Met up with the lovely Louise at Bude’s Earth Festival this weekend and discovered a little about her Dragonfly Wood craft workshops out at lower Tamar. The lampshades looked particularly impressive.
Check these out:
Make your own lampshade – bring your own fabric to create a bespoke lampshade for your home. All materials and instruction provided, no sewing required. £35 per shade.
Natural crafts – learn a new craft activity using natural or wild materials:
beginners whittling, using hazel to make a butter knife
cord basket-making (sewing machine)string art
green ash mallet-making
flower bath fizz
from £15 per person
Workshops available on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday mornings, 10 a.m. to 12. Please get in touch to book your preferred time.
Gather – a group for adults to share craft activities, meeting every month in the Dragonfly workshop and using the woodland to collect natural materials when possible. Join us for a creative, calm and connected ‘crafternoon’ for the head, heart and hands.
Third Monday each month 12.00 – 2.30 p.m.
June 17th, July 15th, August 19th, September 16th.
Please get in touch to reserve your place. Donations requested to cover costs.