Polymer Clay Wall Hanging Workshop
Jun
11
7:00 PM19:00

Polymer Clay Wall Hanging Workshop

In this workshop, textile and homewares designer Mariel Osborn of Covet Interiors will guide you to make eye-catching wall hangings from polymer clay. Ever wondered how to create colourful marbled or speckled textures? Mariel will show you some of her signature techniques so you can craft your own fabulous hanging for your home.

While the clay is hardening, Amanda from Head & Hands will guide you to make tassels and pom poms to finish off your piece with a textured fringe.


Everything you need to make your hanging is included in the ticket price.

About Covet Interiors
Working instinctively with materials, Covet's collection of interior creations each focus on different processes. Every item is handmade in small collections, so no two pieces are ever identical. With an interest in texture and bold colours, Mariel's work is always fun and distinctive.

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Contemporary Embroidery Workshop
Jun
14
7:00 PM19:00

Contemporary Embroidery Workshop

In this workshop, textile and homewares designer Mariel Osborn of Covet Interiors will teach you a variety of stitches and different ways that you can use them to create beautiful contemporary embroideries. 

All materials are provided and you get your own hoop and needles to take home too, so all you have to do is turn up!

This workshop is suitable for beginners through to practiced stitchers looking for some new inspiration.

Working instinctively with materials, Covet's collection of interior creations each focus on different processes. Every item is handmade in small collections, so no two pieces are ever identical. With an interest in texture and bold colours, Mariel's work is always fun and distinctive.

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The Rhythm Within
Jun
28
7:00 PM19:00

The Rhythm Within

In this workshop, we will explore our own personal rhythm as a way of connecting with the healing force residing in our bodies. Join us to engage in a series of dynamic activities that will allow us to locate and express our inner rhythm, in a safe, supportive environment. Using guided and explorative exercises, we will use our hands, feet, voices, and bodies to connect with and express our own personal rhythmic mantra to sooth and ground us.

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Mindful Mandalas at Self Care Revolution
Apr
7
3:00 PM15:00

Mindful Mandalas at Self Care Revolution

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

Head & Hands' founder Amanda, will guide you through a gentle meditation to help shed any unhelpful energies and bring you into the present moment. She will then guide you to create your woven mandala, to take home and display on your altar or sacred space.

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Beginners Weaving
Mar
8
7:30 PM19:30

Beginners Weaving

n this relaxing 2.5 hour workshop, 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.

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Tasseltastic Earring Workshop
Mar
7
7:30 PM19:30

Tasseltastic Earring Workshop

Join the fun at Central Parade pre-Mothers Day gift market, on the evening of Wednesday 7th March.

Head & Hands will be hosting this fun tassel earring workshop so you can add some oomph to your outfit with your very own statement danglers!

Tickets include everything you need to make one pair ombre tassel earrings to gift someone or keep for yourself!

There will be two classes, 7.15pm-8pm and 8.30pm-9.15pm. Each class has 10 tickets available.

£2 from every ticket sold will be donated to Beauty Banks - to provide toiletries and cosmetic products to people living in serious poverty.

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Macrame Plant Hanger
Jan
25
7:00 PM19:00

Macrame Plant Hanger

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

This class is ideal for plant lovers who want to create beautiful displays for their growing collection of houseplants and makes the perfect Christmas present idea for someone you want to gift something fun and memorable to.

 

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An Evening of Winter Wellness
Dec
3
6:00 PM18:00

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 wellbeing workshop will take you on a journey of self-care and nourishment, teaching you how to harness nature’s healing magic to not only survive the winter months but to truly thrive. Learn practical ways to boost immunity, expand your energy, manage stress, balance mood, and awaken the health and vitality that is your natural state of being. Expect lots of practical tools, edible treats and food for thought to take home with you.

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Macrame Plant Hanger
Nov
2
7:00 PM19:00

Macrame Plant Hanger

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

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

 

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Full Moon Crystal Talismans
Sep
8
7:30 PM19:30

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
3:00 PM15:00

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
7:00 PM19:00

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
10:00 AM10:00

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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Macrame Plant Hanger
May
16
7:00 PM19:00

Macrame Plant Hanger

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

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

 

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Watercolour Mantras
May
13
7:00 PM19:00

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
3:00 PM15:00

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
7:00 PM19:00

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
7:00 PM19:00

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
7:00 PM19:00

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
7:00 PM19:00

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
7:00 PM19:00

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
7:00 PM19:00

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
7:00 PM19:00

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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