Introduction to Weaving

Introduction to Weaving Ensconce yourself in our beautiful barn to learn the basics of weaving in our Introduction to Weaving Workshop. Using a frame loom and weaving tools you will set up your first warp, learn basic tapestry weaving, classic hand-weaving techniques and experiment with a variety of yarns and materials to create your own wall …

Beginners Arm Kniting

Beginners Arm Knitting-Make a Throw Workshop Spend an evening in our glorious barn, snack on Honesty treats and learn to arm knit. What could be more perfect? Join our workshop to learn how to make an on-trend, arm knitted throw using gorgeous soft, chunky yarn and just your arms! These arm knitted throws are a stylish …

Introduction to Japanese BORO

Introduction to Japanese BORO This one-day, onsite workshop is suitable for beginners familiar with their sewing machine and those with more experience Workshop Details Christine has been developing a style of hand and machine stitched patchwork that is very accessible and rewarding, 'borrowing' from Japanese Boro work. The workshop will include an introduction to Boro and a …

Handmade Oxford – The International Contemporary Arts Festival

Handmade Oxford – The International Contemporary Arts Festival Handmade in Britain is delighted to be returning to the stunning grounds of Waterperry Gardens, well known for having hosted Art in Action for 40 years (1977 – 2016), for Handmade Oxford – The International Contemporary Arts Festival. Taking place across four days from 24 – 27  June 2021, Handmade …

Delicate Textured Porcelain Vessels

Delicate Porcelain Vessels Tuesday 31st August Tutor: Debbie Page £75.00 10:00 - 4:00 Porcelain is beguiling- it’s translucency and strength have appealed in equal measure to ceramic collectors over the centuries. It was first made during the Chinese Tang dynasty and developed and improved through the following centuries.  It is used in both liquid and …

Garden Planters and Lanterns

Garden Planters and Lanterns £75.00 10:00 - 4:00 With Spring approaching, now is the time to start thinking about the garden. During this workshop you will be able to make a lantern for use in the garden together with a pair of eye-catching planters. Debbie will start the day by showing some examples of garden lanterns …

For the Love of Coils

For the Love of Coils £75 10:00 - 4:00 Coiling is Debbie’s favourite making technique; and although coiling is sometimes seen as a technique for only absolute beginners – one of Debbie’s aims for this workshop is to convince you this is not the case and that the humble coil pot can, indeed, be a …