ceramic fruit bowl
Sep
5
to Sep 12

ceramic fruit bowl

In this course spread over two Tuesday evenings, you will carefully craft your own timeless and stylish stoneware ceramic fruit bowl. Led by local ceramicist Yani Syla Delgado, in the first class you will explore working with clay, using a mould to shape your bowl, hand building it delicately. Yani will take each piece to have its first biscuit firing in her studio and returned for glazing and decorate in the second week.

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Full Moon Crystal Talismans
Sep
8
7:30pm 7:30pm

Full Moon Crystal Talismans

Join us for a beautiful evening crafting your own crystal talisman charged with potent full moon energy from the Harvest Moon, led by Jessica of Starseed Alchemy.

In this workshop, we will be exploring the use of crystals. These beings from the earth can guide us in many ways. We will learn to cleanse, program and utilise them. Finally, we will learn to craft a macrame piece to hold your crystal allowing you to keep it with you and wear it daily.

 

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Macramé Plant Hanger Workshop
Aug
20
3:00pm 3:00pm

Macramé Plant Hanger Workshop

During this workshop, you'll learn the traditional rope knotting technique of macrame by making your very own macrame plant hanger to take home.

This class is ideal for plant lovers who want to create beautiful hanging displays for their growing collection of houseplants.

The workshop is hosted by Smith & Goat, an urban jungle and design-led plant shop, stocking cacti, succulents and large houseplants alongside hand-cast concrete homewares.

Everything you need will be provided to make your pot holder and you can browse the selection at Smith and Goat to buy a new plant for your finished hanger.

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Botanical Watercolours
Jun
6
7:00pm 7:00pm

Botanical Watercolours

In this botanical watercolor workshop, you will learn about floral and botanical structures to help you gain confidence in your drawing and brush strokes. This class is open to beginners, and even those who have no experience with watercolour.

Get to know your paints, learn how to mix colours, and experiment with various watercolour techniques to help you create your own botanical masterpiece. This mindful process is delicate and absorbing, with stunning results.

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Dream Landscapes - Ceramic Wall Mobiles
May
30
10:00am10:00am

Dream Landscapes - Ceramic Wall Mobiles

In this relaxing 2 hour workshop we will design and decorate a ceramic and wood wall mobile. Local ceramic artist Yani will provide a selection of ceramic pieces inspired by the natural world, and wooden sticks plus all decorative materials. 

This workshop, based at Birch & Star is created for mums with pre-crawlers. Head & Hands provides a sociable get together supporting mindful making, togetherness and creativity.

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Watercolour Mantras
May
13
7:00pm 7:00pm

Watercolour Mantras

During this workshop you'll discover and write your own personal mantra for everyday wisdom using oracle cards and quotes as starting points for inspiration. Guest artist Alessa Lanot will guide you to discover basic watercolour painting and colour mixing techniques. Learn to form letters using basic geometric shapes, and create your own beautiful painted letterforms based on classic typefaces. This mindful process is delicate and absorbing, with stunning results.

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Beginners Weaving
Apr
29
3:00pm 3:00pm

Beginners Weaving

In this relaxing 2.5 hour afternoon workshop, together with others, you will learn the fundamentals of weaving on a lap loom. You'll explore the different textures and weaves you can work with to create a beautiful and truly unique wall hanging for your home.

Weaving is a naturally absorbing and conscious craft which allows you to reconnect with yourself. The process is repetitive, tactile and beautifully grounding. The class is taught by Amanda, founder of Head & Hands. She set up Head & Hands as a curator of handmade products and experiences all focused on self care. Amanda has long been fascinated by the healing remedy of crafting something beautiful and watching it unfold.

If you've ever liked the idea of a textural wall hanging over your bed, baby's crib, sofa or in the hallway - why not learn to create your own.

The class is tailored to beginners and everything you need to get started with be provided, wool, a beginners loom and basic tools which will be yours to keep.

We will be based at the stunning Reva studio in the heart of East London, overlooking the Regents Canal. It will be a restful yet sociable afternoon, so bring along your good friends and have your heart open to meet more.

Light refreshments will be provided.

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Beginners Weaving
Mar
21
7:00pm 7:00pm

Beginners Weaving

In this relaxing 3 hour workshop, you'll learn the fundamentals of weaving on a lap loom. You'll explore the different textures and weaves you can work with to create a beautiful and truly unique wall hanging for your home.

If you've ever liked the idea of a textural wall hanging over your bed, baby's crib, sofa or in the hallway - why not learn to create your own.

The class is tailored to beginners and everything you need to get started with be provided, wool, a beginners loom and basic tools which will be yours to keep.

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Macrame Wall Hanging
Dec
6
7:00pm 7:00pm

Macrame Wall Hanging

During this workshop you'll learn the traditional rope knotting technique of macrame by making your very own macrame wall hanging.This class is ideal for those wanting to make a unique, handmade christmas gift, or a statement textile hanging for their own home.

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natural dye & slow stitch
Nov
29
7:00pm 7:00pm

natural dye & slow stitch

Join us to discover the stunning natural colours that lay in your vegetable basket at home. 

We will explore natures powerful and alluring colour palette. Using handcrafted vegetable dyes you will experiment with natural fibre fabric using a number of impressive resist dye fold techniques to create a contrasting design. From yellow turmeric to purple onion skin, you will produce a unique textile piece that is striking, beautiful and organic.
 

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an evening of winter wellness
Nov
23
7:00pm 7:00pm

an evening of winter wellness

 An Evening of Winter Wellness is an opportunity to surrender to the seasonal shift and respond to nature’s call to slow down, tune in and nurture. This workshop will take you on a journey of self-care and nourishment, teaching you how to harness nature’s healing magic to thrive through the winter months.

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Beginners Weaving
Nov
14
7:00pm 7:00pm

Beginners Weaving

In this relaxing three hour workshop, you'll learn the fundamentals of weaving on a lap loom. You'll explore the different textures, knots and weaves you can work with to create a beautiful and truly unique wall hanging for your home. We will start by setting intentions, choosing colours which resonate and sketching out ideas.

 

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mindful mandalas
Oct
24
7:00pm 7:00pm

mindful mandalas

In this class you will learn to craft an Ojo De Dios (eye of God), woven with yarn between wooden sticks in several colors. The weaving of an Ojo de Dios is an ancient contemplative and spiritual practice for many indigenous peoples in the Americas. 

The practice of making an Ojo, is repetitive, grounding and medititve. Crafting one is an excellent tool to quiet your mind and re-connect with your inner self. 

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the tarot learning circle
Oct
18
7:00pm 7:00pm

the tarot learning circle

The Tarot Learning Circle is a space for people interested in the tarot to meet and discuss the cards. Aimed at beginners or those wishing to deepen their knowledge of the deck, we will meet every Tuesday evening for six weeks to talk about the meanings of the ancient cards and how they might be interpreted to fit within our contemporary lives.

Using simple, memorable techniques, we will cover all 78 cards of the Major and Minor Arcana. The emphasis will be on deepening your understanding - focusing on symbols, numerology and pictorial metaphors within each card - rather than attempting to learn meanings by rote. 

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