Bookable Workshops
The Creative Craft Show

Bookable Workshops

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A programme of workshops giving you the chance to develop established or new skills. You’ll be learning in small groups and a friendly environment.

Experts will be on hand to share their skills and develop yours through fantastic value sessions.

Creative Den Workshop Room 1

THE PRETTY GETS GRITTY with Lynette Jasper for Craft Buddy

11.00am EACH DAY

90-minute workshop – £20.00

A short but intensive mixed media workshop covering the basics of creating texture and layering, through to adding colours and all those important finishing touches.  

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NEEDLE FELT A POSE-ABLE MOUSE with Sophie Buckley from The Makerss

12.45pm THURSDAY ONLY

60-minute workshop – £10.00

Learn simple wire armature and needle felting techniques, and create your very own characterful, pose-able mouse with author Sophie Buckley from The Makerss. Suitable for beginners and more advanced.

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NEEDLE FELT A ROBIN with Sophie from The Makerss

12.45pm FRIDAY ONLY

60-minute workshop – £10.00

Needle felt a sweet robin using different types of wool and 3D shaping techniques, and add some wire legs so he can stand, with author Sophie Buckley from The Makerss. Take your finished robin and tools home. Suitable for beginners and more advanced. 

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NEEDLE FELT A FLUFFY OWL CHICK with Sophie from The Makerss

12.45pm    SATURDAY ONLY

60-minute workshop – £10.00

Learn 3D needle felting techniques and wool mixing methods to create a sweet fluffy owl, with author Sophie Buckley from The Makerss. Suitable for beginners and more advanced.

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CREATE A WREATH with Jan Sleeman from Dawn Bibby Creations

2.00pm EACH DAY

60-minute workshop – £10.00

Come and make a timeless decoration for your home. Decorate an MDF wreath using a variety of embellishments, Moonshine Pens, Dies and Gems from Craft Buddy and Dawn Bibby.

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WOO HOO!! with Ros Freeborn

3.15pm  EACH DAY

60-minute workshop – £10.00

Let your imagination and artistic energy take flight and create your own totally unique owl made from paper collage – and go home with a beautiful artwork. There is also the chance to turn your artwork into a paper lampshade for an additional charge.

 

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Creative Den Workshop Room 2

COLOURFUL CITYSCAPES with Leah Higgins

10.30am EACH DAY

90-minute workshop – £15.00

RUNS DAILY

Learn how to use textile inks to print and paint the fabrics used in these colourful, abstract cityscapes. A kit will be provided with Bondaweb and full instructions for finishing your wall hanging at home.  

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STITCHED AND ALTERED BOOK PAGES with Bex Raven

12.15pm EACH DAY        

60-minute workshop – £10.00

Stitch, collage and sketch yourself a textured summer landscape using a book page as the base, learning about the art of bringing new life to old books.

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INTRODUCTION TO BOOK MAKING with Ruth Brown

1.30pm EACH DAY

90-minute workshop – £15.00

Learn the basic technical skills that underpin bookmaking of all sorts. Taking paper and linen thread, you will make a little gem of a wraparound notebook.

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INTRODUCTION TO PAPERCUTTING with Jay Raven

3.15pm EACH DAY

60-minute workshop – £10.00

Come and create your own papercut artwork or card with award-winning stencil artist Jay Raven. You will learn how to cut a design using bridges and delicate detail and emphasise it with coloured overlay. Not suitable for children, over 16s only.

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