Adult Workshops & Demonstrations in Seaton

Workshops & Events

All workshops are pre-book only. Free refreshments are provided. You will get 10% off any art & craft materials you purchase after your workshop. Book your space by popping in store or calling 01297 624246.

Botanical Journaling Club 
Fridays - 11am - 1pm 
 You’ll get to sketch, paint & colour plants. Dissect them, photo them and grow them from seed. You'll also get to work with vintage botanical books and seed packets. £30 for session one – inc’s A4 art journal and sketching set to keep and help you on your journey £8 for each session after –Bring along your journal & sketch set, everything else needed is provided You can start the club at any point and do not have to attend every session. 

 Paper Blooms | Monday 28th January : 11am – 1pm Learn how to make paper blooms with and without die cutting. We’ll use a range of cards and papers to create a selection of blooms in different sizes suitable for home interior projects, card making and more. £8pp

 Mixed Media | Wednesday 30th January : 11am – 1pm Experiment with a wide range of art mediums, stamps, stencils and more. We will be testing our new ideas and techniques whilst creating backgrounds for craft projects on card & wood. £8pp

Nature Inspired Candle Displays | Monday 4th February : 11am – 12.30pm Create nature inspired candle displays using a range of materials. We will work on one mini display and one larger one and you will get to take both home to keep or give as gifts. £12pp

Shrink Plastic After-School Family Fun | Tuesday 5th February : 3.30pm – 4.30pm £5 per child / £6 per participating adult (free if just assisting a child) Learn how to stamp and colour on shrink plastic, create little charms & turn them into bag charms.

Beaded Blooms & Butterflies |Wednesday 6th February : 11am – 1pm Join us for a beadwork class where we will be making blooms & butterflies They would make fantastic brooches or hanging decorations. £8pp

Resin Art Workshop |Monday 11th February : 11am – 1pm Explore the art of working with resin & the various materials you can set within it. We have a wide range of silicone moulds to choose from including pendants, letters, paperweights & jewellery. £15 per person includes all materials required

Stamping with Debbie Frost | Tuesday 12th February 10am - 1pm Join Debbie Frost for a stamping workshop, she'll take you through all the basics and beyond. Includes a set of stamps to take home! £20 per person read more here: https://www.facebook.com/events/2035333426547102/

Stamping After-school Family Fun |Tuesday 12th February : 11am – 1pm Join us for an after-school stamping session, learn how to stamp your own cards, tags and wrapping paper. £4 per child / £6 per participating adult (free if assisting child) age 6+

Introduction to Macramé | Wednesday 13th February : 11am – 1pm In this session we will introduce you to Macrame, a traditional craft that has recently become very 'on trend' - learn the basics and beyond. Includes an intro print out to take home. £8pp

Nature Imprints in Clay |Monday 18th February : 11am – 1pm Join us in experimenting with a selection of natural materials to imprint into clay and turn them into hanging decorations & ring bowls. £8pp

Introduction to Essential Oils | Wednesday 20th February : 11am – 1pm Fantastic for anyone interested in finding out more about essential oils, their properties, benefits and how using them can help in a variety of situations. Learn about blending, diffusing and safety. Hosted by qualified Holistic Therapist. £15pp includes a goody bag to take away

Wood Slice Carving & Painting | Monday 25th February : 11am – 1pm Join us for a wood slice carving & painting workshop. Learn new techniques and try out new ideas. £10pp includes everything you need

Introduction to weaving | Wednesday 27th February : 11am – 1pm Join us for an introduction to weaving class. You will get to work with a variety of yarns and materials whilst learning different techniques. £15 pp includes a weaving set to take home

Quick & Easy Card Making | Thursday 28th February : 10.30 – 12pm & 12.30 – 2pm Join us for a card making session where you’ll learn how to make simple card styles that are easy to recreate at home. £8 pp includes everything you need and a goodie bag to take home.

Nuvo Drops & Embellishment Mousse | Monday 4th March : 10.30am – 12pm A chance to experiment with these fantastic mediums whilst learning new ideas and techniques. £8 pp 


 Pom Pom Fun | Wednesday 6th March : 10.30am – 12pm Join us as we make a selection of pom poms and turn them into fun items. £8 pp includes everything needed during the class and a pom pom maker to take home!

 Marbling & Pigment Powders | Thursday 7th March : 11am – 12.30pm Learn about pigment powders and marbling inks whilst creating a selection of fun background pages. £10 per person includes everything needed and a pigment powder to take home.

 Stencilling Workshop | Friday 8th March: 10.30am – 12pm Join us for a masterclass in stencilling using a variety of mediums. £10pp includes everything needed on the day and an Imagine Design Create stencil to take home!

 Wood Slice Carving & Painting |Monday 11th March : 12.30am – 2pm Join us for a wood slice carving & painting workshop. Learn new techniques and try out new ideas. £10pp includes everything you need

Introduction to Weaving | Wednesday 13th March : 12.30am – 2pm Join us for an introduction to weaving class. You will get to work with a variety of yarns and materials whilst learning different techniques. £15 pp includes a weaving set to take home

 Introduction to ATC’s (Artist Trading Cards) | Thursday 14th March 10.30am – 12pm Create a selection of ATC's with a variety of tools and mediums if you haven't made them before we will run you through everything you need to know. £10 per person includes everything you need and a pack of 50 ATC blanc's to take home!

  Stix2 Demo | Saturday 16th March 10.30am - 2.30pm Join Debbie for a Stix2 demonstration. Learn new ideas, techniques and ask questions about papercrafting and beyond. FREE to attend (you do not have to stay for the full session)If you let us know in advance that you'll be coming you'll be able to take away a FREE goodie bag & get 10% off any purchases in store on the day! *Limited goodie bags so book your space early to avoid disappointment*  

Introduction to Die Cutting & Embossing | Monday 18th March : 12 – 1.30pm Learn more about die cutting and embossing. You can experiment with our range of machines or bring in your own so our experienced tutor can help and advise you on how to get the most from your machine. £8 per person includes use of our tools, equipment, papers to experiment and a FREE die to take home!

 Stamping – beginners & beyond | Wednesday 20th March : 12.30 – 2pm Join us for a stamping session, a great opportunity to experiment and learn new techniques. £8 pp

Exploading & Pop up boxes | Monday 25th March : 10.30am – 12pm Learn how to make these fantastic pop up box cards. £10 incs everything needed & kit to take home.

 Introduction to Quilling | Wednesday 27th March : 11am – 12.30pm Learn the art of quilling in this fun session. £12 incs everything needed and a kit to take home.

 Introduction to Heat Embossing
| Thursday 28th March : 10.30am – 12pm Learn about heat embossing, techniques and ideas. £10 pp includes a powder to take home

 Introduction to Macrame | Monday 1st April : 10.30am – 12pm Learn the basics of macramé. £8 pp includes everything needed

 Quick & Easy Card Making | Wednesday 3rd April : 12.30pm – 3.30pm A great opportunity to make some cards to take home, learn new ideas and techniques. £8pp

 Introduction to Zentagling
| Monday 15th April : 10.30am – 12pm Learn the basics and beyond whilst experimenting with a variety of pens £10 per person includes everything needed and a kit to take home.

 Create a shaker card | Wednesday 17th April : 11am – 12.30pm Learn how to create shaker cards. £10 inc everything needed and a card kit to take home.

 Introduction to Sparkle Pens | Wednesday 24th April : 10.30am – 12pm Learn how to use Spectrum sparkle pens in a variety of crafts and on different surfaces. £12 per person includes a set of 3 sparkle pens to take home.

 Inspired by Nature Craft Box (as seen on TV) | Thursday 25th April : 10.30am – 12pm Join us as we create a selection of items using supplies from the nature inspired boxes as seen on Hochanda TV in February. £10 pp includes everything needed.

Acrylic painting tips & techniques | Monday 29th April : 11am – 12.30pm Learn a variety of styles and techniques with acrylic paints and mediums. £8pp

 Introduction to String Art | Wednesday 1st May : 10.30am – 12pm Learn about this fun craft whilst creating a piece to take home. £10 pp

 Watercolour Tips & Techniques | Thursday 2nd May : 10.30am – 12pm Learn about a variety of watercolour paints, pens and mediums whilst experimenting with them. £8pp

 *Create & Stay or Create Takeaway*

We have a wide range of craft kits to suit all ages and abilities to create in or takeaway, see our specials board for ideas! Our craft centre and courtyard garden is a great place to meet friends for coffee, cake & crafting! 
Available during in opening hours, call in advance if you want to check there is a space!

This weeks specials: 
Needle Felted Penguin This fantastic kit will guide you through creating a cute little needle felted penguin. It includes everything you need and instructions. £5.00 
Quilling Kit Choose from a selection of different designs and then create some cool quilled images to use on a card or frame. Includes everything needed and instructions £6.25
 String Art Why not have a go at this fantastic fun craft using our new kit. It contains 3 designs and everything else you need! £10 

Additional £2.50 ‘create in’ charge includes assistance from staff if needed and refreshments; choose to sit in our main create it area, our conservatory or our courtyard garden.