St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery

Opening Monday - Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 10am-4pm

01590 676969

Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter

Starts: July 9 - 2:00pm
Ends: July 9 - 4:00pm

2-4pm | McCarthy Room | Drop-in | FREE

For anyone interested in knitting or crochet, come along with your own work or join us as we create signal flags and a knitted nativity scene for Christmas.

SECOND TUESDAY each month: 13 August


Wood Engraving Course with Peter Brown (2 day)

Wood Engraving Course with Peter Brown (2 day)

Starts: July 11 - 10:30am
Ends: July 12 - 4:00pm

An introduction to wood engraving. On day one you will look at tools and the marks they can make and how to use them to create tones. On the next day you will engrave your own image onto wood. Suitable for those with some drawing experience. No need to have knowledge of printmaking. All materials provided.

Peter contributes weekly to The Times ‘Feather Report’ with his wonderful wood engravings of birds.

Limited places available | £100 | 1 hour break for lunch – not included | Phone 01590 676969 to book


Wet Felting Workshop (intermediate) with Pippa Crouch

Wet Felting Workshop (intermediate) with Pippa Crouch

Starts: July 13 - 10:30am
Ends: July 13 - 4:00pm

Using merino wool tops, silks and other interesting fibres, you will have the opportunity to create two wet-felted artworks. You will also have the chance of working on needle felting embellishments. Intermediate level – for those with some experience of making felt. All materials supplied.

Limited places available | £75 per workshop | 1 hr break for lunch, not included.

To book a place or find out more, please call 01425 617651 or email feltable@yahoo.com.


Wet Felting Workshops

Wet Felting Workshops

Starts: July 20 - 1:00pm
Ends: July 20 - 4:00pm

“Learn to Paint with Wool” - Beginners Class Using Merino wool tops, silks and other interesting fibres. You will have the opportunity to create wet felt artworks. Other techniques will also be shown, such as needle felting embellishment.

*ALL SATURDAYS: 20 July | 10 August | 14 September | 16 November | 7 December*

£40pp (£10 non-refundable deposit) | All materials included Small group sizes (6 per workshop) | 1-4pm Book direct: feltable@yahoo.com | 07925 064571