Blue Magpie Contemporary Craft Fair – Maker Workshops

We are delighted to announce that we will be hosting some amazing Contemporary Craft Workshops as part of our contemporary craft market on the 14th/15th March. 

Our Saturday workshops will be hosted by Print maker Catherine Bowdler & Ceramist Katie Robbins; and they are not to be missed. See below for workshop details and to book your tickets.

Spring Postcard Screen Printing with Catherine Bowdler

We are delighted to have Catherine Bowdler hosting this special workshop Come along and design your own bold two colour Spring postcard and hand-screen print a matching set of four. Catherine will lead you through all the steps to create your own postcards in this 2.5 hour workshop.  Date: Saturday 14th March 2020 Time: 9:30am – 12noon Location: Shaw Room, Elmslie House Cost: £45 (including coffee/tea & cake) *All materials will be provide and the workshop is suitable for beginners.

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Decorative Porcelain vase workshop with Katie Robbins

The fantastic Katie Robbins will be hosting a workshop where you will Learn how to make a stylish, cylindrical small vase (measuring up to 13cm in height) or make two smaller tea-lights. And then decorate them using classic blue and white Japanese tissue paper or use slips and underglaze for a free-style pattern.

We will be using porcelain paper clay for its light weight, and strong hand-building qualities. On completion Katie will provide a posting box, you will wrap and label the box and then she will send it back to you in this box once she has fired and glazed the inside. Bring your Mum, a friend or come alone; it is sure to be a fun & creative afternoon.

Date: Saturday 14th March 2020 Time: 1:30am – 4pm Location: Shaw Room, Elmslie House Cost: £55 (including coffee/tea & cake) *All materials will be provide and no experience is necessary.

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