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September 2020

LACE AS YOU LIKE IT (INCLUDING TANTALISING TORCHON) PT1

September 21st at 18:30 to September 23rd at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Mon 21 Sep - 13:30 Wed 23 Sep 2020 *TWIN COURSE* Discover handmade Bobbin Lace, work on your UFO's and pick Jan's brain. She will also bring patterns from her Tantalising Torchon collection, exploring some more unusual aspects of this neglected lace. Total beginner through to advanced all welcome! Jan Gardiner (Somerset www.highamhall.com/jan-gardiner) Residential: £238 Non-residential: £169 (Basic materials available from Tutor £5-£10 approx.) Precedes another course.

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LACE AS YOU LIKE IT (INCLUDING TANTALISING TORCHON) PT2

September 23rd at 18:30 to September 25th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Wed 23 Sep - 13:30 Fri 25 Sep 2020 *TWIN COURSE* See 21-23 Sep for details. Jan Gardiner (Somerset www.highamhall.com/jan-gardiner) Residential: £238 Non-residential: £169 Follows another course.

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A2009NT DO YOUR OWN THING STUDIO WORKSHOP (NO TUTOR – 2 NIGHT)

September 27th at 18:30 to September 29th at 18:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Extra course added due to last minute cancellation of another course. Sun 27 September 2020 18:30 – Tue 29 September 2020 13:30 For experienced Artists etc. Last minute distanced Studio space to work on your own projects free of distractions, whilst enjoying the Higham magic, including the food! Residential: £199 Non-residential: £129 The first of two successive courses available. Book both if you like for a 4-nighter.

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EXQUISITE EMBROIDERY: SQUIRREL OR NUÉ

September 29th at 18:30 to October 2nd at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Tue 29 Sep - 13:30 Fri 2 Oct 2020 Explore the beautiful technique of Or Nué, creating shading over gold threads in an original design by Helen in the form of a squirrel. Helen McCook (Royal School of Needlework www.highamhall.com/helen-mccook) Residential: £335 Non-residential: £234 (Materials kit purchasable from Tutor) Helen's WHITEWORK follows.

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A2009NT2 DO YOUR OWN THING STUDIO WORKSHOP (NO TUTOR – 2 NIGHT)

September 29th at 18:30 to October 1st at 18:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Extra course added due to last minute cancellation of another course. Tue 29 September 2020 18:30 – Thu 1 October 2020 13:30 For experienced Artists etc. Last minute distanced Studio space to work on your own projects free of distractions, whilst enjoying the Higham magic, including the food! Residential: £199 Non-residential: £129 The second of two successive courses available. Book both if you like for a 4-nighter.

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October 2020

EXQUISITE EMBROIDERY: WHITE WORK

October 2nd at 18:30 to October 5th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Fri 2 Oct - 13:30 Mon 5 Oct 2020 Be introduced to the beautiful art of Broderie Anglaise and Richelieu Embroidery with surface stitches for extra decoration and needle lace filling to add to the delicacy of the overall appearance. Beginner or to experienced welcome. Helen McCook (Royal School of Needlework www.highamhall.com/helen-mccook) Residential: £335 Non-residential: £234 (Materials kit purchasable from Tutor) Helen's OR NUÉ precedes.

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BOOKBINDING: Carolingian Binding Model

October 9th at 18:30 to October 12th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Doug Mitchell (Northamptonshire www.highamhall.com/doug-mitchell) Residential: £335 Non-residential: £234 (Materials at cost)

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JEWELLERY MAKING: SILVER CLAY

October 12th at 18:30 to October 14th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Make fine silver jewellery with the ease of working with Silver Clay - an amazing material. Make three pieces of stunning professionally-styled hallmarkable jewellery. Those with good experience may work on their own projects. Tracey Spurgin (East Yorkshire www.highamhall.com/tracey-spurgin) Residential: £238 Non-residential: £169 (Materials from Tutor c£55 subject to silver prices)

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WOVEN TAPESTRY: PERUVIAN TAPESTRIES

October 12th at 18:30 to October 14th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Peruvian tapestries are characterized by bold imagery, with a limited palette. These qualities, and the techniques used, will be applied to designing and weaving a sample piece. The course is both perfect for both beginners and for those with some experience. Louise Martin (Orkney www.highamhall.com/louise-martin) Residential: £238 Non-residential: £169 Follows WOVEN TAPESTRY: WEAVING ON NAIL LOOMS.

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WOODCARVING: RELIEF AND CREATIVE

October 14th at 18:30 to October 19th at 09:00
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Transform a block of wood into a unique picture. Bring ideas or use Sharon's books for inspiration. Transfer a pattern, use chisels, learn techniques. Beginners and experienced. Sharon Littley (S. Wales www.highamhall.com/sharon-littley) Residential: £485 Non-residential: £319

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