Get Creative with HCA this Christmas!

Join us for Christmas creativity in our specialist workshops. Our inspiring staff will encourage you to let your imagination sparkle as you design and make your very own Christmas products to gift, or keep and enjoy for years to come.

Suitable for individuals, groups of friends, or business colleagues wanting to get together for something a bit different this year – these one off workshops are a wonderful way to bring some festive making into your celebrations this year.

Workshops take place on two dates at the end of November and early December at our Folly Lane Campus, where parking is free. Each date will include festive refreshments and Christmas music.

Numbers are limited and booking is essential. Choose from the following:

Saturday 28 November 2020

Time: 10am-12.30pm

Make a Personalised Silver Ring – £35
Course Code: 2021OESILVA7

Hand make your own personalised silver ring in our Small Metals workshop. You will learn basic skills and techniques of Silversmithing, including cutting, soldering and shaping to create a fantastic gift for a loved one or a Christmas treat for yourself!

Glass Christmas Tree Decorations – £35
Course Code: 2021OETREEA7

Working with coloured glass and powdered Frits, make your own Christmas tree decoration in our ceramics workshop. You will create your own stencil and learn basic glass making and decorative techniques. Pop your decoration in the kiln at the end of the session to be fired,  it will then be available for collection from reception the following afternoon. Alternatively, please contact the Short Course Team if you would like your decorations posted to you.

Hand Printed Christmas Cards – £35
Course Code: 2021OECARDA7

Print your own Christmas cards and create a bespoke greeting for someone special. Using techniques such as lino and poly printing, or traditional letter press, you will handprint your own cards in our print workshop.

Handmade Christmas Wreath – £50

Join Deb from Beehive Florist to create your own handmade Christmas wreath using fresh foliage and accessories including cones, fruits and ribbons. This workshop will make getting ready for Christmas fun whilst you learn new skills and leave feeling festive.

Thursday 3 December 2020

Time: 6.15pm-8.45pm

Make a Personalised Silver Ring – £35
Course Code: 2021OESILVB7

Hand make your own personalised silver ring in our Small Metals workshop. You will learn basic skills and techniques of Silversmithing, including cutting, soldering and shaping to create a fantastic gift for a loved one or a Christmas treat for yourself!

Glass Christmas Tree Decorations – £35
Course Code: 2021OETREEB7

Working with coloured glass and powdered Frits, make your own Christmas tree decoration in our ceramics workshop. You will create your own stencil and learn basic glass making and decorative techniques. Pop your decoration in the kiln at the end of the session to be fired,  it will then be available for collection from reception the following afternoon. Alternatively, please contact the Short Course Team if you would like your decorations posted to you.

Hand Printed Christmas Cards – £35
Course Code: 2021OECARDB7

Print your own Christmas cards and create a bespoke greeting for someone special. Using techniques such as lino and poly printing, or traditional letter press, you will handprint your own cards in our print workshop.

Handmade Christmas Wreath – £50

Join Deb from Beehive Florist to create your own handmade Christmas wreath using fresh foliage and accessories including cones, fruits and ribbons. This workshop will make getting ready for Christmas fun whilst you learn new skills and leave feeling festive.

Venue:
Folly Lane Campus

How to apply

Enrolment for these courses opens Friday 2 October 2020. Forms or payment received before this date will not be valid.

Please complete and return our Short Course Enrolment form to reserve your place.

You will be invited to pay in full between Monday 16 – 20 November 2020. We can only accept Short Course Payments online via WisePay, or payment by debit/credit card by phone.

For further information, please visit our apply page or contact The Short Course team by email or call 01432 845302.

Terms and Conditions apply.

You can also download our 2020/21 Short Course programme.

Saturday 30th November 2019 – 10am-12.30pm
Thursday 5th December 2019 – 6.15pm-8.45pm

Suitable for all

Folly Lane Campus