Workshops

A Wonderful Weekend of Hands-On Craft Experiences!

Paper Cutting with Katrina Ward
Cut a simple Paper Panda template.
Saturday: 11am, 12.15pm, 1.30pm, 3pm
Sunday: 11.45am, 1pm, 2.30pm
£8 (Minimum age 18).
* Please note regrettably Paper Panda is no longer able to attend

 

Indian Block Printing on Fabric with The Arty Crafty Place
Learn how to block print using gorgeous hand carved Indian printing blocks.  Print a tea towel or tote bag and leave with the skills to continue block printing at home.  Extensive range of block designs to select from - suitable for all abilities.
Saturday and Sunday: 2pm
£6

 

Silk Painting with Nicola Davis
Make a silk painted card with Nicola Davis Crafts. Open to all ages and abilities- you will get to choose your own design, mix your own colours and learn how to apply paint directly to silk. You will then mount your finished painting to a card ready to gift to someone lucky or to keep for yourself!
Saturday and Sunday at 10.45am
£3

 

Turn Supermarket Flowers into a Beautiful Bouquet - demo with Claire Anello
Claire Anello from Stargazey Workshops demonstrates how to turn supermarket flowers into a beautiful hand-tied bouquet.
Saturday and Sunday at 12pm
FREE

 

Needle Felted Fox Brooch with Hedgehog and Hoot
Suitable for beginners, make a gorgeous needle felted fox to turn into a brooch.  Not suitable for children under 12 years, all children must be accompanied by an adult.
Saturday at 2pm/ Sunday at 2.15pm
£6

 

Make a Fused Glass Christmas Decoration with Cricklade Glass
A Cricklade Glass taster workshop - learn about the basics of glass fusing and assemble your own Christmas Tree Coaster or hanging ornament. Pieces will need to be kiln fired for 24 hours after assembly and will be posted out to you the following week.
Saturday and Sunday at 12.45pm
£12 - Price includes all materials, postage and a gift box.

 

Fabulous Felt Flowers with Lechlade Craft Barn
Create fabulous flowers using flat felt.  Learn a variety of shapes and styles - make a brooch, adorn a headband, add to a bag and more!  Suitable for ages 11+ - Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Saturday 3.30pm
FREE

 

Make Fabric Christmas Baubles with Lechlade Craft Barn
A great no-sew workshop.  Make gorgeous Christmas baubles from fancy fabrics, festive trimmings and beautiful beads.  Suitable for children 11+. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Sunday at 1pm
FREE

 

Incense Making with Cotswold Craft Cottage
Learn how to create your own incense cones and sticks from natural ingredients.
This demonstration will show you how to prepare and blend herbs, spices and resins to produce fragrant incense cones and sticks without the addition of harmful chemicals that are often included in commercial incense.  You will learn the basics of preparing your ingredients and the principals of making cones and sticks that you can burn to produce naturally subtle scents for your home.  Ingredients and recipes will be available from the Cotswold Craft Cottage stall.
Saturday 11.45am / Sunday 10.30am - FREE

Willow Weaving with Ruth Parsons
Get the feel of the strength and flexibility of this amazing material.  You will use the natural properties of the willow to make a large willow leaf, practicing weaving techniques.  This workshop is designed to get you hooked on willow weaving - the possibilities are endless!
Saturday at 10.30am
£3 including all materials

 

Make & Mould 'Silk' Flowers with Cascading Cups
Make beautiful blooms from fabric, using a range of techniques to mould fabric as well as some ‘tricks of the trade’. Using a combination of satin ribbon, faux silk and silk blended fabric.
Saturday 3.15pm and Sunday 11.45am: £10

 

 

Stampin Up! Card Making & Papercrafts with Janette Cowie
Card making and tealight holders
Saturday at 1pm and Sunday at 3.30pm: £3.50

 

 

Makes & Demos with Denman W.I. College
Tunisian Crochet with Lindy Zubairy

Is it crochet? Is it knitting? Is it difficult? Answers in order are Yes, not really and no. Intrigued? Lindy shows you how it's done, what it looks like and why it's such a fun thing to try. Oh, and ‘Is it from Tunisia? Probably not!
30 minute demos on the hour from 11am on Saturday and 10am Sunday - FREE

 

 

Drop In Make & Takes - & More!

 

 

 

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