All Courses

Try two traditional recycling techniques

Learn the traditional techniques of hooking and podging strips of fabric through hessian backing to make rugs, wall hangings and seat mats. Recycle your old clothes like granny did. A seat mat is a…

Cost: £35
Duration: 10-4
Venue: The Museum of Carpet, Mill Lane, Kidderminster DY10 1AZ
Next Date: 21/02/2019
A chance to let your hair down!

Let your inner Abstract Artist make a striking appearance! This is a colourful session, using large paper and lots of wall space to make vibrant work, whether rich in detail, simple in structure or…

Cost: £62
Duration: 10am-4pm
Venue: The Print Shed, Madley
Explore beautiful colours to creat atmosphere and mood

Our lovely autumn garden will provide colour sources for this explorative day, finding which colour combinations will give the effects you want, to create different atmospheres, moods and tonalities.…

Cost: £62
Duration: 10am-4pm
Venue: The Print Shed, Madley
Covers useful herbal remedies for other climates and countries, and how best to take them

This course will cover how to to prepare yourself for a travelling so you can be in the best health. we will look at a first aid kit and herbs for ailments that you might encounter, including how…

Cost: £95
Duration: one day
Venue: Castle Orchard
Next Date: 07/04/2019
A vintage technique for shaggy rag rugs

Discover how people recycled their worn clothes to make shaggy mats. The technique is called Progging or Podging in the Black Country, and was done all over the British Isles. Learn the basic rag rug…

Cost: £55
Duration: 1 day
Venue: Westhope College, Westhope, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 9JL
Next Date: 20/03/2019
Felt scarf making.

Make a fine felted scarf for the Summer months or a special occasion.

Cost: £60 including fleece, excluding silks and threads
Duration: 1 day 10 am - 4 pma
Venue: Kinnersley, Herefordshire
Rag rug making in Worcestershire

There will be time to relax and work on a project using traditional rag rug techniques, walk if you want, eat delicious home cooked food. Take a break from the rat race : small group, relaxed…

Cost: £250 includes accommodation, food and tuition. A £50 deposit…
Duration: Friday evening until Sunday lunch
Venue: Huntlands Farm, Whitbourne, Worcester WR6 5R
Next Date: 05/04/2019
Learn the ancient techniques of classical mosaic.

On my mosaic courses you will discover this ever popular, ancient, therapeutic art form and produce your own mosaic to take home.  I will create a wonderful atmosphere for learning the art and…

Cost: £130 including all materials and lunches
Duration: 2 days
Venue: The Vinery, Wellington
Learn the basics of machine knitting and create a gorgeous Fair Isle scarf or cushion cover with Marissa.

Course Description Whether you’re an absolute beginner or looking to refresh your skills, this course will give you a firm grounding in the basics of machine knitting. You’ll gain an…

Cost: £190 for one and half days. (Plus £20 Materials)
Venue: Pendre Art - Cardigan, Ceredigion, West Wales - *Local venues…
Willow Basketmaking for beginners and those with some experience

Over the course of the weekend beginners will learn a variety of techniques using unstripped willow to complete a round basket with a handle. Students with previous experience can contact Jenny to…

Cost: £155.00
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Canon Frome Court, Nr. Ledbury