Christmas Workshops

Make your own decorations and wreaths at the studio - all our workshops are friendly and full of festive cheer! If you're buying for a creative, we also sell gift vouchers which can be exchanged for any of our classes. We can also arrange private workshops for Christmas parties if you're looking to do something different this year. Just contact us and let us know what you would like.

 
Fused Glass Christmas Trees
Create two ‘tree’ design Christmas decorations, they can either be used as hangings or placed in a stand with a tea light behind. The decorations are approximately 13cm in height. This is a taster fused glass workshop and you will learn the basics of kiln formed glass techniques whilst creating your decorations. The workshop is informal, fun and relaxing and no previous experience is necessary. £40 for two trees.
Various dates in November and December

Make your own Christmas Wreath

Make a gorgeous and luxurious Christmas wreath that you can hang with pride for the festive season.

Wreaths will be made using traditional and sustainable floristry techniques. You will learn to create a mossed wreath base, add seasonal foliage and finish your design with natural decorations and ribbon. With mulled wine (or soft-drink alternative) and minced pies on arrival and a Christmas playlist, this workshop is a really great way to get into the festive spirit! £45

Sunday 28th November 2-4pm or 5.30-7.30pm

Saturday 4th December 7-9pm

Sunday 5th December 10-12am or 2-4pm

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Mindful Christmas Craft - Origami Star Garlands

Join Karin and Rosie from Mindful Craft Bristol to make a beautiful and eco-friendly Christmas origami star garland. You will be provided with enough materials to create a garland of 11 stars. We want to make this workshop a calm and mindful experience and allow you to work at your own pace. We anticipate you will make 5-11 stars in the workshop and if needed complete and thread the set at home. No experience necessary. £25. 

To book your ticket for the workshop please contact us at: mindfulcraftbristol@outlook.com

Wednesday 24th November 7-9pm

Mindful Craft - Origami Christmas Decorations

Join Karin and Rosie from Mindful Craft Bristol for this joyous and relaxing origami workshop where you’ll be taught how to make Christmas diamond decorations. 

Materials include: beautiful quality pearlised paper to make 6 diamonds, ribbon and glue. 

We want you to enjoy the process and expect you’ll make between 2-6 decorations in the workshop and take your kit home to continue creating if needed. 

To book your ticket for the workshop please contact us at: mindfulcraftbristol@outlook.com

Wednesday 1st December 7-9pm

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Festive Paper Cutting

Get to grips with the fundamentals of paper-cutting in this crafty experience. Sarah will show you all the top techniques and tips you need to know, before embarking on your own artistic journey. Learn how to feel confident using a craft knife and about the types of paper which are perfect for this art form.

Sarah will provide you with a template to cut around, which will allow you to hone your skills and craft. Immerse yourself into a deep meditative state, as your craft knife work away at your mesmerising design. Step away with an ornate and show-stopping creation to dazzle your friends with or frame on your wall. £27

Thursday 2nd December 6.30-9.30

Sew your own Christmas PJs

Come and join us for an afternoon of seasonal sewing and learn how to make a pair of festive PJ’s for your little one. We’ll provide you with all of the materials to make your long or short sleeve pyjamas, including some of our festively themed soft organic cotton jersey fabrics. You don’t need any previous sewing experience to attend as we’ll teach you the basics of sewing with jersey following a simple pattern.

You will learn:

How to interpret and read a simple pattern, how to sew with jersey & attach a neckband and cuffs

Organic cotton GOTS certified jersey by Swedish company Paapii Design included.

Saturday 4th December 2-6pm

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Knitting
Hand Knitting
Knit a Chunky a Santa Hat
Join Jacki from the Woolly Badger to knit a chunky Santa hat to a soundtrack of festive tunes.
With the option to knit your hat flat, and then seam it, or to knit it in the round, this workshop is suitable for everyone from confident beginners up to seasoned knitters who just fancy a bit of fun.
Yarn, needles, and pattern are all included, and since it’s Christmas, we’ll obviously have mince pies and mulled wine a-plenty. £40

Monday 6th December 6.30-9pm
Family Print Workshop:
Create a Relief Print Tote Bag

This parent-child printing session gives you and your child the space, materials & expertise to produce artwork together.

At the start of the Christmas holidays, take a few hours out to express your creativity together at this relief printing workshop.

Take home a joint printed tote bag- perfect as a last minute Christmas present- or perhaps too good to give away!

Suitable for all ages from 6yrs +

All materials provided. Parent + child ticket £35  

Mon 20th Dec 10am-12.30pm

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Christmas Printmaking Workshop
Join Liz from Slow Sunday Studio for a special Christmas workshop, learning the basics of lino printing and create your very own Christmas cards and wrapping paper. There will also be music, mince pies and mulled wine to really get your Christmas creativity flowing. 
This adult only workshop (16 yrs+) will guide you through the basics of lino printing, from what tools to use, how to make your lino stamps and how to print using them. £35
Wednesday 15th December 6.30 - 9pm

 

Children over 12 can attend some of the general workshops when accompanied by an adult. Check class descriptions for details. Sign up to our monthly newsletter to hear about additional classes.