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Make Your Own Patch - Drop In Workshop

Make Your Own Patch - Drop In Workshop
7th July 2018 - 7th July 2018
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Always fancied jazzing up an old piece of clothing or bag with a custom patch? In this drop in workshop you will learn how to use garment vinyl and a heat press to make your very own sew on patch. Join Freya Momomoses around the making table in this is a fun and colourful drop in session suitable for all ages and abilities. All materials will be provided, just turn up and get involved!  £5 per person, drop ins welcome  freyamomomoses@gmail.com, Website - www.freyamomomoses....
Anondesign -Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Anondesign -Modern Calligraphy Workshop
1st July 2018 - 1st July 2018
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Perfect for those looking to expand their creative side with a local workshop taught by Lyndsey of Anon Design Stationery . Spend a couple of hours with us learning how to create basic shapes with your calligraphy pen whilst working towards mastering the modern calligraphy alphabet and basic phrases.By the end of the workshop you will have gained the confidence to be able to create your own quotes and favourite words to take home and impress your friends. £45 per person For booking v...
Make Your Own Crown: Drop In Workshop with Freya Momoses

Make Your Own Crown: Drop In Workshop with Freya Momoses
23rd June 2018 - 23rd June 2018
Making Table

Going to a summer festival or event and need a suitably jazzy crown? Then join Freya Momomoses around the making table and get creating! This is a fun and colourful drop in workshop suitable for all ages and abilities. All materials will be provided, just turn up and get involved!  £10, Drop in on the day.  For more details contact: freyamomomoses@gmail.com Website - www.freyamomomoses.co.uk    Instagram - @freyamomomoses
Knitting Retreat with Anniken Allis

Knitting Retreat with Anniken Allis
15th June 2018 - 17th June 2018
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Friday: Learn and practice basic lace stitches, how to read lace charts, and how to add beads - Saturday am: Learn how to work the shape used in the retreat shawl project and specific stitch patterns used. -Saturday pm: Cast on for your shawl and get started with Anniken's help. Sunday am: How to fix mistakes in lace knitting. Sunday pm: How to block your shawl and questions. Day Workshops - 15th, 16th , 17th June 2018.  For more details and booking please email woolpaletteyarn@gm...
Meet Ocean Studios Resident Jane Mc Ewen

Meet Ocean Studios Resident Jane Mc Ewen
8th June 2018 - 21st July 2018
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Dates: 8th June & 21st July Jane is a ceramicist who works primarily in white earthenware clay , slipcasting and handbuilding her work. She brushes coloured underglazes onto the surface of the pieces then uses the technique of Sgrafitto ( scoring through the coloured layer into the clay body beneath ) to produce highly decorative mandala like designs . Jane will be at the makers table , demonstrating this technique and answering questions about her ceramic processes whilst she works .
Look at Texture (Ceramics)

Look at Texture (Ceramics)
26th May 2018 - 26th May 2018
Making Table

Morning/ Afternoon session 10am - 12.15pm (family time) - 1.30pm-3.45pm A fun couple of hours experimenting with adding texture onto clay, developing ideas into a small wall hanging.  All materials will be provided, you are very welcome to bring in items to press into the clay of your own, wall plaques will be bisque fired ready for you to pick up on a later date. £6 per person to cover materials and firing. £6 per person, drop ins welcome!   
Sara Mitts with Alison Crowther Smith

Sara Mitts with Alison Crowther Smith
19th May 2018 - 19th May 2018
Making Table

Knitted in the round using double pointed needles (DPNs), they are simple in design but very pretty and effective. Designed  using 2 shades of Kidsilk Haze held together to give a soft blended effect and  then picked up and knitted a frill in each shade at the top of the mitten.  To participate in this event, you need to be able to cast on and off, knit, purl and read a pattern. This is suitable for a reasonably confident knitter. Not suitable for beginners. £50 per perso...
Hanging Wreath Workshop with Clare-Elizabeth Kilgour
Toe Up Socks with Anniken Allis

Toe Up Socks with Anniken Allis
12th May 2018 - 12th May 2018
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This workshop will teach you how to work a closed cast on, knit the toe, increase for gusset, turn the heel and work the heel flap and how to do a stretchy cast off.  In addition you will learn how to knit socks on circular needles using the magic loop method.  You will also learn how to knit 2 socks at a time. All materials supplied. Suitable for confident novice and intermediate knitters. £50 per person please contact woolpaletteyarn@gmail.com for more details and booking...
Making Fabric Flowers Workshop

Making Fabric Flowers Workshop
1st May 2018 - 1st May 2018
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Introduction to making your own flowers to adorn garments, hats, hair. Perfect for creating something for a summer season of parties and weddings. We will make individual flowers using delicate synthetic fabrics,assembling together all elements like petals, leaves, stalks, stamens etc. together. You will learn how to make individual elements using simple techniques, involving hand stitching without using any glue. Flowers will be embellished with various beads and crystals.  Please bring yo...
Knitting For Daisy

Knitting For Daisy
24th April 2018 - 17th July 2018
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Ocean Studios Resident Susie Abel and a group of friends are crocheting, Knitting, a daisy chain to raise money and awareness for a little girl called daisy who has mitochondrial disease. We are hoping that some of you might like to help make daisies and if possible donate some pennies. The daisy chain will be displayed at Royal William yard in September  at the Plymouth Art Weekender. No joining needed just pop along on these dates. 
Project Workshop - Mar Menor and Daisy Shawl with Anniken Allis

Project Workshop - Mar Menor and Daisy Shawl with Anniken Allis
14th April 2018 - 14th April 2018
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Shawls are fun and feature unusual stitch patterns.  In this class you will learn the elongated and crossed stitch patterns used in both designs.  You will also be shown how to add beads using a crochet hook how to work a beaded cast off and how to shape both shawls.  In the afternoon you will be able to start your own shawl.  You will need 400m/100g of 4ply or 4ply sock yarn, 4mm x 80cm circular needle 30g 6/0 seed beads and 0.75 crochet hook.  Pattern is provided. C...
Learn How to Stencil Your Own Design onto a Glass
The Wallflower Mural Project with LOCI Artist Collective
Express Yourself - Create Your Own Slogan T!

Express Yourself - Create Your Own Slogan T!
6th April 2018 - 1st June 2018
Making Table

Express Yourself! Screenprint your own slogan T.   At the Maker Table, Ocean Studios, Royal William Yard.   April 6th, 1pm-4pm May 4th May 1pm- 4pm June 1st 1pm - 4pm   With Printmaker Sue Lewry Book in advance online at www.suelewry.com 07971909352   6 places for children age 8+years old  £15 per person Bring your own T’s (you can print more that one) All other materials and equipment provided
Children's Beaded Jewellery Workshop
Wool Palette Knitting Group
Mini-Makers 2018 Dates

Mini-Makers 2018 Dates
24th February 2018 - 28th July 2018
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 Bring your family and little ones along for a creative session with oodles of fun. Supervised by an experienced tutor, Mini Makers offers the opportunity for children to create, interact and unleash their artistic talent! The first session of 2018 focuses on shadow-puppets, so you can make your own and test it out! Mini Maker sessions are free with all materials provided, though donations for these materials are recommended. No need to book, simply drop in for the session, taking...
We Meet - Painting Group with Esin Forster
Creative Makers with Esin Forster

Creative Makers with Esin Forster
22nd February 2018 - 30th July 2018
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Join Ocean Studios Resident Esin Forster for taster sessions exploring, painting, drawing, felt making, sculpting, printmaking, mosaic and ceramics. Perfect if you are looking to learn a new skill! Each week you will be learning something new, to get more information make sure you contact Esin prior to the session. For more information and booking please contact Esin : 0776 040 1477 £10 per session, all material are included.