Join us for some Christmas themed craft workshops
CANDLE MAKING WORKSHOP Sunday 12th November
Spend a morning at Sacrewell with Dianne from the Wicked Wick and explore a range of different fragrances, discover the science of candle making and take away a new set of skills in this traditional craft. In this workshop you will create your own scented, natural soy wax candle which is perfect for a Christmas gift or as a seasonal treat for yourself. Dianne will talk you through the science of candle making, how to choose the best materials and what a good candle should look like. As it’s Christmas, Dianne will also advise on festive decorations for your candle.
FELT DECORATIONS Saturday 18th November
Enjoy a day learning how to make a beautiful hand-made Christmas felt decorations to adorn your home within the festive season. You will have the opportunity to use fine merino wool tops and other natural fibres to create your own unique decorative felt garland and felt tree decorations using traditional wet felting techniques. You’ll also be shown how to make felt balls that could also be made into jewellery and other projects after the workshop. No previous felt making experience necessary.
CHRISTMAS WREATH WORKSHOP Tuesday 21st November
Join us for a Christmas Wreath Workshop led by Helen Conlon from Garden Wise, and learn how to make your perfect wreath for your home. This three hour workshop provides all the materials and foliage to make your own traditional door wreath. We will demonstrate a variety of wreaths to inspire your imagination and the opportunity to try different techniques to create your unique Christmas wreath. Tea and coffee will be provided.