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March 2020

STAINED GLASS PANEL OR TIFFANY LAMP

March 22nd at 18:30 to March 26th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Make a stained glass panel or a Tiffany-style lamp, developing skills so that you can construct more elaborate projects later. Covers template glass cutting, using grinding machines, copper foiling, leading application and final soldering. No experience required – be guided in all aspects. Illustrated evening slide lectures. Materials dependent on project. Bill Davies (Wirral www.highamhall.com/bill-davies) Residential: £423 Non-residential: £294 (Materials from Tutor)

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MAKE A FELTED LANDSCAPE (EVERYTHING PROVIDED)

March 25th at 18:30 to March 27th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

*NEW* A hands-on introduction to felt making. Create sample pieces to explore different ways of producing colour and texture on felt. Use these to design your own unique felt picture. No experience required. NEW TUTOR: Fiona Moir (Dumfries www.highamhall.com/fiona-moir) Residential: £243 Non-residential: £176 (inc. materials)

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April 2020

JEWELLERY MAKING: SILVER CLAY (WEEKEND)

April 17th at 18:30 to April 19th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Fri 17 Apr - 13:30 Sun 19 Apr 2020 Make fine silver jewellery with the ease of working with Silver Clay - an amazing material. Make three pieces of stunning professionally-styled hallmarkable jewellery. Experienced students 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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LINO-CUT PRINT MAKING

April 21st at 18:30 to April 24th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Tue 21 Apr - 13:30 Fri 24 Apr 2020 Create professional-looking cards and pictures from several lino-cuts using Easycut lino under the guidance of one of the UK's best - Clare's illustrations appear in books, magazines and packaging (and not just any packaging!). Clare Melinsky (Dumfriesshire www.highamhall.com/clare-melinsky) Residential: £335 Non-residential: £234 (Materials c£15)

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PATCHWORK QUILTING: NOUGHTS AND CROSSES

April 28th at 18:30 to May 1st at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Tue 28 Apr - 13:30 Fri 1 May 2020 Easy small quilt or larger more intricate quilt - your choice. With help on hand for both beginner and more advanced. Enjoy a break with friendly quilters of all abilities. Janette Fairer (S. Cumbria www.highamhall.com/janette-fairer) Residential: £335 Non-residential: £234

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May 2020

PRIV: CONTEMPORARY CLOTH DOLLS: EXTRA DAY

May 7th at 18:30 to May 8th at 16:00
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Thu 7 May - 16:00 Fri 8 May 2020 Day course by request. Ray Slater £95 includies Dinner, B&B and extra day's course with Lunch and Tea.

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BOOKBINDING AND RESTORATION

May 8th at 18:30 to May 12th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Fri 8 May - 13:30 Tue 12 May 2020 Old books are history and deserve TLC, so bring along at least three, (no larger than A4). Be guided through each process, learn techniques of paper repair and cover restoration using modern materials, keeping as much of the original as is practical. Doug Mitchell (Northamptonshire www.highamhall.com/doug-mitchell) Residential: £431 Non-residential: £299 (Materials at cost)

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WOVEN TAPESTRY DAY (EVERYTHING PROVIDED)

May 11th at 10:00 to 17:00
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

10:00 - 17:00 Mon 11 May 2020 Taster or Refresher. Come with no experience or bring work you want help with. Looms will be ready-warped, and be shown how to weave simple shapes, mix colours and control your tension. Louise Martin (Orkney www.highamhall.com/louise-martin) £78 (inc. materials, lunch and refreshments) Louise has two courses following.

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WOVEN TAPESTRY: SHADOWS

May 11th at 18:30 to May 13th at 18:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Mon 11 May - 13:30 Wed 13 May 2020 Higham Hall garden is central to this workshop. Patterns created by foliage will be drawn and translated into weave. Louise Martin (Orkney www.highamhall.com/louise-martin) Residential: £238 Non-residential: £169 (Also see TAPESTRY DAY, preceding, and COPTIC TECHNIQUES, following.)

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WOVEN TAPESTRY: COPTIC TECHNIQUES

May 13th at 18:30 to May 15th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Wed 13 May - 13:30 Fri 15 May 2020 The C5th-7th Coptic tapestries are among your tutor's favourites. Weave the techniques used in them and apply them to an image. Suitable both for beginners and those with some experience. Louise Martin (Orkney www.highamhall.com/louise-martin) Residential: £238 Non-residential: £169 (SHADOWS precedes)

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