The Bath & West Showground 18th - 20th October 2018
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Everyday at 11am to 12pm OR 2.30pm to 3.30pm

Quayside Postcard

Anne Hellyer - Stand number TBA

£7.00

 Come along and create your own unique fabric “Quay Side” postcard to take home and stitch.  

This workshop will run for approximately one hour, in which time you will design your own A6 postcard featuring a little row of houses, using acrylic paint to embellish them. These will be mounted onto a background to create your own quay side scene, which you can then take home and stitch, either by hand or machine.
 
All the fabrics used are hand painted by Anne and sheI will also tell you how to create your own painted fabrics for future projects. 
 
This workshop can be run for up to 10 people. If you would like to book on to this workshop, please email  annehellyer@outlook.com  and include: Your name, how many people wish to take part in the workshop, and the date and time you wish to attend.
 
You can also book on to this workshop on the day of the show at Anne Hellyer's stand, however we reccommend that you book in advance.

Everyday at 15.00 to 15.30pm

FELTbyFi Poppy Brooch

TBA

£6.00 

Come and join Fi Harris who is running this lovely Wet-Felting Make & Take.

You will get the chance to make a beautiful Poppy Brooch in just half an hour, the perfect introduction to the wonderful skill of wet-felting. 

Numbers are limited so please book by emailing FI HARRIS  at feltbyfi@gmail.com

Please come to Fi's stand on your arrival at the show to pay to confirm your place.

Everyday at 11.15 to 11.45am

FELTbyFi Daisy Brooch

TBA

£6.00 

Come and join Fi Harris who is running this lovely Wet-Felting Make & Take.

You will get the chance to make a beautiful Daisy Brooch in just half an hour, the perfect introduction to the wonderful skill of wet-felting. 

Numbers are limited so please book by emailing FI HARRIS  at feltbyfi@gmail.com

Please come to Fi's stand on your arrival at the show to pay to confirm your place.

Everyday at 10.30 to 11.00am OR 14.15 to 14.45pm

Landscape Picture

TBA

£6.00

Come and join Fi Harris who is running this lovely Wet-Felting Make & Take.

 
You will get the chance to make a beautiful Landscape picture in just half an hour, the perfect introduction to the wonderful skill of wet-felting. 
 
Numbers are limited so please book by emailing FI HARRIS  at feltbyfi@gmail.com
 
Please come to Fi's stand on your arrival at the show to pay to confirm your place.

Everyday at 11.00pm OR 12.00pm OR 13.30pm OR 14.30pm OR 15.30pm

Parchment Craft Taster Session

TBA

TBA

The association of parchment craft will be running taster sessions for you to have a go at this lovely craft. 

The session will give you the opportunity to try some of the tools and techniques used in parchment craft. 

You will have the opportunity to make either a mouse, penguin or a snowman and each class will take around 30 to 45 minutes. 

 

Everyday time to be confirmed!

Christmas Mini Drift Wood Trees

Craft Therapy in Cancer

£5.00

Come and Join Craft Therapy in Cancer to make your own lovely Mini Drift wood Christmas Tree!

 You can make this great little decoration in less than 20 minutes and meet the wonderful volunteers from Craft Therapy in Cancer and hear about fantastic work they do.

More information on how to book onto this workshop is to come!

Everyday 10.30 to 11.30am

Wire Beads

TBA

£10

 In this workshop, you will be mastering the bead winder to make several different wire beads from various types of wire including coloured enamelled copper wire. No previous experience is required to take part in this workshop. All tools and equipment will be supplied at no extra cost. Book early to avoid disappointment as only 12 people can partake in this workshop at a time. 

If you would like to take part in this workshop, please email hollyberkleyjewellery@outlook.com to book your space and include; your name, how many are in your party, the workshop you would like to attend, the date you would like to attend and any other requirements. 

Everyday at 1.00 to 14.30pm

Wire Wrapped Stone Pendant

TBA

£10 

In this workshop, you will learn to wire wrap stones and keepsakes using wire to form a miniature cage. You will then finish the piece to make a pendant by making a bail so that it will hang from a necklace.   No previous experience is required to take part in this workshop. All tools and equipment will be supplied at no extra cost. Book early to avoid disappointment as only 12 people can partake in this workshop at a time. 

 
If you would like to take part in this workshop, please email hollyberkleyjewellery@outlook.com to book your space and include; your name, how many are in your party, the workshop you would like to attend, the date you would like to attend and any other requirements. 

Everyday at 3.00 to 4.30pm

Wirework Ring making

TBA

£12.50

In workshop you can make a choice of up to 4 ring designs;  1. Adjustable spiral rings. 2. Bead rings. 3. Button rings. 4. Spiral rings. You will learn how to measure and resize a ring, use a ring triblet and form these attractive rings. 

No previous experience is required to take part in this workshop. All tools and equipment will be supplied at no extra cost. Book early to avoid disappointment as only 12 people can partake in this workshop at a time. 

If you would like to take part in this workshop, please email hollyberkleyjewellery@outlook.com to book your space and include; your name, how many are in your party, the workshop you would like to attend, the date you would like to attend and any other requirements. 

Everyday at 10am OR 11.30am OR 2.30pm for half an hour

Demonstrations in Wire work, Q&A with Holly Berkley

TBA

Free

The lovely Holly will be running demonstrations on how to create your own wire jewellery and wire craft. Holly is fantastically talented and will available to answers any questiosn you may have regarding wirework. 

Don't miss the chance to speak to an expert!

Every day 11.30 - 1.00 and 2.00 - 3.30

Wire Sculpture Workshop

TBA

£12.50

Create a simple wire sculpture either freestanding or mounted in a plaster base. This simple approach to sculpture is suitable for anyone and no previous experience is required. It can be a useful addition to textile based work by providing a framework for felt structures, fabric jewellery, etc.

We will be using animals, figures or plant forms as the inspiration for our sculptures. All tools and materials provided.

Booking advised - please contact Melanie info@melaniedeegan.com, 07596 919787 or book on the day at the stand.

Every day 10.00 - 11.30 and 3.30 - 5.00

Drop-in Sculpture Casting Workshops

TBA

£5.00

 Using high quality Crystacal plaster to cast natural shapes such as fossils, leaves, bark and other textures from silicone moulds, these can then be coloured using plaster pigments and metallic finishes. These shapes can be used as wall or window hangings, mounted in picture frames, in mobiles or even as jewellery. No experience needed, all tools and materials supplied. Allow around 45 minutes. Drop in on the day and have a go. £5 per casting.

Everyday from 1.15-1.45pm

Fabulous Flowers

TBA

£6.00

Come and take part in this lovely wet felting make and take with Melanie Cole from Make it Paisley. In this 30 minute workshop you will make flowers. 

You can book your place by emailing Melanie Cole at Mel.cole@blueyonder.co.uk, please attend our stand upon your arrival to pay thereby confirming your place.

Everyday 12.15-12.45pm

Seascape

TBA

£6.00 

 Come and take part in this lovely wet felting make and take with Melanie Cole from Make it Paisley. In this 30 minute workshop you will make a seascape. 

 
You can book your place by emailing Melanie Cole at Mel.cole@blueyonder.co.uk, please attend our stand upon your arrival to pay thereby confirming your place.

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