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All workshops include free entry into the Brocante in the course fee

Friday 8th November

1.30pm - 4pm Needle Felting

Learn how to create a little needle felted dachshund under the expert guidance of talented artist Anna of Quirk & Whimsy in a relaxed and friendly class.  All materials, as well as a take home starter kit, and free entry to the Brocante is included in the Workshop price £30 - places are limited and should be booked in advance with Anna -

Saturday 9th November

10.30 - 12 noon An Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

If you've been wanting to try your hand at this exciting craft, then this relaxing and informal Workshop is the perfect opportunity to do just that.  During the Workshop you will hit the ground running, covering the basics of creating beautiful calligraphy with a nib and ink.  You'll work on your letter forms, and move onto seamlessly joining letters and putting together small phrases, before completing a small project to take home.

If you would like to book a place, the £45 fee includes all materials, tuition, a beginners calligraphy kit and entry to the Brocante.  Please contact Hannah of Paperhouse Design Co directly to book;

Saturday 9th November

11.00 - 1pm Christmas Wreath Making


Come and create your own beautiful seasonal wreath with a technique that can be used all year round. Over the two hour course, you will learn how to produce a traditionally mossed luxury seasonal wreath filled with your choice of pine, eucalyptus, luxury foliages, dried fruits, berries and finished off with your choice of gorgeous velvet ribbon!  No experience is needed and you will be guided step by step through the processes.  A thoughtful gift or a wonderful workshop for yourself to get you in the festive spirit and unleash your creativity.
Places are limited and cost £55 each.  To book your place online via this link: or phone the shop on 01305 268878


Saturday 9th November

2 - 3pm Wellness & Nutrition Workshop


A light-hearted look into how focusing on the right foods can support your wellness now and steer you into a happier and healthier new year. Women particularly, often reach for the wrong foods during stressful periods worsening hormonal issues, sleep and digestive problems.

This Workshop aims to give you practical tips, recipes, food samples and plenty of question opportunities on how to support your health and wellbeing with the nutrition.

Cost £20 - to book please contact Julie Weston directly