All Courses

Single-day beginner stone carving

These courses allow anyone interested in stone carving to experience the pleasure of carving stone. During the day the student will be taught basic techniques, use of tools and simple design ideas. Ideal for those wondering about taking up stone carving or as a special gift. Minimum 2…

Cost: £80 for one day
Venue: Lower House, Llanbadarn-y-Garreg, Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3YD
An exciting, textiles, printing technique

This is a traditional, textiles printing technique, which can be enjoyed by all ages and abilities. It’s fun and absorbing and produces surprisingly quick and unique results. After experimenting with authentic Indian wood blocks, pre-cut and bought blocks, you will be guided on how to create a…

Cost: £60 per person. £55 per person if you come with a friend.
Duration: 1 day 10am to 4pm
Venue: 1 Club House, Tillington
Next Date: 03/01/2020
Beyond the basics is an intermediate course focusing on finishing techniques.

This workshop caters for those who have either attended our Basics of Machine Knitting workshop, or who are competent in basic operations and want to learn more. Rather than write a fixed workshop…

Cost: £150 Two Day Workshop
Duration: 2 Days
Venue: Rose Tinted Rags - Textile Resource Centre - Hereford
A wonderful insight into designing and making stained glass windows.

This three and a half day workshop is for beginners and those with some experience. It will give an insight into the design and making of stained glass windows and you will create your own original…

Cost: £245
Duration: Three and a half days.
Venue: Brilley Village Hall, Brilley, Nr Hay on Wye, Herefordshire HR3…
Next Date: 09/05/2020
A wonderful insight into designing and making stained glass windows.

This three and a half day workshop is for beginners and those with some experience. It will give an insight into the design and making of stained glass windows and you will create your own original…

Cost: £245
Duration: Three and a half days.
Venue: Brilley Village Hall, Brilley, Nr Hay on Wye, Hereford HR3 6JG
Next Date: 21/03/2020
Learn two traditional recycling techniques

Learn simple traditional techniques for making hooked or progged rugs. You could make a cushion or start a rug. If you would like to customise a hessian bag it makes a useful sampler and they make…

Cost: £85 includes a piece of hessian and a £5 voucher to spend in…
Duration: One day 10.00 - 16.00
Venue: New Brewery Arts
Next Date: 07/03/2020
Traditional rag rug techniques

Learn 2 traditional techniques: Hooking, used for pictorial detail, and Progging which gives a shaggy effect. Make a small project or start a larger one in a stone manor house near Broadway,…

Cost: £80 includes home cooked lunch, biscuits, beverages during the…
Duration: one day 10-4
Venue: The Stanton Guildhouse
Next Date: 17/03/2020
CREATE BEAUTIFUL RUGS FROM UPCYCLED RAGS

28th: One hour practical workshop to learn the traditional technique used by our forbears since the 19th century to recycle mill waste or old clothes into proddy mats, using half a clothes peg like…

Cost: One hour workshop including a kit £17.00
Duration: 60 minutes
Venue: the Business Design Centre, Upper St., Islington
Next Date: 28/03/2020
Learn how to make amazing jewellery with this `magical` glass

This is an amazing glass to work with, having a surface that reflects the light of one colour and transmits light of other colours - Students can choose from a huge range of dichroic glass for the…

Cost: £185.00 + cost of dichroic glass used (avge £15-£30) - 10%…
Venue: Snails Halt, Pool Hill, Nr. Newent, Gloucestershire, GL18 1LL
Next Date: 25/01/2020
Make bowls, platters and panels using your own designs

Students may choose from a large selection of Bullseye Glass and frits (granular glass) to see their own images incorporated into glass bowls, platters and panels they make themselves. The course…

Cost: £200.00 plus cost of glass used
Duration: 2 day course
Venue: Snails Halt, Pool Hill, Nr.Newent, Gloucestershire, GL18 1LL
Next Date: 18/01/2020