Workshops take place over a few hours, a day, or sometimes two or three days. A voucher for lunch is included in the cost of full day workshops.

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Our workshops are suitable for adults aged 18+ years. Looking for workshops for teenagers? See here.

Our bursary scheme offers individuals the opportunity to attend a course or workshop at a reduced cost.

 

 
Carole Waller Colour Into Cloth
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SIT select works to create opportunities for artists to develop their creative practices. Established in 2005 to focus on textiles and has developed to celebrate all the applied arts/crafts. SIT select runs year round events, exhibitions, seminars, conferences and educational work with an annual festival every May at its heart for all ages and abilities and works closely with Universities and Colleges. It has built a reputation nationally and increasingly internationally, for excellence and innovation.

The annual Festival is called Select Festival

www.sitselect.org

Workshops in the Select Festival 2017 

Make a Tailored Jacket - Joan Gordon
(Sat 29th Apr - Mon 1st May, 10am - 4pm, £225)

3D Felt Fish - Mandy Nash
(Sat 6th May, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Colour into Cloth - Carole Waller
(Sun 7th - Mon 8th May, 10am - 4pm, £160)

Stumpwork Embroidery - Joanna Pout
(Sat 20th May, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Indian Block Printing - Clare Walsh
(Mon 22nd May, 10am - 1pm, £45)

Indigo Dyeing at Cowshed Studio - Sue Green
(Sat 27th May, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Irish Crochet - Katy Bevan
(Sat 27th May, 10am - 4pm, £75)
 


 
ceramics

Ceramics

Pottery House Name Plaque - Peter Gerrard
(25th March, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Clay Chicken Sculpture - Peter Garrard
(Sat 27th - Sun 28th May, 10am - 4pm, £160)

Handbuild a Teapot - Abi Leach
(Mon 27th - Tues 28th March, 10am - 4pm, £160)

Glass with Clay - Peter Garrard
(Sat 3rd June, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Green Man Sculpture - Peter Garrard
(Sat 17th June, 10am - 4pm £80)

 

 
craft

Craft

Aromatherapy Candles - Sophia Russell
(Sat 18th Feb, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Mosaic for Beginners - mosaic bunting - Yvette Green
(Sat 11th - Sun 12th March, 10am - 4pm, £120)

Leather Day Bag - Jeremy and Carla Bonner
(Mon 27th -Wed 29th March, 10am - 4pm, £250)

Cushion Making - Martha Van der Laan
(Sat 25th March, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Make a Lampshade - Harriet Woolman
(Sat 8th April, 10am - 1pm, £45)

Paper Cutting - Christine Green
(Mon 10th Apr, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Silver Clay Jewellery - Melanie Blake
(Sat 22nd Apr, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Fascinating Fascinator - Denise Innes
(Tues 30th May, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Aromatherapy Candles - Sophia Russell
(Thur 1st June, 10am - 4pm, £85)

Handbound Travel Journal - Emily Northen
(Sat 3rd June, 10am - 1pm, £80)

An Introduction to Wedding Headdresses - Denise Innes
(Sat 3rd June, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Aromatherapy Candles - Sophia Russell
(Tue 22nd Aug, 10am - 4pm, £85)

 

 

 

creative writing

Wild Words - Sue Mayfield
(Sat 1st July, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Words for Wellbeing a creative writing summer school - Sue Mayfield
(Wed Aug 2nd - Sat Aug 5th, 10am - 4pm, £300)


 
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DRAWING & PAINTING

Illustrating Children's Picture Books - Korky Paul
(Sat 18th Feb, 10am - 1pm,£55)

Towards Abstraction - Annie Monk
(Mon 27th Feb, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Quick Acrylic Painting - Mark Kelland
(Wed 15th Feb, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Relief Fishing Boats - Tracey Elphick
(Mon 3rd Apr, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Working with Pastels - Mark Kelland
(Tues 4th Apr, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Watercolour Portrait - Mark Kelland
(Tues 11th Apr, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Acrylics Masterclass - Max Hale
(Tues 18th  - Thur 20th Apr, 10am - 4pm, £225)

Pencil and Mark Making - Mark Kelland
(Wed 31st May, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Working with Pastels - Max Hale
(Sat 13th May, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Birds and Cups - Tracey Elphick
(Mon 19th June, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Paint coastal scenes in watercolour or Acrylic - Max Hale
(Sat 8th July, 10am - 4pm, £80)

 

 

 
papercraft

PAPERCRAFT

Valentine's Day Paper Cutting - Christine Green
(Tues 14th Feb, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Paper Cutting - Christine Green
(Mon 10th Apr, 10am - 4pm, £80)

 

 
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Photography & digital media

Introduction to Photoshop - Graham Light
(Mon 13th Feb, 10am - 1pm, £40)

Product Photography - Yeshen Venema
(Thur 9th March, 9:45 - 12:45, £45)

Collage using photoshop - Georgia Velisaris
(Sat 24th - 25th June, 10am - 4pm, £160)

 

 

PrintMaking

Indian Block Printing - Clare Walsh
(Fri 17th Feb, 10am - 1pm, £45)

Make Your Own Printing Stamps - Beth Jenkins
(Sat 1st Apr, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Wood Engraving Printmaking - Peter Brown
(Tues 18th - Wed 19th July, 10am - 4pm, £160)

 

 
sculpture

STONECARVING

Stone Carving Masterclass - Ann-margreth Bohl
(Fri 21st - Sun 23rd July, 10am - 4pm, £225)

 

 
textiles

Textiles

Professional Sewing Techniques - Joan Gordon
(Sat 4th Feb, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Indian Block Printing - Clare Walsh
(Fri 17th Feb, 10am - 1pm, £45)

Encrusting Techniques in Embroidery - Sue Green
(Sat 25th Feb, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Intermediate Felt making - Mandy Nash
(Sat 18th - Sun 19th March, 10am - 4pm, £160)

Foiling, Melting and Bonding with the Heat Press - Carole Waller
(Mon 20th March, 10am-4pm, £80)

Crochet a Square - Katy Bevan
(Thurs 30th March, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Make a Bag: Beginners Sewing - Martha Van der Laan
(Sat 8th Apr, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Paint a Silk Scarf - Carole Waller
(Wed 12th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Fabric Flower Making - Denise Innes
(Thur 13th April, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Make a Tailored Jacket - Joan Gordon
(Sat 29th Apr - Mon 1st May, 10am - 4pm, £225)

3D Felt Fish - Mandy Nash
(Sat 6th May, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Colour into Cloth - Carole Waller
(Sun 7th - Mon 8th May, 10am - 4pm, £160)

Stumpwork Embroidery - Joanna Pout
(Sat 20th May, 10am - 4pm, £80)

Indian Block Printing - Clare Walsh
(Mon 22nd May, 10am - 1pm, £45)

Indigo Dyeing at Cowshed Studio - Sue Green
(Sat 27th May, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Irish Crochet - Katy Bevan
(Sat 27th May, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Wire Armature Needlefelt - Karin Celestine
(Sat 10th June - Sun 11th June, 10am -4pm, £160)

Goldwork and silk embroidery - Deborah Wilding
(Fri 21st - Sat 22nd July, 10am - 4pm, £160)

Learn to Knit - Katy Bevan
(Sat 15th July, 10am - 4pm, £75)

Learn to Crochet - Katy Bevan
(Fri 18th Aug, 10am - 4pm, £80)

 

 

 

ART HISTORY

Sacred Stories - Fiona James
(Fri 7th April, 10am - 4pm, £75)


 

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