<em>Edit Event</em> Blend Your Own Artisan Fragrance with Sarah McCartney
10 May
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Create your own fragrance with guidance from award-winning artisan perfumer Sarah McCartney. Access an array of professional materials – as well as Sarah’s expertise.

4160 Tuesdays perfumes are stocked at specialist stores around the globe including Roullier White and All Original in...

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12 May
1016

An opportunity to learn about the importance of armour, from how it’s made to its evolution over time, led by a historical metalworking expert from Greenleaf Artworks.

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12 May
1012

Join Petersham Nurseries and La Serra MK Textile Atelier for an exclusive natural dyeing workshop. Create your own apron with a combination of British and Italian traditional techniques including flower printing, painting by hand and stencil printing, using plants and flowers from the nursery...

<em>Edit Event</em> The Art of Boro at TOAST
11 May
1418

Learn the traditional Japanese art of Boro with Ray Stitch to prolong the life of your clothes. This workshop explores the history behind the technique and uses layers of TOAST cloth and thread to stitch together a Boro-inspired textile or repair or strengthen an item of clothing.

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<em>Edit Event</em> Handmade Bicycles with Helio Ascari and Bespoke Gloves with Riina Ȏun at Bentleys
9 May
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Vintage leather specialists Bentleys hosts two exhibitions. Helio Ascari showcases his signature handmade bicycles, alongside a range of leather-wrapped accessories. Riina Oun presents her collection of hand-stitched gloves and demonstrates her craft, hosting workshops on Friday 11 and Saturday...

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9 May
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1016

Daylesford’s Pimlico Road Farmshop hosts a 3-part event exploring botanical crafts. Enjoy an installation of vintage herbiers, a pressed flower workshop with JamJar Flowers and a talk and demonstration by designer and printmaker Pia Östlund.

 

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10 May
1113

A workshop hosted by designer Maria-Ines Gul in collaboration with Wedgie, a fair trade, independent wooden handicrafts company that works with men and women in rural Sri Lanka to create innovative doorstops. Participants are given the chance to design and create their own Wedgie.

Since...

<em>Edit Event</em> Okapi: Creating Bespoke African Luxury
9 May
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South African luxury accessories brand Okapi launch their made-to-order bespoke collection, with the opportunity to meet with the designer and create your own unique piece. An immersive installation showcases the craftsmanship which goes into each design.

Okapi is the first luxury brand...

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9 May
1013

Learn to make Jesmonite tiles that incorporate reclaimed materials. Discover the basics of the casting and moulding processes, integrate reclaimed or natural elements, and finally sand the tiles back to expose the textures within. Attendees come away with four tiles or coasters with unique...

<em>Edit Event</em> Personalise a scent at Ormonde Jayne
10 May
1316

Ormonde Jayne invites guests to choose and customise their favourite perfume with Linda Jayne, using oils from the Ormonde Jayne private library. Guests leave with a 30ml bottle of bespoke perfume.

This unique experience takes place in the newly renovated Ormonde Jayne boutique.

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Make a Turkish İznik Tile at the Yunus Emre Institute
9 May
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A workshop with İznik tiles master Ayşe Özkan. Learn the stories behind classical patterns and discover what lies beneath the glaze, with techniques including drawing, transmitting, needling and colouring. 

The Yunus Emre Institute (Yunus Emre Enstitüsü) was established as a foundation...

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10 May
1518

Join east London leathersmith Charlie Borrow for a card case-making workshop. In a small group, Charlie teaches hand-construction techniques used in his eponymous line of accessories.

Based in the historic Cleve Workshops, Charlie’s leather and canvas bags are made with traditional...

<em>Edit Event</em> Leather Braiding with Genevieve Bennett at Home House
9 May
1921

Award-winning leather designer Genevieve Bennett hosts a workshop exploring contemporary braiding and interlacing techniques using a palette of vibrant leathers. Genevieve showcases her process of blending unique geometric patterns and craft techniques to produce strap details and small leather...

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10 May
1820

Studio Levien gives guests the opportunity to work in small teams to tackle the design of a bathroom suite for Ideal Standard. The event includes hands-on modelling in Styrofoam.

Studio Levien have been designing products for Ideal Standard for many years. One in seven homes in the UK...

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An exhibition and masterclass showcasing metalsmith Adi Toch’s reflections on the material remnants of her metal-working process. In addition, ceramicist Sasha Wardell demonstrates slip casting and the decorating techniques involved in the creation of a complete bone china tea set.

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<em>Edit Event</em> Cast a Plaster Sculpture with Hannah Woodhouse
9 May
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Sculptor Hannah Woodhouse hosts a plaster casting workshop in which participants cast and hand finish one or two maquettes (small models) of the artists’s Ovoid, Shell and Tulip wall sconces. While your plaster sculptures are setting in the moulds, enjoy refreshments and explore Hannah’s...

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12 May
1016

Fine Cell Work is a charity and social enterprise which trains prisoners in creative, high-quality needlework as a means of rehabilitation. Join their beginners workshop to learn how to make a zippered cushion and discover the therapeutic power of stitch.

Through teaching highly skilled...

<em>Edit Event</em> Tool to Table: Clay and Tool-Making with Collective Matter
12 May
1117
13 May
1117

Using self-made tools from found materials and objects, this 2½ hour clay workshop teaches a wide breadth of surface decoration and construction techniques to create your own unique piece of tableware.

Join Collective Matter for a clay workshop and share your experiences of living,...

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11 May
1820

Deconstruct the world of perfumery with a hands-on, bespoke fragrance creation masterclass at the Experimental Perfume Club lab. With a focus on creating your own scent story, take home your own personal blend in a 15ml bottle.

Head perfumer Emmanuelle Moeglin takes you on an olfactory...

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12 May
1118
13 May
1118

Printmaker and illustrator Jonny Hannah leads this 2-day workshop. Create your own love letter to London in the form of a handmade book, using a combination of screen printing, letterpress, collage and rubber-stamping techniques.

Based in what was once the heart of London’s print...

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