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Make a table mat or start a rug

By popular demand this workshop will focus on techniques to make plaited (braided) textile projects. In a day you could make a table mat or start a rug to finish at home. With this technique you can…

Cost: £40
Venue: The Museum of Carpet, Mill Lane, Kidderminster DY10 1AZ
Learn 2 vintage upcycling techniques

Learn the traditional craft of rag-rug making. During the workshop Jenni will demonstrate the vintage techniques of hooking and podging strips of fabric through hessian backing to make rugs, wall…

Cost: £tba per person includes a certificate of completion, free…
Duration: one day 10-4
Venue: Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley, DY1 4SQ
Quilting with strips: make a tablerunner

Would you like to spend a stress-free day sewing? Would you like to improve your quilting ? Come and try some new quilting techniques using strip piecing, in a relaxed and friendly setting. Three…

Cost: £55
Duration: 10-4
Venue: Hay on Wye
Learn how to create your own gin blend used freshly foraged herbs, and dried herbs and spices from Rowan's herbal apothecary

Botanical gin and Wild Cocktails Find out about the history of gin and explore the huge range of fresh and dried herbs and spices that you can use to make your own gin blend. From its origins in the…

Cost: £95
Duration: 1 day
Venue: Castle Orchard, pulley, near ledbury HR8 2RH
Next Date: 16/08/2020
exploring ceramic sculpture

A day of initial exploration of ceramic sculpture for beginners and more the proficient.

Cost: £40
Duration: 1 day 11am - 3 pm
Venue: The Builders Yard, Ledbury
Quilt-in-a-Day workshop

Would you like a relaxing and stress-free day? Would you like to learn to quilt? Come and learn this heritage craft and meet like-minded people. Enjoy a whole day of sewing in a relaxed and friendly…

Cost: £65
Duration: 1 day 10-4
Venue: Hay on Wye
Next Date: 24/08/2020
Embellish your favourite letters to make them really sing!

A lighthearted exploration of this timeless traditional way of illustrating capital letters. Have fun expressing yourself with gold and colourful motifs! Beginners and improvers.

Cost: £62 for the day
Duration: 10am-4pm
Venue: The Print Shed, Madley HR2 9JD
Writing by hand with panache and style

A lively day of creating beautiful fluent letterforms, using traditional pens and colourful inks, and learning lots of useful tips along the way. Beginners and improvers.

Cost: £62 for the day
Duration: 10am-4pm
Venue: The Print Shed, Madley, HR2 9JD
Three morning sessions making drawing fun, practical and possible!

No more faltering at the thought of that clean white paper or the mess you might make. In these introductory sessions, Marianne will encourage you to move from line to tone with confidence and skill,…

Cost: All 3 sessions for £90 total
Duration: 10am-1pm, on 5, 12, 19 March
Venue: The Print Shed, Madley, HR2 9JD
Learn to quilt for a whole weekend

Would you like a relaxing and stress-free weekend? Would you like to improve your quilting? Enjoy a whole weekend of sewing near Hay on Wye with expert tuition. Come and learn this heritage craft and…

Cost: £160 for the weekend
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Bredwardine , near Hay on Wye
Next Date: 24/10/2020