Christmas Courses

  • Tudor Christmas foodSaturday 8 December 2018
    FULL
    To be added to the waiting list please call 01243 811021 or email [email protected] 10am-4pm The course Ditch the turkey, and have a go with something really traditional! A Tudor Christmas was a time of food, food and more food, when all the best things came out of the store cupboard to fuel twelve days... (more info)
  • woodcut Christmas cards
    9.30am to 4.30pm The course Using the Museum as inspiration, learn to design an image and transfer it onto a woodblock, using wood cutting tools to carve the image, and practice mark making techniques. You will then print your own woodblock to produce ten Christmas cards. Afterwards you can take your woodblock away with you... (more info)
  • Print your own woodcut Christmas cardsSaturday 10 November 2018
    FULL
    woodcut Christmas cards
    To be added to the waiting list please call 01243 811021 or email [email protected] 9.30am to 4.30pm The course Using the Museum as inspiration, learn to design an image and transfer it onto a woodblock, using wood cutting tools to carve the image, and practice mark making techniques. You will then print your own woodblock... (more info)
  • Stained Glass Christmas DecorationsSaturday 1 December 2018
    10am to 4pm The course Make small copper foiled stained glass light catchers, and learn many skills including how to cut glass to a precise pattern, grind glass edges and join pieces using copper foil. Suitable for beginners or those with some experience. The tutor David Lilly trained in the art of stained glass in... (more info)
  • Make a patchwork starSaturday 17 November 2018
    FULL
    To be added to the waiting list please call 01243 811021 or email [email protected] 10am-4pm The course Create an heirloom decoration for the festive season. These patchwork stars were a favourite in Victorian homes, and are a beautiful way to showcase carefully hoarded scraps of favourite fabrics. The tutor Charlotte Dawber trained as a teacher... (more info)
  • Weave a Christmas TreeSaturday 8 December 2018
    10am-4pm The course Spend a relaxed day using a simple frame loom to weave a Christmas tree design. The tutor Hilary Charlesworth who exhibits her work, details of which can be seen on www.totallytextiles.co.uk. She teaches workshops in a number of textile skills and is a member of the Institute for Learning Participant information Students... (more info)
  • Willow Christmas TreesSaturday 1 December 2018
    9:30am-4pm The course Make a small Christmas tree (18 to 24 inches tall) using assorted willow, makes the perfect tree for a small windowsill or table. Once you have made it use battery LED lights for decoration. The tutor Linda Mills has been working with willow since 2004, she sells her products at various events... (more info)