Kent

  • In-Person Course

    Make a Vintage Mosaic in a Day

    Be inspired by the patterns, colours and textures of vintage ceramics, and discover the joy of mosaic making using the ‘picassiette’ method at my mosaic workshop in rural Kent.  Get creative and learn the art of mosaic, using an array of up-cycled materials to create your very own masterpiece!

    £100.00
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    Location : Kent

    Be inspired by the patterns, colours and textures of vintage ceramics, and discover the ...

  • Studio Health and Safety for potters online course
    Online Course

    Studio Health and Safety for Potters

    This course gives you all the information you need to run your studio safely, and also how to evaluate how much truth there is in some of the health and safety posts on social media and elsewhere.

    £120.00
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    This course gives you all the information you need to run your studio safely, ...

  • Product Safety for Potters online course
    Online Course

    Product Safety for Potters

    This course teaches you all you need to know to make work that is safe for the user. This covers glaze stability and food safety; making work microwave, oven, dishwasher and freezer proof; electric lamps and candleholders, and all the other aspects of producing good, safe, functional work.

    £120.00
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    This course teaches you all you need to know to make work that is ...

  • In-Person Course

    Glass Bottle Cutting for Beginners

    Our three-hour workshop in August will enable you to learn and practice the skill of glass bottle cutting. We will demonstrate our tried and tested glass cutting and sanding method, and you can expect to make at least two or three items of your choice during the workshop.

    £50.00
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    Location : Kent

    Our three-hour workshop in August will enable you to learn and practice the skill ...

  • Online Course

    The Art and Craft of Marbling: A Decorative Paint Effect Course

    COURSE OVERVIEW
    Faux marbling is an ancient technique that will add a touch of class to any project. But this skill is gradually being lost to time. With this course I aim to share my knowledge and experience in the hope these skills will live on.

    On this course you will learn how to recreate the ancient art of faux marbling. You will have unlimited access to the online material for as long as your account remains active, allowing you to practice & perfect these skills before moving on to larger projects.

    The tutorials are carefully designed and structured for people of all abilities. You will start by learning how to prepare your sample board and mix the different paints and glazes required for this paint effect. You will then build up the faux marble effect layer by layer before learning how to finish and protect your completed work.

    The course material has been divided into a series of 5 easy-to-follow video tutorials, accompanied by numerous professional tips and tricks and comprehensive information sheets. Each video is between 12-25 minutes, and within 2 hours, you will be equipped with all the information you need to learn this amazing paint effect.

    £250.00
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    COURSE OVERVIEW Faux marbling is an ancient technique that will add a touch of ...

  • Online Course

    Faux Oak Wood Graining: A Decorative Paint Effect Course

    Faux wood graining is an ancient technique that remains incredibly versatile to this day. As with many paint effect techniques, this skill is gradually being lost to time. With this course I aim to share my knowledge and experience in the hope these skills will live on.

    On this course you will learn how to recreate the faux wood graining effect. You will have access to the online material for as long as your account remains active, allowing you to practice & perfect these skills before moving on to larger projects.

    The tutorials are carefully designed and structured for people of all abilities. You will start by learning how to prepare your sample board and mix the different paints and glazes required for this paint effect. You will then build up the wood graining effect layer by layer before learning how to finish and protect your completed work.

    The course material has been divided into a series of easy-to-follow video tutorials, accompanied by numerous professional tips and tricks and comprehensive information sheets. Each video is between 12-40 minutes, and within 2 hours, you will be equipped with all the information you need to learn this amazing paint effect.

    With practice and imagination, you will soon be transforming the everyday into a work of art.

    £250.00
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    Faux wood graining is an ancient technique that remains incredibly versatile to this day. ...

  • Online Course

    A Hand Painted Furniture Course: Display Cabinet with Alternative Design Ideas

    This professional hand-painted furniture course, introduces you to many of the skills that Simon has developed over the 30+ years working as a decorator and interior designer. It allows you to create beautiful, bespoke, interior design concepts that suit your tastes without having to pay designer prices. Learning this versatile skill enables you to put your own creative stamp on everyday items.

    On this course you will be taken through the skills needed to create professional hand-painted furniture. You will have access to the online material for as long as your account remains active, allowing you to practice & perfect these skills before moving on to larger projects.

    The tutorials are carefully designed and structured for people of all abilities. You will start by learning how to clean your piece of furniture and shown how to remove oils, waxes, varnishes and general dirt ready for painting. You will then be led through the process of repairing any damaged glass or wood veneer to make the furniture look as good as new. After painting the furniture to your taste you will then learn how to finish and protect your work ready for use. In the final lesson Simon demonstrates 3 alternative finishes for different uses and tastes to provide further inspiration.

    The course material has been divided into a series of easy-to-follow video tutorials, accompanied by numerous professional tips and comprehensive information sheets. Each video is between 10-50 minutes, and within 3 hours, you will be equipped with all the information you need to start renovating your own item of furniture.

    £200.00
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    This professional hand-painted furniture course, introduces you to many of the skills that Simon ...

  • In-Person Course

    Beginner’s Candle Making Course

    10am-3pm with afternoon tea
    Hosted by award-winning founder, Paula Mateo
    In Bexley, Kent, with easy access from London

    Learn to create top quality, fragrant, natural candles you can feel proud to burn in your home or gain enough skills to start a business. Paula, the award-winning founder of Old Bexley Soap Company, a master Chandler with years of experience, is your host and teacher.

    You’ll be in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere and leave with two beautiful handmade soy wax candles – one large 30 cl and a smaller 12 cl. We finish with a delicious Afternoon Tea.

    £129.00
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    Location : Kent

    10am-3pm with afternoon tea Hosted by award-winning founder, Paula Mateo In Bexley, Kent, ...

  • In-Person Course

    Beginner’s Soap Making Course

    Learn the art of artisan soap making. Make beautiful, all-natural soaps. The course takes place in a relaxed and friendly learning environment, courses are hosted by Paula, founder of Old Bexley Soap Co.

    £129.00
    Rated 0 out of 5

    Location : Greater London

    Learn the art of artisan soap making. Make beautiful, all-natural soaps. The course takes ...

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