The Bath & West Showground 18th - 20th October 2018
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Furzie Fascinators

10.30am, 1pm, 3pm running all three days

Hall 2 Stand M40 - Furzie

Price to attend: £10

Get creative with Furzie and needle-felt a hare, dog or cat head on a hat or lapel pin. This 60-90 minute workshop will teach you the basics of needle felting, and give you a chance to express yourself with wool. Suitable for absolute beginners, adults and children over 12 years. Your animal may vary from the photo and depends upon available colours. Spaces are limited to six per workshop Book here: https://www.furzie.co.uk/c4c-workshops/

Designed to be Different Card Making with JJD Crads

Time: Running through out the day- drop in

Location: Stand 65 - J.J.D Card Making and Craft Supplies

Cost to Attend: Free

On-Stand Demonstrations Throughout Each Day. Showing you Techniques & Tips On Creating "Dazzlingly Different" Greeting Cards & Decorations; Using Britannia Dies, Hunkydory, Kanban, Dawn Bibby & A Wide Range Of Strikingly Different Products!
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Paint Pouring Workshop - Paint Pouring with Sarah

Times: 10am & 11.30am & 1.00pm & 3pm Running all 3 days

Location: Workshop Room 4 (Child Friendly Workshop)

Price to attend: £10 for one tile or £15 for two

In this fantastic workshop, run by the lovely Sarah Kennard, you will work with water-based acrylic paint and other materials to create a unique piece of work on a tile or two if you wish!

You do not need any experience (or artisitic ability!) to take part in this workshop so come and have a go at a new skill.

These classes can book up quickly so it is advised to book in advance to do this please email paintpouring@gmail.com and include: The name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Children over the age of 6 can take part in this workshop, but they must be accompanied by a supervising adult who does not have to take part if they do not wish to. 

Take one stitch and master it! - Friday Only Workshop

Time: Friday 19th October at 10.15am & 1.15pm & 2.45pm

Location: Balcony Stand G13 - West Country Embroiders. (Child Friendly)

Cost to Attend: £5 adults, Children accompanied, Go Free!

This workshop will be run by Ann Emery, a member of the Sherborne West Country Embroiderers. 

In this workshop you will make a gift card with an insert of a piece of textural embroidery using just one stitch, but using different sizes and thicknesses of the thread.

There are 10 place available for this workshop. If you would like to book on to this workshop, please email  wcesherbornemem@gmail.com  and include: The name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Children are welcome in this workshop but must have a supervising adult. The adult does not have to take part if they do not want to. 

Learn the Art of Needle Tatted Lace

Time: 10.15am & 13:45pm Running all 3 days

Location: Stand 128 - Tatting and Design

Cost to Attend: £10 

In this workshop, run by the lovely Barbara, you will make a lovely gift bag with a lace motif on it. 

This workshop does not require any experience and you will learn all the school need to needle tat a double stitch,  make a chain, ring and picot, how to do a join and how to read a pattern to make a simple lace motif to stitch onto a gift bag, or use as you wish. 

This fantastic workshop is for 6 participants only so make sure you book a place in advance. If you would like to book a place on this workshop, please email enquiry@tatting.co.uk and include:  The name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

This workshop is open to children 12 and above when accompanied by an adult. 

Landscape Picture

Time: 10.30am & 2.15pm Running all 3 days

Location: Balcony Stand G12 - FeltbyFi

Cost to Attend: £6.00

Come and join Fi Harris who is running this lovely Wet-Felting Make & Take.You will get the chance to make a beautiful Landscape picture in just half an hour, the perfect introduction to the wonderful skill of wet-felting. 

Numbers are limited so please book by emailing FI HARRIS  at feltbyfi@gmail.com
Please come to Fi's stand on your arrival at the show to pay and confirm up your place.

Groovi Parchment with Papercraft Inspirations

Time: 10.30am & 12.30pm & 2.30pm Running all 3 days

Location: Stand 11

Cost to Attend: £5.00

In this workshop, the talented Sylvia Carr will teach you the Groovi way! You will make a lovely parchment craft card using Groovi templates. No experience is needed to take part. 

With lots of different designs to create something unique, you are sure to take home something you will love. 

This workshop is for 4 people at a time only so if you would like to take part make sure you book a place! Click on the following link to secure your place www.papercraftinspiration.co.uk/book-online

This workshop is suitable for children, however there must be an accompanying adult present who does not have to take part in the workshop if they do not wish to. 

Stamping Techniques - Getting more from your Stamps

Time: 10.30am Running all 3 days

Location: Balcony Stand G2 - Terri Koszler

Cost to Attend: £7.50

In this workshop, you will learn techniques that will allow you to use your stamps in new ways, perfect for those who are starting out with stamps or for those looking to find new techniques. You will create a card, bookmark and tag using stunning stamps and inks from Altenew. 

If you would like to book on to this workshop, please email tkoszler@yahoo.co.uk and include: The name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Silk Painting Workshop with Sarah Meikle

Time: 10.30am Running all 3 days

Location: Balcony Stand G10 - Creative Escape

Cost to Attend: £7

All abilities welcome.  Come and experience painting on silk with a wide range of exciting colours and a selection of hand drawn designs to choose from.  Children need to be accompanied by an adult please. To book onto this workshop please contact sarah@creative-escape.co.uk  

Penguin Felting Workshop

Time: 10.30am Running all 3 days

Location: Stand 18 - The Makerss

Cost to Attend: £10

Come and learn to needle felt with The Makerss on this fun penguin workshop!

Numbers are limited - we are reserving 5 places for people booking on the day, so if the event is sold out online you have a chance on the day, just come straight to our stand number 18 to book.

You will take away your finished penguin and your needle felting tools and handout sheet.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/needle-felt-penguin-workshop-craft4crafters-show-bath-west-tickets-50601569657


Parchment Craft Taster Session

Time: 11am & 12.00pm & 1.30pm & 2.30pm & 3.30pm Running all 3 days

Location: Balcony Stand G14 - The Association of Parchment Craft

Cost to Attend: TBA

The Association of Parchment Craft will be running taster sessions for you to have a go at this lovely craft. 

The session will give you the opportunity to try some of the tools and techniques used in parchment craft. 

You will have the opportunity to make either a mouse, penguin or a snowman and each class will take around 30 to 45 minutes. 

  

Creative Slow Stitch (Friday Only)

Time: Friday 19th October at 11.00am OR 12.30pm OR 2.00pm

Location: Balcony Stand G13 - West Country Embroiderers

Cost to Attend: £5 for adults, Children accompanied Go Free

This workshop will be run by Paula Simpson, a member of Sherborne West Country Embroiderers. Her workshop is inspired by the mindfullness movement and you will get to make a lovely, simple card using a needle, natural cloth and thread. 

There are 10 place available for this workshop. If you would like to book on to this workshop, please email  wcesherbornemem@gmail.com  and include: The name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Children are welcome in this workshop but must have a supervising adult. The adult does not have to take part if they do not want to. 

Folk Art Applique (Saturday Only)

Time: Saturday 20th October at 11.00am & 12.30pm & 2.00pm

Location: Balcony Stand G13 - West Country Embroiders

Cost to Attend: £5 for Adults, Children accompanied Go Free

This workshop is run by Pascale Taylor, a member the of Embroiderers Guild, in conjunction with the Young Embroiderers Guild.

Pascale will teach you to make a lovely, small card using colourful folk art images on black material. 

There are 10 place available for this workshop. If you would like to book on to this workshop, please email  wcesherbornemem@gmail.com  and include: The name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Children are welcome in this workshop but must have a supervising adult. The adult does not have to take part if they do not want to.  

Fairy Tree House (Friday Only)

Time: Friday 19th October at 11.00am & 1.45pm

Location: Stand 67- The Craft Studio

Cost to Attend: £8

In this workshop you will create your own fantastic Fairy Tree House! Using a mdf art shrine from That's Crafty you will turn this into a magical little tree house, complete with it's own fairy book! This will involve using chalk paint, texture paste, inks + Lavinia stamps.

If you would like to book on to this workshop, please email ruthnrosie@tiscali.co.uk and include: The name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Experimental Wet Felting Workshop (Child Friendly)

Time: 11am & 12pm & 2pm & 3pm Running all 3 days

Location: Balcony Stand G17 - Felt Sew Somerset

Cost to Attend: £5.00 

In this lovely workshop run by Tracey Bartlett, you will learn the traditional skill of wet felting. You will be shown how to handle and lay out the wool fibres as well how to embellish your work with wool curls. The final product will be a small piece of experimental flat felt to be use to cover a note book. This can then be embellished further at home with beads, sequins or buttons. 

Don't worry if you have never done wet felting before, this class is suitable for beginners so come and have a go! The workshop is also suitable for children, an adult should also be present to supervise but they do not need to participate.  

There are 5 spaces available on this workshop.  If you would like to book on to this workshop, please email  tracey.bartlett@uwclub.net and include: The name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Needle Felted Seascape (child friendly)

Time: 11am Running all 3 days

Location: Stand 19 - Joan Prowse

Cost to Attend: £6.50

This lovely workshop is suitable for begginers and accompanied children of 8yrs upwards.

Joan Prowse, a very talented, skilled felter will be leading this workshop to make a seascape and will be on hand to offer advice on Felting and help you as you embark on your Felting Journey!

This workshop is expected to be very popular and is only available for up to 6 people so we recommend you book in advance. 

If you would like to book onto this workshop, please email  projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk and include;  The name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Festive Bunting (Thursday Only)

Time: 11.15am & 1.45pm - Thursday Only Class

Location: Stand 67 - The Craft Studio

Cost to Attend: £7.50

In this Christmassy workshop, you will make a lovely set of festive bunting. Using chipboard, inks,  stamps + resist techniques you will create a festive-style heart bunting, which will incorporate some pretty embellishments, made using Britannia dies.

If you would like to book on to this workshop, please email ruthnrosie@tiscali.co.uk and include the name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Festive Tag (Saturday Only)

Time: 11.15am & 1.30pm Saturday Only

Location: Stand 67 - The Craft Studio

Cost To Attend: £6

In this Christmas workshop, you will make a lovely Festive tag.  Using chipboard, distress inks + oxides, stamps + resist techniques you will make a large decorative festive tag, which will incorporate some pretty embellishments, made using Britannia dies.

If you would like to book on to this workshop, please email ruthnrosie@tiscali.co.uk and include the name of the workshop, your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.

Felt Making Workshop with Sarah Meikle

Time: 12.00pm Running all 3 days.

Location: Balcony Stand G10 - Creative Escape

Cost to Attend: £5.00

All abilities welcome.  This workshop uses the wet felting process to create a piece of felt of your own design, with a wide range of exciting wool colours to choose from.  Children need to be accompanied by an adult, please. To book onto this workshop please contact  sarah@creative-escape.co.uk

Seascape - Make it Paisley

Time: 12.15pm Running all 3 days

Location: Balcony Stand G12

Cost to Attend: £6.00 

Come and take part in this lovely wet felting make and take with Melanie Cole from Make it Paisley. In this 30 minute workshop, you will make a seascape. 

You can book your place by emailing Melanie Cole at Mel.cole@blueyonder.co.uk, please attend our stand upon your arrival to pay thereby confirming your place.

Naught to Gnome demonstration

Time: 1.00pm Running all 3 days

Location: Stand 18 - The Makerss

Cost to Attend: FREE

Naught to Gnome is a free demonstration that showing you how to make your 3D gnome and inspiring you to carry it on at home!

Fabulous Flowers - Make it Paisley

Time: 1.15pm Running all 3 days

Location: Balcony Stand G12

Cost to Attend: £6.00

Come and take part in this lovely wet felting make and take with Melanie Cole from Make it Paisley. In this 30 minute workshop you will make flowers. 

You can book your place by emailing Melanie Cole at Mel.cole@blueyonder.co.uk, please attend our stand upon your arrival to pay thereby confirming your place.

Willow Weaving Workshop with Sarah Meikle

Time: 2.00pm and 3:30pm Running all 3 dyas

Location: Balcony Stand G10 - Creative Escape

Cost to Attend: £5 

All abilities welcome.  Make a wreath, a heart, a bird feeder or a Christmas Tree in Somerset willow.  Children need to be accompanied by an adult, please. Sarah Meikle will be also be demonstrating willow weaving from 1.30-2pm and 3-3.30pm on my stand.  To book onto this workshop please contact sarah@creative-escape.co.uk

Key Ring and Fridge Magnets

Time: Every-hour Running all 3 days

Location: Stand 5 - Craftlines of Milton Keynes

Cost to Attend £2.50 

In this fun Make and Take, you will get the opportunity to make a Key Ring or Fridge Magnet. You will do a Pixel mosaic pattern when making your choice of product. 

There are six places available, if you would like to take part please just turn up to Stand 5 and see if there is a place!

This workshop is suitable for children, however an adult must accompany them even if they do not take part in the workshop. 

Rag Rug Workshop Drop in

Time: Running through out the day, Drop In

Location: Hall 2 Stand M41 - Rag Rug Textiles

Cost to Attend: £3.20

Deborah from Rag Rug will be running drop-in Workshops throughout the day, if you see a spare seat, sit down and have a go! Don't worry if it's your first time. Using recycled Sari-Silk and a bit a ‘bling’ you can make a corsage to wear immediately you have completed it. Various colours available. There will also be new animals ‘makes’ of rabbit, Polar Bear, Bee and Octopus along with my favorites such as the Squirrel and Hedgehog. Suitable for beginners. No need to book, if there’s a seat you can start.

Everyday

Stamping and Flower Making

Stand 45 - Once Upon a Time

FREE

Una from Once Upon a Time will be running demonstrations on stamping and flower making with different dies and flower foam for Christmas.

Once Upon a Time also sell a wide range of stamps, dies, inks and much much more. If this is your area of expertise, check them out!!

All day, Everyday

Marbling Tiles

Stand 36 - Marbling4Fun

£5.00

Come and Try a fun new skill, no experience needed!

Craig Joubert will be giving you the opportunity to have a go at the lovley craft of Marbling. You will learn traditional and comtemporary marbling techniques as you create a funky patterned Tile. 

3 people can take part in this workshop at a time, so simply come to stand 36 and have a go! 

Children can take part in this workshop, however they must be accompanied by an adult. 

Everyday of the show

Christmas Tree Stack

Workshop Room 1 - Glass Garden Studio

£17

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!



The workshop will be running every day of the show at the following time;

10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30 & 3:30.  The cost is £17 and there will be 12 places available, Each workshop will last for around 1 hour. 

If you want to book onto this workshop please click the following link https://www.glassgardenstudio.com/christmas-tree-stack-i1885.htm

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