WOVEN SEA GRASS WOOD STOOL


  • 24/02/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

We have often been asked to help people learn the ways of basic seat weaving, so here is an opportunity to get togrips with your warp and your weft and take away a finished wood stool woven to gorgeousness with classic sea grass. This fast paced one-day workshop will show you everything you need to (more…)

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INTRO TO TRADITIONAL UPHOLSTERY – WEEKEND


  • 24/02/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

If you would like to get stuck in to a project a bit more traditional than the drop in dining chair seat that we tackle on our ‘Intro to Upholstery‘ workshop, this chance to make a footstool you will own forever is the very thing for you. Over two full days, an experienced upholsterer will fast (more…)

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INTRO TO WOODWORK – 1 DAY – SHELF & BRACKETS


  • 24/02/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Ideal for everyone with a hankering to ‘make’ rather than ‘assemble’ something in wood with traditional hand tools. This one day workshop is a great introduction if you lack time or commitment to take a longer course. In this safe and friendly workshop, you will learn how to plan your work, where and how to (more…)

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PREPARE & PAINT


  • 24/02/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn to decorate in one day, 10am – 5pm. All set to decorate one room… or perhaps your entire home? Brush up your decorating techniques by messing up our workshop, instead of your living room! Painting a room is a great way to transform your home interior, without it costing the earth. But it can be (more…)

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INTRODUCTION TO BOOKBINDING – ONE DAY – TRAVEL JOURNAL


  • 25/02/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

‘Gotta go- I’m working on a book.’ ‘I didn’t know you are a writer.’ I’m not. I’m a book binder’….. If you would like to create a unique gift for someone or own something special that you have made yourself, then bookbinding is a pleasurable pastime and easy to replicate at home. We have an (more…)

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INTRO TO MACHINE SEWING – 1 DAY


  • Intro to Machine Sewing - 1 day
    25/02/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

If you would love to run up some new clothes or just fix a seam but are daunted by all those controls on a sewing machine, our one day workshop will demystify them all and send you home with new found confidence and a simple item you will make during the day. Experienced tutor Ian (more…)

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INTRO TO SPOON CARVING


  • 03/03/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Like spoons? You’ll love this. If the idea of carving a spoon appeals to you, but setting out into a muddy wood and starting your learning by wielding an axe seems somewhat daunting, join us for a one day course that will bypass all that and yet give you the immense satisfaction of watching a (more…)

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POM POM TASSELS


  • 03/03/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Suitable for absolute beginners. Enjoyable for all. One-day workshop. 10am – 5pm. Tassels are the ultimate statement in interior decoration, and making tassels especially to decorate your own interior is not only tremendous fun, but also fascinating. They also make superb presents for friends. In this one-day course you will be using a contemporary and rich colour (more…)

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RUSH BASKET MAKING


  • 03/03/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A classic craft with a contemporary flair. Basket making is often overlooked as a pleasurable hobby to develop at home. There is a very satisfying feeling from creating a unique bowl or box from natural fibres. If you have ever enjoyed handling a beautiful basket and love the look of  the interwoven strands, this is (more…)

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DIY IN A DAY – DRILLS


  • 03/03/2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn the basics at this fast paced but relaxed one day workshop. A perfect starter for all those annoying jobs around the house that you feel you should be able to tackle…if only you knew how. We know it’s frustrating to wait for it to be done and then get charged for it and we understand it (more…)

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