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The Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet. BA4 6QN, 2nd - 4th April 2020
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Shepton Mallet 2020's Workshops..... What alot we've got planned for you!!

If you would like to take part  in one of the many Workshops running over the course of the show, you can book online by selecting the booking link (where offered).  Or just turn up on the day and book. 

If you don't know what day you are attending the show, you can book when you arrive by visiting the the stand where the workshop will be taking place. Spaces on some workshops are limited so we advise that you book as soon as you arrive, to avoid disappointment.

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An Intro to Scrumble Crochet

Running Time: 10:00am

Location: TBA

Cost to attend: £15

Scrumble crochet is a free form crochet art where you build up in layers and add embelishments to each piece.  Once you have learnt this technique you can make lots of lovely items including bags, cushions scarves and much more just let your imagination run wild!   In this class we will learn to make a simple brooch using various yarns, beads and buttons.  At the end of the class you will have a pretty brooch to take home.  All materials supplied.  

To book into this class please email Karen from Casalana at casalana.thewoolhouse@gmail.com, state the day and time you would like to attend.

An intro to Carding and Spinning from Raw fleece

Running Time: 2:30pm-4:15pm

Location: TBA

Cost to attend: £20

An introduction to carding and spinning from raw fleece.  Have you ever thought you might like to learn to spin you own yarns?  This is your chance to try before you buy. Learn to prepare and spin your own yarns from raw fleece using traditional methods of carding and hand spinning on an Ashford traditional wheel.  In this class you will learn to card (comb) the raw fleece in preparation for spinning the fleece and then how to spin and ply the fleece. 

To book into this class please email Karen from Casalana at casalana.thewoolhouse@gmail.com, state the day and time you would like to attend.

Felted Spring Flower Brooch

Running Times: 12:00-12:45

Location: TBA - Felt Sew Somerset

Cost To Attend: £5

Why not join Tracey in making a Felted Spring Flower Brooch to brighten up your Easter. Perfect for any outfit, hat, scarf or jacket. These flower brooches can be further embellished at home with stitch, beads, sequins as you desire to make them truly personal and unique. If not for you , then this would make a lovely gift for someone special in your life for Easter.

Felted Spring Flower Brooch

Running Times: 14:00-14:45

Location: TBA - Felt Sew Somerset

Cost To Attend: £5

Why not join Tracey in making a Felted Spring Flower Brooch to brighten up your Easter. Perfect for any outfit, hat, scarf or jacket. These flower brooches can be further embellished at home with stitch, beads, sequins as you desire to make them truly personal and unique. If not for you , then this would make a lovely gift for someone special in your life for Easter.

Felted Spring Flower Brooch

Running Times: 15:00-15:45

Location: TBA - Felt Sew Somerset

Cost To Attend: £5

Why not join Tracey in making a Felted Spring Flower Brooch to brighten up your Easter. Perfect for any outfit, hat, scarf or jacket. These flower brooches can be further embellished at home with stitch, beads, sequins as you desire to make them truly personal and unique. If not for you , then this would make a lovely gift for someone special in your life for Easter.

Spring into Easter

Start Time: 12:00 pm Everyday

Location: G4 - Balcony (Gill Burbidge School of Fibre Art).

Cost To Attend: £20

Spring into Easter with a joyfully designed sumptuous, nuno wrap or scarf, using hand dyed lustrous fleece and fibres, cotton scrim.

Design and create under the expert tutelage of Master Nuno Feltmaker Gill Burbidge.  Places limited to 4 daily, in  just one hour, enjoy 'painting' with coloured merino fibres, adding surface design in silk fibres,  fabrics prefelts and more.    Cost to include materials and equipment £20.00. Times: 12noon daily

Please contact gillianburbidge2@gmail.com to book your place or for further details visit www.artbydesignuk.com


Snazzy Star's

Running All Day

Stand G17 Balcony - Embroiderers Guild

Donation

Rest your feet and join us to stitch a Snazzy Star Brooch or Decoration to take away with you. All materials will be provided, as will help if you need it. No need to book, just turn up and take a seat.

Wet Felted Sunset Scene

12:15pm - 13:00pm Everyday

TBA

Cost To Attend: £8

Use merino wool and natural fibres and wet felting techniques to make a stunning sunset scene to take away.

Please email feltbyfi@gmail.com to book

Wet Felted Sunset Scene

15:00pm - 15:45pm Everyday

TBA

Cost To Attend: £8

Use merino wool and natural fibres and wet felting techniques to make a stunning sunset scene to take away.

Please email feltbyfi@gmail.com to book

Drop Spindle Spinning

12:00pm Everyday

TBA

Cost To Attend: £7 / £10 including hoop kit.

Learn to spin using a drop spindle and fleece to produce your own yarn. 

To prebook please email sborrett@hotmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending.

Weave a small hoop

16:00pm Everyday

TBA

Cost To Attend: £10 including hoop kit.

Learn to weave a small hoop. Price includes the hoop kit.

To prebook please email sborrett@hotmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending.

Decorated Needle Felted Necklace

11:10am Everday

TBA - Lizabeth Crafts

Cost To Attend: £6.99

This workshop will include all the materials and tuition needed to create a full decorated needle felted necklace

For more information on Liz and her workshops, visit: www.lizabethfiberanimals.com

'All of Liz's needle felted, fiber art sculptures are individually hand crafted and, personally made by her . No moulds or kits are used all my work is genuinely hand made.'

 

Felting an Animal Figure

12:15pm Everyday

TBA - Lizabeth Crafts

Cost To Attend: £5.99

This workshop is for those who wish to try thier hand at feltin an animal figure. With a choice of two designs all you need to do is decide if you wish to make a little pig or an owl.

These little keyring designs make great gifts and are ideal on any bag or bunch of keys.

The workshop will include all materials and tuition needed to complete your chosen keyring.

Needle Felted Ball Necklace

1:50pm Everyday

TBA - Lizabeth Crafts

Cost To Attend: £6.99

This workshops aims to show you the techniques required to make and design a needle felted ball necklace. Including how to make different designs.

The workshop will include all materials and tuition needed for you to complete your own necklace.

 

Daffodils Make and Take

Running Times: 12:00pm Everyday

Stand P5 - Inion Arts

Cost To Attend: £8

Come to the Inion Arts stand to join in this make and take where you will create a beautiful Daffodil. These designs are beautiful and everlasting, with never fading acrylic resin flowers in a variety of stunning vibrant colours.

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