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22-25 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 - Mon 25 Aug ‘14

Chilterns Craft & Design Show

Event Types: Craft Course/Workshop · Craft Demonstrations · Craft Fair/Show · Craft Market · Gallery Exhibition
Visitors to this year's Chilterns Craft & Design Show will be spoilt for choice with the tempting array of exquisite arts and crafts made by some of the best British craftsmen and women.
The show is set once more against the picture perfect background of Stonor Park, Henley-on-Thames over the August Bank Holiday and is a wonderful day out for all the family to enjoy with activities for all.
About the organiser
Stonor Park,
Henley-on-Thames,
Oxfordshire,
RG9 6HF   map
 
22-25 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 - Mon 25 Aug ‘14

Hidden Locket Metal Clay Master Class with Terry Kovalcik

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
This is a four day advanced level metal clay workshop making a new locket design. The lid and hinge are concealed in the frame leaving the front and back surface as blank canvases to embellish. It's constructed with a sturdy frame that provides the wearer with many options-necklace, large bracelet charm, or even as a pocket locket or for a keychain.
About the organiser
Cornwall School of Art, Craft and Jewellery,
2 Coldrenick Farm Offices,
Bodmin,
Cornwall,
PL30 4QE   map
 
22-25 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 - Mon 25 Aug ‘14

Painting in Constable Country: Your Own Choice of Media

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
A course for anyone with previous experience of landscape painting who would like the freedom to paint in their choice of media with instruction and encouragement according to their individual needs. There will be demonstrations to illustrate general painting principles and experiment with different media and plenty of individual tuition as you set out to capture scenes that inspired Constable.
About the organiser
FSC Flatford Mill,
East Bergholt,
Suffolk,
CO7 6UL   map
 
22-29 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 - Fri 29 Aug ‘14

Watercolours of Wales

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
Follow in the footsteps of Turner, Cotman and Constable and learn how to capture, in watercolour, the splendour of the Welsh landscape along with its dramatic, fleeting weather conditions. You will learn the famous artists' traditional basic methods and techniques in order to develop your own painting skills.
About the organiser
FSC Margam,
Margam Country Park,
Port Talbot,
SA13 2UA   map
 
22 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 Aug ‘14

A Visual Exploration of the Yorkshire Dales Landscape

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
This exciting course will enable participants to explore their impressions and ideas about the Yorkshire limestone landscape using watercolour, acrylic, inks, pastels, gouache, collage and other mediums. There will be a strong element of experimentation, as well as guided individual tuition and demonstrations. We will work outdoors, but paintings will also be developed indoors in the studios.
About the organiser
FSC Malham Tarn,
Settle,
North Yorkshire,
BD24 9PU   map
 
22 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 Aug ‘14

Adventures in Acrylic

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
Immerse yourself in the landscape while you enjoy this exciting course exploring all aspects of ways to work with and be creative with acrylic paint. There will be demonstrations and individual guidance to help you develop your own style to create successful paintings. Discover what an extremely versatile medium acrylic is.
About the organiser
FSC Slapton Ley,
Slapton,
Kingsbridge,
Devon,
TQ7 2QP   map
 
22 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 Aug ‘14

Bookbinding and Book Repairs for Beginners and Improvers

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
Covering both restoration of existing books and the creation of new bindings, this course is equally suitable for beginners and those with previous experience, since tuition is given according to individual needs.
The course emphasises the traditional skills and techniques of hand binding and helps you develop a deeper insight into this rewarding craft, whose origins go back over 2,000 years.
About the organiser
FSC Flatford Mill,
East Bergholt,
Suffolk,
CO7 6UL   map
 
22 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 Aug ‘14

Chair Making

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
Build a dining chair to take home in 5 days. Expert designer/maker Mark Ripley instructs on chair design principles and ergonomics before you make joints, assemble, sand and wax your chair. You should be practically minded with some woodworking experience in order to join this course. Fee includes materials.
About the organiser
Boat Building Academy Ltd,
Lyme Regis Marine Centre,
Monmouth Beach,
Lyme Regis,
Dorset,
DT7 3JN   map
 
22 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 Aug ‘14

Develop Your Watercolours from Sketches and Photographs

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
This course is aimed at artists with some previous experience in watercolour painting. You will be encouraged to develop your own finished paintings, utilising new ideas and techniques, working from sketches and photographs gathered on location. The Lake District provides a wonderful opportunity to explore ideas, sketch and paint on location and develop your overall watercolour vocabulary.
About the organiser
FSC Blencathra,
Threlkeld,
Keswick,
Cumbria,
CA12 4SG   map
 
22 Aug ‘14 »
Fri 22 Aug ‘14

Sail Making

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
Design, cut shapes, machine/hand sew and maintain traditional sails for anything from a small dinghy to a round-the-world yacht. Learn modern sail making techniques using a Sailrite sewing machine and hand stitching for emergency repairs and final finishing.
About the organiser
Boat Building Academy Ltd,
Lyme Regis Marine Centre,
Monmouth Beach,
Lyme Regis,
Dorset,
DT7 3JN   map
 
 

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