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Flower Crown and Hair Comb

Date June 09, 2016
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  • Flowers & Herbs

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A thoroughly enjoyable afternoon choosing flowers and foliage to create your stunning Flower Crown and Hair comb. We use a combination of techniques and you will get lots of tips and tricks of the trade. We will inspire you to make something truly wonderful. This is also a great workshop for hen parties - we can do other dates by arrangement 
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Silver Ring Workshop

Date July 02, 2016
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  • Jewellery & Silversmith

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Come along to a 2 hour workshop where you will have the opportunity to design and create your very own ring from a wax model, whilst ejoying a complimentary glass of prosecco! Workshops will run 11am - 1pm, 3pm - 5pm and 6pm - 8pm with all tools, materials, refreshments and return postage included. 1 - Arrive 15 minutes before the start of your workshop and enjoy a welcome drink 2 - Health and safety briefing 3 - Check your ring size 4 - Sketch out some ideas 5 - Start carving your ring from jeweller's wax 6 - Fill in your address details and details of how you'd like your ring polished  I'll take away your carved ring to cast it in solid sterling silver before filing, sanding and polishing to your desired finish. Your finished...Read more
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Christmas Door Wreath and Tablecentre

Date December 12, 2016
Skills
  • Flowers & Herbs

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THE WORKS - Dress your door with a beautiful bespoke handmade Christmas wreath and adorn your table with a stunning Christmas centrepiece . What better way to get into the Christmas spirit ... Come and learn techniques to make your own festive, fresh wreath and table arrangement using traditional materials - pine, fir cones, dried limes, orange slices, cinnamon sticks, chillies, ribbons and Christmas baubles will be available for you to choose from.  We will teach and guide you to produce a fabulous table arrangement to adorn your table and a  wreath that you will be proud to hang from your front door The workshop includes all equipment and materials Come and get into the festive spirit of the holidays 
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Christmas Tablecentre Arrangement

Date December 14, 2016
Skills
  • Culinary crafts

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Wow your family and Christmas guests with a  stunning table design that you will create using seasonal foliage, a candle and preserved fruit,! Your arrangement will last right through the festive season. 
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Christmas Console/Sideboard Arrangement

Date December 16, 2016
Skills
  • Flowers & Herbs

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Flowers, foliage, spruce, berries and more are put together to create a fabulous arrangement that is 'front facing' (not viewed from all around). Get lots of tips and tricks of the trade to ensure that your design is simple gorgeous and will be admired by all who visit. 
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Luxury Christmas Table Centre

Date December 18, 2016
Skills
  • Flowers & Herbs

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Come along to this workshop and you will take home a stunning tablecentre that you have created. This will have a real wow factor, ideal for all the Christmas Festivities. This will be a real talking point on the Christmas Dinner Table. We will use a wide range of foliage and some beautiful roses as well as other flowers. 

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