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A home for extraordinary crafts-people

  • Open
  • Thursday, Friday and Saturday
  • 10am to 5pm
  • or by appointment

Workshops

A One Day Introduction to Hand Stitched Leather Work with Mark Papworth of White Buffalo Crafts.

Learn the basic hand skills needed to work with leather and make a hand stitched leather belt to take home

Dates: Saturday 8th July 2017 or Saturday 23rd September 2017 or Saturday 4th November 2017

Times : Each course runs from 10am until 4pm

Ability: The course is designed for beginners and no prior experience is necessary - maximum of five people per course

Cost : £65 per person (this includes all materials and use of tools) - tea and coffee provided / bring your own packed lunch

Venue: The courses are run at designermakers21, 21 S t Nicholas Street, Diss, Norfolk IP22 4LB

For more information contact Mark Papworth
email: mark@whitebuffalocrafts.com
phone: 07941 616684

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Drawing for Adults with Clare Birks

Relaxed, friendly, fully tutored class, using both traditional and experimental techniques.

The classes will include, Still Life Drawing, Life Drawing*, Landscape Drawing & Interpretive Drawing.
(*additional charges may apply)

Summer term 6 weeks every Thursday
10 am – 1pm
Thursday 8 June to Thursday 13 July 2017

£15 per class or £85 if paid in advance for the whole term.

Materials and refreshments are included in the price.

For further enquires please phone: 07870 813643
or E.Mail: clare@birksholden.co.uk

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Drawing and Painting for Children after School Workshop with Clare Birks

Enjoy exploring different drawing and painting techniques, mark making and using different materials. Dress for  Mess!

Summer term 6 weeks every Thursday
4.15 pm – 6.15pm
Thursday 8 June to Thursday 13 July 2017

£10 per class or £55 if paid in advance for the whole term.

Materials and refreshments are included in the price.

For further enquires please phone: 07870 813643
or E.Mail: clare@birksholden.co.uk

Education in the arts – an opportunity to learn new skills.

We at designermakers21 offer a variety of workshops. Come and learn new skills from professional crafts people.

Pod Blue by Jo ClarkeDrawing by Clare BirksSaori Shed loom

Workshops offered in the studios by members -

Drawing for adults and children, beginners to advanced – Clare Birks
Contemporary basketry – Jo Clarke
Printmaking – Annette & Mike
Feltmaking – Janine Oxley
Mosaics – Joy Holden
Sewing and upcycling – Marie Hamilton
Freestyle Saori weaving – The Saori Shed
Theatre crafts – Christopher Holden
Stained glass – Hunnybunny Glass
Basic skills with hand tools – David Whatley

The Upstairs workshop and exhibition space hosts a rotating calender of events by external practioners