Glass, Craft, Home & Flowers
Come along and make something lovely for your home or garden. We are building our timetable back up and we have stained glass, fused glass, macrame, floristry, lampshade making and more returning and we are always adding new classes.
Some classes are bookable on this website, otherwise follow the link to book direct with the teacher.
Make a unique feature for your home from your choice of fabric with Hannah Redden Textiles. Lampshade workshops take place on the last Thursday of the month with some additional sessions on Fridays in June, July and August. All sessions are 7-9pm and a very rewarding and relaxing way to spend an evening.
Small Shades: 24th June, 30th July, 26th August
Large & XL Shades: 25th June, 29th July, 27th August
Fused Glass Bristol Balloons
Come and experience the enticing medium of glass in our fused glass taster workshop! Design and create a Bristol balloon fused glass sun-catcher using a variety of pre-cut glass and accessories in an array of beautiful colours. Fired pieces can be posted or collected from Creative Space
Fused Glass Coasters
This taster fused glass workshop is for beginners and will give you an introduction to kiln-formed glass. You will create 2 coasters using pre-cut glass and glass accessories in an array of colours. You will also learn about ‘inclusions’ by adding some metal into your design. After the workshop your coasters are kiln fired and delivered back approximately 2 weeks later. The coasters are presented in a gift box so would make a perfect gift.
Punch Needle Hoop Wall Hanging
Come and join Sara from Whole Punching for a creative punch needle workshop and learn how to make your own punch needle wall hanging hoop. Needle punch or punch needle is a modern take on a traditional craft which was originally centred around making rugs. Now the technique is used to make a whole range of different modern textile items including wall hangings, cushions and bags. Sara will guide attendees in creating their own punch needle hoop wall hanging using either one of her designs or their own. All materials and equipment included £50
Sunday 4th July or Sunday 1st August 10am - 12.30pm
Introduction to the Oxford Punch Needle
Come and join Oxford Certified Instructor Sara from Whole Punching for an introduction to Oxford punch needle. Punch needle dates back to the 1880's and was traditionally used for making rugs; a much speedier alternative than it's closely linked craft of rug hooking. In it's modern application it is can be used for making cushions, wall hangings and many other textiles. All materials and equipment included £60
Sunday 4th July or Sunday 1st August 1.30 - 5pm
Rag Rug making with Ragged Life
A full-day workshop designed to give you all the skills you need to be able to start any rag rug project for yourself at home.
Learn the traditional shaggy, short shaggy and loopy techniques of rag rugging into hessian, whilst making a project of your choice. Includes all materials & refreshments. £75
Sunday 11th July 10am - 4pm
Needle Felting - Butterfly/Dragonfly Bag Brooch
A felting workshop suitable for complete beginners or those who have felted before.
Come and enjoy a relaxing afternoon learning this therapeutic craft
All materials and equipment included £45
Saturday 17th July 2pm-5pm
Needle Felting - Animal Brooches
Using simple materials, Amelia will help you get to grips with the techniques needed to felt 3D objects, then you’ll get crafty and create your very own animal head that you can turn into a beautiful brooch. You’ll choose from a selection of animal heads, such as a fox, rabbit or elephant, and then begin to build your basic felt structure. You’ll be able to add colour and shape, attach the most fiddly parts such as the ears, nose and eyes, and finally transform your cute creation into a brooch!
£35 including all materials.
Thursday 22nd July 2021 or Thursday 19th August
6.30 - 9pm
Fused Glass Beach Huts
Come and experience the enticing medium of glass in our fused glass taster workshop! Design & create your own beach huts panel using a variety of pre-cut glass and accessories in array of beautiful colours. The finished hanging panel is approximately 16cm x 12cm. This workshop is creative and fun but does require some intricate work! £40
Sat 31st July 10am or 1pm
Tuesday August 17th 10am (for children too!)