Workshop Programme

Fantastic hands-on Craft Workshops held at the Colemans Craft Warehouse in Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 6EN. Learn new skills, refresh your technique and get inspired with new ideas at great value workshops from £7.50 including refreshments (for full-day workshops we advise you bring a packed lunch) plus all expert tuition, equipment and materials required for your chosen project unless otherwise stated.

Most workshops are suitable for anyone wishing to join in and have a go (the workshop description will indicate if it is more suitable for advanced crafters).

Give us a ring on 01933 355530, email us at craft@colemangroup.co.uk or drop in to your local branch of Colemans to find out more.

Oct

Parchment Craft

Tuesday 1st October 10am - 12.30pm with Karen Daniell

Learn new techniques and develop your skills in parchment craft. Beginners welcome.

Cost £15

Christmas With Sizzix

Wednesday 2nd October 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

Come and create a few festive cards using dies from Sizzix.

Cost £15

Needle Felting - Small Bumblebee

Thursday 3rd October 1pm - 5pm with Alison Cremona

Join Alison and create a cute little bumblebee.

Cost £17.50

Sit & Sew

Thursday 3rd October 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Sewing Club

Thursday 3rd October 6.30pm - 9pm with Katie Mason

Bring along an ongoing hand or machine stitched project, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded stitchers. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Needle Felting Club

Thursday 3rd October 6.30pm - 9pm with Alison Cremona

Bring along any ongoing needle felting projects, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded felters. Alison will be on hand for any assistance you may need. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Art Journal Club

Sunday 6th October 10.15am - 3.15pm with Kara Talbot & Katy York

Join our social group and bring along your art journals, get messy while crafting with like minded people. There will be a selection of craft products for you to use on your project.

Cost £10

Poinsettia Perfection

Tuesday 8th October 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

Using the 'Poinsettia Perfection' range from Crafter's Companion, we will make some truly stunning cards.

Cost £15

Sit & Sew

Thursday 10th October 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

East Northants Groovi Group

Saturday 12th October 10am - 4pm 

Whether you are a beginner or more advanced, come along to this social group of like-minded people, who share an interest/passion for the Groovi Parchment system by Clarity. It is a place where any member can get help and advice on their projects. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £3

Cardmaking with John

Sunday 13th October 10.15am - 3.15pm with John Lockwood

Join us for an amazing day of creativity in John's own inimitable style. Using his latest range of stamps and dies, your cardmaking skills will be extended even further.

Cost £30

East Northants Groovi Group

Monday 14th October 10am - 4pm 

Whether you are a beginner or more advanced, come along to this social group of like-minded people, who share an interest/passion for the Groovi Parchment system by Clarity. It is a place where any member can get help and advice on their projects. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £3

Sit & Sew

Thursday 17th October 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Sewing Club

Thursday 17th October 6.30pm - 9pm with Katie Mason

Bring along an ongoing hand or machine stitched project, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded stitchers. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Needle Felting Club

Thursday 17th October 6.30pm - 9pm with Alison Cremona

Bring along any ongoing needle felting projects, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded felters. Alison will be on hand for any assistance you may need. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Creative Expression's Christmas

Friday 18th October 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

Join Kara to create a few Christmas cards using Creative Expressions dies.

Cost £15

Making Faces

Saturday 19th October 10am - 3pm with Bridget Marsh

Come along and learn the art of creating faces using stamps designed by Bridget. You will receive a set of 4 stamps and an inspirational source book to take home.

Cost £40

Needle Felting - Hare

Sunday 20th October 10am - 4pm with Alison Cremona

Come and create your very own hare.

Cost £45

Introduction To Wet Felting

Sunday 20th October 10.15am - 3.15pm with Karen Lane

Join Karen and learn the different techniques involved in wet felting.

Cost £30

One Special Christmas Card

Tuesday 22nd October 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

Today we will be making a beautiful festive card for someone special in your life.

Cost £15

Sit & Sew

Thursday 24th October 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Table Mats

Friday 25th October 10am - 3pm with Katie Mason

Using a fabric panel, you will create a table centre mat and 4 matching place mats. **

Cost £25

Scrapbooking - Triangles Galore

Saturday 26th October 10am - 12.30pm with Julie Eaves

A layout that features triangles of different sizes of patterned paper. You will need to bring 2 photos that can be cut down to 5"x3" landscape and 3" square. Photos can be cut down on the day.

Cost £15

Scrapbooking - Lots of Layers

Saturday 26th October 1pm - 3.30pm with Julie Eaves

This layout features lots of layers of patterned paper. You will need one 6"x4" photo.

Cost £15

Needle Felting - Robin Bauble

Sunday 27th October 10.15am - 3.15pm with Alison Cremona

Create a robin bauble for your tree.

Cost £27.50

Ink & Wash Landscape

Sunday 27th October 10.15am - 3.15pm with Lindsay Tempest

Learn the art of ink and wash to create a beautiful landscape picture. All materials included.

Cost £20

Christmas With Woodware

Tuesday 29th October 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

Using Christmas stamps from Woodware, we will make a few festive cards with watercolour backgrounds. You will get a set of watercolours, brushes and a pad to take home with you.

Cost £20

Sit & Sew

Thursday 31st October 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Nov

Parchment Craft

Tuesday 5th November 10am - 12.30pm with Karen Daniell

Learn new techniques and develop your skills in parchment craft. Beginners welcome.

Cost £15

Needle Felting - Small Christmas Bauble

Thursday 7th November 1pm - 5pm with Alison Cremona

Learn how to needle felt a small bauble for your tree.

Cost £17.50

Sit & Sew

Thursday 7th November 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Sewing Club

Thursday 7th November 6.30pm - 9pm with Katie Mason

Bring along an ongoing hand or machine stitched project, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded stitchers. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Needle Felting Club

Thursday 7th November 6.30pm - 9pm with Alison Cremona

Bring along any ongoing needle felting projects, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded felters. Alison will be on hand for any assistance you may need. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Christmas Embossing Folder Fun

Friday 8th November 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

Using different embossing folders, you will create a few festive cards.

Cost £15

East Northants Groovi Group

Saturday 9th November 10am - 4pm 

Whether you are a beginner or more advanced, come along to this social group of like-minded people, who share an interest/passion for the Groovi Parchment system by Clarity. It is a place where any member can get help and advice on their projects. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £3

Back To Basics Beading - Brick Stitch

Saturday 9th November 10am - 3pm with Deborah Burrow

This session will cover; flat brick stitch, increasing and decreasing, beading round a large bead, brick stitch tube. You will make a simple brick stitch earring with pattern.

Cost £20

Picture This Day

Sunday 10th November 10.15am – 12.15pm with Andi Michael-Smith

Using the fabulous building scene stamps from Picture This, join Andi and create something beautiful.

Book both sessions for £35

Picture This Day

Sunday 10th November 1pm – 3pm with Andi Michael-Smith

Using the fabulous building scene stamps from Picture This, join Andi and create something beautiful.

Book both sessions for £35

MDF Advent Calendar

Sunday 10th November 10.15am - 3.15pm with Jo York

Create an advent calendar that holds a little surprise everyday.

Cost £35

East Northants Groovi Group

Monday 11th November 10am - 4pm 

Whether you are a beginner or more advanced, come along to this social group of like-minded people, who share an interest/passion for the Groovi Parchment system by Clarity. It is a place where any member can get help and advice on their projects. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £3

Card & Envelope Set

Wednesday 13th November 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

Create a set of matching cards and envelopes in a lovely presentation box.

Cost £15

Sit & Sew

Thursday 14th November 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Get Groovi with Paul

Saturday 16th November 10am - 12.30pm with Paul Church

Join Paul to learn more about the Groovi Parchment System. Using the latest plates and accessories, you are assured of a great morning. Book both sessions for £35.

Cost £20*

Get Groovi with Paul

Saturday 16th November 1pm - 3.30pm with Paul Church

Join Paul to learn more about the Groovi Parchment System. Using the latest plates and accessories, you are assured of a great afternoon. Book both sessions for £35.

Cost £20*

Quilling - Christmas Decorations

Saturday 16th November 10am - 3pm with Deborah Burrow

Create something beautiful to hang on your tree.

Cost £20

Needle Felting - Penguin Place Name Holders

Sunday 17th November 10.15am - 3.15pm with Alison Cremona

Highlight your Christmas table with a set of 4 penguin place name holders.

Cost £27.50

Make a Diary/Calendar

Tuesday 19th November 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

Using a Dylusions stamp set, we will create a handy diary. The stamp set is then yours to keep.

Cost £17.5

Sit & Sew

Thursday 21st November 10am - 6.30pm

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Sewing Club

Thursday 21st November 6.30pm - 9pm with Katie Mason

Bring along an ongoing hand or machine stitched project, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded stitchers. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Needle Felting Club

Thursday 21st November 6.30pm - 9pm with Alison Cremona

Bring along any ongoing needle felting projects, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded felters. Alison will be on hand for any assistance you may need. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Scrapbooking - Pop Up Photo Surprise

Saturday 23rd November 10am - 12.30pm with Julie Eaves

This layout features a mini book contains lots of photos, and a pop up surprise! Please bring one 6"x4" photo and 12, 3¼" x 2¼" landscape photos.

Cost £15

Scrapbooking - Photo Collage

Saturday 23rd November 1pm - 3.30pm with Julie Eaves

This layout creates a collage effect of photos. You will need one 5"x4" landscape photo, one 4"x5" portrait photo, three 4"x3" landscape photo, two 3" square photos & one 2¼"x4" portrait photo.

Cost £15

Needle Felting - Hare

Saturday 23rd November 10am - 4pm with Alison Cremona

Come and create your very own hare.

Cost £45

Paint a Greetings Card with Watercolour

Sunday 24th November 10.15am - 3.15pm with Lindsay Tempest

Join Lindsay and create a beautiful Christmas card in watercolour. All materials included.

Cost £20

Fabric Advent Calendar

Sunday 24th November 10.15am - 3.15pm with Katie Mason

You can choose between 2 printed panels to create you're very own fabric advent calendar. **

Cost £25

Sit & Sew

Thursday 28th November 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Take One Stamp

Friday 29th November 10am - 1pm with Kara Talbot

Create a few stunning cards using just one stamp set. The stamp set is then yours to take home.

Cost £20

Natural Christmas Wreath

Saturday 30th November 10am - 12pm with Michelle Crawford

You will get enough materials included to create a beautiful wreath. Additional decorative items (if desired) available to purchase on the day.

Cost £25

Dec

Simple Denim Smock Top

Sunday 1st December 10.15am - 3.15pm with Lucy May

Create yourself a beautiful denim top, and learn the technique of smocking. **

Cost £40

Parchment Craft

Tuesday 3rd December 10am - 12.30pm with Karen Daniell

Learn new techniques and develop your skills in parchment craft. Beginners welcome.

Cost £15

Christmas in a Hurry

Wednesday 4th December 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

A chance to make a few last minute Christmas cards.

Cost £15

Needle Felting - Little Robin

Thursday 5th December 1pm - 5pm with Alison Cremona

Make a little robin for Christmas.

Cost £17.5

Sit & Sew

Thursday 5th December 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Sewing Club

Thursday 5th December 6.30pm - 9pm with Katie Mason

Bring along an ongoing hand or machine stitched project, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded stitchers. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Needle Felting Club

Thursday 5th December 6.30pm - 9pm with Alison Cremona

Bring along any ongoing needle felting projects, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded felters. Alison will be on hand for any assistance you may need. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Needle Felting - Mouse Pulling a Sledge

Sunday 8th December 10.15am - 3.15pm with Alison Cremona

Create a cute and fabulous Christmas decoration.

Cost £27.50

Christmas Stocking

Sunday 8th December 10.15am - 3.15pm with Katie Mason

From a printed panel, you will create a Christmas stocking. **

Cost £25

Sit & Sew

Thursday 12th December 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

3D Christmas Projects

Friday 13th December 10am - 12.30pm with Kara Talbot

Join Kara to make some lovely festive 3D papercraft projects.

Cost £15

Get Groovi with Paul

Saturday 14th December 10am - 12.30pm with Paul Church

Join Paul to learn more about the Groovi Parchment System. Using the latest plates and accessories, you are assured of a great morning. Book both sessions for £35.

Cost £20*

Get Groovi with Paul

Saturday 14th December 1pm - 3.30pm with Paul Church

Join Paul to learn more about the Groovi Parchment System. Using the latest plates and accessories, you are assured of a great afternoon. Book both sessions for £35.

Cost ££20*

Art Journal Club

Sunday 15th December 10.15am - 3.15pm with Kara Talbot & Katy York

Join our social group and bring along your art journals, get messy while crafting with like minded people. There will be a selection of craft products for you to use on your project.

Cost £10

MULLED WINE & MINCE PIE EVENING

Tuesday 17th December 6pm - 8.30pm 

Come along and join us for a glass of mulled wine and a mince pie and enjoy some last minute Christmas shopping.

Cost FREE

Sit & Sew

Thursday 19th December 10am - 6.30pm 

Every Thursday, we welcome you to join our social 'Sit & Sew' group. The sessions run from 10am through until 6.30pm (£8) or come along for up to 4 hours (£5) and join a friendly group of like-minded ladies for stitching and chatter! Unlimited tea and coffee is available all day and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the day (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5/£8

Sewing Club

Thursday 19th December 6.30pm - 9pm with Katie Mason

Bring along an ongoing hand or machine stitched project, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded stitchers. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Needle Felting Club

Thursday 19th December 6.30pm - 9pm with Alison Cremona

Bring along any ongoing needle felting projects, enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and chat with like-minded felters. Alison will be on hand for any assistance you may need. Unlimited tea and coffee is available all evening and a 20% discount on purchases throughout the evening (non-discounted items only).

Cost £5

Additional Information

* Due to the nature of some of the Workshops, an apron and/or disposable gloves may be advised.

** A sewing machine is required and a good working knowledge is essential. A basic sewing kit is needed along with a patchwork ruler, rotary cutter and mat.

† This session features different techniques to the morning session. Although the afternoon class is aimed at beginners, morning attendees are welcome to book.

Patchwork - On patchwork Workshops the £30 fee is inclusive of fabric.

For all day Workshops, refreshments will be provided but you are asked to bring a packed lunch.

Booking Terms & Conditions

Cancellation - In rare circumstances we may have to cancel a Workshop. In this situation every effort will be made to contact attendees using the details given at time of booking. Our liability will be limited to the offer of a place on a future Workshop or a full refund.

If you are unable to attend a Workshop - At no additional charge, you are free to send another participant in your place. 

In order to receive a full refund you must give 5 days' notice. After this period, if you find it necessary to cancel, no refund will be given.

Children - Are very welcome but must be accompanied by a supervising adult (although the accompanying adult does not have to participate in the Workshop).