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March 2024

Two Day Stained Glass Panel Workshop with Nikki Clark

This practical two-day beginner’s course is a great introduction to the wonderful craft of stained glass. You will learn the necessary steps and techniques involved in making a small stained glass panel (approx. 20cm x 20cm); choosing and cutting glass, leading up, soldering and finally how to clean your panel ready to be hung in […]
02 - 03 Mar
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG

Explore Linocut Print – Day Workshop with Emily Brooks

Create striking original art under the guidance and tuition of artist and printmaker Emily Brooks. Suitable for both beginners and those with a little experience, this one-day workshop will give you the skills and confidence to continue printmaking at home. We will provide a relaxed and nurturing atmosphere and you will get the opportunity to work […]
16 Mar
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
April 2024

Fused Glass Bowl or Wall Hanging with RD Glass Sold Out

Try your hand at glass fusing and make either a bowl or hanging with your own designs. An opportunity to learn a new skill and have fun being creative with hands on instruction and the freedom to choose what you make. During the course you will learn all you need to know to produce either […]
06 Apr
Sold Out
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG

How to Paint Mountains with Feather and Wild Sold Out

Back by popular demand to The Makers Mill in 2024 is Painting Mountains with the very talented local artist Victoria of Feather and Wild. Join Victoria for a day of painting Mountains inspired by the Lake District Fells on our doorstep at The Makers Mill. Spend some time outside taking in the views and making […]
13 Apr
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG

Copper Foiled ‘Lakeland Fell’ Sun Catcher with Nikki Clark Sold Out

Join the wonderfully talented Nikki Clark for a one-day course to make a beautiful stained glass ‘Lakeland Fell’ suncatcher using the ‘Tiffany’ method of copper foiling glass. Nikki will provide the design, glass and all essential tools and equipment. You will need to bring your glasses if you use them for close work. It is […]
20 Apr
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
May 2024

Cyanotype Animal Portraits with David Lush

NEW FOR 2024!! Cyanotype animal portraits with local artist David Lush! Ideal for beginners, this class starts with a brief introduction to the cyanotype process, its origins and the ways artists have used it to generate artwork. The image of the animal which you have selected either from your own collection or one provided by […]
18 May
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
June 2024

Introduction to Botanical Painting with Elisabeth Bramwell

NEW FOR 2024!! Introduction to Botanical Painting with Elisabeth Bramwell, perfect for beginners and those wanting to develop their skills. Come and spend a relaxing day learning the art of detailed watercolour flower painting with local tutor Elisabeth Bramwell. You will be taught how to paint petals, leaves, berries and stems before creating your own […]
08 Jun
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG

Copper Foiled Sunflower Sun Catcher with Nikki Clark

Join the wonderfully talented Nikki Clark for a one-day course to make a beautiful stained glass Sunflower using the ‘Tiffany’ method of copper foiling glass. Nikki will provide the design, glass and all essential tools and equipment. You will need to bring your glasses if you use them for close work. It is recommended that […]
15 Jun
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
July 2024

Abstract Painting Day Workshop with Hamish McLain

Inspired by the textures, colours of the Cumbrian landscape, participants will experiment with a range ofabstract painting and mark making techniques, culminating in the production of a final canvas painting.Outdoor sketches in Fitz park, opposite Makers Mill, will act as the initial structure for the painting, as wetransform observations of the real world into bold […]
13 Jul
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Milll

Introduction to Block Printing with Aidan Liggins – design and print your own tote bag

NEW FOR 2024!! Introduction to Block Printing with Aidan Liggins, perfect for complete beginners wanting to try their hand at the art of block printing. Come and join us for a half day workshop, giving you the tools and techniques to create beautiful designs using block printing.  During the workshop you will practice the art of block printing […]
20 Jul
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
August 2024

Lampshade Making with SEW Design

Join Sophie from SEW Design for a morning of creativity to make a 30cm drum shade! Students will learn how to make a beautiful bespoke double sided lampshade suitable for a standard lamp or ceiling light. You will cut your fabric to size, role the shade and learn the art or ‘tucking’ the fabric to […]
03 Aug
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
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