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Fabric Printing with Lino with Beth Jenkins

Fabric Printing with Lino with Beth Jenkins

Sat, 05 May 2018 10:00

Saturday 5 May 2018 10:00-16:00 £42

Learn how to design, cut and print your own original lino blocks onto fabric. Using easy to cut lino, you will make blocks that you can take home and use again and again on fabric or paper. Tea towel or bag supplied to print on, or bring your own washed cotton fabric. You will also be able to buy blank cotton cushion covers.

Tickets available at www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or ring the office on 01453 549133.

Venue:
Kingshill House, Dursley
Contact:
admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk
Introduction to Hot Glass – Create a Paperweight with Ben Gough

Introduction to Hot Glass – Create a Paperweight with Ben Gough

Fri, 11 May 2018

Introduction to Hot Glass – Create a Paperweight with Ben Gough - £65

11 or 12 May 2018 – 09:30-13:00 or 13;30-17:00

A Unique opportunity to try the traditional craft of glass-making. This half day workshop offers a 'hands-on' experience. Designed for beginners, you will be taken through the steps required to make your own individual paperweight. This course provides an excellent foundation for further exploration into the medium of hot glass.

Tickets available at www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or ring the office on 01453 549133.

Venue:
Kingshill House, Dursley
Contact:
admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk
Just my Bag! Create a Bag with Jacqui Harding

Just my Bag! Create a Bag with Jacqui Harding

Sat, 12 May 2018

Saturday 12 May 2018 10:00-16:00 £50

Learn to sew a lined messenger bag with 3 different types of pockets, including a zipped internal pocket, a magnetic clasp and a key chain. This sturdy bag is a great introduction to 'proper' bag making, with interfacing, padding, lining and a fixed handle. If you want to move on from tote bags, this is the ideal next step! And you can't really have too many bags, right

Tickets available at www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or ring the office on 01453 549133.

Venue:
Kingshill House, Dursley
Contact:
admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk
Introduction to Hot Glass – Create a Paperweight with Ben Gough

Introduction to Hot Glass – Create a Paperweight with Ben Gough

Sat, 12 May 2018

Introduction to Hot Glass – Create a Paperweight with Ben Gough - £65

11 or 12 May 2018 – 09:30-13:00 or 13;30-17:00

A Unique opportunity to try the traditional craft of glass-making. This half day workshop offers a 'hands-on' experience. Designed for beginners, you will be taken through the steps required to make your own individual paperweight. This course provides an excellent foundation for further exploration into the medium of hot glass.

Tickets available at www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or ring the office on 01453 549133.

Venue:
Kingshill House, Dursley
Contact:
admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk

Dursley Farmers Market 2018

Sat, 12 May 2018 08:30

Dursley Farmers Market is a local produce market which is held once month between March and December under the Town Hall in Dursley, Gloucestershire.

It is every second Saturday between March and December, from 8.30am-1pm.

2018 DATES:
10th March
14th April
12th May
9th June
14th July
11th August
8th September
13th October
10th November
9th December = the Christmas Market!!!

Venue:
Dursley Market Place
Contact:
dursleyfarmersmarket03@gmail.com
Create a Terracotta Plant Pot with Jackie White

Create a Terracotta Plant Pot with Jackie White

Tue, 15 May 2018 10:00

Tuesday 15 May 2018 2018 – 10:00 – 16:00 - £50

Join Jackie for a fantastic day creating your one of a kind terracotta plant pot. With Jackie's help you will be able to get creative and achieve some fabulous designs on your pot

A cost of approximately £7 will be payable to the instructor on day one which will cover costs for clay.

Make sure you bring a packed lunch with you and an apron.

Tickets available at www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or ring the office on 01453 549133.

Venue:
Kingshill House, Kingshill Lane, Dursley, GL11 4BZ
Contact:
admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk
Summer School – Mandala Mosaic Stepping Stones with Yvette Green

Summer School – Mandala Mosaic Stepping Stones with Yvette Green

Thu, 17 May 2018 10:00

Tuesday 17 July 2018 – Wednesday 18 July 2018 – 10:00 – 16:00 - £95

Spend a relaxing and enjoyable couple of days making up to two gorgeous mandala mosaic stepping stones to brighten up your garden. On the first day you will be guided through the process of carefully designing your mosaic on paper using geometric proportions. You will then set your mosaic tiles using the direct method onto a circular stone slab. A wide range of brightly coloured glass and ceramic tiles will be provided.

On the second day, you will be shown how to grout the stepping stone, with enough time available to make a second one to grout at home. Suitable for all skill levels.

Venue:
Kingshill House, Kingshill Lane, Dursley, GL11 4BZ
Contact:
admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk
Summer School – Mandala Mosaic Stepping Stones with Yvette Green

Summer School – Mandala Mosaic Stepping Stones with Yvette Green

Fri, 18 May 2018 10:00

Tuesday 17 July 2018 – Wednesday 18 July 2018 – 10:00 – 16:00 - £95

Spend a relaxing and enjoyable couple of days making up to two gorgeous mandala mosaic stepping stones to brighten up your garden. On the first day you will be guided through the process of carefully designing your mosaic on paper using geometric proportions. You will then set your mosaic tiles using the direct method onto a circular stone slab. A wide range of brightly coloured glass and ceramic tiles will be provided.

On the second day, you will be shown how to grout the stepping stone, with enough time available to make a second one to grout at home. Suitable for all skill levels.

Venue:
Kingshill House, Kingshill Lane, Dursley, GL11 4BZ
Contact:
admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk
Stained Glass Mosaic Sun Catcher with Yvette Green

Stained Glass Mosaic Sun Catcher with Yvette Green

Sat, 19 May 2018 10:00

Saturday 19 May 2018 10:00-16:00 £50

These stained glass mosaic sun catcher's are designed to interact with their environment, reflecting and refracting light so that they change throughout the day.

On this one day workshop you will produce a stained glass mosaic sun catcher to brighten up your garden. Skills covered on the course will include mapping out of your original design, basic glass cutting, stained glass mosaic techniques, and grouting techniques.

This course is suitable for all levels although glass cutting skills are a bonus

Tickets available at www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or ring the office on 01453 549133.

Venue:
Kingshill House, Dursley
Contact:
admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk

Annual Assembly (Meeting of the Town)

Tue, 22 May 2018 19:00

This year's guest speaker at the Annual Assembly will be Chief Executive of Stroud District Council; Mr David Hagg.

Venue:
The Chantry Centre, Long Street, Dursley
Contact:
Town Clerk - Mr John Kay
Dursley Welcomes Walkers AGM

Dursley Welcomes Walkers AGM

Wed, 23 May 2018 19:00

"Wednesday 23rd May 7 p.m. at the Dursley Community Centre

Dursley Welcomes Walkers, open meeting including 5 short films of Dursley's past and AGM. Free admission and light refreshments provided."

Venue:
Community Centre, Dursley
Contact:
dursleywaw@gmail.com