Courses

Courses are available on weekdays, weekends, full or half day.
W
e  provide one-to-one tuition as well as big and small groups.

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We can also create bespoke activities and workshops.

Why not get together a group of friends, decide on the skill you would like to learn
or develop further, the length of the workshop, course or holiday … and we’ll do the rest.

We can come to your venue or you can come to our studio in Wirksworth in the White Peak.

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2019 courses …

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Tuesday mornings  – Textiles

Tuesdays 10.00am – 12.00pm – £40 per month
…  you can join the group at any time!

This course will introduce a wide range of surface pattern skills including various print techniques, felt-making and free machine embroidery and use of different surfaces to include paper, fabric, Tyvek and Lutrador.

There will be a small charge for materials used or learners may provide their own.

 Tuesday textiles £40

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Tuesday afternoons – Rag Rugs

Tuesdays 1.00pm – 3.00pm – £40 per month
…  you can join the group at any time!

This course aimed at beginners and improvers.

Design and make small rug samples so that you can learn the techniques involved to make your own full sized rug.
Roz will demonstrate the techniques of using ripped fabrics with a hessian base fabric so that you can make a thick hard wearing rug.

Creating a Rag Rug is an excellent way of using up old fabrics, so start sorting out and choosing some lovely colours that you might like to use in your rug sample.

 Rag Rugs £40

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Wednesday evenings – Sip & Paint

Wednesdays  7.00pm – 9.00pm  – £40 per month
…  you can join the group at any time!

A new, fun way to spend an evening.
Relax, enjoy a glass of wine and develop your art skills or learn new ones.
Suitable for beginners as well as those with some previous experience.

 Wednesday Sip and Paint £40

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Thursday mornings – Textiles

 Thursdays  10.00am – 12.00pm  – £40 per month
…  you can join the group at any time!

From contemporary techniques to more traditional be inspired to try something new.
A ten-week course exploring textile techniques including stitch, colour and simple print techniques to create unique pieces. Stamp, stencil, dye, print, bleach, bond and embroider, developing complex and exciting surfaces.

Be adventurous and have fun creating your own art cloth and pieces that are rich in texture, colour and pattern.

 Thursday textiles £40

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Thursday afternoons – Craft, Tea & Cake

Thursdays 1-00pm – 3.00pm  – £40 per month
…  you can join the group at any time!

A feast of craft, imagination and cake eating, craft, tea and cake is a lot of fun and everyone is always surprised at what they can do.

Craft, tea and cake offers CRAFT FOR EVERYONE – total beginners welcome.

Do something creative while enjoying a cup of tea, a home made cake and a good old natter!

 Craft, tea and cake £40

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Thursday evenings – Sip & Paint

Thursdays 7-00pm – 9.00pm – £40 per month
…  you can join the group at any time!

A new, fun way to spend an evening.
Relax, enjoy a glass of wine and develop your art skills or learn new ones.
Suitable for beginners as well as those with some previous experience.

 Thursday Sip and Paint £40

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More courses coming soon …  send us your details and we’ll keep you informed

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