Craft Activities led by Suzy Weston

Saturday Craft Workshops - 2019 Programme


All of the sessions are suitable for beginners and more experienced crafters alike. The aim is to create something individually, whilst enjoying each others company.

Saturday 7 September : Needle felting for beginners; learn how to needle felt and create some autumn decorations (four spaces still available).

Saturday 5 October : Glass Painting; use some glass paints and outliners to decorate candle holders, vases or jars.

Saturday 16 November : Patchwork Christmas Decorations; stitch some unusual decorations using Christmas fabrics.

Saturday 7 December : Winter Green Decorations; begin your festivities by making an advent ring or table decoration using greenery from the hedgerow and co-ordinated accessories.

Each workshop will run from 10.00am until 3.00pm, costing £15

An extra charge may be required for some resources. Please bring your own lunch. Hot and cold drinks will be available throughout the day. You will be given/sent a list of items to bring along for your specific workshop. To book a place ring 01566 784990 or email

Other activities that can be offered:

Fabric broaches; making two difference styles of broach from scraps of fabric. Fabric can be supplied or bring along some of your offcuts.

Egg blowing and decorating; empty out some eggs, decorate and create a colourful springtime mobile.

Wet felting for beginners; have a go at making a piece of hand-made felt to turn into a purse or a wall hanging.

Silk painting; make abstract patterns or paint a picture using silks and paints. Show off your works of art, on some greetings cards or in a picture frame.

Funky Birds; hand sew and embroider some cute, funky fabric birds to sit on your windowsill.

Fabric printing and painting; decorate an apron, bag or tea towel using fabric paint and stamps.