Are you a budding creative bride to be? Or perhaps your looking to DIY your wedding or perhaps you fancy upskilling with your hens or stag?
Modern Calligraphy for Improvers Workshop hosted by Ollies Studio
Venue: Knapp Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL50 3QQ
So you’ve taken a beginner calligraphy workshop, or dabbled by yourself. You’re confident with a pen and nib but looking to up your game. Come spend an afternoon with Ollie’s Studio as we delve further into the world of modern calligraphy.
We will recap the alphabet, and learn about letter and joining variations, flourishing, simple illustrations to adorn our work and layouts. At the end of the workshop, we will have created a piece of calligraphy art to take home.
You will receive a curated calligraphy kit that’s yours to keep and light refreshments. All you need to bring is yourself!
Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/modern-calligraphy-for-improvers-cheltenham-tickets-41075390599?aff=efbeventtix
Sterling Silver Ring/Bangle Workshop for Beginners
During this friendly and informative beginners class, the experienced silver smith and tutor Wendy Murphy B.Ed Hons, will guide you through traditional silversmithing techniques to design, cut, texture, sand, solder and polish your own sterling silver ring or bangle to take away with you. You can also personalise your piece with lettering on the inside.
Ticket Prices: £60 Ring £75 Bangle.
Includes: Instruction, materials, insurance and light refreshments
For further information and to purchase tickets: https://www.wmmsilver.co.uk/event/cotswolds-sterling-silver-ring-bangle-workshop/
Hair Vines Workshop
Saturday 10th March at 11am –1.30pm
Hair vines are as popular as ever in the world of Bridal probably because they are so versatile to wear, light weight and they look pretty darn cute. Made from a length of silver plated wire, these hair accessories can be beaded to your hearts content and secured in the hair with bobby pins once complete.
This workshop aims to provide you with the a basic introduction to wiring your very own hair vine using an assortment of beads and crystals in varying colours. The length of your vine will depend on how you progress throughout the class. You will be shown different styles and examples to get those creative juices flowing.
Price: £35 including tea, coffee and infused water.
further information and to purchase tickets: https://thecreativemagpie.co.uk/workshops/hair-vine-workshop/
All The Roses – Sugar Rose Masterclass
All the Roses Masterclass – create beautiful sugar roses The Cheltenham Cakery way
This full day class is dedicated to creating sugar roses. You’ll learn everything you need to know to create 5 different sugar roses in this 1 day Masterclass.
Roses are the undisputed queen of sugar flowers. This class will cover the techniques and know how to create rose buds, a full sugar rose, a garden rose, a David Austin rose and the super popular modern whimsical rose. Come and learn how to create sugar roses The Cheltenham Cakery way.
What will be covered:
• The different pastes that can be used and our preferred paste of choice.
• How to colour your chosen paste and make it ready to use.
• Use of different cutters for different looks
• How to create your rose starting point
• How to make a full sugar rose.
• How to make a garden rose.
• How to make a David Austin rose.
• How to make little rose buds
• How to create a gorgeous large whimsical rose.
• How to use tools and veiners to create texture
• How to display your roses to perfection.
You’ll take away with you the roses you’ve made on the day along with full written notes and suppliers list.
£135 per person
10am – 4pm
Light lunch included
Plenty of free parking
Maximium of 6 in the class