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Printed ceramics workshop with Katherine Lees

Date: Saturday 16th February Time: 10:30 – 4:30pm Tickets: Standard – £80 Concessions – £70  (over 60/unemployed/student –please bring ID along on the day) Tickets available here. Description Do you fancy learning a new skill in 2019? Join our resident ceramicist Katherine Lees to make and decorate your own planter or bottle in this workshop at Manchester…

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Haute Couture Embroidery Master class

Dates: 29th April to 3rd May – 5 days, 10:30 am – 16:30pm daily Price: £315 Join our embroidery specialists for more exciting workshops. Master Class Tambour Beading 5 days – at Manchester Craft & Design Centre (space2).Tickets are £315.00 for 5 days including the embroidery kit.This class is pitched at a beginner level student…

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Give pewter vessel making a bash

Date: Saturday 16th March Time: 10am-4pm Price: £85 Tickets available here. Join Ella on a full day workshop to create your own pewter vessel ideal for pen/brush holder or mini planter. We will be using sheet pewter and a traditional metalwork rolling mill along with items such as lace, textured paper and dried flowers to…

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Give pendant/keyring making a bash

Date:  Saturday 2nd February Time: 2.30-5.30pm Price: £45 Tickets available here. Join Ella on her popular award winning pendant/keyring making workshop to create your own handmade design. We will be using the traditional metalwork technique and unusual material of cuttlefish to cast molten pewter. Ella will guide you through the process of designing your necklace…

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Goldwork Dragonfly

Goldwork embroidery Master class

Dates: 15th July to 19th July 2019 — 5 days Price: £325 This class is pitched at a Beginner level student who would like to learn how to make 3D elements and would like to improve their goldwork. Please note that to achieve a smooth transition into this class some homework are advised each day…

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screen printing workshop

Saturday 9 February – 10:00am-12.30pm – £50 per person   In this workshop you will be introduced to the principals of screen printing and fused glass. Helen will guide you through the process of making stencils before printing on to glass using coloured and metallic glass powders. You will have the opportunity to make a set of 3 decorations…

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[SOLD OUT] Pewter sugar spoon making workshop

Date: Saturday 19th January Time:10-4pm Price: £85 Tickets available here. We are delighted to announce a new Give it a Bash workshop for 2019. Join Ella on a full day workshop to create your own dinky spoons ideal for sugar, yummy treats or condiments. We will be using sheet pewter, hammers and swage blocks with…

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Pewter decoration drop in workshop

Date: Sunday 9th December Time: 11-5pm Price: £10 per decoration Tickets available here. Join Ella to kickstart the festive season by handcrafting your own pewter Christmas decoration using traditional metalwork techniques of cuttlefish casting. During her award winning three hour workshop Ella will guide you through the entire creative process from design to working with…

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An Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

Date: Friday 11th October 2019Time: 2.30 – 4.30Price: £55 Tickets available here. So you love all the gorgeous hand lettering on Instagram and Pinterest, but you have never held a calligraphy pen before. Maybe you had a calligraphy set for Christmas, or you made a New Year’s resolution to learn a new hobby. Calligraphy pens…

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Brush Calligraphy Workshop

Date: Friday 21st June 2019Time: 2.30 – 4.30Price: £55 Tickets available here.   Exploring the magic of fabulously creative brush lettering pens with modern calligrapher Claire Gould! There’s something very accessible about brush pen calligraphy and brush lettering – part of the fun is colour blending – I’ll show you how to paint simple words…

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