Resists can be used in feltmaking in many different ways. We shall be exploring ways of using them to make either a bag, vessel or a Green Man. 10am – 4pm. 9th November 2019. £70 The Studio, Kent Cottage, New Road, Blakeney Hill, Blakeney, GL15 4BS. Contact Christine Waygood on 01594 516902 or 07947123665, email email@example.com, website www.christinewaygood.com
Discover the magic of wool sculpture and make an animal of your choice. Models are around 6 inches in height and formed around a poseable wire frame. No sewing or gluing is involved and courses are suitable for absolute beginners or improvers. Full day 10am to 4.30pm. £55 includes all materials, lunch and refreshments. Optional felting tools and mat may be purchased for an additional £15. Courses at Swan House Tea Room, Woolaston, near Lydney Please enquire about dates. Courses at Trumpet Corner Tea Room, A438 Ledbury, Herefordshire SEP: Sat 28; OCT: Sat 12, Tue 29; NOV: Sat 9, Fri 22; DEC: Fri 6 Courses at The Wilson Gallery, Cheltenham SEP: Sat 7; OCT: Thu 10; NOV: Sat 2 Other venues and dates on website. Contact Michelle on T: 01594 516906 or M: 0794 114 7161 E: firstname.lastname@example.org www.furzie.co.uk
Inks, Watercolours + Gouache This course explores the use of watercolours, inks and gouache, individually and sometimes, all together. Bring what materials you have; a materials list will be provided at the first class. 23 Sep, 9 wks Mon: 10-12, £75 Lydney Community Centre, Naas Lane, Lydney, GL15 5AT Painting and Drawing Suitable for all levels. Bring your own materials. Starting with some basic drawing, you will move on to develop your Watercolour and Acrylic painting techniques. 23 Sep, 10 wks Mon: 10-12, £85 Westbury-on-Severn Parish Hall, Rodley Rd, Westbury, GL14 1PF OR 23 Sep, 10 wks Mon: 2-4, £85 – Assembly Rooms, East St, St Briavels GL15 6TG OR 24 Sep, 10 wks Tues: 10-12, £85 – Woolaston Memorial Hall, Netherend Crescent, Woolaston, GL15 6NW Painting and Drawing Day Workshop Suitable for all levels. Enjoy a concentrated day of painting and drawing. Bring your own materials and lunch. Drinks are available. 29 Oct, 1 wk Tues: 10-2, £25 – Assembly Rooms, East St, St Briavels, GL15 6TG Sewing for Beginners/Refreshers Get to grips with your sewing machine and learn the basics of sewing on this small, friendly class. You will need to bring your sewing machine and a basic sewing kit and if …
We will be offering a range of Christmas themed workshops throughout November and December including a festive table runner, place mats, cushions, hand embroidery and textile cards. Other workshops and courses are available, please see website for further information. Course price includes all materials Contact Jennifer Johnson at Sew Forest of Dean, High Street, Clearwell. T: 07342 979235. E: email@example.com www.sewforestofdean.co.uk Facebook: @sewforestofdean
Friendly multi-craft group, varied monthly projects or bring your own with you. Also monthly lunches. £3, 7pm – 9pm, 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at Yorkley Community Centre, Bailey Hill, Yorkley, GL15 4RS. Come along or contact Contact Ann on T: 01594562222 or Pippa T: 01594 564167 E: firstname.lastname@example.org or find us on Facebook at Forest Threads Group.
We’ll develop patterns, experiment with mixing colours and making and using pre-felts, using layering to form pockets and flaps, or incorporating fabric to make fine nuno fabrics. These are felts which incorporate fine silks or other fabrics to create wonderfully lightweight, strong warm fabrics suitable for garments or scarves. £70 10am- 4pm course on 28/09/19, 26/10/19 or 07/12/19 The Studio, Kent Cottage, New Road, Blakeney Hill, Blakeney, GL15 4BS. Contact Christine Waygood on 01594 516902 or 07947123665, email email@example.com, website www.christinewaygood.com.
Learn how to make the template which you will use as the former, then how to adapt it and decorate it to suit your own design, and how to build up layers of wool to felt into a seamless pair of slippers, ready to decorate. 10am-4pm, 12/10/19, £70 The Studio, Kent Cottage, New Road, Blakeney Hill, Blakeney, GL15 4BS. Contact Christine Waygood on 01594 516902 or 07947123665, email firstname.lastname@example.org, website www.christinewaygood.com.
Tuition in handspinning and/or handweaving. Beginners or experienced craftspeople can create unique yarns and/or woven textiles using their own or provided equipment. A wide range of possible end products can be produced, through individual tuition in the company of a small friendly group. New members welcome any time. 9.30am-12.30pm, 12 weeks starting 19th September 2019, £180. Coalway Methodist Church Hall, Old Road, Coalway, Coleford GL16 7JJ Contact Colin Squire on 01452 740639 or 07870 542987 or alternatively email email@example.com