Getting involved. Workshops at The Craft Centre

Underpinning the ethos of the Craft Centre is our passion in showcasing some of the best talent and producers in the region, which is why we are proud to offer our visitors the ability to get stuck in themselves, and learn a new skill, craft and ability.

Our Workshops are coordinated and run by Becca from Beccas’s Fabric Larder and Studi0ne. From felting to sewing, pilates to willow art, these workshops are incredibly popular with both young and old. A wonderful summer line-up gives you a variety of choice, so make sure you’re keeping an eye on our social media as well as our websites for any upcoming events.

17

Aug

Sensible Bag Workshop £25 day

17 August 2019

Start time: 10:00
End time: 15:00

Do you have curtain fabrics.. upholstery fabrics or those slightly heavier weight fabrics you can't bare to throw out because the design is so nice?
I do!! This shoulder bag, fun hand bag, ideal for a special hand made Christmas present.

Sewing machine needed.
Decorate with buttons, beads, ribbons and turn them into a seasnal project if you like.
Instructions & pattern to take away & make again.

Teacher: Becca Doe
Intended for: Some sewing machine knowledge needed. All abilities

Venue & Facilities:

The class is held in "STUDI0ne' the rear courtyard at The Craft Centre in Broadwindsor with Wheel Chair Access.

STUDI0ne is a spacious and light room on ground floor level with adjustable tables and seating to make your sewing experience comfortable and enjoyable. Ironing, cutting and basic equipment all on hand if needed.

PARKING is free at The Craft Centre.

All classes provide a choice of hot and cold drinks.
Lunches for all day classes can be pre ordered to save time, from the Craft Centre Restaurant. Or bring your own packed lunch.

Availability: Spaces available

£25 for the day


20

Aug

Upcycled Baskets

20 August 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 12:30

Come and make your own sustainable basket-great for shopping or a gift especially if filled with Christmas goodies! All materials included-theres a special discount available-ask!
£55 pp
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£55 per person


30

Aug

Willow Bees

30 August 2019

Start time: 15:30
End time: 17:00

Come and make willow Bee for your home or garden!
All materials included.
If you cannot make this date why not book me to come to you and hold your own event? 6 minimum.
£65 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£65 per person


03

Sep

Willow Dragonfly

03 September 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 15:30

Come and make a willow dragonfly for your home, wall or garden! All materials included.
If you cannot make this date, why not get a group of friends together and book me at your local village hall on a date that suits you?( 6 minimum)
£65 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£65 per person


10

Sep

Willow Chicken

10 September 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 15:30

Come and make a chicken for your home or garden. All materials included.
If you cannot make the date-why not organise a group of friends and host a willow workshop of your own -I will come to you! (6 minimum)
£65 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£65 per person


15

Sep

Wire Flower workshop

15 September 2019

Start time: 10:00
End time: 16:00

Brighten up your house plants with a bespoke hand crafted wire and knitted wire flower
Learn some simple wire work techniques to create a wire flower frame. Add knitted wire to your skills and knit the centre of your flower and sew it all together to make a stunning ornament for your home.
Aimed at beginners but you must be able to do the basic knit stitch.
Equipment, tuition and lots of tea, coffee and cake will be provided. A kit can be purchased at the start of the workshop which will contain all your materials for the day. Enough to make 2 flowers and some extra to take home and carry on creating.
Extra wire and tools can be purchased from the Kate Michelle Design shop at the end of the day.

For more information, contact Studi0ne on getcrafty@studi0ne.com / 07383490026

Availability:

£45 per person


01

Oct

Vegetable / Flower Trugs

01 October 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 12:30

Come and make an open trug for collecting veg or cut flowers.
All materials included.
If you cannot make this date-see if you can get a group of 6 or more friends to create a willow workshop of your own to suit your dates!
£55 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£55 per person


08

Oct

Willow Flying Owl

08 October 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 16:30

Come and make a flying owl for hanging from a ceiling or swooping through your garden!
If you cannot make this date, why not gather a group of 6 friends and ask me to your village hall on a date that suits you?
£75 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£75 per person


29

Oct

Willow Bats

29 October 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 12:30

Come and make one or two if you can!
Not just for Halloween!
£55 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£55 per person


05

Nov

Willow Hares

05 November 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 16:30

Come and make a willow hare. All materials included. If this date is not possible-why not get a bunch of friends together and host your own workshop? 6 minimum.
£75 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£75 per person


26

Nov

Christmas Swags

26 November 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 12:30

Come and make a Christmas willow swag-a new take on wreaths-some decorating involved with moss and flowers etc We will part decorate and it can be hung up for unique décor!
Possible to book me in your local village hall for swags, wreaths or other willow workshops-please ask!
£45 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£45 per person


03

Dec

Willow Deer

03 December 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 16:30

Willow Deer workshop.
All materials included. Other venues will be coming soon. If you cannot make this date please book me for your own village hall with a minimum of 6.
River Cottage, Dillington House and Abbotsbury - potentially Barrington Court also have deer workshops - see their websites.
£75 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£75 per person


17

Dec

Willow Deer

17 December 2019

Start time: 09:30
End time: 16:30

Willow Deer workshop.
All materials included. Other venues will be coming soon. If you cannot make this date please book me for your own village hall with a minimum of 6.
River Cottage, Dillington House and Abbotsbury - potentially Barrington Court also have deer workshops - see their websites.
£75 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£75 per person


07

Jan

Hedgerow Baskets

07 January 2020

Start time: 09:30
End time: 12:30

Come and make a hedgerow basket using willow and other materials from the hedgerow!
All materials included-bring along your own contribution of dogwood for example-if this date isn't any good you can book me for a group of 6 or more at your convenience and location!
£55 per person
jojo.sadler@hotmail.co.uk
07531417209

Availability: Places available

£55 per person


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“I’ve always wanted to experiment with a new craft, and the workshop at the Craft Centre gave me the perfect chance to do that. A great group of people, and a fantastic day.”

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