Craft Evenings 2017

On 10th March there was a teddy bear workshop

tutors

Our tutor, Jane (on the right) was assisted by Kate

equipment

 

Each teddy bear kit contained cut-out felt pieces, thread, needles and stuffing and scissors

 

students student

hands

There was a lively discussion about which bit went where

 

cake 1 cake 2

 

The cakes were a welcome relief from all that concentration

student

 

Everyone worked hard to finish their teddy bear

bear

 

finished bear

 


The second Coffee Cake & Craft evening of 2017 was a felted item workshop

Pieces of felt were cut into a heart shape like this

 

The layers of felt were put together

 

The layers were sewn together

 

and assembled into this

 

 

or this!

 

 


The first Coffee Cake & Craft evening of 2017 was a mosaic workshop

There were a lot of preparations to be made but everything was ready

table

Time to start

There was a huge range of mosaic pieces from which to choose.

pieces

The pieces were glued to a tile to make a coaster.

tile1 tile2 tile3

... had to concentrate

tiles

 

The tiles were left to dry.  It was time for tea and cake.

cake

When the glue was dry, the tiles were grouted.

grouted tiles1

 

grouted tiles 2

Soon they were dry enough to take home, to be left overnight to dry completely.

This is one of the finished coasters

 

Meanwhile, many thanks to Peter and Janet for a wonderful evening.


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