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Courses

Details of all our courses are available below. Prices include all materials needed (unless otherwise stated).Courses can be booked online, over the telephone on 01858 466692, by post or in person at Leicestershire Craft Centre, 10a High Street, Market Harborough (above Monsoon).

Please note refunds and transfers for workshops and courses can only be given in the unlikely event of a workshop or course being cancelled due to insufficient numbers or unforeseeable circumstances.



Taster Courses Art & Sculpture Jewellery Sewing Dressmaking Homemaking Papercrafts Knitting/Crochet Felting & Textiles Seasonal Other Children's Courses

Taster Courses

Applique Taster

A quick sewing session to learn all about applique. No sewing experience is necessary.

          

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £10.00
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Block Printing Taster

Come and spend a happy hour printing paper and fabric with our lovely hand carved wooden printing blocks.

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £10.00
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Cardmaking - using your Sewing Machine!

Take your cardmaking in a new direction and incorporate fabric and paper with stitching to make some beautiful and unusual designs.

 

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £15.00
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Crazy Patchwork

Not keen on precise cutting and pieceing in your patchwork? Come and have a go at crazy patchwork where anything goes with stunning results! Perfect for making applique pieces and using up scraps.

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £15.00
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Crochet Taster

An introduction to crochet for complete beginners. Learn how to start off, make a chain and begin crocheting a small flat piece using double and treble stitches.

If you enjoy it, why not go on to book our longer 3 week Crochet Course.

ladies crocheting

Click here for our crochet wool, hooks and patterns in our shop.

 

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £10.00
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Decoupage

Come and spend a happy hour learning how to decoupage - it's the ultimate upcycling craft!

 

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £10.00
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Hand Quilting

Come and learn the art of hand quilting in a quick session. It's a relaxing and enjoyable technique that can enhance your patchwork and provide a good alternative to machine quilting.

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £15.00
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Jewellery Taster

An hour long workshop where you will make some simple pieces of jewellery - for example a pair of earrings and stretchy bracelets. If you have attended some of our jewellery workshops before, you are welcome to come along and tackle more complex projects.

Click here to add our jewellery starter kit to your basket.


Jewellery taster course

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £10.00
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Marbling

A quick taster where you will learn how to marble paper and fabric.

Lots of fun, quite messy and you'll have lots of finished pieces to take home to use in all kinds of different ways.

 

Tutor: Hannah Harrison
Cost: £10.00
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Needlefelted Robin

Come and make a cute little needlefelted robin for Christmas!

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £10.00
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Monday
13/11/2017
COURSE FULL



Paper Flowers

Paper Flowers

Spend a pleasant hour learning to fold paper into beautiful flowers - the perfect recycling project!

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £10.00
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Quick Canvas Make

Come and spend a happy hour and a half making a stunning canvas to take home - we've got a wealth of quick and easy ideas for you showing that you don't need to be 'arty' to make some gorgeous artwork.

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £15.00
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Stitched Canvases

Design and make a fabric collage on canvas. Dig through our fabric collection and use simple machine sewing applique to put together your unique piece of textile art.


No sewing experience nessecary for simple designs. Children aged 10+ are also welcome to join.

Tutor: Meg Bonser
Cost: £15.00
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Wet Felting Taster

Come and have a go at Wet Felting. Learn the basic technique using wool tops, soap and water and have a go at felting a pebble - the result is a fabulously tactile paperweight - or a flat piece of felt to take home.


Wet feltingPiece of wet felt

Why not add our Starter Wet Felting kit to your basket? Click here to find it in the shop.

Tutor: Katharine Wright
Cost: £10.00
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