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REAR VIEW -IOU

Date: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September
Time: 10:30 - 15:45
Location: Nursery
Website: http://www.ioutheatre.org/projects/rear-view-484

‘If at 65 you could say something to yourself at 23, what would it be?’    The streets of Redcar become the stage as you take a tour aboard IOU’s custom-made open top bus for an unforgettable journey.    Beginning in a life-drawing class, Rear View becomes a moving adventure about a woman’s life led by performance poets Cecilia Knapp […]


Upcycled Paper Roses 16+

Date: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Outdoor Classroom

Learn how to make your very own paper rose. Tell your own story with each rose by choosing the paper that best describes you. Working with artist Angeline. From old maps to books and even comics make yours say something about yourself. Be guided through each stage from cutting and shaping each individual petal, attachment […]


Copper Foil Suncatcher using Stained Glass Window Techniques with Janet Fraser 16yrs+

Date: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September
Time: 15:00 - 17:00
Location: Stable Block

The copper foil technique, is ideal for decorative panels, sun catchers and mirrors as well as lampshades and other three dimensional work. Copper tape and solder is used to create a seam joining the pieces of glass. These 2hr workshops are suitable for beginners.  Providing a patterns and a large selection of coloured and textured […]


Textile Illustration with Sarah Oatley- Drawn Threads 16yrs+

Date: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Location: Outdoor Classroom

“My life is measured in stitches”. I’ve been a textile artist for over 20 years. Most days I am to be found in my Darlington studio, out and about sketching or tutoring others in all things stitched, however in September I will be at the Festival of Thrift. Why not try your hand at textile […]


Figure Needle Felting Workshop with Beth from Abundant Durham 12yrs+

Date: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September
Time: 13:00 - 13:45
Location: Stable Block

Make an angel or goddess or fairy Using a needle felting method, we will create equsite creatures that come alive before our eyes! Places are limited £6.00  per person 30-45 mins session Suitable for people aged 12+


Kitchen Cupboard Cosmetics with Berry Boutique 16yrs+

Date: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September
Time: 11:45 - 12:45
Location: Outdoor Classroom

We’ll be making all natural ingredient bath fizz, bath tea soak, a clay mineral face mask and if we have time we can decorate the jars with ribbons etc which will be provided. Please be advised to bring along at least 3 medium sized jars/disposable sandwich boxes/Tupperware box with lids. Places are limited £7.50  per […]


Copper Foil Angel using Stained Glass Window Techniques with Janet Fraser 16+

Date: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Location: Stable Block

The copper foil technique,  is ideal for decorative panels, sun catchers and mirrors as well as lampshades and other three dimensional work. Copper tape and solder is used to create a seam joining the pieces of glass. These 2hr workshops are suitable for beginners.  Providing a patterns and a large selection of coloured and textured […]


Drinks Can Jewellery with Kathryn Guy 10yrs +

Date: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Location: Outdoor Classroom

Working with artist Kathryn Guy. A brief introduction into making unique and vibrant pieces of jewellery from discarded aluminium drinks cans. You will create a pair of earrings and a pendant or brooch to take away and at the same time learn some basic jewellery making techniques. Places are limited £7.50  per person 1 hour […]


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