Weekly Classes

Weekly Classes are held regularly throughout the year covering various techniques including batik and felt making and pottery classess. Please see below to find out what is happening now.

To book a place on any of the workshops or if you need more information, please call 01754 880652 or email us.

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Weekly Classes

Mondays

Batik and Felt Making

Afternoons 1.30 to 3.30

Get your week off to a creative start with two fascinating textile techniques in one class.

This class allows students to move between techniques as the studio is set up with batik making and felting equipment.

Details below
14 per session, 11 when term booked in advance **

Felt Making Classes

Creative Textiles

Evenings 7.00 to 9.00

Batik, Shibouri, Dyeing, Wet, Nuno & Needle Felting are some of the different and interesting techniques taught in this class.

Batik uses hot wax and fabric dyes to create fabulous designs on natural materials. With many batik techniques available to learn including etching, colour discharge and crackle there is plenty to interest you.

Shibouri is the ancient art of tying and manipulating fabric before dyeing to create wonderful designs and intricate patterns.

Felt making offers wet felting, Nuno felting (felting through fabric) and needle felting and allows students to create flat pieces, wall hangings, 3D work and more, using coloured Merino wool and natural fleece fibres.

14 per session, 11 when term booked in advance **

 

Wednesdays

Pottery

Mornings 10.00 am to 12 noon and 12 noon to 2 pm

The ceramic techniques of handbuilding are taught in this class - pinching, coiling and slabbing - using terracotta and white earthenware clays and glazes. Learn how to make pots, bowls, sculptures, tiles, anything you like then learn how to beautifully finish, decorate and glaze your work.
Costs include all materials and firings.

15 per session, 12 when term booked in advance.

Pottery Classes

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All tuition, basic materials and light refreshments are included in the cost of the classes, with reduced rates for advanced booking.

A Loyalty Card is available for students who wish to attend on a 'drop in' basis, or would like to try different classes. After 8 full price classes the 9th is free.

Gallery of the students work

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