We are planning an exciting range of workshops for adults this year.
Please note that the list below is provisional.
Each workshop will run from 2pm to 4pm. The cost of each workshop is £5, which includes tuition and materials.
We will also have a full programme of children’s have-a-go sessions, which will be announced shortly.
|Fri 2nd August||Create a Book
Participants will be making a multi-section, pamphlet stitch, hardback book, with leather spine and decorated papers. All materials and tools supplied.
Tuition provided by members of the Wessex Guild of Bookbinders
|Sat 3rd August||Carnation Corsage
During this workshop with award winning floral-craft artists, Margaret Bilby and Jean Branch. Margaret will teach the basic techniques of cold porcelain handling to create spray carnations.
Jean will teach the wiring up techniques to create a small corsage.
Margaret & Jean will also be demonstrating their work in the canteen during the morning.
|Sun 4th August||Nuno Felted Flowers
In this workshop you will learn how to fuse fibres to silk and manipulate to create an exquisite flower for hat, bag or jacket.
|Mon 5th August||Indian Print Blocks
Textile Artist Mandy Winter will teach the ancient art of Indian block printing. During this workshop you will make your own tote bag to keep.
|Tues 6th August||To be confirmed|