure type. This is a one day course where you get step by step instructions to create a very basic simple tunic

Furniture Painting Techniques – Upcylce an old piece of furniture

Upcycle a small piece of furniture using chalk painting techniques. Under expert guidance from Sonja Tilleard of ‘White and Green’, learn how forgiving chalk paint is and how to use it to the best effect, before giving your own small item a new lease of life.

An Introduction to Glass Fusing

Create your own coasters, plaques, candle holders, jewellery or even Chrsitmas decorations in this one day workshop. After expert instruction on the different techniques and applications, you will be let loose to create whatever you like for the rest of the day.

Repeat Pattern Design – make your own Worktop Saver and Placemats

Spend a fascinating day with textile artist Georgia Wilkinson learning all about repeat pattern design and creating a matching large glass worktop saver and two matching half size glass placemats.

Make your own Leather-Handled Tote Bag

Make your own bespoke large, spacious, lined tote bag with leather handles in a fabric of your choice, with an open top and magnetic snap closure. Under the guidance of tutor Emma Redfern from ‘Hole House Bags’ fame.

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