The Bath & West Showground 6th Apr - 8th April
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Powertex Finnabair - Inspired large eggs

Time: 11:00 am running each day

Location: Stand A50 - The Crafty Little Corner

Cost to attend £10.00 cost to attend 

Experience creating your own exquisite fabergè/finnabair inspired jewelled egg. created using stone art, fabric harder, pigment sprays and paints and various embelishments.

All materials and apron/gloves provided. Great fun and suitable for all ages, please visit stand A50, Crafty Little Corner to find out more and to book into this class.

 

 

 

 

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Mixed Media Powertex Journal

Class Time: 13.00 running all 3 days

Location: Stand A50 - Crafty Little Corner

Cost to attend £12.50 per person

Come and create your own 3D mixed media Finnabair inspired powertex journal wether it be a vintage or modern abstract look you wish to create there will be texture and embellishments to suit your tastes. Created using ivory powertex, pigment sprays, pigment paints and embellishments. All materials and aprons/gloves provided.

To book into this class please visit stand A50, Crafty Little Corner situated on the ground floor.

 

 

 

Stone Art Clay Jewellery

Class Time: 14.30 Running all 3 Days

Stand A50 - Crafty Little Corner

Cost to attend £10.00 per person

Join us creating your very own rustic stone art jewellery and keyring using powertex stone art clay, powertex ivory, stamps, moulds and pigments sprays and paints. All material and aprons/gloves provided. To book into this class please visit Stand A50 situated on the ground floor.

 

 

 

 

 

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10.00 - 11.30 Thursday 6th Friday 7th and Saturday 8th April

An introduction to scrumble crochet.

Balcony Upper Level - G15

Cost to attend £15.00 per person (all materials included)

An introduction to scrumble crochet. Scrumble crochet is a free form crochet art where you build up in layers and add embelishments to each piece.  Once you have learnt this technique you can make lots of lovely items including bags, cushions scarves and much more just let your imagination run wild!   In this class we will learn to make a simple brooch using various yarns, beads and buttons.  At the end of the class you will have a pretty brooch to take home.  All materials supplied. 

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Karen at casalana.thewoolhouse@gmail.com

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Karen will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Sculpting with Wire

Times: 11.00 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Balcony Upper Level - stand G3

Cost to attend £10 per person

If you fancy having a go at sculpting learn how to create a simple sculpture using wire and basic tools, images and examples will be available to provide inspiration.  This approach to sculpting does not require any previous experience and beginners are welcome.

  

We advise to book in advance as these classes fill up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Melanie at info@melaniedeegan.com Please make sure you include your name, the day and time you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Melanie will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

 

If you would like to book onto this workshop, please click on the following link. BOOKING LINK

Groovi Parchment Class

Times: 10.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Papercraft Inspirations - On Stand Workshop A5

Cost to attend £5.00 per person

This Papercraft class will focus on our new Groovi Parchment embossing system.  A stunning way to create cards with beautiful designs and easy to use stencils.No experience is necessary and we will provide you with all the materials and equipment to create a unique card.

We’ll show you the techniques you require and then you can create a card for any special occasion to take away with you similar to the ones in the photo.

 

It is advised to book in advance as this class could fill up quickly and space is limited - To book please follow the booking link below or email  Rebecca Carter from Papercraft Inspiration at contact@papercraftinspiration.co.uk

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Rebecca will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class and how to arrange the deposit.

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Sculpting with Wire

Times: 14.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Balcony Upper Level - stand G3

Cost to attend £10 per person

If you fancy having a go at sculpting learn how to create a simple sculpture using wire and basic tools, images and examples will be available to provide inspiration.  This approach to sculpting does not require any previous experience and beginners are welcome.

  

We advise to book in advance as these classes fill up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Melanie at info@melaniedeegan.com Please make sure you include your name, the day and time you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Melanie will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

 

If you would like to book onto this workshop, please click on the following link. BOOKING LINK

Times: 10.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Workshop: Needle Felt Mouse

Location: Makerss Stand A47

Cost to attend: £6.00 per person

Join Making Needle Felted Animals author Sophie Buckley for a needle felt taster workshop,  Learn to shape using 3d needle felt techniques with this fun project, choose from a natural colour or pastel sugar mice, then finish with our glue-in eyes. Includes a felting needle and mini foam mat to take away, plus a hand-out. It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link. - Book Me In

Times: 10.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Silk Painting Workshop

Balcony Upper Level - G7

Cost to attend £5.00

In this class you will be able to try out silk painting, join Sarah who will be running an informative class where you will be able to use paints and/or dyes directly onto silk fabric creating a brilliant, vibrant and translucent creation to take away. This workshop will last approximately 1 hour.

 It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Sarah at sarah@creative-escape.co.uk 

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Sarah will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Times: 10.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th April 2017 Only

Iron Work - Landscapes/fish

Balcony Upper Level

Cost to attend £7.00

If you have never tried Encaustic art before here is your chance, a great craft to master, join Karen who will show you how to use molten wax as a creative medium.

The genre of encaustic arts can span all ability levels, from complete beginner, through the crafts & hobby arts & on into the finest of fine arts.  It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Karen at karenmtait@aol.com or call Karen on 07795 823483.

Please note this workshop runs Thursday & Friday Only

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Karen will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Times: 10.45 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Log Cabin, Traditional Hand Patchwork

Balcony Upper Level - G4

Cost to attend £6 per person

Suitable for patchwork beginners (or experienced folks who would like a peaceful hour sitting and stitching!) We'll discuss do's and don'ts along the way with a bit of patchwork history.

You'll receive your fabrics, template and an instruction sheet so you will be able to complete this brightly coloured fun piece at home.

To book into this stand please make your way to Abbie Anne Patchworks stand on the balcony level, please note spaces are limited, so it is advisable to visit the stand earlier to book your place.  Alternatively, you can book in advance by following the link below or emailing Abbie Anne at  abbieanne@btinternet.com

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Abbie Anne will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Times: 11.00 Thursday 6th, Friday 7th & Saturday 8th

Workshop: Shimmering Leaves

Location: Stand A10 Jan Tillett

Cost to attend: £5.00 per person

In this workshop you will be creating some beautiful shimmering leaves. You will be using Angelina Fibres, real leaf skeletons and free motion embroidery to create a shimmering textile panel of spring leaves.

The Workshop will last approximately 1 hour

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Jan at  jan.tillett@btinternet.com.

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Jan will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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11.00 Thursday 6th Friday 7th & Saturday 8th

Felted Flowers

Balcony Upper Level - G11

Cost to attend £3.00 per person

Felted flower workshop: using the traditional technique of wet felting to make a small flower using Merino wool and silk fibers. This flower can be used as a brooch to embellish any out fit, hat or bag.

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Tracey

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Tracey will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Drawing with your sewing machine, freemotion masterpieces

Times: 11.00 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Bex Raven - On Stand Workshop B42

Cost to attend £10.00 per person

Suitable for beginners to advanced – there is always something new to learn

Learn how to set up your machine, design an image and create a picture with your sewing machine. Lose the fear of freemotion and use your machine as a drawing instrument instead of a paintbrush or pencil. If you have a favourite picture bring it with you to use printed out in A5 size.

It is advised to book in advance as this class could fill up quickly and space is limited - To book please follow the booking link below or email Bex Raven at bex.raven@funkyaardvark.co.uk.

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party (a deposit will be needed to secure your place). Bex Raven will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class and how to arrange the deposit.

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Times: 11.45pm Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th April 2017 Only

Stylus Work - Butterflies flowers and mini kaleidoscopes

Balcony Upper Level

Cost to attend £7.00

If you have never tried Encaustic art before here is your chance, a great craft to master, join Karen who will show you how to use molten wax as a creative medium.

The genre of encaustic arts can span all ability levels, from complete beginner, through the crafts & hobby arts & on into the finest of fine arts.  It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Karen at karenmtait@aol.com or call Karen on 07795 823483.

Please note this workshop runs Thursday & Friday Only

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Karen will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Times: 12.00 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Felt Making Workshop

Balcony Upper Level - G7

Cost to attend £5.00

Felt making is a very ancient craft and dates back to the beginnings of civilisation. Wool fibres are felted using moisture, friction and heat. As the wool shrinks the fibres interlock and mat together. Join Sarah from creative Escape for this enjoyable workshop learning how to make felt.

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Sarah at sarah@creative-escape.co.uk 

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Sarah will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Times: 12.00 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Workshop Needle Felt Flowers

Location Makerss Stand A47

Cost to attend: £6.00 per person

Join Making Needle Felted Animals author Sophie Buckley for a needle felt taster workshop, learn how to Create a pretty brooch or decoration using 2d needle felting and water soluble paper techniques, and our special luxury fibres. Includes a felting needle and mini foam mat to take away, plus a hand-out. It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link. Book Me In

Times: 12.00 Thursday 6th, Friday 7th & Saturday 8th

Shadow Applique Heart - by hand

Balcony Upper Level - G4

Cost to attend £5 per person

An absorbing hour learning a traditional patchwork technique in a more modern style.

You'll get your fabrics and full tuition to produce this fun item.  To book into this workshop, please make your way to Abbie Anne Patchworks Stand stituated on the balcony level or you can book your space in advance. To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Abbie anne at  abbieanne@btinternet.com

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Abbie Anne will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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12.00 - 14.00 Thursday 6th Friday 7th & Saturday 8th April 2017

Sock Masterclass working in the round

Balcony Upper Level - G15

Cost to attend £20 per person (All materials included)

Socks are knitted in the round using either the traditional 4 double point needle technique (dpns) or the Magic Loop method which involves working on straight rows on a circular needle.  For those of you who have tried to knit socks in the traditional method on dpns and failed or have wanted to learn and thought it too difficult so haven't tried we will be working with the Magic Loop method so you can ditch those dpns!  We will be covering cast on, cuff, heel shaping and toe shaping. At the end of the class you will have mastered the techniques and completed a sock Sock yarn and needles included.

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Karen at casalana.thewoolhouse@gmail.com

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Karen will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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12.00 Thursday 6th Friday 7th & Saturday 8th

Felted Flowers

Balcony Upper Level- G11

Cost to attend £3.00 per person

Felted flower workshop: using the traditional technique of wet felting to make a small flower using Merino wool and silk fibers. This flower can be used as a brooch to embellish any out fit, hat or bag.

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Tracey

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Tracey will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

Book me in here . BOOKING LINK 

Groovi Parchment Class

Times: 12.00 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Papercraft Inspirations - On Stand Workshop A5

Cost to attend £5.00 per person

This Papercraft class will focus on our new Groovi Parchment embossing system.  A stunning way to create cards with beautiful designs and easy to use stencils.No experience is necessary and we will provide you with all the materials and equipment to create a unique card.

We’ll show you the techniques you require and then you can create a card for any special occasion to take away with you similar to the ones in the photo.

It is advised to book in advance as this class could fill up quickly and space is limited - To book please follow the booking link below or email  Rebecca Carter from Papercraft Inspiration at contact@papercraftinspiration.co.uk

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Rebecca will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class and how to arrange the deposit.

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Workshop: Stained Glass Copper Foil Window Hanging.

Times: 12.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Upper Level Balcony - Stand G1

Cost to attend £10 per person

This is a great opportunity to try your hand at our Stained Glass Decoration Workshop. No experience necessary, just a willingness to try something a little bit special with beautiful glass. Lots of designs to choose from and we will guide you every step of the way! Learn how to foil glass, assemble then solder together.  This workshop is designed for both beginners and people who want to spend an hour honing their glass skills!  Lots of new designs to choose from.

Booking a Space

To book into this class please visit Tracey from Glass Garden Studio on her stand situated on the balcony, we would advise that you do this when arriving, as spaces book up quickly.

Times: 11.30 Class Time - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Make a needle felted flower using a mould

On Stand Workshop - Stand B11 Joan Prowse

Cost to attend £6.00 per person

Ever fancied having a go at making a felted flower? If so, this workshop is perfect for you. Join the creative and gifted textile artist Joan Prowse who will be running a short class on how to make a needle felted flower using a mould. This class is ideal for beginners and all materials and use of tools are included. At the end of the workshop you will have produced an amazing flower which you will be able to take away with you.

It is advised to book in advance as this class may fill up quickly as space is limited -To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Joan at projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk. Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Joan will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

If you would like to book on to this Workshop please click on the following link BOOKING LINK

Class Time 2.00 - 3.00pm Thursday & Friday Only!

Felted Mini Landscape

Stand B11 - Joan Prowse

Cost to attend £6.00 per person

This class is a great way of introducing youngsters to felting, suitable for children 7 years and upwards as well as adults looking to learn the joys of felting. Working with Joan Prowse, one of Devon’s leading textile artists you will learn how to make a needle felted mini landscape. All materials and use of tools are included in the class and you will get to take away the finished landscape at the end. Important all children attending must be accompanied by an adult.

Please note this class only run on Thursday &  Friday and it is advised to book in advance as this class may fill up quickly as space is limited -To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Joan at projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk. Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Joan will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

If you would like to book on to this Workshop please click on the following link BOOKING LINK

Times: 13.00 Thursday 6th, Friday 7th & Saturday 8th

Workshop: Shimmering Leaves

Location: Stand A10 Jan Tillett

Cost to attend £5.00

In this workshop you will be creating some beautiful shimmering leaves. You will be using Angelina Fibres, real leaf skeletons and free motion embroidery to create a shimmering textile panel of spring leaves.

The Workshop will last approximately 1 hour

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Jan at  jan.tillett@btinternet.com.

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Jan will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Drawing only with Stitch, freemotion masterpieces

Times: 13.00 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Bex Raven - On Stand Workshop B42

Cost to attend £10 per person

 Suitable for beginners to advanced – there is always something new to learn

Learn how to set up your machine, design an image and create a picture from scratch working only with stitches. You will use specialised fabrics to make an image where you will finish with only the stitches left behind. Lose the fear of freemotion and make your first stitch only masterpiece. If you have a favourite picture bring it with you to use printed out in A5 size.

It is advised to book in advance as this class could fill up quickly and space is limited - To book please follow the booking link below or email Bex Raven at bex.raven@funkyaardvark.co.uk.

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party (a deposit will be needed to secure your place). Bex Raven will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class and how to arrange the deposit.

BOOK ME IN 

Times: 13.15pm Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th April 2017 Only

Iron work - skylines and a bit of stamping - Kazies Magical Designs

Balcony Upper Level

Cost to attend £7.00

If you have never tried Encaustic art before here is your chance, a great craft to master join Karen who will show you how to use molten wax as a creative medium.

The genre of encaustic arts can span all ability levels, from complete beginner, through the crafts & hobby arts & on into the finest of fine arts.  It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Karen at karenmtait@aol.com or call Karen on 07795 823483

Please note this workshop only runs Thursday and Friday Only!

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Karen will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

Book me in here . BOOKING LINK 

Workshop: Stained Glass Copper Foil Window Hanging.

Times: 13.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Balcony Upper Level - G1

Cost to attend £10.00 per person

The Glass Garden Studio is holding Stained Glass Copper Foiling workshops at the show - no experience necessary, just a willingness to try something a little bit special with beautiful glass. Lots of designs to choose from and we will guide you every step of the way! This is a great opportunity to try your hand at our Stained Glass Decoration Workshop. Learn how to foil glass, assemble then solder together.  This workshop is designed for both beginners and people who want to spend an hour honing their glass skills!  Lots of new designs to choose from.

Booking a Space

To book into this class please visit Tracey from Glass Garden Studio on her stand situated on the balcony, we would advise that you do this when arriving, as spaces book up quickly.

Times: 13.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Log Cabin, Traditional Hand Patchwork

Balcony Upper Level - G4

Cost to attend £6 per person

To book into this stand please make your way to Abbie Anne Patchworks stand on the balcony level, please note spaces are limited, so it is advisable to visit the stand earlier to book your place.  Alternatively, you can book in advance by following the link below or emailing Abbie Anne at  abbieanne@btinternet.com

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Abbie Anne will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

Book me in here . BOOKING LINK

Times: 13.30- 14.15 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Workshop: Needle Felt Sweet Bee

Location Makerss Stand A47

Cost to attend: £6.00 per person

Join "Making Needle Felted Animals", author Sophie Buckley for a needle felt taster, create a sweet bee decoration using 3d needle felt techniques.

Includes a felting needle and mini foam mat to take away, plus a hand-out. It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link. Book Me In

Starts 1.30pm and runs each day at this time

Pretty Mixed Media Tag Book

Location: On Stand Workshop P5 - The CraftStudio

Price: £5.00  

In this workshop you will be making a pretty mixed media tag book using the Prima Julie Nutting girl + boy stamps. This will involve stamping, some fussy cutting, and paper piecing, + great fun!...taking us back to the days of those cut out dolls with paper clothes..those were the days!

Up to 5 people can take part in this workshop so make sure you book your space!

It is advised to book in advance as this class may fill up quickly as space is limited -To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Ruth at ruthnrosie@tiscali.co.uk. Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Ruth will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

If you would like to book on to this Workshop, please click on the following link. BOOKING LINK

Times: 14.00 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Silk Painting Workshop

Balcony Upper Level - G7

Cost to attend £5.00 per person

In this class you will be able to try out silk painting, join Sarah who will be running an infornmative class where you will be able to use paints and/or dyes directly onto silk fabric creating a brilliant, vibrant and translucent creation to take away. This workshop will last approximately 1 hour

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Sarah at sarah@creative-escape.co.uk 

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Sarah will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

Book me in here . BOOKING LINK

14.00 Thursday 6th Friday 7th & Saturday 8th

Felted Flowers

Balcony Upper Level - G11

 Cost to attend £3.00  per person

Felted flower workshop: using the traditional technique of wet felting to make a small flower using Merino wool and silk fibers. This flower can be used as a brooch to embellish any out fit, hat or bag.

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Tracey

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Tracey will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

Book me in here . BOOKING LINK 

Groovi Parchment Class

Times: 14.00 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Papercraft Inspirations - On Stand Workshop A5

Cost to attend £5.00 per person

This Papercraft class will focus on our new Groovi Parchment embossing system.  A stunning way to create cards with beautiful designs and easy to use stencils.No experience is necessary and we will provide you with all the materials and equipment to create a unique card.

We’ll show you the techniques you require and then you can create a card for any special occasion to take away with you similar to the ones in the photo.

It is advised to book in advance as this class could fill up quickly and space is limited - To book please follow the booking link below or email  Rebecca Carter from Papercraft Inspiration at contact@papercraftinspiration.co.uk

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Rebecca will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class and how to arrange the deposit.

BOOK ME IN 

Times: 14.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th April 2017 Only

Iron work - Transfer your work onto fabric- Kazies Magical Designs

Balcony Upper Level

Cost to attend £7.00

If you have never tried Encaustic art before here is your chance, a great craft to master join Karen who will show you how to use molten wax as a creative medium.

The genre of encaustic arts can span all ability levels, from complete beginner, through the crafts & hobby arts & on into the finest of fine arts.  It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Karen at karenmtait@aol.com or call Karen on 07795 823483

Please note this workshop only runs Thursday and Friday Only!

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Karen will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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14.30 - 16.15 Thursday 6th Friday 7th & Saturday 8th April

An introduction to carding and spinning from raw fleece

Balcony Upper Level - Casalana G15

Cost to attend £20 per person

An introduction to carding and spinning from raw fleece. Have you ever thought you might like to learn to spin you own yarns? This is your chance to try before you buy. Learn to prepare and spin your own yarns from raw fleece using traditional methods of carding and hand spinning on an Ashford traditional wheel. In this class you will learn to card (comb) the raw fleece in preparation for spinning the fleece and then how to spin and ply the fleece.

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Karen at casalana.thewoolhouse@gmail.com

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Karen will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

Book me in here . 

BOOKING LINK 

Times 14.40 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Workshop: Needle Felt Picture

Location: Makerss Stand A47

Cost to attend: £6.00 per person.

Join "Making Needle Felted Animals" author Sophie Buckley for a needle felt taster DROPIN workshop.

Suitable for beginners onwards - Come along and create a mini picture on hessian using needle felt techniques, you will receive instructions and materials and there will be someone on hand if you have any questions. Includes a felting needle and mini foam mat to take away, plus a hand-out.

There is no need to book into this workshop, just turn up and take a seat 

Workshop: Stained Glass Copper Foil Window Hanging.

Times: 14.30 Thursday 6th, Friday 7th & Saturday 8th April 2017

Balcony Upper Level - G1

Cost to attend £10.00 per person

The Glass Garden Studio is holding Stained Glass Copper Foiling workshops at the show - no experience necessary, just a willingness to try something a little bit special with beautiful glass. Lots of designs to choose from and we will guide you every step of the way! This is a great opportunity to try your hand at our Stained Glass Decoration Workshop. Learn how to foil glass, assemble then solder together.  This workshop is designed for both beginners and people who want to spend an hour honing their glass skills!  Lots of new designs to choose from.

Booking a Space

To book into this class please visit Tracey from Glass Garden Studio on her stand situated on the balcony, we would advise that you do this when arriving, as spaces book up quickly.

Times: 14.45 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Shadow Applique Heart - by hand

Balcony Upper Level - G4

Cost to attend £5.00 per person

An absorbing hour learning a traditional patchwork technique in a more modern style.

You'll get your fabrics and full tuition to produce this fun item.  To book into this workshop, please make your way to Abbie Anne Patchworks Stand stituated on the balcony level or you can book your space in advance. To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Abbie anne at  abbieanne@btinternet.com

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Abbie Anne will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Times: 15.00 Thursday 6th, Friday 7th & Saturday 8th

Workshop: Shimmering Leaves

Location: Stand A10 Jan Tillett

Cost to attend £5.00

In this workshop you will be creating some beautiful shimmering leaves. You will be using Angelina Fibres, real leaf skeletons and free motion embroidery to create a shimmering textile panel of spring leaves.

The Workshop will last approximately 1 hour

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Jan at  jan.tillett@btinternet.com.

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Jan will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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15.00 Thursday, 6th Friday, 7th & Saturday 8th April

Felted Flowers

Balcony Upper Level - G11

Cost to attend £3.00 per person

Felted flower workshop: using the traditional technique of wet felting to make a small flower using Merino wool and silk fibers. This flower can be used as a brooch to embellish any out fit, hat or bag.

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited.To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Tracey

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Tracey will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Drawing with sparkles and circles, freemotion masterpieces sparkling seascape

Times: 15.00 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Bex Raven - On Stand Workshop B42

Cost to attend £10.00 per person

Suitable for beginners to advanced – there is always something new to learn

Learn how to tackle tricky threads and play with tricky shapes. Not for the faint hearted! This workshop tackles curves, wiggles and circles as well as sparkly threads to give you a seascape that will twinkle while giving you the confidence to use all the awkward threads in your sewing box.

To book into this stand please make your way to Bex Raven stand on the balcony level, please note spaces are limited, so it is advisable to visit the stand earlier to book your place.  Alternatively, you can book in advance by following the link below or emailing Bex Raven at bex.raven@funkyaardvark.co.uk

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party (a deposit will be needed to secure your place). Bex Raven will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class and how to arrange the deposit.

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Times: 15.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Wet Felt Making Workshop

Balcony Upper Level - G7

Cost to attend £5.00 per person

Felt making is a very ancient craft and dates back to the beginnings of civilisation. Wool fibres are felted using moisture, friction and heat. As the wool shrinks the fibres interlock and mat together. Join Sarah from creative Escape for this enjoyable workshop learning how to make felt.

It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Sarah at sarah@creative-escape.co.uk 

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Sarah will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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Workshop: Stained Glass Copper Foil Window Hanging.

Times: 15.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Balcony Upper Level - G1

Cost to attend £10.00 per person

The Glass Garden Studio is holding Stained Glass Copper Foiling workshops at the show - no experience necessary, just a willingness to try something a little bit special with beautiful glass. Lots of designs to choose from and we will guide you every step of the way! This is a great opportunity to try your hand at our Stained Glass Decoration Workshop. Learn how to foil glass, assemble then solder together.  This workshop is designed for both beginners and people who want to spend an hour honing their glass skills!  Lots of new designs to choose from.

Booking a Space

To book into this class please visit Tracey from Glass Garden Studio on her stand situated on the balcony, we would advise that you do this when arriving, as spaces book up quickly.

Groovi Parchment Class

Times: 15.30 Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th / Saturday 8th April 2017

Papercraft Inspirations - On Stand Workshop A5

Cost to attend £5.00 per person

This Papercraft class will focus on our new Groovi Parchment embossing system.  A stunning way to create cards with beautiful designs and easy to use stencils.No experience is necessary and we will provide you with all the materials and equipment to create a unique card.

We’ll show you the techniques you require and then you can create a card for any special occasion to take away with you similar to the ones in the photo.

It is advised to book in advance as this class could fill up quickly and space is limited - To book please follow the booking link below or email  Rebecca Carter from Papercraft Inspiration at contact@papercraftinspiration.co.uk

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Rebecca will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class and how to arrange the deposit.

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Times: 15.45pm Class - Thursday 6th / Friday 7th April 2017 Only

Iron & stylus freestyle select from any of the previous classes or choose from project book

Balcony Upper Level

Coat to attend £7.00

If you have never tried Encaustic art before here is your chance, a great craft to master join Karen who will show you how to use molten wax as a creative medium.

The genre of encaustic arts can span all ability levels, from complete beginner, through the crafts & hobby arts & on into the finest of fine arts.  It is advised to book in advance as this class fills up quickly and space is limited - To book into this class please follow the booking link below or email Karen at karenmtait@aol.com or call Karen on 07795 823483

Please note this workshop only runs Thursday and Friday Only!

Please make sure you include your name, the day you want to attend the class, the title of the class and how many in your party. Karen will email you to confirm you have successfully booked into the class.

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