The Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet. BA4 6QN 2nd -4th April 2020
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Shepton Mallet 2019's Workshops..... What alot we've got planned for you!!

If you would like to take part  in one of the many Workshops running over the course of the show, you can book online by selecting the booking link (where offered).  Or just turn up on the day and book. 

If you don't know what day you are attending the show, you can book when you arrive by visiting the the stand where the workshop will be taking place. Spaces on some workshops are limited so we advise that you book as soon as you arrive, to avoid disappointment.

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Workshops

Create a Stunning Paper Lampshade

Times: 10:30am-11:30am, 12:00pm-1:00pm, 2:30pm-3:30pm and 4:00pm-5:00pm everyday

Location: G13 (Paper Shades)

Cost to attend: £20

Discover a world of paper collage and create your own, totally unique paper lampshade. Ros Freeborn is a paper collage artist and she’ll show you how to choose from a wide range of papers to create a very personal design. Papershades workshops are relaxed and fun. You’ll find out how to use tissue paper, wrapping paper, packaging, magazine pages and all kinds of paper to make a single design on card which will then be printed, on the spot, onto five panels of Papershades paper. Ros will show you how to construct the lampshade which flat packs down into an A4 envelope so it’s easy to take home. You could create a lampshade which goes perfectly in your home or make a truly original present for someone special.   

To prebook please email hello@papershades.co.uk with details of which workshop, which times and how many people will be attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Pressed Flower Guild Key Ring

Times: Running continuously throughout the day

Location: G22 (The Pressed Flower Guild)

Cost to attend: A small donation 

Join The Pressed Flower Guild to make your very own keyring with pressed flowers to take home. 

No need to prebook, simply drop in at any time. 

Small Felted Landscape

Times: 11.00am-12:00pm, 12.00pm-1:00pm, 2:00pm-3:00pm, 3:00pm-4:00pm everyday

Location: G12 (Felt Sew Somerset)

Cost to attend: £5

Tracey will be showing you, using the traditional skill of wet felting, how to create a small landscape picture. You will master how to handle and lay out the wool fibres, also how to add texture to your picture with the use of wool curls and nepps. The pictures can be further embellished at home with embroidery.

To prebook please email Tracey.bartlett63@outlook.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Busy Lizzie’s Origami Workshop

Times: Running continuously throughout the day

Location: Workshop Room 3 (Busy Lizzie's Origami)

Cost to attend: £5

Modular Origami pieces which can then be structured into Bunting, Hearts or Star shapes. 

No need to prebook, simply turn up on the day. 

Designing Male Orientated Cards

Times: 10:30am-11:30am, 12:30pm-1:30pm and 1:30pm-2:30pm everyday

Location: A5 (Papercraft Inspiration)

Cost to attend: £5

During the workshop you will create a male oriented card using either a card topper kit or parchment depending on their preference. There will be a selection of designs to choose from. The workshops will look at designing and creating male cards and will hopefully inspire some design ideas. 

To prebook click here to book directly with Papercraft Inspiration. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Wet Felt Making Workshop

Times: 12:00pm-1:00pm everyday

Location: G9 (Creative Escape)

Cost to attend: £5

Create a colourful design of your choice in a variety of wool and natural fibres, using the process of wet felting. This can then be created into a picture or bag etc, or incorporated into an existing project of your making. All abilities welcome, children need to be accompanied by a responsible adult. Please bring a small plastic bag to take your work home in, and an apron (optional). 

To prebook please email sarah@creative-escape.co.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Rose of Shannon Shadow Applique Panel

Times: 11:00am-12:00pm , 12.15pm-1:15pm and 2:00pm-3:00pm everyday

Location: G6 (Abbieanne Textiles)

Cost to attend: £5

Learn a new skills, hand shadow appliqué and other hints & tips.

To prebook please email abbieanne@btinternet.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised.

Fabulous Floral Fancies

Times: Throughout the day (Drop in)

Location: G18 (Embroiderers' Guild)

Cost to attend: A small donation to the guild.

This workshop will enable visitors to create a personalised ‘floral fancy’ badge. Using pre-cut felt pieces, thread, beads and sequins, they can design and make a felt flower – add a badge back – and walk away wearing it!

Take the weight off your feet for a while, and we will help you make something you can wear with pride. All ages welcome. 

No need to prebook, simply drop in at any time. 

Moroccan Blue Heart

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 1 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £20

You will be guided through each step to create a deep blue glass and filigree copper & it comes with a wood stand. Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Red Moon Heart

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 1 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £20

You will be guided through each step to create a Stunning red textured glass and filigree copper & comes with a wood stand. Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Emerald Green Celtic Heart

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 1 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £20

You will be guided through each step to create a Limited edition tall heart in a striking bright green. Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Seagull Simon

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 1 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £20

You will be guided through each step to create our fun seaside themed bird comes with a rope & shell wood stand. Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Tugboat Tilly

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 1 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £28

You will be guided through each step to create our largest design but the most satisfying and it comes with a solid wood base stand. Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Lighthouse Bill

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 1 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £28

You will be guided through each step to create a Jaunty design for the seaside theme! (Blue) comes with harbour themed stand. Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Lighthouse Gill

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 1 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £28 

You will be guided through each step to create Bill's girlfriend!! (Red) comes with harbour themed stand. Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Chicken Licken

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 1 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £25

You will be guided through each step to create my favourite glass pack, so colourful and cute to look at! Comes with a wood stand. Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Glass Bunting

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Workshop room 1 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £25

You will be guided through each step to create a 10 piece glass pack to make a string of colourful bunting to hang inside or out! Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Basic Beaded Earring Workshops

Times: 10.30am,12:00pm,2:00pm,3:00pm,4:00pm (Aprox 15 mins) everyday

Location: G16 (Holly Berkley Jewellery)

Cost to attend: £10 

During this lesson you will be learning how to make a pair of beaded earrings from a selection of world beads. You will learn design principles that will help you to produce your own designs. These can be attached to clips or wires. 

To prebook please click here to book directly with Holly Berkley. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Wire trapped stones

Times: 12.30pm(Aprox 35 mins) everyday

Location: G6 (Holly Berkley)

Cost to attend: £12.50 

Learn how to trap a stone or keepsake in a miniature decorative wirework cage using .5mm wire. Finish the piece by making a bail so that your keepsake will be able to form an attractive pendant.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Holly Berkley. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Needle Felting Contemporary Sheep Brooches

Times: 12:00pm-12:45pm and 2:30pm-3:15pm

Location: G11 (Bicton College)

Cost to attend: £6

This is a excellent beginners course to learn about fibres and needle felting techniques creating a unique contempory sheep brooch to your design. All necessary equipment and materials will be provided. 

To prebook please email flock2felts@gmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised and please pay on the day prefably in the morning to ensure your booking. 

Easter Chick with Colourful Eggs in Basket

Times: 12:30am-1:15pm everyday

Location: G7 (Lizabeth Felt Animals)

Cost to attend: £6

With Easter upon us why not try your hand at making this cute little chick with colourful eggs in a basket. 

To preebok please click here and send a message to Elizabeth with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attening. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Make a Keyring or a Fridge Magnet

Times: Running continuously throughout the day

Location: P1 (Craftlines)

Cost to attend: £2.50

Join Craftlines to create your own mosaic pixel magic keyring to take home. 

No need to prebook, simply drop in at any time. 

Mosaic Pixel Workshop

Times: Running continuously throughout the day

Location: P1 (Craftlines)

Cost to attend: Free 

Join Craftlines in this free workshop to help build a mosaic picture.

No need to prebook, simply drop in at any time. 

MDF Fun

Times: 12:30pm-1:20pm everyday

Location: Workshop Room 6 (Debbi Moore Designs)

Cost to attend: £5

Join Debbi and the team for some crafting fun in the MDF workshop. 

To prebook please click here and book directly with Debbi Moore. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. For more details about the workshop please email info@debbimoore.co.uk. 

Hedgehog Hetty

Times: 10:30am,11:30am,12:30pm,1:30pm,2:30pm,3:30pm everyday

Location: Stand 23 (Glass Garden Studio)

Cost to attend: £25

You will be guided through each step to create the new ‘Hedgehog Hetty’! Learn how to clean, foil and solder in a simple “Tiffany” method to construct your design to take home.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 5 MINUTES AT OUR STAND BEFORE THE START OF YOUR SESSION TO REGISTER AND SIGN THE HEALTH & SAFETY FORM BEFORE WE START.

To prebook please click here to book directly with Glass Garden Studio. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

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