Creative Summer Workshops! 1, 2 and 4 day workshops

Join Creative Masterclass Academy at the Beacon Arts Centre for one of their 1, 2 or 4 day workshops covering a variety of creative activities!

Creative Summer Workshops! 1, 2 and 4 day workshops

About Creative Summer Workshops! 1, 2 and 4 day workshops

Follow a Pattern... Make a Dress!
Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th August 10am-4pm, £170
Our 2 day workshop, come and enjoy learning how to follow a dress making pattern and make your own dress! Discover all the tricks of the trade and taught by professional tutors. Once booked on you will be advised on quantity of fabric to bring.Suitable for beginner to anyone interested in learning a new skill. Sewing machines, patterns,equipment, refreshments and light lunch are all provided for a very enjoyable 2 days!

To book your place contact mwhitelaw@mcd-uk.co.uk or visit
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/follow-a-patternmake-a-summer-dress-2-day-masterclass-tickets-45571291961

Essential Sewing Skills (Part 1)
Monday 6th August 10am-4pm, £85
One day workshop to learn the basics and rudiments of sewing. Learn the setup of the sewing machine. Various seam types will be covered and fastenings. From putting in a zip to button holes, giving lots of practice to feel confident with the sewing machine! A great introduction for anyone interested in sewing. Suitable for a beginner or to refresh your skills. Ideal to compliment any of our other workshops. All equipment, sewing machines, materials, refreshments and light lunch is provided for a very enjoyable day!

To book your place contact mwhitelaw@mcd-uk.co.uk or visit
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/essential-sewing-skills-part-1-tickets-45571953941

Creative Textiles
4 day course, 7th-10th August 10am-4pm, £340
A structured specialist, highly creative textile and sewing course. For teachers, PGDE students or for those wishing to learn and develop your creative sewing! Meeting like minds, you will be led through a programme of specialist techniques,developing your creative textile and sewing portfolio. Building confidence and putting this into practise, we will make an item on each day. A welcome pack, all materials, sewing equipment is provided for and includes refreshments and light lunch on all days for a very creative and enjoyable course! Suitable for beginner to enthusiast this course will take you to your next level!
Once booked on I will send you full briefing information.
Students over recent years have travelled a distance to achieve this course. Choice of accommodation is nearby if you are travelling a distance and wish to enjoy the week as a residential creative break!

For more info or to book your place contact mwhitelaw@mcd-uk.co.uk or visit
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/creative-textiles-4-day-workshop-tickets-45572395261

Silk Painting Masterclass
one day workshop on Saturday 11th August, 10am-4pm, £85
Enjoy learning all about the beauty of this ancient art form. With a full day of sampling using various techniques demonstrated and led by a specialist Silk Painting Tutor.You will explore through sampling and you will make your own unique silk scarf to take home!
All materials, equipment, silk, dyes will be provided and includes refreshments and light lunch for a very creative and enjoyable day!

To book your place contact mwhitelaw@mcd-uk.co.uk or visit
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/silk-painting-masterclass-tickets-34121924595

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Creative Summer Workshops! 1, 2 and 4 day workshops are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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