2011 Craft Workshops

craft_workshop_pic1The workshops are designed to appeal to those who wish to learn more about the traditional crafts of the inland waterways as well as to learn some new crafts.  They can be taster days for those wishing to try a new skills or they may be a chance to update old skills.  Most of the tutors run longer workshops in venues across the country.

For more information on each Workshop please click here to read the 2011 Craft workshop leaflet


Friday Workshops

10:30-13:30
F1 Painting Traditional Roses Julie Tonkin £27 (incl. materials £6) Book online now
F2 Crochet Tutor Pat Walker £18 (incl. materials £4) Book online now*
F3 Willow Weaving Eddie Glew £25 (incl. materials) Book online now
X1
Button Fenders (4 hour) Dave Walker £43 (incl. materials £6) Book online now *NEW!*

14:30-17:30
F4 Sign Writing Dave Moore £27 (incl. materials £6) Book online now
F5 Victorian Christmas Tree Decorations (Fir Cones) Eileen Garner £20 (incl. £6 materials) Book online now*
F6 Willow Weaving Basket Eddie Glew £25 (incl. materials) Book online now


Saturday Workshops

10:30-13:30
A7 Folk Art Julie Tonkin £27 (incl. materials £6) Book online now
A8 Big Knit Ingrid Wagner £29 (incl. materials £8) Book online now
A9 Button Fenders Dave Walker £43 (incl. materials £12) Book online now
A10 Side Fenders Bob Myall  £31 (incl. materials £10) Book online now
X2 Rag Rugs with Kath Evans £24 (incl. materials £6) Book online now *NEW!*


14:30-17:30
A11 Bold and Beautiful Jewellery Phil Stone £21 (plus materials used) Book online now
A12 Decorative Rope Work Bob Myall £18 (incl. materials £4) Book online now*
A13 Victorian Christmas Tree Decorations (Baubles) Eileen Garner £20 (incl. materials £6) Book online now*
A14 Rag Rugs Kath Evans £24 (incl. materials £3) Book online now

Sunday workshops

10:30-13:30
U15 Painting Castles (and some roses) Julie Tonkin £27 (incl. materials £6) Book online now
U16 Side Fenders Dave Walker £31 (incl. materials £10) Book online now
U17 Patchwork Rosemary Wiffen £26 (incl. materials £5) Book online now
X3 Decorative Ropework (2 hour) with Bob Myall £18 (incl. materials £6) Book online now *NEW!*

14:00-17:00
U18 Painting Traditional Roses Julie Tonkin £27 (incl. materials £6) Book online now
U19
Rope Splicing Colin Grundy £18 (incl. materials £4) Book online now*

*two hour workshop

Book now!

Call 01494 783 453 ext 603 and ask for 'Festival Workshops'

Please note:

Most of the workshops last for 3 hours.  A few, where indicated, last for 2 hours.  All materials and tools are provided at cost.  Students will be able to take home a finished or partly finished article.  If there are insufficient bookings prior to the Festival, sessions may be canceled; in this case refunds will be made.  Refunds cannot  be given if you cancel your booking after 22nd July.