Nottinghamshire

  • Online Course

    An Introduction to Natural Dyeing – A Self-Paced Online Course

    Discover the alchemy and magic of extracting colour from plants.

    This self-paced, online natural dyeing course will give you all the information and knowledge you need to become a confident natural dyer from the comfort of your own home.

    £120.00
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    Discover the alchemy and magic of extracting colour from plants. This self-paced, online natural ...

  • Online Course

    Frame Loom Weaving – A Comprehensive Guide to Becoming a Weaver

    Discover the world of frame loom weaving.

    This self-paced, online course on frame loom weaving will give you all the information and knowledge you need to become a confident frame loom weaver from the comfort of your own home.

     

     

     

     

    £130.00
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    Discover the world of frame loom weaving. This self-paced, online course on frame loom ...

  • In-Person Course

    Free Machine Embroidery with Sarah Sewell

    Free-machine embroidery has been described by Kirsty Allsopp as ‘the crack cocaine of the crafting world!’ and I have to agree – it is VERY addictive!
    Sarah’s workshop will introduce you to this fascinating art form – it can be described as drawing with your sewing machine.
    You will learn how to set up a sewing machine ready for free-machine embroidery, and can have fun practising doodling and ‘writing’ onto fabric. Once you have mastered the basics, you will design and create your own framed textile picture using free-machine embroidery & appliqué techniques.
    There will be a selection of fabrics available for you to use in your appliqué design, but you are very welcome to bring your own fabric if you prefer.
    At the end of the workshop, you will be able to set up a sewing machine for free-machine embroidery and have the knowledge to create your own textile art at home.
    Information regarding suitable fabrics and threads etc and where to buy them will also be given to you.
    Course Highlights
    • Friendly, comfortable and well lit environment
    • Small group to enable individual tuition
    • All tools and materials/equipment are provided
    • Generous table space
    • Clear information and demonstrations from an experienced textile artist
    The course focus is always on fun and friendly creativity, with lots of personal tuition from an experienced textile artist.
    You don’t need to bring anything with you, as all tools and materials/equipment will be provided. However, please do feel free to bring your own fabric scraps & photos or pictures to provide inspiration for your framed picture.
    Class sizes will be limited to 6 people to enable individual tuition, so please get in touch soon to book your place.

    £45.00
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    Location : Nottinghamshire

    Free-machine embroidery has been described by Kirsty Allsopp as ‘the crack cocaine of the ...

  • In-Person Course

    Silver Jewellery Making with Cyrilyn Silver

    Have you ever wanted to create your own silver jewellery?
    This full day workshop is the perfect opportunity to come and learn the basics of silversmith-ing.
    The course aims to equip you with the skills, tools and materials to create your very own unique sterling silver pendant from flat sheet silver PLUS earrings.
    We start the workshop with a description of the basic tools used to cut, form and detail silver. You will then be given the opportunity to practice your skills and once you feel comfortable, we will cut and prepare some pieces of silver, ready to build into your first design.
    After a break for lunch, we will carry on and learn a little more and then cut and prepare silver pieces ready to form into your second project
    This will be a step by step lesson, suitable for complete beginners, with use of tools and materials for each student included in the course price.
    Our workshops have been developed to provide a quiet day of creativity and gentle tuition, and we hope the feeling of going home with a desire to learn more.

    Course Highlights
    • Friendly, comfortable and well lit environment
    • All tools and materials needed to complete your projects
    • Generous table space
    • Clear information and demonstrations
    • Project example pieces for inspiration
    The course focus is always on fun and friendly creativity, with lots of personal tuition from an experienced silversmith.
    Class size is limited to 8 so get in touch today to book your place.
    Note:- Due to the nature of the tools and work carried out on the day, we recommend dressing in comfortable clothes and closed toe shoes.

    £75.00
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    Location : Nottinghamshire

    Have you ever wanted to create your own silver jewellery? This full day workshop ...

  • In-Person Course

    Introduction to Tie Dyeing with Karen Martin

    In this half day course, you will learn three of the numerous techniques and skills of tie-dying to create fun projects for your home.
    The class is ideal for all abilities and at the end, you will have and have made a pair of stunning tie-dye cushions to take away with you.
    Karen begins the workshop with a chat about the 3 main tie-dye techniques:
    • Spiral
    • Fold
    • Bullet.
    Karen will then model techniques for you and work with you to decide upon a suitable colour palette for your projects.
    Due to the nature of the project and the length of time needed to create patterns with dye means you have the choice of unveiling your creation at home or waiting for the following week to collect your completed cushion.

    Course Highlights
    • Friendly, comfortable and well lit environment
    • All tools and materials needed to complete your projects
    • Generous table space
    • Clear information and demonstrations
    • Project example pieces for inspiration

    £40.00
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    Location : Nottinghamshire

    In this half day course, you will learn three of the numerous techniques and ...

  • Bridal Headdress Design
    Online Course

    Bridal Headpieces & Jewellery

    This is a very detailed video course packed with techniques filmed for you by Ivana Mearns, bridal headdress designer with many years of experience. You will learn how to make accessories such as bridal earrings, necklaces, bracelets and many types of bridal headpieces, including easy-to-wear side tiaras, popular hair vines and stylish hair combs.

    This course also includes information you will find helpful if you decide to start selling bridal headpieces, such a processing bespoke orders, selling to bridal shops or promoting your handcrafted accessories.

    £320.00
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    This is a very detailed video course packed with techniques filmed for you by ...

  • In-Person Course

    Introduction to Box Making

    Box making course in Nottingham. Make a solid oak box in a day course. A great introduction to a beginners guide to working in wood. Contact Andrew on 07510 912026 or email us at info@leefurniture.co.uk

    £189.00

    Location : Nottinghamshire

    Box making course in Nottingham. Make a solid oak box in a day course. ...

  • In-Person Course

    Still Life Photography

    This course will teach you how to capture the beauty of an object in a photograph.

    It blends theoretical and practical learning and will appeal to anyone interested in the art of creating still life images and the aesthetics of compositions.

    Still life photography can bring inanimate objects to life.

    £295.00
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    Location : Nottinghamshire

    This course will teach you how to capture the beauty of ...

  • In-Person Course

    Woodcut and Relief Printmaking

    This course is an exploration in the oldest form of printmaking.

    You’ll explore traditional relief printmaking techniques whilst researching, designing and creating your own contemporary artworks.

    £360.00
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    Location : Nottinghamshire

    This course is an exploration in the oldest form of printmaking.

  • In-Person Course

    Professional Sewing Techniques

    Would you like to take your sewing to the next level?

    Perhaps you’ve already made a few dresses and even completed some trickier projects, and now you’re ready to develop your basic machine sewing skills to professional standard.

    Come and spend five days seriously improving your sewing techniques on this intensive, practical course based in our professional fashion studios.

    £495.00
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    Location : Nottinghamshire

    Would you like to take your sewing to the next level?

  • In-Person Course

    Felt Flower Workshop

    Join us for a fantastic day learning to felt your own wonderful Flowers, all in the beautiful surroundings of Nottinghamshire’s finest vineyards – Hanwell Wine Estate. Located in our 100sqm Craft Barn, our exceptionally talented tutor Rachel Morley will introduce you to the tools and techniques of working with felt, so by the end of your session you will have accomplished a beautiful handmade Felt Flowers to display on your table.

    What you will learn – To make two flowers and leaves you will be learning several felt-making techniques: wet felting, combining wool and silk fibres (carding), making felt ropes, and dry needle felting.

    What is included – All tools, materials, refreshments and a 2-course homemade lunch served with local wine are included.

    This workshop is perfect for absolute beginners or people who want a new project.

    Outline of the day
    10am | Welcome with refreshments and meet tutor Rachel Morley
    Introduction to the tools, showing of techniques and handling of the felt.
    10.30am | Start felting your flowers under instruction from your tutor
    11.30am |Refreshments
    11.45am | Back to felting. Demo of felt rope stems/leaves
    12.30pm | 2-course handmade lunch served with a glass of local wine.
    1.30pm | Continue working on your creation
    3.30pm | Refreshments served with a snack
    4.00pm | Time for home with your completed Posy flowers

    £89.00
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    Location : Nottinghamshire

    Join us for a fantastic day learning to felt your own wonderful Flowers, all ...

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