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Glass Workshops with Helen Tiffany Glass

Screen printed Woven Glass Saturday 11 April / 10am – 12.30pm / £65 / Book here Join resident glassmaker Helen Tiffany to experience the unique process of screen printing on glass and make your own woven glass panel or bowl. This workshop focuses on glass cutting, construction and colour application with enamels. Suited to both…

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A maker being filmed at Manchester Craft and Design Centre

Pitching for Press

Thursday 23 April / 10.30am – 1.30pm / £20 Concs, £25 Full price / Booking via Eventbrite  As a maker or artist, press coverage can be invaluable for showcasing your work to new audiences and driving sales. However, contacting the media can seem like a daunting prospect. What makes a good pitch? How do I…

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Leaves and flowers painted in watercolour by Sue Kane.

Workshop: Introduction to Watercolour

3pm – 6pm, Booking via Eventbrite  Available on the following dates: Sun 19 Jan / Sat 15 Feb / Sat 14 March / Sat 11 April / 23 May / 20 June If you would like to try out watercolours in the relaxed and informal setting of a working studio, you will enjoy this workshop….

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Glass tealight shades with landscapes painted on them.

Workshop: Screenprinting on glass – Layered landscapes

10am – 12.30pm, Booking via Helen Tiffany Glass Join Helen on this popular course to create a unique layered fused glass sculpture which can be used as a free standing piece or tealight shield. This half day course will take place in our dedicated workshop room. Suited to both beginners and those with experience of…

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Workshop: Screen printed glass panel or coasters

10am – 12.30pm, booking via Helen Tiffany Glass Explore the unique process of enamel screen printing on glass and make your own hanging glass panel or set of coasters. two coasters. This half day course will take place in our dedicated workshop room. Suited to both beginners and those with experience of glass making or…

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Pewter bangles and tools

Pewter Bangle Making Workshop

2.30pm – 5.30pm / £49.10 / Tickets via Eventbrite  Join Ella on a 3 hour pewter bangle making workshop. During this workshop Ella will guide you through the process of adding texture and pattern to sheet pewter, a lead free metal. We will use textures and foraged dried foliage to print on the the pewter…

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Pewter brooches made in Ella's workshop.

Pewter Brooch Making Workshop

10am – 1pm / £49.10 / Booking via Eventbrite Join Ella on a 3 hour pewter brooch making workshop. During this workshop Ella will guide you through the process of adding texture and pattern to sheet pewter, a lead free metal. We will use textures and foraged dried foliage to print on the the pewter…

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Pewter spoons alongside tools.

Pewter Spoon Making Workshop

10am – 3pm / £92.22 / Tickets via Eventbrite A full day of spoon making with Ella. You’ll cover a whole variety of traditional pewtersmithing skills to create your own unique spoon design. Ella will guide you through each process with demonstrations as you learn how to hammer a flat sheet of metal into a…

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Creative Development Workshop: Social Media Planning

11am – 4pm, £25 Concessions / £30 Full price / Booking via Eventbrite  Emma Gray returns to Manchester Craft and Design centre to help you plan your social media content for 2020! January is the perfect time to review your social media strategy and get on track to reach your goals. Learn how to engage…

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