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Festive block printing

workshop

'a traditional method of creating unique and beautiful texiles by hand'

Escape for a couple of hours in a calm inspiring studio with some tea and cake.

 

Learn the craft of block printing, using wooden carved blocks and textile dyes.  Have fun making your own set of block printed napkins.

(great for gifts or the family)

 

Either evening or day time, week days for 2hrs, groups of 4 to 6 

  • experiment with colour

  • learn a new skill

  • create your own unique printed textiles

  • relax and have fun

£30.00 including all printing materials and 4 cotton napkins to take home and refreshments

Please contact me to find out more....

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Next date

November  Thursday 14th 10.12.30pm

Creative Flourish

Wedding workshop

'exciting beginnings...'

Location: Middleton Lodge, The Fig House

Price: £90pp

The day is about inspiration, from the beautiful garden setting of The Fig House where the work shop will be held to the delicious lunch at The Coach House.

From dresses and venue to flowers and cake, your wedding includes a lot of coordinating decisions, before you commit.  This workshop will be where you can capture your creativity, be inspired, relax while having fun and enjoy bringing your Wedding vision one step closer to reality.

 

Purpose

To explore and help define your dream wedding style. Astrid will guide you in unearthing your vision, from looking at your seed ideas, empowering you to gain clarity and let your vision, flourish and bloom.

Outcomes

  • Inspiration, from colour palettes, themes, seasons and trends

  • Creative solutions and ideas to meet those objectives

  • Clarity on your dream vision to share with others/creatives/suppliers/family and friends using Mood boarding skills

  • A shopping list of options together with recommendations

 

Springing into action- this workshop is both valuable and fun as part of your wedding planning process. A day to be inspired and find clarity on what will be the best, most cost- effective options and creative solutions.  Come away with the skills to present your dream vision to your wedding team and as a creative guide for yourself.

Booking: For more information and to book, please call Middleton Lodge events team tel: 01325 377977 or email info@middletonlodge.co.uk

MOOD BOARDING workshop

'an essential creative organisation process for many diverse projects'

With experience in colour, trends, fashion and interiors, creating 100's of themes and mood boards. Astrid offers workshops and one to one sessions using mood boarding techniques to get your ideas from your head to where it becomes a value tool for you to use in planning

  • the look for a new business 

  • updating an existing one

  • interior design project

  • collections 

  • wedding theme

  • event

Please contact me to find out more....

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block printing

workshop

'a traditional method of creating unique and beautiful texiles by hand'

Escape for a couple of hours in a calm inspiring studio with some tea and cake.

 

Learn the craft of block printing, using wooden carved blocks and textile dyes.  Have fun making your own set of block printed napkins.

(great for gifts or the family)

 

Either evening or day time, week days for 2hrs, groups of 4 to 6 

  • experiment with colour

  • learn a new skill

  • create your own unique printed textiles

  • relax and have fun

Please contact me to find out more....

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block printing

workshop

'a traditional method of creating unique and beautiful texiles by hand'

Escape for a couple of hours in a calm inspiring studio with some tea and cake.

 

Learn the craft of block printing, using wooden carved blocks and textile dyes.  Have fun making your own set of block printed napkins.

(great for gifts or the family)

 

Either evening or day time, week days for 2hrs, groups of 4 to 6 

  • experiment with colour

  • learn a new skill

  • create your own unique printed textiles

  • relax and have fun

Please contact me to find out more....

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'sourcing inspiration from nature' workshop

'If you truly love nature you will find beauty everywhere' Van Gogh

This hands-on workshop aims to support skills in observation which is key to any starting point in developing ideas for design practices.

We will be working on trend with the Unique, Bespoke, Crafted, Mindful and Botanical themes which continue to grow as trends and can be applied to many industries and areas of design.

We will be looking at the ‘Potential in the everyday’ and specifically at Nature.

Gathering primary inspiration is key to developing ideas, unearthing unique inspiration I will be guiding in the search for 5 key areas of interest:

  • Colour

  • Surface

  • Structure

  • Texture

  • Pattern

Please contact me to find out more....

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