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September 2022

Dorset Button Making with Wee Yarn Designs

Thursday 15th September, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm BST
The Craft Room, 10 Castle Street
Comber, BT23 5DZ United Kingdom
£35.00 6 tickets left

Dorset Button making began in the 1600s in Shaftsbury, Dorset. It became a thriving cottage industry promoting independence and security for many women and families. Sadly the introduction of the button making machine in 1851 caused the industry to go into decline. Dorset Button making is now considered a heritage craft, and once mastered can be adapted to create everything from beautiful buttons to jewellery, and decorative art. In this workshop participants are taken through the history of the Dorset…

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October 2022

Beginners Watercolour Painting with Ashleigh Stoneman

Wednesday 5th October, 7:00 pm - Wednesday 26th October, 9:00 pm BST
The Craft Room, 10 Castle Street
Comber, BT23 5DZ United Kingdom
£100.00 5 tickets left

Throughout this 4 week beginners course you will discover all of the power and beauty that watercolour has to offer. Ashleigh will guide you through various techniques and application methods each week in a fun and relaxed environment. By week four, you will have some finished work and you will have also gained the foundation knowledge to continue on with this wonderful medium at your own leisure. The dates are Wednesday evenings, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th  October 2022 Pallets, brushes…

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