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Tuesday 7th May 2019 @ 6pm

Three Week Learn to Crochet Course

Would you like to learn how to Crochet? Maybe you had a little go at home and would like some help getting going.
 
This three week course will cover the basics of Crochet, from how to hold your hook and yarn to how to make a blanket.
 
Meeting even week we will work together to learn different techniques and to develop our skill, working at your pace and covering the areas your interested in.
 
Dates;
Week 1: Tuesday 7th May
Week 2: Tuesday 14th May
Week 3: Tuesday 21st May
 
£40 per person, all materials provided.
 
Booking is essential due to limited places. A deposit of £15 must be paid to secure your place on the course.

Saturday 11th May 2019 @ 10:30 – 12:30

silver beaded bracelet and earring Workshop

£10 per person, materials supplied
Learn how to create beautiful jewellery and basic skills from silver plated copper wire.
 
Beaded bracelets, earring hooks etc..
 
Materials and tools will be supplied. £10 per person
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective on 01209313818 to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your booking.

Thursday 16th May 2019 @ 6pm

Needle Felted Bird

Create your own needle felted bird in this fabulous workshop.
 
Learn all the basic techniques you need to be able to create a range of needle felted creations and take home your bird as well as all the materials to make two more!
 
£20 per person, all materials supplied
 
Booking is required and full payment must be made in order to secure your place on this workshop. Please call The Craft Collective on 01209 313818 or pop into the shop to book.

Thursday 23rd May 2019 @ 6pm

Beginners Hand Embroidery

£20 per person, all materials supplied
 
In this two hour session you will learn how to use an embroidery hoop, what materials you can embroider onto, tricks on threading your needle and knotting your thread and how to transfer designs. You will also learn basic embroidery stitches such as satin stitch, back stitch, split stitch, french knot!
 
You will leave with your hoop, needle threads and the start of your first piece of embroidery.
 
Booking is essential, please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your place.

Tuesday 28th May 2019 @6pm

Crochet Fair Isle

Intermediate Crochet
In this brand new workshop you will be guided by our resident crochet expert in the art of crochet fair isle.
Learn how to colour change, read pictorial patterns and much more in the creation of this seaside themed cushion cover which you can complete at home.
All materials supplied.
£20
Booking is essential, please contact The Craft Collective on 01209 313818 to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your place.

Thursday 30th May 2019 @ 6:30pm

Sew a Shopping Bag
In this workshop you will make a shopping bag to brighten up your shopping trips! This workshop is ideal for beginners looking to improve their skills and confidence on the sewing
machine.
You will get to grips with following a pattern and using your sewing machine to construct the bag. Numbers in the group will be small, so plenty of time for 1:1 help if needed.
You will need to bring a sewing machine (ideally with its manual if you have it!), and sewing thread for your machine.
Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided along with equipment such as scissors and pins as well as a choice of fabric for the bag.
Unless otherwise stated, workshops and classes are suitable for adults or accompanied young people only.
£20 per person
Booking is essential. please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your place.

Tuesday 4th June 2019 @ 6pm

3 Week Learn to Knit Course

Learn to knit in this three week course.
 
Each week we will tackle a different aspect of learning to knit.
 
Week 1: Tuesday 1st June – Cast on/off, knit stitch, purl st
Week 2: Tuesday 11th June – Increasing, decreasing, patterns
Week 3: Tuesday 18th June – Techniques and more!
 
All materials will be supplied.
 
£45 per person
 
Booking is essential and a £20 deposit must be paid to secure your place as spaces are limited. To book please call 01209 313818, send us a message or pop into the shop.

Thursday 6th June 2019 @ 6pm

3 Week Crochet Course

Would you like to learn how to Crochet? Maybe you had a little go at home and would like some help getting going.
 
This three week course will cover the basics of Crochet, from how to hold your hook and yarn to how to make a blanket.
 
Meeting even week we will work together to learn different techniques and to develop our skill, working at your pace and covering the areas your interested in.
 
Dates;
Week 1: Thursday 6th June
Week 2: Thursday 13th June
Week 3: Thursday 20th June
 
£45 per person, all materials provided.
 
Booking is essential due to limited places. A deposit of £20 must be paid to secure your place on the course.

Friday 7th June 2019 @ 10am

Sew a Shopping Bag

In this workshop you will make a shopping bag to brighten up your shopping trips! This workshop is ideal for beginners looking to improve their skills and confidence on the sewing
machine.
 
You will get to grips with following a pattern and using your sewing machine to construct the bag. Numbers in the group will be small, so plenty of time for 1:1 help if needed.
 
You will need to bring a sewing machine (ideally with its manual if you have it!), and sewing thread for your machine.
 
Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided along with equipment such as scissors and pins as well as a choice of fabric for the bag.
 
Unless otherwise stated, workshops and classes are suitable for adults or accompanied young people only.
 
£20 per person
 
Booking is essential. please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your place.
 

Saturday 8th June 2019 @ 10:30am

Up-cycled Record Seascape Clock

ReNew Art invites you to come and learn how to make your own up-cycled vinyl clock into a seascape clock using old records and the acrylic pour method.
 
£20 per person, materials supplied.
 
Booking is essential and full payment must be made to secure your booking. Please contact The Craft Collective on 01209 313818 to book your place.

Friday 14th June 2019 @ 10am

Sew A Childs Skirt

This workshop is ideal for beginners looking to improve their skills and confidence on the sewing machine or for anyone wanting to start making clothes.
In the session you will get to grips with following a pattern, cutting out fabric, using your sewing machine to
construct the skirt with French seams and insert elastic for the waist. Numbers in the group will be small, so plenty of time for 1:1 help if needed.
You will need to bring a sewing machine (ideally with its manual if you have it!), fabric for your skirt and sewing thread for your machine.
Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided along with equipment such as scissors and pins as well as elastic for the skirt.
Unless otherwise stated, workshops and classes are suitable for adults or accompanied young people only.
£20 per person.
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your booking.

Saturday 22nd June 2019 @ 10am

Sew A Childs Skirt

This workshop is ideal for beginners looking to improve their skills and confidence on the sewing machine or for anyone wanting to start making clothes.
In the session you will get to grips with following a pattern, cutting out fabric, using your sewing machine to
construct the skirt with French seams and insert elastic for the waist. Numbers in the group will be small, so plenty of time for 1:1 help if needed.
You will need to bring a sewing machine (ideally with its manual if you have it!), fabric for your skirt and sewing thread for your machine.
Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided along with equipment such as scissors and pins as well as elastic for the skirt.
Unless otherwise stated, workshops and classes are suitable for adults or accompanied young people only.
£20 per person.
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your booking.

Thursday 27th June 2019 @ 6pm

Crochet Bunting

Learn how to crochet amazing bunting for your home!
 
You must be able to understand the basics of crochet to attend this course.
 
£15 per person, all yarn and patterns supplied, you will need to bring your own hook.
 
Booking is essential. Please contact us on 01209 313818 to book you place. Full payment must be made to secure your place on this course.

Saturday 29th June 2019 @10am

Fused Glass Bowls with Art of Glass

This fun 3 hour workshop run by award winning glass artist Lisa MacFarlane all take you through the process needed to create a fused glass bowl using glass fusion.
 
£35 per person
 
As with all glass workshops please ensure you are wearing closed toe shoes for health and safety reasons.
 
Booking in essential. Please call 01209 313818 to book your place. £20 deposit is payable to secure your place on this workshop.

Tuesday 2nd July 2019 @ 6:30pm

Sew a Zip Pouch

Looking for a fun project or are you new to sewing and looking to improve your skills, learn to insert a zip, and gain confidence on the sewing machine? In this workshop we will make a
lined pouch with a zip.
 
This workshop is ideal for beginners.
 
During the workshop we will get to grips with following a pattern, cutting out our fabric, using interfacing, using our sewing machines to construct the bags, inserting a lining and a zip and adding some topstitching for a professional finish.
 
Numbers in the group will be small, so plenty of time for 1:1 help if needed. This all means that you will take home a beautifully
finished zip pouch.
 
You will need to bring a sewing machine (ideally with its manual if you have it!), the zip foot for your machine, fabric for your pouch and sewing thread for your machine (full details will
be provided following booking).
 
Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided along with the interfacing and zip required for the project.
 
Unless otherwise stated, workshops and classes are suitable for adults or accompanied
 
£20 per person.
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your place.

TUesday 16th July 2019 @6:30pm

Sew a Drawstring Pouch

In this workshop you will make a lined drawstring pouch that has front pockets and a boxed base.
 
This workshop is ideal for beginners looking to improve their skills and confidence on the sewing machine or for anyone looking for a fun new project.
 
You will get to grips with following a pattern, cutting out fabric, using interfacing, using your sewing machines to construct the bags, insert a lining and add some topstitching for a professional finish.
 
Numbers in the group will be small, so plenty of time for 1:1 help if needed. This all means that you will take home a beautifully finished pouch.
 
You will need to bring a sewing machine (ideally with its manual if you have it!), fabric for your pouch and sewing thread for your machine (full details will be provided following booking).
 
Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided along with interfacing and cord for the drawstring needed for the project. **Part of the cost is purchasing a copy of the #weebrawbag by Laura
Cunningham which will be yours to take home.
 
Unless otherwise stated, workshops and classes are suitable for adults or accompanied young people only.
 
£25 per person
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your place.

Thursday 18th July 2019 @6pm

Pyrography

£20 per person. All materials supplied
 
Pyrography; the art of decorating wood or other materials with burn marks.
 
Come along to this two hour taster session into wood burning. You will be given wood to practise on and a selection of wooden spoons and spatulas to decorate in images of your choosing. Be as simple or artistic as you want.
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. 01209 313818. Full payment must be made to secure your place.

Saturday 20th July 2019 @ 10am

Stained Glass Workshop

£40 per person, all materials supplied
 
Award winning stained glass artist Lisa MacFarlane is running this amazing stained glass workshop.
 
In one day you will recieve all the tuition and materials you need to create your own stained glass decoration for the home.
 
Please ensure that you wear closed toe shoes for this workshop and bring with you a simple idea to turn into your stained glass piece.
 
Booking is essential and full payment is required to secure your booking.
 
Please contact The Craft Collective on 01209 313818 to book your place or call into the shop.

Saturday 20th July 2019 @ 2:30

Seaglass Wrapping

Learn how to transform the seaglass you have collected over the years into necklaces.
 
Each person will receive 30cm of copper wire and 30cm of sterling silver wire and a ribbon necklace.
 
More wire and silver necklaces are available to buy at the session.
 
You must bring your own seaglass.
 
£10 per person
 
Booking is essential, please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. A £5 depsoit per person is payable to secure your place on this workshop

Tuesday 23rd July 2019 @6pm

3 Week Crochet Course

Would you like to learn how to Crochet? Maybe you had a little go at home and would like some help getting going.
 
This three week course will cover the basics of Crochet, from how to hold your hook and yarn to how to make a blanket.
 
Meeting even week we will work together to learn different techniques and to develop our skill, working at your pace and covering the areas your interested in.
 
Dates;
Week 1: Tuesday 23rd July
Week 2: Tuesday 30th July
Week 3: Tuesday 6th August
 
£45 per person, all materials provided.
 
Booking is essential due to limited places. A deposit of £20
must be paid to secure your place on the course.

Thursday 25th July 2019 @6pm

Beyond Beginners Crochet Daisy Blanket

Learn how to crochet this beautiful daisy blanket in this two week course with Annie in the first of our beyond beginners classes.
 
Week 1: Thursday 25th July – learn all the techniques to make the dairy squares and receive your pattern and yarn
 
Week 2: Thursday 1st August – bring along you completed squares and learn the join as you go method of attaching them to one another
 
You must be able to crochet treble stitch before this class. Suitable for beyond beginners.
 
£30 per person, all materials included.
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective on 01209 313818 to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your place on this course.

Saturday 27th July 2019 @ 10:30am

Silver Plated Ring Workshop

Learn how to create a selection of beautiful rings from copper and silver plated copper wire. Rings, beaded bracelets, earring hooks etc..
 
Materials and tools will be supplied. £15 per person. Max 8 people. Age 10+
 
Booking is essential, and full payment must be made in order to secure the booking. Call us on 01209 313818 or pop into the shop to book

Saturday 27th July 2019 @ 2:30pm

Enamelled Jewellery

Make your very own enamelled necklace or brooch in a two hour workshop with Sinead.
 
Children aged 11 + are able to attend this workshop.
 
All your materials are provided on the day and there is an option to purchase further copper during the workshop so you can make more items.
 
£25 per person.
 
Booking essential please contact The Craft Collective to book your place.
Full payment must be made at the time of booking to secure you place.

Saturday 3rd August 2019 @ 10am

Sew a Zip Pouch

Looking for a fun project or are you new to sewing and looking to improve your skills, learn to insert a zip, and gain confidence on the sewing machine? In this workshop we will make a
lined pouch with a zip.
 
This workshop is ideal for beginners.
 
During the workshop we will get to grips with following a pattern, cutting out our fabric, using interfacing, using our sewing machines to construct the bags, inserting a lining and a zip and adding some topstitching for a professional finish.
 
Numbers in the group will be small, so plenty of time for 1:1 help if needed. This all means that you will take home a beautifully
finished zip pouch.
 
You will need to bring a sewing machine (ideally with its manual if you have it!), the zip foot for your machine, fabric for your pouch and sewing thread for your machine (full details will
be provided following booking).
 
Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided along with the interfacing and zip required for the project.
 
Unless otherwise stated, workshops and classes are suitable for adults or accompanied
 
£20 per person.
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your place.

Saturday 10th August 2019 @ 10:30am

Silver Plated Ring Workshop

Learn how to create a selection of beautiful rings from copper and silver plated copper wire. Rings, beaded bracelets, earring hooks etc..
Materials and tools will be supplied. £15 per person. Max 8 people. Age 10+
Booking is essential, and full payment must be made in order to secure the booking. Call us on 01209 313818 or pop into the shop to book

Saturday 10th August 2019 @ 2:30pm

Enamelled Jewellery

Make your very own enamelled necklace or brooch in a two hour workshop with Sinead.
 
Children aged 11 + are able to attend this workshop.
 
All your materials are provided on the day and there is an option to purchase further copper during the workshop so you can make more items.
 
£25 per person.
 
Booking essential please contact The Craft Collective to book your place.
Full payment must be made at the time of booking to secure you place.

Tuesday 13th August 2019 @6pm

Beginners Wet Felting

Learn all about the art of wet felting in this fabulous beginners session.
 
Create your own piece of felted material using traditional techniques from a selection of roving wooll and then go on to turn it into a stunning wet felted picture with needle felting techniques.
 
£25 per person, all materials included.
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place on 01209 313818. Full payment must be made to secure your booking.

Saturday 17th August 2019 @ 10am

Fused Glass Wall Hanging

This fun 3 hour workshop run by award winning glass artist Lisa MacFarlane all take you through the process needed to create a stunning, 12cm x 12cm, piece of fused glass art for your wall using glass fusion.
 
£35 per person
 
As with all glass workshops please ensure you are wearing closed toe shoes for health and safety reasons.
 
Booking in essential. Please call 01209 313818 to book your place. £20 deposit is payable to secure your place on this workshop.

Thursday 22nd August 2019 @ 6pm

Understanding Fair Isle Knitting

Spend an evening with Annie learning the basics of the fair isle knitting technique.
 
Learn how to read patterns, follow charts and carry your yarn over at the back of your work.
 
In this session you will create a small swatch of fair isle knitting and take home a pattern for your first Fair Isle project.
 
£20 per person, all materials included.
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place on this workshops. Full payment must be made to secure your place.

Saturday 24th August 2019 @10am

Sew a Drawstring Pouch

In this workshop you will make a lined drawstring pouch that has front pockets and a boxed base.
 
This workshop is ideal for beginners looking to improve their skills and confidence on the sewing machine or for anyone looking for a fun new project.
 
You will get to grips with following a pattern, cutting out fabric, using interfacing, using your sewing machines to construct the bags, insert a lining and add some topstitching for a professional finish.
 
Numbers in the group will be small, so plenty of time for 1:1 help if needed. This all means that you will take home a beautifully finished pouch.
 
You will need to bring a sewing machine (ideally with its manual if you have it!), fabric for your pouch and sewing thread for your machine (full details will be provided following booking).
 
Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided along with interfacing and cord for the drawstring needed for the project. **Part of the cost is purchasing a copy of the #weebrawbag by Laura
Cunningham which will be yours to take home.
 
Unless otherwise stated, workshops and classes are suitable for adults or accompanied young people only.
 
£25 per person
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your place.

Tuesday 27th August 2019 @ 6pm

Beyond Beginners: Crochet Mittens

Get ahead of the winter rush to hook up some mittens and get to grips with this super easy beyond beginners crochet session.
 
In this session you will learn how to crochet your very own pair of mittens, learning a brand new stitch and take home the pattern and yarn to complete your mittens.
 
Students must be able to to the Double and treble crochet stitch. Suitable for beyond beginners.
 
£20 per person, all materials supplied.
 
Booking is essential. Please contact The Craft Collective to book your place. Full payment must be made to secure your booking.

Weekly Craft Club

Join us each Wednesday at 6pm with your own creative project to drink tea and chat. On the last Wednesday of the month we host Make It night where we can learn new skills and have a go at different projects.

Find out more head to out Craft Club Page

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