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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
September 2024
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

Two Day Make a Foldover Purse Workshop with Hole House

NEW for 2024! Make a foldover purse with Hole House! The Foldover purse is a slimline purse or clutch bag which can be made in many different fabrics. If you’ve struggled in the past with purse patterns that involve ‘hinges’ (NCW for example) because your sewing machine just isn’t up to the layers involved, this […]
08 - 09 Nov
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG

Needle Felted Christmas Decorations with Jane Bardgett

Join us for a relaxing half day session learning how to make handmade needle felted baubles using 100% Wool fibres. The session will be led by local Artist and Feltmaker Jane Bardgett  who will guide you through each step. Once the Bauble shape is formed Wool fibres or yarns are needle felted onto the Bauble […]
30 Nov
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Makers Mill
The Makers Mill, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LG
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