Scriptorium – Illuminating Letters With Christabel Helena Anderson

The Garrison Chapel The Garrison Chapel, Chelsea Barracks, London

Using methods of traditional gilding on paper, participants will create a miniature project inspired by the golden lettering (chrysography) of ancient Christian illuminated manuscripts. Using both gold leaf and ‘shell gold’, participants will learn ways in which to apply these, and how to use an agate burnisher and other tools. Historical manuscript examples and their ... Read more

£40

Medieval Armouring with Graham Ashford

West Dean College of Arts & Conservation West Dean, Chichester, Sussex

Learn how to make a mid-13th century helm as illustrated throughout the Morgan Bible. Using these illustrations and cathedral statues as source material, we will work together to recreate a completed helm each. You will learn techniques to hot and cold shape the metal and leave either rough from the hammer for waxing, or leave ... Read more

£432

Leather backpack or tote workshop with Candice Lau

Cockpit Arts (Holborn) Cockpit Yard, Northington St,London,

Join us for a the leather backpack or tote making workshop. This is a full day intensive workshop which will get you working hard! It is a perfect workshop for someone wanting to test all the essential leather working skills and create something practical and beautiful. Choose from a range of coloured leather, edging and ... Read more

£235

Festive Folding Workshop with Kate Colin

Online

In this Festive Folding Workshop with QEST Scholar Kate Colin you’ll be introduced to some basic folding techniques and be guided through the process of making four unique hanging decorations of different designs. On booking, you’ll be sent a kit containing everything you’ll need for the class and enough pre-cut paper to make two of ... Read more

£65

One day leather course with Candice Lau

Cockpit Arts (Holborn) Cockpit Yard, Northington St,London,

Learn to make a crossbody bag, bum bag or handbag and personalise it with your own choice of colour and edging. This is a perfect workshop for beginners to learn the essential techniques of leatherwork, simple pattern making and finishings. In this workshop, you will learn to: work with multiple pattern pieces saddle stitching edge ... Read more

£215

Learn To Make A Warp And Thread Up Your Table Loom with Laura Thomas

Laura Thomas Studio Workshop Adjacent to Ewenny Pottery, Ewenny Road, Ewenny, Bridgend CF35 3AP

RECEIVE PERSONAL TUITION AND GUIDANCE IN DESIGNING AND MAKING A WARP, AND THEN EXPERTLY THREADING UP YOUR LOOM. Using your own handloom and warping frame/mill, learn how to plan a warp and make all the necessary technical calculations. You will then go through the complete process of making the warp and threading up your loom. ... Read more

£195

An Introduction to Paper Folding with Kate Colin

Online

In this popular ‘Introduction to Paper Folding’ class with QEST Scholar Kate Colin, you’ll be introduced to some basic folding techniques and be guided through the process of making three spectacular pieces to fold and keep. The kit comes in a sturdy box and contains a collection of high quality tools, a fabric drawstring bag ... Read more

£65

An Introduction to Table Loom Weaving with Laura Thomas

Laura Thomas Studio Workshop Adjacent to Ewenny Pottery, Ewenny Road, Ewenny, Bridgend CF35 3AP

Ever fancied having a go at weaving, but don’t want to buy a loom yet? Then this is the workshop for you! Using prepared 4 and 8 shaft table looms, you will be introduced to the basics of table loom weaving.  You will be taught basic weave structures, hand manipulation techniques and encouraged to experiment ... Read more

£95

An Introduction to Table Loom Weaving with Laura Thomas

Laura Thomas Studio Workshop Adjacent to Ewenny Pottery, Ewenny Road, Ewenny, Bridgend CF35 3AP

Ever fancied having a go at weaving, but don’t want to buy a loom yet? Then this is the workshop for you! Using prepared 4 and 8 shaft table looms, you will be introduced to the basics of table loom weaving.  You will be taught basic weave structures, hand manipulation techniques and encouraged to experiment ... Read more

£95

Small Leather Goods Workshop with Candice Lau

Cockpit Arts (Holborn) Cockpit Yard, Northington St,London,

This is a great starter workshop to you in the mood for leatherwork. The small leather goods workshop includes the passport holder, glasses case, cardholder and key lanyard. These small projects will teach you all the essential leatherworking techniques during a half day workshop. You will learn to: saddle stitch glue using non toxic glue ... Read more

£125

Silver Ring Workshop with Megan Falconer

Deemouth Artist Studios S Esplanade E, Aberdeen AB11 9PB

Learn how to make a silver ring from scratch in this two hour ring making workshop. Suitable for complete beginners. You will learn a range of jewellery making techniques from filing, soldering and sawing to forming and polishing in order to complete your silver ring. You will have the option to choose different types of silver wire ... Read more

£85

Silver Ring Workshop with Megan Falconer

Deemouth Artist Studios S Esplanade E, Aberdeen AB11 9PB

Learn how to make a silver ring from scratch in this two hour ring making workshop. Suitable for complete beginners. You will learn a range of jewellery making techniques from filing, soldering and sawing to forming and polishing in order to complete your silver ring. You will have the option to choose different types of silver wire ... Read more

£85