All Courses

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
Make a complete quilt in a day

Enjoy a whole day of sewing with expert tuition. A great way to discover a new skill in a relaxed and friendly setting. Come and learn this heritage craft and meet like-minded people. Over the course…

Cost: £65
Duration: 10-4
Venue: Crickhowell Gallery, Wales
Next Date: 07/02/2020
Learn how to quilt in a 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: 04/04/2020
Rag rug making at Worcestershire farmhouse

Learn two vintage rag rug techniques and make a sampler or start a project like a seat mat or rag rug. Progging gives a shaggy finish when small pieces of fabric are pushed or pulled through a…

Cost: £60 includes light lunch, biscuits, beverages during the day
Duration: one day 10-5
Venue: Huntlands Farm, Whitbourne, Worcester WR6 5R
Next Date: 08/02/2020
Discover the wonderful immediacy of acrylic paint

Quick-drying and full of glorious colour, acrylic is an exciting and vibrant medium, suitable for all sorts of painting. Whether you fancy landscapes or still life, portraits or abstract, feed your…

Cost: £62 for the day
Duration: 10am-4pm
Venue: The Print Shed, Madley, HR2 9JD
The two day course introduces this relief form of traditional Japanese printmaking

Mokuhanga, Japanese Woodblock printmaking, is a traditional Japanese art which has long been admired by Westerners. This relief print method uses a special registration system, together with…

Cost: £140
Duration: 2 days
Venue: Feb date: The Print Shed, Swinmoor House, Madley, Hereford HR2…
Next Date: 01/02/2020
A one day course introducing the relief printing method Japanese woodblock printmaking

Japanese woodblock printmaking (Moku-hanga) is a traditional Japanese art which has long been admired by Westerners. This relief print method uses a range of compatible materials including the…

Cost: £70
Duration: one day
Venue: Castle Orchard
Make a festive wreath using vintage rug technique

Learn the traditional technique of podging strips of fabric through hessian backing to make a festive wreath. Podging could be used later for rugs, wall hangings and seat mats. Recycle your old…

Cost: £40
Duration: 10-4
Venue: The Museum of Carpet, Mill Lane, Kidderminster DY10 1AZ
Next Date: 19/11/2020
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