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Bookbinding - Single Section Bookbinding **To be Rescheduled**

Sun, 5 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop is the perfect introduction to bookbinding. It will introduce participants to three basic book structures which form the foundation for further more advanced processes. Suitable either for complete beginners or for...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Willow Sculpture - Chickens + Other Birds **To be Rescheduled**

Sun, 5 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

In this intensive day spent with willow sculptor Jess Wilkinson you will pick up many of the techniques and tips to help you work with willow to plan and create a 3D sculpture....

£85

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All Levels

1 spaces available

NEW

Essential Drawing Techniques for Artists

Wed, 22 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A day to focus on drawing, particularly on techniques and approaches to drawing which will help you understand tone, proportion and composition. These skills will lead to better planning for painting and printmaking....

£85

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Novice

0 spaces available

Sewing Skills: Unlock Your Overlocker! ***NEW DATE***

Wed, 22 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

***NEW DATE*** If you wish to build skills and confidence you need to unlock and get the most from your overlocker, this is the day for you! Saddle up your overlocker and join...

£85

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Intermediate

0 spaces available

Wet Felted Pictures - Painting with Fibres

Fri, 24 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop is for everyone who has a love of all things textural. You will learn the basic wet felting method and at the same time produce a picture made from Merino wool...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Wire Sculpture: Small Songbirds with Flowers

Fri, 24 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Chris Moss makes 3D open-wire pieces of sculpture, large and small. Learn from her how to use wire to form small bird sculptures and design a sculptural piece that can then be mounted...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Beautiful Botanical Books

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - Sun, 26 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Be inspired by Alice Fox and join her to explore a series of simple but effective techniques for making marks on paper using plant material. The course includes: - techniques for botanical contact...

£170

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Blacksmithing - Sculptural Flowers for the Garden

Sat, 25 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Forge your own gorgeous gifts on this hands-on day whether you are new to blacksmithing or want to try your hand at something different. Blacksmith/sculptor Adrian Wood brings forges and anvils and you...

£115

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Blacksmithing - Fire + BBQ Tools with Ramshead Handles

Sun, 26 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A rare opportunity to have a hands-on day of blacksmithing - working hot metal by hand and finding out how to create a ramshead handle. Blacksmith/sculptor Adrian Wood brings with him anvils, tools and...

£115

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Design + Print a Pair of Lush Cushions

Wed, 29 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Gillian for a fun workshop designing and printing your own pair of cushion covers. This workshop will be a wonderful journey into design composition and fabric printing. Using a great selection of...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Dot Pictures & Coasters in Polymer Clay

Wed, 29 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Be inspired by dots - whether its the stories depicted in Aboriginal dot paintings or the paint effects of pointillism. During this one day workshop with artist, Jane Burnley, you will discover how...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Mixed Media - Big, Bold Experiments in Black & White **EXTRA DATE**

Wed, 29 Apr 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Big, bold experiements in B&W...this is experimental and abstract Mixed Media in Monochrome with artist Jane Burnley. Have you ever fancied painting big, trying out lots of different media and techniques? Would you...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Bookbinding - Leather Wrap Books

Fri, 1 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Kate Bowles makes handbound books using recycled papers and fabric. Join her to make your own leather wrap book. During this one-day workshop you will be introduced to the heritage craft of bookbinding...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Printmaking - Dales + Meadows in Monoprint

Fri, 1 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Monoprintmaking is one of the most "painterly", spontaneous and exciting ways of making prints, with each print created being unique. Explore this wildly diverse print method with Hester Cox to guide you and...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Introduction to Wet Felting - Textured Rock Pool Wall Hanging

Sat, 2 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join feltmaker Louise Curnin for this workshop and get a real taste of the art of felt making. You will not only learn the basic skills needed to make flat felt from wool...

£85

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Novice

0 spaces available

Silversmithing - Silver Bands + Knot Rings

Sat, 2 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Rebecca for a day of silversmithing. Using sterling silver you will be guided through the steps involved in making two rings - a simple band and a Celtic Weave ring - all...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Photography - Capturing Flowers & Gardens

Sun, 3 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A day creating images of Flowers and Gardens around Mashamshire with professional photographer Whitfield Benson. Spend the day taking inspiration from the landscape, flora and fauna. Both wider landscape images and close ups...

£85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

NEW

Soft Pastels - Fur + Feather - Texture & Softness in Wildlife + Animal Painting

Sun, 3 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sue Orrey-Godden is a local artist whose work is known for capturing wildlife and animals. Join her for this workshop, aimed at all levels to learn some of her techniques. You will learn...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Experimental Papermaking - Incorporating Textiles

Wed, 6 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This will be an experimental, fun and therapeutic day exploring the magical art of papermaking using pulps made from waste papers and plant materials. Papermaking artist Niki Hampson of Pulpitations will share her...

£85

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All Levels

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Make a Gorgeous Herdwick Sheep Doorstop **EXTRA DATE**

Wed, 6 May 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

**NEW DATE ADDED DUE TO DEMAND** Join needlefelt maker Annis McGowan to create a heavy-weight and highly unique Herdwick Sheep doorstop. This beautiful object is made of a blended wool mix, including iconic...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Mixed Media Made Easy

Fri, 8 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Spend the day learning about mixed media from artist Josie Beszant. During the workshop you will learn: - what paints and adhesives work together - and which ones don’t - how to combine...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Pewtersmithing: Jewellery with Patterns & Texture

Fri, 8 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Ella McIntosh to create your own stunning pewter jewellery. During this workshop you will be using a traditional jeweller's rolling mill to add texture and pattern to pewter with items such as...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

African-Style Frame Basket in Plant Fibres

Sat, 9 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

During this one day workshop, Averil will help you explore the beauty and versatility of fibre basketry techniques. By the end of the day you will have created a small frame basket in...

£85

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Pewtersmithing: Vessels Using a Rolling Mill

Sat, 9 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This pewtersmithing workshop enables you to make a pewter vessel and revolves around the use of a piece of equipment called a 'rolling mill'. Under the guidance of Ella you will use the...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Silverclay Jewellery - Inspired by Nature

Sun, 10 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Make a piece of jewellery using textures and inspiration from nature. You will also be taught the exciting technique of making a mould and producing a piece from that. Go home with a...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Willow for The Garden - Make a Hanging Pergola-Style Bird Table

Sun, 10 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This beautiful pergola style bird table has an elegant overhanging roof which involves some challenging weaving. So ideally you will already have some experience of willow weaving before attending this workshop. Use willow...

£85

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All Levels

2 spaces available

NEW

Loom Weaving - Become a Weaver....

Wed, 13 May 2020 - Thu, 14 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and enjoy a wonderful 2 days of weaving with Jan Beadle on a 4 shaft table loom. This 2 day format, allows time for you to learn the process from scratch from...

£170

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Using Resist Techniques in Watercolour

Wed, 13 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Resists are an essential feature in the work of many artists including Henry Moore, John Blockley and John Piper. Artist Ian Scott Massie who uses these techniques extensively in his own work, will...

£70 £85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

Botanical Drawing - Delights of May

Thu, 14 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Experienced tutor and botanical artist, Sue Vize, will help you achieve more out of a coloured pencil than you thought possible! She will show you how to achieve depth of tone and colour...

£85

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All Levels

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A Practical Introduction to Cyanotype Print Making

Fri, 15 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print. It is literally a “dark blue impression”. Cyanotype images are made using light-sensitive chemicals to produce the permanent pigment ‘Prussian Blue’. During...

£85

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Novice

0 spaces available

NEW

Printmaking - Hand Printed Woodcut

Fri, 15 May 2020 - Sat, 16 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Woodcut printmaking has been used in Europe since the 12th century - for printing images onto textiles and on paper by the late 14th century. The process involves a woodblock being carved so...

£170

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All Levels

1 spaces available

Ceramics - Porcelain Pouches, Pockets + Envelopes

Sat, 16 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Have a go at making a selection of beautiful and quirky creations in beautiful porcelain with ceramicist Charlotte Morrison. Learn techniques for working porcelain clay successfully to create cute and unusual containers perfect...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Blacksmithing: Making a Dragon Candle Holder

Sun, 17 May 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

An amazing opportunity to have a hands-on day of blacksmithing. Blacksmith/sculptor Adrian Wood brings with him anvils, tools and mobile forges and you will go home with a fabulous dragon candle holder design made...

£115

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Sew Your Own Casual Messenger Bag

Sun, 17 May 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

On this intensive 1 day workshop with Claire Humphries, you will learn how to sew your own casual messenger bag in your own choice of fabric. Under Claire's guidance you will explore adding pockets...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Kiln-Fired Silver Rings from Precious Metal Clay

Wed, 20 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop is both suitable for those new to using silver clay or those looking for a great next step as you learn skills for making a silver ring. You will make one...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Printmaking - Landscape in Linocut

Wed, 20 May 2020 - Thu, 21 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Linocut printmaking is a wonderful way of working without the need for a press. The graphic qualities of this relief print method make it a great medium for exploring the shapes, patterns and...

£170

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Essential Watercolour

Thu, 21 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A comprehensive grounding in the principles of using watercolour. Suitable for beginners or for any artist who wishes to go back to basics and be inspired. - Find out about the principles of...

£85

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Novice

1 spaces available

Introduction To One Colour Screen Printing

Fri, 22 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Screenprinting is a vibrant, flexible medium beloved of artists and craftspeople, in which the print is created by pressing ink through a stencilled fabric screen. This course will introduce you to the equipment,...

£85

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Novice

1 spaces available

Mastering Knife Skills in Wood– Spoon Carving

Fri, 22 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Start knife carving in wood - it's amazing what you can do with just a small axe and a couple of knives. Working with green unseasoned wood you will learn to use really...

£85

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Novice

0 spaces available

Chicken Wire Sculpture - Year-Round Alliums + Flowers

Sat, 23 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Chris Moss makes 3D open-wire pieces of sculpture, large and small. Learn from her how to use chicken wire to make gorgeous flowers for display inside or out. Make a collection of alliums...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Make a Gorgeous Herdwick Sheep Doorstop

Sat, 23 May 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join needlefelt maker Annis McGowan to create a heavy-weight and highly unique Herdwick Sheep doorstop. This beautiful object is made of a blended wool mix, including iconic Herdwick fleece. It is formed into...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Birds, Real or Imagined - Sculpted in Wire + Paper

Sun, 24 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Joanna Coupland is well known for her quirky sculptures formed from paper and wire. Join her for this 1 day workshop to find out how she creates these funky forms. Your subject will...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Make a Gorgeous Herdwick Sheep Doorstop

Sun, 24 May 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join needlefelt maker Annis McGowan to create a heavy-weight and highly unique Herdwick Sheep doorstop. This beautiful object is made of a blended wool mix, including iconic Herdwick fleece. It is formed into...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Eco Printing Using Plant Materials

Thu, 28 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join textile artist, Jane Hare, for a day of getting back to nature, eco printing using plant materials. Using leaves gathered from the garden or hedgerow, common vegetables and the power of steam,...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Pyrography - Burning Designs on Wood

Thu, 28 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Pyrography is the art of decorating wood by burning designs onto the wood. Join Bob who will be able to inspire you to create your own burnt wood designs. Bob will be able...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Eco Printing Using Plant Materials

Fri, 29 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join textile artist, Jane Hare, for a day of getting back to nature, eco printing using plant materials. Using leaves gathered from the garden or hedgerow, common vegetables and the power of steam,...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Have a Stab at Needlefelt Animals

Fri, 29 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Have a stab at this! Needle felting is a fascinating technique which allows you to sculpt carded wool into three-dimensional objects. It lends itself very well to animal sculpture as the results are...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

Intermediate Hand Embroidery

Sat, 30 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

During this 1 day workshop with Louise Goult you will move your hand embroidery skills to the next level. If you've got to grips with the basics by completing the Louise's beginners workshop,...

£85

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Intermediate

0 spaces available

Mixed Media - Natural Forms in Large Scale

Sat, 30 May 2020 - Sun, 31 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Anna for this extended 2 day workshop on the 30/31 May where you will have the time to explore the forms and colours found in nature, using an experimental range of mixed...

£170

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All Levels

2 spaces available

No-Fuss Furniture Painting Using Annie Sloan Paint

Sun, 31 May 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Be inspired by Melanie's fresh, friendly and practical approach to furniture painting . Develop your own personal style as you gain confidence in choosing the colours to match the finish. Express your own individual...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

NEW

**EXTRA DATE** Introduction to the Art of Glass Engraving

Wed, 3 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

***Extra date due to demand*** Join Sandra Snaddon, a Fellow of the Guild of Glass Engravers, to learn a new skill and take home your very own piece of engraved glass. All equipment...

£85

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Novice

0 spaces available

NEW

**EXTRA DATE** Introduction to the Art of Paper Marbling

Wed, 3 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

***Extra date added due to demand*** Marbling is addictive - fact! If you love colour, pattern and all things paper, then this is the class for you! Join marbler and bookbinder Freya Scott...

£95

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All Levels

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**EXTRA DATE** Bookbinding - Make an "Open Spine" Book

Thu, 4 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

***Extra date added - perfect timing to visit the 2020 Shipley Wayzgoose! *** Kate Bowles makes handbound books using recycled papers and fabric. Join her to make your own simple open-spine book. During...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Introduction to the Art of Paper Marbling

Thu, 4 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Marbling is addictive - fact! If you love colour, pattern and all things paper, then this is the class for you! Join marbler and bookbinder Freya Scott for a day learning this fantastic...

£95

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All Levels

-2 spaces available

Cold Wax + Oil Painting

Fri, 5 Jun 2020 - Sat, 6 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

In this experimental course you will be guided step by step through the method of building up paintings in layers with cold wax. Cold wax is used at room temperature, without heat, and...

£170

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All Levels

3 spaces available

NEW

Gilding + Colouring Effects on Stone - Coasters & Bookends

Fri, 5 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

This is a fun day with stone carver, Gaynor Pearson, exploring the options for imbuing stone with added colour and gilded effects. The natural colour and textural qualities of stone can be accentuated...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Mosaics - Create Hares of the Summer Sun

Sat, 6 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Spend a fantastic day with Julie, learning the essentials of working with mosaic to create a mosaic hare. Depict your Hare leaping, dancing or turning its face to the sun amongst the Summer...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Stone Carving - Seed Pods & Plants in Bas Relief

Sat, 6 Jun 2020 - Sun, 7 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Botanical subjects have provided a source of inspiration for relief stone carvers for thousands of years. Whether it was as symbols of fertility and renewal, or the passage of time and death. Flowers,...

£170

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Flowers in Fused Glass - Plaques + Light-Catchers

Sun, 7 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Zoe Simon of Uredale Glass for a day making gorgeous flower-inspired designs in fused glass. You will be introduced to different ways of using colour to create fabulous tiles and plaques, you...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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The Craft of Green Wood Bowl Carving

Sun, 7 Jun 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

On this one-day introduction to the ancient craft of bowl carving with Mike Craig you will use traditional hand tools to carve your own bowl from native green timber. The joy of this...

£95

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Novice

0 spaces available

An Introduction to Techniques for Line + Wash

Thu, 10 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Try your hand at "line and wash" - the creation of a pen and ink sketch tinted with a wash of coloured ink or watercolour - with artist John Harrison. You will start...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Experimental Stitch with Found Objects

Thu, 10 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Taking an experimental approach with textile artist Alice Fox, you will explore different ways to incorporate a range of found objects into hand-stitched textile artwork. Find out about options such as wrapping, couching,...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

A Contemporary Approach to Watercolour

Fri, 11 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Watercolour frequently suffers from an undeserved reputation as a pale, washed out medium. Contemporary watercolour artists, however, are exploring vibrant new ways of creating results rich in colour and texture, and this course...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Pattern Design - Unique Worktop Saver + Coasters

Fri, 11 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join textile artist Georgia Wilkinson for an exciting day learning about repeat pattern design. Georgia will introduce you to the world of repeat patterns providing you with some of the core design principles...

£85

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All Levels

4 spaces available

Eco Printing Using Plant Materials

Sat, 12 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join textile artist, Jane Hare, for a day of getting back to nature, eco printing using plant materials. Using leaves gathered from the garden or hedgerow, common vegetables and the power of steam,...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Lampshade Making Morning

Sat, 12 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Spend a fun and relaxing morning with fabric designer Georgia Wilkinson and create a beautiful drum lampshade to take home. Choose from a selection of Georgia's unique and fun fabrics or even use...

£40

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Novice

0 spaces available

Lampshade Making Afternoon

Sat, 12 Sep 2020

1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Spend a fun and relaxing afternoon with fabric designer Georgia Wilkinson and create a beautiful drum lampshade to take home. Choose from a selection of Georgia's unique and fun fabrics or even use...

£40

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Novice

0 spaces available

Art for Absolute Beginners

Sun, 13 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Have you ever wondered where to begin? Here's your chance to have a go at art for starters. Get some gentle and fun guidance and try out materials such as watercolours, pastels, acrylics...

£85

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Novice

0 spaces available

Willow Sculpture - Chickens + Other Birds

Sun, 13 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

In this intensive day spent with willow sculptor Jess Wilkinson you will pick up many of the techniques and tips to help you work with willow to plan and create a 3D sculpture....

£85

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All Levels

7 spaces available

Chicken Wire Sculpture - Hens + Ducks

Wed, 16 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Chris Moss makes 3D open-wire pieces of sculpture, large and small. Learn from her how to use chicken wire to make your own chicken or duck suitable for inside or out. A bird...

£85

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All Levels

1 spaces available

Stone Carving - Green Man in High Relief

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - Fri, 18 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Whether you're trying your hand with a chisel on stone for the first time, or you already have some experience, join Gaynor for this 3 day workshop where you will develop your own...

£235

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Ruined Castles & Abbeys in Watercolour **EXTRA DATE**

Thu, 17 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Ian Scott Massie to explore the portrayal of romantic ruins in the landscape using watercolour. From Jervaulx Abbey, and Middleham Castle to the follies of Hackfall woods, inspiration is all around us...

£85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

NEW

Wise Owls in Needlefelt

Thu, 17 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Join needle felt maker Annis McGowan to create a beautiful wise owl. Whether you're new to needle felting or have done some before, this workshop will be suitable for you. You can express...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Coiled Baskets in Plant Fibre

Fri, 18 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

During this one day workshop, Averil will help you explore the beauty and versatility of fibre basketry techniques to include coiled baskets made from pine needles, sedge and other decorative grasses. A coiled...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Peg Loom Weaving - Woven Cushion Cover Top

Fri, 18 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and enjoy a wonderful day weaving your very own woven cushion cover top using a peg loom. This workshop is perfect for beginners and you will be supported as you create your...

£85

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Novice

4 spaces available

Beginners Silverclay Jewellery - Texture in Silver

Sat, 19 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

You will be guided through using precious metal clay to design and create a pendant or earrings, using a variety of textures to produce some stunning effects. You will go home with a...

£85

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Novice

0 spaces available

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Ceramics - Creating Small Decorative Dishes

Sat, 19 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join ceramicist Charlotte Morrison and create small dishes for all those little needs! Learn how to use various ceramic decoration techniques - inlay, scraffitto, paper resist and much more. Find out the pros...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Acrylic Painting - An Approach to Abstracting a Landscape

Sun, 20 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

If you like painting and pattern and would like to paint an abstract landscape but you're not quite sure how, this is the perfect workshop for you. Join artist Jane Burnley who will...

£85

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All Levels

7 spaces available

Blacksmithing - Sculptural Flowers for the Garden

Sun, 20 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Forge your own gorgeous gifts on this hands-on day whether you are new to blacksmithing or want to try your hand at something different. Blacksmith/sculptor Adrian Wood brings forges and anvils and you...

£115

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Developing Line + Wash Techniques - Light + Shade

Wed, 23 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join artist John Harrison for this workshop, intended to build on skills learned in his introductory Line + Wash skills workshops. Attendance on one of John's previous workshops is helpful but not essential...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Fused Glass - Sheepish Designs!

Wed, 23 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Everyone loves glass - the gorgeous colours and the effect of the light streaming through it. Fused glass has a particular quality - the shapes are softened, melted and fused when compatible glass...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Printmaking - Introduction to Wildlife in Linocut

Thu, 24 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Linocut printmaking is a wonderful way of working without the need for a press and the graphic qualities of this relief print method make it a great medium for depicting the many gorgeous...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Screen Printing - Working in Multiple Layers

Thu, 24 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop is designed for those who have already attended a basic introductory workshop or who already have some experience of one colour screen printing. This workshop takes the process further, creating single...

£85

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Intermediate

4 spaces available

Sculpt a Head or Mask in Clay

Fri, 25 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join ceramic sculptor Iris Wilkinson for this one day workshop where you will use clay modelling tools and techniques to sculpt a head in clay. Whether you model your head on someone you...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Stained Glass Taster Day - Simple Leaded Glass Framed Mirror

Fri, 25 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

This is a one day taste of what it's like to work in leaded stained glass. If you've always fancied having a go but want to dip your toe in on a smaller...

£85

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All Levels

1 spaces available

NEW

Creative Combo - Cyanotype Print + Sew a Simple Cushion

Sat, 26 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fancy sewing something classic with a twist? Claire will guide you through the process of sewing a simple cushion - but with a unique printed fabric. Create your own cyanotype print for the...

£85

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All Levels

3 spaces available

Stained Glass - Creating a Glass Panel

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 - Sun, 27 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Using light and colour to depict images and stories, stained glass has illuminated our lives for centuries. This two day workshop will enable you to create your own stained glass panel roughly the...

£170

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4 spaces available

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Textile Twists - Multicoloured Coil Vessels

Sun, 27 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join textile artist Carol Coleman to make gorgeous multicoloured coil vessels using your own sewing machine. You'll need to be familiar with using the zig-zag stitch on your own sewing machine but will...

£85

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All Levels

7 spaces available

Bookbinding - Make an "Open Spine" Book

Wed, 30 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Kate Bowles makes handbound books using recycled papers and fabric. Join her to make your own simple open-spine book. During this one-day workshop you will be introduced to the heritage craft of bookbinding...

£85

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0 spaces available

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Highland Cattle in Watercolour - Step by Step

Wed, 30 Sep 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Find out how much enjoyment there is to be had from painting in watercolour with artist Alison Drake. Watercolour is the favoured medium of many leisure painters and this workshop will take you...

£85

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Novice

5 spaces available

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Feltmaking - All-in-One Shetland Felt Bag

Thu, 1 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Using natural wool batts, learn how to create a bag on a simple resist using the wet felting process, shape an integrated handle and finish with a fastening. Your handfelted bag will ooze...

£85

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All Levels

7 spaces available

Pewtersmithing - Spoons

Thu, 1 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join pewtersmith Ella McIntosh for this great day using traditional metalwork techniques to create pewter spoons and scoops ideal for sugar, condiments or even your porridge! Perfect as a gift. During this day...

£85

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All Levels

3 spaces available

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Contemporary Cloth Doll Making - "Winter" - A Magical Creature

Fri, 2 Oct 2020 - Sat, 3 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

The art of cloth doll making is a creative area to work in. Join textile artist, costume designer and cloth doll maker, Ray Slater, and learn some of the many techniques she uses...

£170

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Pewtersmithing: Experimental Spoons with Found Objects

Fri, 2 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A fun day of pewtersmithing inspired by Ella's love of spoons and found material, this experimental spoons workshop will allow you to make adventurous pewter spoons. During this 1 day workshop you will...

£85

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Experimental Papermaking - Incorporating Plant Materials

Sat, 3 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This will be an experimental, fun and therapeutic day exploring the magical art of papermaking using pulps made from waste papers and plant materials. Papermaking artist Niki Hampson of Pulpitations will share her...

£85

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Gorgeous Gluten Free Baking

Sun, 4 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Karen Selby runs Roots and Fruits Home Bakery near Pickering which specialises in gluten free cakes and bakes. She supplies ArtisOn with cakes that prove gluten free really can be gorgeous! For this...

£100

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Photography - Landscape + Fungi at Druids Temple

Sun, 4 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A day exploring the art of photography whilst exploring the unique beauty of Druids Temple set above Masham with professional nature photographer Whitfield Benson. Spend the day taking inspiration from the landscape, flora...

£85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

Woodworking + Wood Turning Using A Pole Lathe

Sun, 4 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Chris Helliwell specialises in the ancient art of bodging - green (unseasoned) woodworking techniques. Join him for a wonderful day learning pole lathe turning. You will use ancient woodworking tools and techniques including...

£95

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Dressmaking - Build Your Skills (6 x 3 hour afternoon sessions)

Wed, 7 Oct 2020

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Dates: 7, 14, 21 Oct and 4, 11, 18 November If you want to build your dressmaking and tailoring skills in the company of a small group of dressmaking enthusiasts, guided by professional...

£160

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All Levels

6 spaces available

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Feltmaking - Exploring with Prefelts ( 6 x 3 hour afternoon sessions)

Wed, 7 Oct 2020

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The course runs over 6 afternoon sessions - 7th, 14th & 21st October, 4th, 11th & 18th November. Join feltmaker, Louise Curnin, and learn how to exploit techniques using prefelts in your work....

£160

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All Levels

8 spaces available

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Loom Weaving - Herringbone Tweed

Thu, 8 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and enjoy a wonderful day of weaving with Jan Beadle on a 4 shaft table loom. Whether you’re a beginner or already a weaver, this will be a lovely opportunity to experiment...

£85

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0 spaces available

Printmaking - Introduction to Collagraph Techniques (3 day series)

Thu, 8 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A three day series on the 8th, 15th & 22nd October 2020 This 3 day series of consecutive Thursdays with Hester will give you a solid introduction to her favourite method of making...

£235

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Novice

2 spaces available

NEW

Mosaics - Create Peacocks in Picassiette

Sat, 10 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Peacock is a stunningly beautiful bird of richly riotous colours, often symbolising eternal life, good luck and prosperity. Create your very own mosaic Peacock using a glorious variety of shimmering mirror /...

£85

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Stone Setting in Silver Jewellery

Sat, 10 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Stone setting is the craft of securely and accurately fixing stones and gems into jewellery. On this quite intensive workshop you have the chance to learn some basic silversmithing techniques, making a very...

£85

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All Levels

1 spaces available

Blacksmith For a Day - Dragon Hooks & More!

Sun, 11 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A perfect opportunity to have a hands-on day of blacksmithing. Blacksmith/sculptor Adrian Wood brings with him anvils, tools and mobile forges and you will go home with several creations from your day, including a...

£115

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Ceramics - Paperclay Lanterns + Tea Lights

Sun, 11 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Create beautiful translucent porcelain tealight holders. Using a range of clays including porcelain and paperclay, which both show the light through beautifully, you can expect to create 5-6 tealight lanterns in a variety...

£85

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Botanical Drawing - Seed Pods + Berries

Thu, 15 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Sue Vize who will help you achieve more out of a coloured pencil than you thought possible, showing you how to achieve depth of tone and colour by building up layers of...

£85

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A Cartoon Approach to Drawing

Fri, 16 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

If you’ve always wished you could draw - or need a different approach to get out of the artistic doldrums - join cartoonist Colin Shelbourn for 'A Cartoon Approach to Drawing'. Using a...

£85

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Pattern Cutting - Trouser Block

Fri, 16 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 5:30 pm

This workshop is a continuation of Claire's 2 day Pattern Cutting course.  You must have previously attended Claire's Introduction to Pattern Cutting or a similar course.  Under Claire's guidance you will draft your own personal...

£85

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Intermediate

3 spaces available

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Introduction to Foldforming Silver Jewellery

Sat, 17 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Caroline Brogden for this introduction to the technique of Fold-Forming first discovered by Charles Lewton Brain. Foldforming is a technique that uses a method of folding, forging and annealing the metal repeatedly...

£85

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0 spaces available

Potter's Wheel Weekend - Pot Throwing, Turning + Finishing

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 - Sun, 18 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Demi Moore made it look easy and many of us have long harboured a desire to have a go too. This weekend workshop could be your chance to indulge! During this two day...

£170

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Willow Sculpture - Festive Reindeer

Sun, 18 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Willow sculptor Anthea Firth will guide you through this intensive day of willow weaving. You will use willow and other plant materials to create a beautiful festive reindeer to take home and install...

£85

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All Levels

2 spaces available

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Introduction to the Art of Glass Engraving

Thu, 22 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Sandra Snaddon a Fellow of the Guild of Glass Engravers, learn a new skill and take home your very own piece of engraved glass. All equipment will be provided, and you will...

£85

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Novice

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Make a Gorgeous Needlefelt Hare

Fri, 23 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 5:30 pm

If you loved Annis's needlefelt Herdwick sheep doorstop, you'll love this gorgeous hare. He's a large scale needlefelt hare but not as hefty as the sheep so not suitable as a doorstop. Join...

£85

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0 spaces available

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The Art of Speed Painting in Watercolour

Fri, 23 Oct 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A watercolour painting can be easily refined and manipulated during the "magic window" of time while the paint is wet. This workshop with Masham artist Ian Scott Massie shows you how to make...

£85

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All Levels

3 spaces available

Glassblowing - Hands-On Studio Day

Thu, 5 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

You don't get many opportunities to experience the thrill of working with red hot glass with a professional glass maker. For the past thirty years Tim and Maureen Simon have created classic studio...

£295

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All Levels

1 spaces available

Printmaking - Develop your Collagraph Techniques (3 day series)

Thu, 5 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a series of 3 full days. Dates are: 5th, 12th and 19th November 2020 This advanced collagraph printmaking course is aimed at students that have previous experience of creating collagraph prints...

£235

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Intermediate

0 spaces available

Wonderful Ways with Watercolour for Botanical Subjects (3 day series)

Thu, 5 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a series of 3 full days. Dates are: 5th, 12th, 19th November 2020 Join artist Karen Innes to explore the wonderful world of painting plants and flowers over three consecutive Thursdays....

£235

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All Levels

6 spaces available

Glassblowing Taster - Baubles + Decorations - Morning Session

Fri, 6 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Fancy a short taste of what it's like to work with molten glass? Here is your chance to experience the thrill of glassblowing and working with red hot glass in the workshop of...

£145

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Novice

0 spaces available

Silverclay Jewellery - Mould Making from Sewing Bits + Bobs

Fri, 6 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Make a piece of jewellery using textures and inspiration from sewing bits and bobs... You will learn the exciting technique of making a mould from textured fabrics, lace, course linens etc, or threads...

£85

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All Levels

8 spaces available

Tin Cans To Treasures - Designs + Gifts in Recycled Tin

Fri, 6 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop with Michelle Pilkington is a great introduction to experimenting with and repurposing metal. It's an adventurous day, using old baked beans tins or biscuit tins and reworking them to create stunning...

£85

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All Levels

4 spaces available

Glassblowing Taster - Baubles + Decorations - Afternoon Session

Fri, 6 Nov 2020

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Fancy a short taste of what it's like to work with molten glass? Here is your chance to experience the thrill of glassblowing and working with red hot glass in the workshop of...

£145

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Novice

1 spaces available

NEW

Dressmaking - Casual Linen Jacket in a Day

Sat, 7 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

With professional seamstress, Claire Humphries as your guide, you will make a simple casual jacket in a day. No pattern involved! You will draw the pattern directly on to your fabric using Claire's...

£85

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All Levels

4 spaces available

Glassblowing - Hands-On Studio Day

Sat, 7 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

You don't get many opportunities to experience the thrill of working with red hot glass with a professional glass maker. For the past thirty years Tim and Maureen Simon have created classic studio...

£295

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Have a Stab at Needlefelt - Christmas Robins

Sat, 7 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Have a stab at this – needle felt robins for the festive season. They work as Christmas gifts or decorations. Needle felting is a fascinating technique which allows you to sculpt carded wool...

£85

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All Levels

4 spaces available

Drawing with Wire

Sun, 8 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and join Helaina and make your very own art wirework. Taking inspiration from your own images/objects you will learn techniques for working with wire to create three-dimensional, wall mounted, drawings. You will...

£85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

Sew an Upcycled Patchwork 'Woodgie' Cushion

Sun, 8 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Durham based artist Betty Brown for a fun day breathing new life into colourful second hand fabrics. Betty's "Woodgie" Cushion creation is the comfort cushion to end all comfort cushions! It's quite...

£85

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All Levels

8 spaces available

Glassblowing - Hands-On Studio Day

Thu, 12 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

You don't get many opportunities to experience the thrill of working with red hot glass with a professional glass maker. Tim and Maureen Simon have created classic studio glass pieces for visitors and...

£295

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Contemporary Collage + Transfer Techniques

Fri, 13 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Spend a day with artist Josie Beszant, learning collage techniques and experimenting with image transfer. - piecing papers together in different ways and with different adhesive techniques - playing with visual perception in...

£85

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All Levels

7 spaces available

Glassblowing Taster - Baubles + Decorations - Morning Session

Fri, 13 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Fancy a short taste of what it's like to work with molten glass? Here is your chance to experience the thrill of glassblowing and working with red hot glass in the workshop of...

£145

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Novice

0 spaces available

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Mosaics - Create a Christmas Robin Trivet

Fri, 13 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mosaic decoration - assembling small pieces of glass, ceramic or stone, has been used since ancient times to decorate homes, gardens and places of worship - both inside and out. This workshop with...

£85

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Novice

7 spaces available

Glassblowing Taster - Baubles + Decorations - Afternoon Session

Fri, 13 Nov 2020

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Fancy a short taste of what it's like to work with molten glass? Here is your chance to experience the thrill of glassblowing and working with red hot glass in the workshop of...

£145

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Novice

2 spaces available

Christmas Ceramics - Contemporary Handmade Decorations

Sat, 14 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

It's that time of year again! Make your Christmas unique this year and design your own collection of beautiful ceramic and porcelain Christmas decorations. Your work will be fired and posted to you after the course all in good time for the Christmas tree.

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Festive Willow Angels

Sat, 14 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

In a day spent with willow sculptor Jess Wilkinson you will learn the techniques and tips needed to work with, and shape willow. By the end of this festive themed day you will...

£85

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All Levels

6 spaces available

Glassblowing Taster - Baubles + Decorations - Morning Session

Sat, 14 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Fancy a short taste of what it's like to work with molten glass? Here is your chance to experience the thrill of glassblowing and working with red hot glass in the workshop of...

£145

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Novice

0 spaces available

Glassblowing Taster - Baubles + Decorations - Afternoon Session

Sat, 14 Nov 2020

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Fancy a short taste of what it's like to work with molten glass? Here is your chance to experience the thrill of glassblowing and working with red hot glass in the workshop of...

£145

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Novice

0 spaces available

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Creative Writing - Write a Short Story in a Day

Sun, 15 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Let's spend the day writing! Bring your own ideas or be inspired by our literary warm-up exercises. We'll look at what makes a short story work, then plan, write and share our own....

£85

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All Levels

7 spaces available

NEW

Mosaics - Create a Buzz with Bees

Sun, 15 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bees, bees and more bees! Spend a fantastic day creating bright buzzing bees in mosaic for Christmas. During the fun day you will create your own mosaic bee design on cut single ply...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Printmaking - Drypoint with Colour á la Poupée

Fri, 20 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Drypoint is a lovely direct way of combining line drawing or mark-making with printmaking to create distinctive images. Using your own drawings or photographs for inspiration, you will learn how to translate them...

£85

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All Levels

4 spaces available

Sculpt a Green Man Wall Plaque in Clay

Fri, 20 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Green Man has appeared all over the world in sculptures, drawings and other images. Usually shown with branches or vines sprouting from his nose, mouth, and other parts of his face, he...

£85

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Chicken Wire Sculpture - Hares

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - Sun, 22 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Chris Moss makes stunning 3D open-wire pieces of sculpture, large and small. Her chicken wire bird workshops are one of our most popular workshops. During this 2 day workshop, Chris gives you a...

£170

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Shibori Resist + Natural Dyeing Techniques

Sat, 21 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join textile artist Jane Hare, for an introduction to using natural dyes and Shibori - the Japanese technique of resist dyeing. When it comes to colour, nature can be a treasure trove of...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Fused Glass - Christmas Decorations

Sun, 22 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This is a great festive introduction to making gorgeous designs in fused glass. With Zoe as your guide, you will learn about glass fusing and slumping. You will learn how to cut glass...

£85

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All Levels

1 spaces available

Textile Taxidermy - Fabric "Trophy" Heads

Wed, 25 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Hand stitch and stuff your own unique “trophy” head in textiles. Typically, you can create a festive Scandi-style Rudolf complete with antlers, or go off-piste and stitch up your favourite animal – hares,...

£85

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All Levels

4 spaces available

Watercolour Christmas Cards

Wed, 25 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join artist Ian Scott Massie for a relaxed day of painting and designing your Christmas cards. Take home a collection of cards and ideas and inspiration to continue your designs at home. Treat yourself to a day out and make cards that will really stand out on the shelf!

£85

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All Levels

11 spaces available

NEW

Designing for Textile Art

Thu, 26 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

There's nothing more intimidating than a blank sheet of paper. The design side of textiles art, rather than the practical execution, is often the one that causes most head scratching. So, join textile...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

Winter Trees in Watercolour

Thu, 26 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Masham artist Ian Scott Massie for a day learning some exciting techniques to portray the essential features of the winter landscape:  snowfall, bare branches, cold winter skies.  Bring your paints and prepare...

£85

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All Levels

6 spaces available

NEW

Feltmaking - Handfelted 3D Christmas Tree

Fri, 27 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Enjoy a day of festive feltmaking with Louise and make your own very unique 3D felted Christmas tree. Using wet felting techniques you will make a tiered Christmas tree on a simple resist...

£85

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All Levels

4 spaces available

NEW

The Art of Collage + Stitch

Fri, 27 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Spend the day learning and experimenting with Collage and Stitch techniques with artist Josie Beszant During the workshop you will explore: - how to transfer images on to fabric - stitching paper and...

£85

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All Levels

3 spaces available

Festive Willow - Wreaths + Decorations

Sat, 28 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Willow sculptor Jess Wilkinson will guide you through the process of designing and making a stunning willow wreath along with a range of smaller willow decorations - stars, hearts and other motifs. -...

£85

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All Levels

3 spaces available

Polymer Clay - Christmas Decorations + Cards

Sat, 28 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Get in the mood for Christmas and create a beautiful collection of festive decorations for your home, tree or Christmas cards. Polymer clay (common make - Fimo) is available in a wide range...

£85

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All Levels

8 spaces available

Christmas Blacksmithing

Sun, 29 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

A great opportunity to try your hand at blacksmithing, produce great Christmas gifts and maybe munch on a few roasted chestnuts too! Blacksmith/sculptor Adrian Wood brings mobile forges and you will go home...

£115

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All Levels

3 spaces available

NEW

Have a Stab at Needlefelt - Christmas Decorations

Sun, 29 Nov 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and have a stab at needlefelting and get in the mood for Christmas with us! Join Susie and have a go at needle felt hanging decorations for the festive season. Tangerines, apples,...

£85

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Novice

3 spaces available

Printmaking for Christmas

Wed, 2 Dec 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Have fun learning to create festive printmaking blocks that you can use at home as they won’t require a press or expensive studio equipment to print. You will create a carved stamp from...

£85

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All Levels

2 spaces available

Stained Glass - Copper Foil Christmas Decorations

Wed, 2 Dec 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Everyone loves stained glass and the gorgeous effect of the light streaming through it. Well imagine being able to make your own gorgeous glass decorations to display at Christmas. This one day copper...

£85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

Tin Can Christmas Decorations - Baubles, Stars + Sparkles

Thu, 3 Dec 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop with Michelle Pilkington is a great introduction to experimenting with and repurposing metal. It's an adventurous day, using old baked beans tins, sweet or biscuit tins and reworking them to create...

£85

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All Levels

8 spaces available

Traditional Christmas Wreaths plus Lunch!

Thu, 3 Dec 2020

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

This is a fun half day workshop where Sue will show you how to make a traditional Christmas wreath. From fairly minimal designs to sumptuous foliage and flowers, you will be guided you...

£55

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All Levels

3 spaces available

NEW

Fabric Sculpture - Christmas Wreath

Fri, 4 Dec 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Discover the wonderful art of fabric sculpting and create yourself a stunning and contemporary Christmas wreath this year. You will use basic fabric sculpting techniques to create a gorgeous wreath with lots of...

£85

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All Levels

3 spaces available

Silversmithing - Make a Fidget or Swivel Ring

Fri, 4 Dec 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

During this one day workshop you will make a unique silver fidget or swivel ring - a broad plain or textured ring with one or two narrow rings that swivel around it when...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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Copperwork - Design & Make Your Own Christmas Decorations

Sat, 5 Dec 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A fun session for the festive season and a gorgeous new medium to try! Learn the copperwork skill of hand piercing to produce unique copper creations for the tree or as an ideal...

£85

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All Levels

1 spaces available

NEW

Freehand Machine Embroidery - Christmas Decorations

Sat, 5 Dec 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Freehand Machine Embroidery - Christmas Decorations. Anyone who has a sewing machine can have a go at freehand machine embroidery. Kirstie Allsopp called it "the crack cocaine of the crafting world" so prepare...

£85

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All Levels

5 spaces available

Chicken Wire Sculpture - Faux Taxidermy - Stag's Head

Sun, 6 Dec 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Chris Moss makes 3D open-wire pieces of sculpture, large and small. Learn from her how to use basic chicken wire to make your own fabulous stag's head to mount on the wall. This is...

£85

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All Levels

0 spaces available

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