2018-19 Classes ~ great gift ideas!

Keep an eye out for more classes added regularly

Barton Grange classes are booked on 01995 642900 or call in at Garstang Road, Brock, Preston PR3 0RB. Barton Grange gift vouchers only.


Leyland Studio classes are booked either through Eventbrite deposit, or gift vouchers from craftcourses.com or this page. If using a gift voucher, please contact Chrissy with a code instead of Eventbrite.

Glass Mosaic Mandala Class

SUN 18 November 12.30-4pm at Leyland Studio Book Deposit

Create your own 20cm circle mandala which can be used to create a stunning atmosphere in any room! Learn a range of cutting techniques on how to turn stained glass, beads and glass shapes into sacred geometry. By the end of the workshop, you will take away your very own masterpiece, some hanging cord, and grout to apply at home. All tools and materials are included for this gem of a session. Stained glass mosaic cutting is less precise and less frustrating than leaded glass #yay! No prior knowledge is required and this workshop is suitable for all levels. Minimum age 16. £32.

Christmas Soap Making Class

SAT 1 December 1-3.30pm at Leyland Studio Book Deposit

Be prepared for soap making fun! In this workshop, you will make and take home soaps personally decorated using a selection of fragrances, colours and shapes to treat yourself or give as a gift. The session covers materials, types of soaps, safety, colouring, fragrances, box making and decoration. This class is suitable for all levels and there is no need to bring anything as all tools and materials are provided on the day. Age 16+. £24 is the total price and a deposit of £12 secures your place with the balance paid in cash only on the day. If using a gift voucher, please contact Chrissy with a code instead of Eventbrite.


Festive Fused Glass Pendants

SUN 2 Dec at Leyland Studio 1-3.30pm Book Deposit

Make a number of fun and colourful fused glass festive decorations or key chains for your window, tree, or gift giving. We will cover an array of metal and glass design techniques. These masterpieces will be fired later and posted to you for £3 (there is an option to collect the pendants from Leyland ). All other tools, materials and glass firing time is included in the price. No prior knowledge is required and this workshop is suitable for all levels from age 16 upwards. £32. If using a gift voucher, please contact Chrissy with a code instead of Eventbrite.


Slate Mosaic Bling Class

SAT 8 Dec at Leyland Studio 12.30-4pm Book Deposit

Enter a lush world of fancy mosaics for a glamorous effect of sparkle and shine. These beautiful mosaics are set against a rich black background to go indoors or out. You can personalise your slate masterpiece with your own bling if preferred, or choose from a selection of jewels along with ribbon to finish it off. Choose to create with three small hearts, a large heart, or a rectangular base. All tools and materials are included in the price. The session is suitable for all levels. The price for the class is an introductory offer of £32. If using a gift voucher, please contact Chrissy with a code instead of Eventbrite.


Garden Mosaic Suncatcher Class

SAT 19 JAN at Leyland Studio 12.30-4pm Book Deposit

Create a dazzling illumination for your outside space. This is a gorgeous eye-catching feature that glides with the wind. Learn how to cut and design with stained glass in a more fun and freestyle way compared with traditional leaded  glass. All tools and materials are included in the price, including the frame and an A5 base. The session is suitable for all levels. Please check your diary prior to booking. Deposits are non-refundable, but exchanges are available over 30 days from the event, subject to a service charge. If booking with a CraftCourses.com voucher, please contact Chrissy with a voucher code instead of using Eventbrite. The price for the class is an introductory offer of £32, with a balance of £20 to pay in cash only on the day. 

Fused Glass Jewellery Making Class

SUN 27 JAN 1-3.30pm at Leyland Studio Book Deposit

Make some fun and colourful fused glass jewellery for yourself, or for gift giving. We will cover an array of glass fusing inclusion techniques including enamels and bubble powders. These masterpieces will be fired later and posted to you. All other tools, materials and glass firing time is included in the price. No prior knowledge is required and this workshop is suitable for all levels from age 16 which must be accompanied by a paying adult. £32 + £3 P+P. A deposit of £12 secures your place. The balance of £23 is payable by cash only on the day. If booking with a CraftCourses.com voucher, please contact Chrissy with a voucher code instead of Eventbrite.

Mixed Media Felted Bag with Found Objects

SUN 3 FEB 1-4pm at Leyland Studio Book Deposit

Hold your treasures outside your bag with found objects! We will discuss everything required for wet felting as well as looking at the variety of fibres and objects available. We experiment with the way that these fibres, objects and trim can be designed together. Upon completion of this three-dimensional hands-on session, you will take home your own richly surfaced piece that can be used as a jewellery, makeup or handbag. All felting materials are included, but you will need to bring elbow grease and old towels. You may wish to bring small found objects to formulate a personal decorated storyline. There will be the option to create handles with holes  ~ or sewn on which may be completed at home. This workshop is suitable for beginners to felting as well as those looking to expand their skills. No prior knowledge is required and this workshop is suitable from age 14 which must be accompanied by a paying adult. £30. If using a CraftCourses.com voucher, please contact Chrissy with a code instead of Eventbrite.

Fantastic Glass Mosaic Sun Catcher

SUN 10 FEB 12.30-4pm at Leyland Studio Book Deposit

Create your own stained glass mosaic story for a stunning  window atmosphere! You will learn a range of cutting techniques on how to work with stained glass, beads and glass shapes. Stained glass mosaic cutting is less precise and less frustrating than leaded stained glass, yay! No prior knowledge is required and this workshop is suitable for all levels. By the end of the workshop, you will take away your very own masterpiece, some hanging cord, and grout to apply at home. All tools and materials are included for this illuminating session. If using a CraftCourses.com voucher, please contact Chrissy with a code instead of Eventbrite. Age 16 upwards, and under 18s must be accompanied by a paying adult. £32 is the total price and a deposit of £12 secures your place, with the balance paid in cash on the day.

Mosaic Stepping Stone 

SUN 17 MAR 12.30-4pm at Leyland Studio Book Deposit

Create a stunning centerpiece to add colour and shine to any garden or path. By the end of the workshop, you will take away your very own glass tile masterpiece and grout to apply at home. This class is suitable for all levels with or without cutting, and all materials are included. The base is approximately 28cm. Age 16 upwards, and under 18s must be accompanied by an adult. £32 is the total price and a deposit of £12 secures your place, with the balance paid in cash on the day. If using a CraftCourses.com voucher, please contact Chrissy with a code instead of Eventbrite.

Wire Wrapped Pendants 

SAT 27 APR 1-3.30pm at Leyland Studio Book Deposit

This is a beautiful, ancient way to add definition and flair to beads and sea glass for a necklace, earrings and key ring. Wire wrapped jewellery dates back to 1446 BC found in ancient Egyptian pharaohs' tombs and pyramids. Gold was likely to be the first metal used, but we will be using other metals. We will look at various techniques, in a wide range of styles and colours of beads and wire. All materials and tools are included, but if you have a crystal, you may want to bring it along. No prior knowledge is required and this workshop is suitable for all levels. £26 Age 14+

Mosaic Bling 

SUN 28 APR 12.30-4.30pm at Leyland Studio Book Deposit

Enter a lush world of fancy mosaics for a glamorous effect of sparkle and shine. These beautiful mosaics are set against a rich background . You can personalise your masterpiece with your own bling if preferred, or choose from a selection of jewels along with paint and grout to finish it off. Choose to create with a plaque or mirror base. All tools and materials are included in the price. The session is suitable for all levels. The price for the class is an introductory offer of £33. If using a gift voucher, please contact Chrissy with a code instead of Eventbrite.

Tempered Crash Glass Mosaics

Datetbc 12.30-4pm at Leyland Studio Book Deposit

This is a very rare form of mosaic class to be found in the British Isles. Create a personalised piece using specialist glass, mixed media and imagery. You can experiment with abstract themes, textures, personal photos or historical iconography to yield enchanting effects. By the end of the workshop, you will take away your own masterpiece, and will be given grout to apply at home. All tools and materials are included for this dazzler of a session. If you want to bring images for your own story for this page sized base ask Chrissy about size and sealants. No prior knowledge is required and this workshop is suitable for all levels. 16yrs+ £32. Please note, places are limited, so book early. Secure your place with a £12 deposit.




Adult Courses in Mixed Media and Stained Glass Mosaics, Fused Glass, Wool Felting and Perfumery

Under 18's must be attended with a paying adult.

BOOKING OPTIONS
For Barton Grange Garden Centre
Ring to make a full payment on 01995 642900 or visit Garstang Road, Brock, Preston (Sat Nav PR3 0RB) Free parking. Off A6 between M6 J32- J33. Barton Grange have their own cancellation policy. Wheelchair access. Craftcourses,.com vouchers not accepted here.

OTHER VENUES
Leyland Art Studio
Small informal studio based in central Leyland off Balcarres Road PR25 3ED, free parking, 15 min. walk to Leyland train. No wheelchair access.

- Bookings: use Eventbrite, or contact Chrissy and other options may be available such as gift payment. Please note, places are limited, so book early.

- A gift payment/deposit of £12 secures a place with PayPal, by cheque, or simply checkout as a PayPal "Guest" entering card details - without registering with PayPal. If booking with a CraftCourses.com or my voucher, please contact me with a code , instead of Evenbrite. 
- Please check your diary prior to booking. Deposits are non-refundable, but exchanges are available over 30 days from the class date, subject to a service charge. 
- Group and party bookings available, please enquire.

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