Make & Take: Pretty In Paper By B

Enjoy the mindful art of iris folding and make your own greeting card on the Pretty In Paper By B! Choose either a heart or butterfly design, and let our team guide you step-by-step through this calming craft process. All materials provided on the day. No need to book in advance, first-come first-serve. £3 per person.

Please note: no advanced booking. Please book at stand, on the day.

Make & Take: Eau Brink Studio

Make a Raised Flower Card with Eau Brink Studio

Using small squares of hand dyed fabrics to create a background which will be attached with running stitch.

A number of techniques will be taught to add the raised stem, flower, leaves.

This will be simpler than the picture above but you can buy the kit for the larger piece and different flowers will be on offer.

All materials will be available to complete a card

No advanced bookings, please book on stand at the show.

Make & Take: Mindful Crafts

Hi! I’m running a workshop in the Den once a day, and I will also be running make and take sessions at my stand.  Kits for the bunny, and other macramé projects will be available too. Pop along and say hi!

No advanced bookings, please book on stand at the show.

Make & Take: Holly Berkley

Wire Work Silver & Pearl Easter Nest Pendant. 

Come and make a wire work Easter nest pendant with real fresh water pearls.

This is a great project to make for all ages and skill levels. All tools and equipment are supplied.

It takes around 20 minutes and is £15 per person.

This lesson will be running throughout the day. 

No advanced bookings, please book on stand at the show.

Make & Take: Sew Yeah Social Club

Embroidered  Felt Easter basket decoration & Embroidered bunny egg cosy mini workshops

£7.50

Approx 50 mins long sessions Morning

11am Easter Basket  

2pm Easter Bunny

Make either a Easter basket or bunny in this fun and colourful workshop. Christine Leech, founder of The Sew Yeah Social Club will be on hand to help you stitch a super cute Spring decoration. All materials provided, suitable for beginners upwards.

Embroidered  Spring Flower  Make and Take

£3

Daily drop in sessions to make your own mini embroidered felt floral bouquet. Easy to turn into a brooch or hairclip. Just pop along and find a space. 

No advanced bookings, please book on stand at the show.

Make & Take: Hive Of Craftivity

My make and takes all have have an eco-conscious vibe.  I’m calling them my “Love it for longer” make & takes.  I’ll be showing you how to repurpose and upcycle vintage and previously used materials as well as materials destined for landfill into beautiful handmade items. 

Times for each displayed on my social media pages nearer the time and advanced bookings will also be able to be made by contacting me.

Origami Spring Leaf Bookmarks

Learn to create a lovely spring leaf bookmark using the art of origami.   You can use coloured paper or vintage music paper which is over 100 years old and pages from damaged books. 

Fabric Flower Brooches – includes brooch pin

Join us to learn how to make these stash buster flower brooches out of scraps of left-over fabric, destined for landfill, embellished with salvaged buttons.  These make lovely gifts and perfect keepsakes out of treasured fabrics.

Sushi Pendant Necklace

Learn how to turn the shiny, glossy, colourful pages of used magazines into an eye-catching Sushi pendant. Pages from magazines are so colourful and glossy that they deserve to be used more than once – Let’s give magazines a second life and save them from landfill!

Metal Embossing

Create a 3-dimensional design on the surface of metal.  I’ll show you how to transfer the design and how to use an embossing tool to give volume and texture to your design.

Kumihimo Braiding

This is a great one for adults and children like.  This is an introduction to kumihimo braiding to make a friendship bracelet or yarn to use in craft projects.

No advanced bookings, please book on stand at the show.

Make & Take: Chloe Savage Embroidery

Come and make a Pumice Carrot, a quirky way to sharpen your needles and pins!

Each session will include,:

How to make stump work leaves, basic embroidery stitches for the leaves and carrot, then how to assembly the carrot.

Price: £9, includes kit

Times:

11am

2pm

No advanced bookings, please book on stand at the show.

Make & Take: J P Crafts

Come and try your hand at mosaic crafts! Choose to make fridge magnets, a keyrings and many others available at a cost of £3.00 each with J P Crafts.

No advanced bookings, please book on stand at the show.

Make & Take: Pretty Gets Gritty

Join Lynette for an introduction into creating a 3D project that will cover a range of skills and techniques to get you started. Learn how to incorporate your dies into mixed media, with lots of mediums and embellishments from Pretty Gets Gritty.

Price: £5

Times:

11am- 11:45am

12:30pm- 1:15pm

2pm- 2:45pm

3:30pm- 4:15pm

No advanced bookings, please book on stand at the show.

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS GLASSES CASE WORKSHOP – Mercedes Ferrari-Plumridge – 13.00

Join Mercedes, a contestant on the 2019 series of The Great British Sewing Bee, to create your first sewing project, a glasses case. There will be a brief introduction to the skills needed for this project before you start sewing straight lines, corners, trimming seams and edge stitching to create your case.

Advisory Note:

This workshop is suitable for anyone over 16 but is designed primarily for absolute beginner sewers.