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March 2024

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
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
July 2024

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
September 2024

Linocut Printing – Create a Lake District Mountain Landscape – Day Workshop with Emily Brooks

Create striking original art under the guidance and tuition of artist and printmaker Emily Brooks. A one-day workshop suitable for beginners and those with a little experience, we will be working from photos or sketches of our beautiful lake district fells to create artworks to take home. Even people who say they cannot draw, create […]
07 Sep
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG

Repeat Pattern Block Printing with Aidan Liggins

NEW FOR 2024!! Repeat Pattern Block Printing with Aidan Liggins! In this full day workshop you will learn the skills to create technical repeating designs to produce a seamless repeating pattern (which could be used for pattern matching fabric or wallpapers). Each person will design and carve their design onto printing block and learn the […]
21 Sep
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
October 2024

Design and Make a Lampshade using Block Printing with Aidan Liggins

NEW FOR 2024!! Design and make your own Lampshade using Block Printing with Aidan Liggins! This is a full day workshop where you’ll be getting your hands stuck into creating and printing your own unique lampshade lead by printer and maker Aidan Liggins. You’ll learn the basics of block printing onto fabric from composition, carving […]
26 Oct
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
November 2024

Christmas Lino Stamp Making with Emily Brooks

Join artist & printmaker Emily Brooks for a creative festive extravaganza! In this workshop participants will carve and and print festive designs to create unique Christmas cards, wrapping paper and gift tags. This workshop is suitable for beginners or those with experience. All tools and materials are provided and you’ll get to take home everything […]
24 Nov
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
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