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Workshops and Events

How to make 'Healthy' Homemade Chocolate with Jo Dyer - Sat 2nd December 10-1pm, and Wed 6th December 6.30-9.30pm £35

Learn how to make delicious, luxurious and dairy free chocolate made with pure organic ingredients and flavoured with flowers and herbs that you can grow at home. Take home recipes, ideas and a bag of chocolate. This workshop lets you thoroughly enjoy yourself learning a skill you can use to make beautiful pure chocolate over and over again,to indulge with family and friends.


Christmas Scandinavian Craft Day, 16th December 10-3pm, £35

Come along to Creartii for a Christmas craft day to get you in the Christmas mood, but without the stress! Enjoy some relaxing Scandinavian inspired crafts of Himelli, a traditional Finnish Christmas decoration, and vey on trend here! We will also make wreaths, a folded book angel and a small table decoration using Christmas greenery and a splash of red!  The day will be a chance to craft, chat and enjoy Christmas!


Family Art Morning - Print Christmas Cards and gift tags with Duncan Pass, 17th December 11-1pm, £7.50 each

This December, join award-winning printmaker Duncan Pass at Creartii in Belper for a fun, creative workshop where you’ll learn about basic printmaking techniques, and print your own Christmas cards and gift tags for friends and family using one of Duncan’s hand-built printing presses!


Sterling Silver Jewellery Making with Zoe Adamson, 27th January or 3rd March, 10-4pm, £95

Design and create a unique necklace pendant with Belper Jewellery Designer Maker, Zoe Adamson (Adamson Jewellery). You will learn about a jewellery artists design processes and safe handling of specific jewellers equipment before making your own bespoke jewellery piece from start to finish. The price of this full day workshop includes design and smithing tuition, along with all equipment, materials, Sterling Silver and other mixed metals needed to create a unique statement necklace pendant of your own design that will be a talking point forever! 


Sterling Silver Jewellery Making - Six Week Evening Course, 7th February start, 6.30-9pm, £195

Over the course of 6 weeks you will design and create two unique pieces of sterling silver jewellery with Belper Jewellery Designer Maker, Zoe Adamson (Adamson Jewellery). You will learn about a jewellery artists design processes and safe handling of specific jewellers equipment before making your own bespoke jewellery from start to finish. The price of this 6 week workshop course includes design and smithing tuition, along with all equipment, materials, Sterling Silver and other mixed metals needed to create one unique statement pendant and a pair of earrings or cufflinks of your own design that will be a talking points forever!


Helen Hallows Spring Sktchbook Workshop, 7th March, 10am-3pm, £60

Join Mixed media artist Helen Hallows as she shows you how to embrace your sketchbook and liberate your creativity. Sketchbooks should be a space for creative development and experimentation but we are often afraid to draw. Helen takes the fear out of the drawing, or at least helps you find new ways of approaching drawing, seeking out shape, colour and texture. We’ll make a simple fold out sketchbook to work in and then use various media to introduce colour before Helen introduces some drawing tasks. Working form the nature table you will take home a colourful sketchbook and new ways of seeing and drawing.


Lino Printing with Jayne Nemeth, 21st March 2018, 6-9pm, £25

Join me,Jayne Nemeth, at Creartii for an introduction to Lino Printing. Three hours of creativity and relief printing. Following step by step to producing your own personal Lino cut block and a print to take home and frame. All materials provided. Any enquiries please feel free to email me on jaynenemeth123@gmail.com £25 per person,6 spaces available.


Dry Point Etching Evening Workshop with Jayne Nemeth, 11th April 2018 7-9pm - £15 each

Join talented local artist Jayne Nemeth for an introduction to Drypoint Printing. A relaxed couple of hours where you will follow the creative process of learning a new skill from creating your own Drypoint etching plate, through to a finished print you'll be able to take home and frame. Please feel free to bring along a small object or a simple design of your own you would like work from. Spaces limited to six so all receive personal guidance. All tools and materials provided. You can email me at jaynenemeth123@gmail.com with any queries or for more information.