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We don’t just sell crafts at the Craft House, we also host fantastic community craft classes and parties. Whether you are looking to acquire a new craft skill or enhance existing skills, we offer classes covering a wide range of skills. We work hard to ensure that these are as welcoming, enjoyable and informal as possible. Classes are held in our lower ground floor teaching area and we limit places to ten per class. Our teachers take a fun and engaging approach and the classes are a great opportunity to make new friends as well as create bespoke pieces to take home with you. To book your place please complete the booking form, but please book early to avoid disappointment.

Forthcoming Craft Classes

Wednesday Evening Crochet Lessons
for Beginners and Improvers

 

Wednesday evenings

 

With Sophie Thompson. Wednesday evenings, 6.30pm - 8.00pm. Do you fancy joining our wonderful Wednesday evening crochet lessons with crochet expert Sophie Thompson? Places on this ongoing course..

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Wednesday Evening Knitting Lessons
for Beginners and Improvers

 

Wednesday evenings

 

With Alice Brett. Wednesday evenings, 6.30pm - 8.00pm. Are you interested in joining our lovely evening knitting lessons with expert knitter Alice Brett? Places on this ongoing course come up...

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Creative Writing: A 4 week course

 

With Alyson Faye Are you a complete beginner when it comes to creative writing? Or perhaps you have been writing for a while and now wish to take your work further? This series of 4...

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Festive Felting (Bauble Making)


Tuesday 12-Dec-2017

With Anne Crowther. Tuesday 12 December 2017, 11am - 1pm. Join textiles artist Anne Crowther for a festive couple of hours, creating your own hand-rolled and needle-felted decorations. ..

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Felted Wreath Workshop


Thursday 14-Dec-2017

With Nicola Murray. Thursday 14 December 2017: 10:30am - 12:30pm Learn or expand wet felting skills! A gorgeous morning of festive felting activity. We will use a beautiful range of w..

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Luxury Christmas Stocking Workshop


Saturday 16-Dec-2017

With local textiles designer and tutor Faye Hall. Saturday 16 December 2017: 10am - 3pm. Make sure you catch Santa's attention this year with a luxury, handmade Christmas stocking. T..

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The Drawing Course for those who believe they can't draw


Thursday 04-Jan-2018

With Ann Davies. Thursday mornings from 4 January - 8 February 2018: 10am - 12pm. 6 week course 4 January - 8 February 2018 inclusive Cost £60 per person. includes expert tuiti..

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Mindful Making Sessions - New for 2018!


Tuesday 09-Jan-2018

With Nicola Murray. Tuesdays 9, 16, 23, 30 January 2018: 10.30am - 12.00pm - and 6, 13, 20, 27 February 2018: 10.30am - 12.00pm - (you can book all sessions or select dates to suit you). These cra..

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Carve your own spoon


Saturday 13-Jan-2018

With Mike Craig. Saturday 13 January 2018: 10am - 4pm and Saturday 20 January 2018: 10am-4pm. Wood has been used for eating and serving food throughout history - now's your chance to come and le..

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Poured Candles Workshop


Wednesday 17-Jan-2018

With Kim Searle. Wednesday 17 January 2018: 1pm - 3pm. Create your own poured candles* using soy wax, essential oils and scents, decoration, jam jars, vintage tea cups and more. All materials used in thi..

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Design and make a unique sterling silver ring


Friday 19-Jan-2018

With Margaret Naylor. Friday 19 January 2018, 10am – 4pm. A sparkling opportunity to craft your own unique ring under the expert guidance of contemporary jeweller Margaret Naylor. ..

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Metal Stamping Workshop


Wednesday 24-Jan-2018

With Kim Searle. Wednesday 24 January 2018: 1pm - 3.30pm. In this session you will learn to make your own personalised hand-stamped jewellery. Come with ideas of wording to stamp! ..

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Enhance your Digital Photography Skills


Saturday 27-Jan-2018

With Jane Robertshaw. Saturday 27 January 2018, 10am - 4pm. This one day workshop will look at enhancing your photographic skills through easy to follow tutorials with photography lecturer Jane..

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Macramé Workshop


Wednesday 31-Jan-2018

With Kim Searle. Wednesday 31 January 2018: 1pm - 3pm. Come and enjoy a fab 70s vibe and learn the wonderful art of macramé! A fun afternoon workshop with Kim Searle, who will teach you ..

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Valentine's Crafts Workshop (cards and hangers)


Friday 02-Feb-2018

With Sarah Lyte. Friday 2 February 2018: 10am - 1pm. This lovely Valentine's making workshop is a perfect opportunity to design and make your very own unique collection of handmade cards and a Va..

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Colour Printing Workshop


Saturday 03-Feb-2018

With Sarah Lyte. Saturday 3 February 2018: 10am - 4pm. Join local artist Sarah Lyte for a day of colour printing fun. Explore how to create prints and then apply layers of colour to create ori..

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Marbling & Bookbinding Workshop


Wednesday 07-Feb-2018

With Kim Searle. Wednesday 7 February 2018: 1pm - 3pm. Join Kim Searle for a gorgeous afternoon session creating marbled patterned paper and book binding using traditional Japanese stab binding..

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Make Your Own Soap


Saturday 17-Feb-2018

With Fiona Smith. Saturday 17 February 2018, 10am-4pm. Make your own soap from scratch with Saltaire Soap's Fiona Smith. Fiona will introduce you to this rewarding and fun activity and will guid..

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The Drawing Course for those who believe they can't draw


Thursday 22-Feb-2018

With Ann Davies. Thursday mornings from 22 February - 29 March 2018: 10am - 12pm. 6 week course 22 February - 29 March 2018 inclusive Cost £60 per person. includes expert tuiti..

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Creative Hand Embroidery


Saturday 24-Feb-2018

With Ann Davies. Saturday 24 February 2018, 10am – 4pm. Join local artist and textiles imagineer Ann Davies on a wonderful day of textiles and embroidery discovery, combining traditional stitches an..

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Carve your own spoon


Saturday 03-Mar-2018

With Mike Craig. Saturday 3 March 2018: 10am - 4pm and Saturday 10 March 2018: 10am-4pm. Wood has been used for eating and serving food throughout history - now's your chance to come and learn t..

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Weave your own scarf in a day


Saturday 17-Mar-2018

With Anne Crowther. Saturday 17 March 2018: 10am - 4pm. Create an original hand woven scarf in a day at this beginners weaving workshop. A perfect opportunity to design and make a totally uni..

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Enhance your Digital Photography Skills


Saturday 24-Mar-2018

With Jane Robertshaw. Saturday 24 March 2018, 10am - 4pm. This one day workshop will look at enhancing your photographic skills through easy to follow tutorials with photography lecturer Jane Robe..

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Easter Card Making Workshop


Saturday 31-Mar-2018

With Sarah Lyte. Saturday 31 March 2018: 10am - 1pm. This Easter card making workshop is a perfect opportunity to design and make your own unique collection of handmade Easter greetings cards. ..

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop


Saturday 07-Apr-2018

With Nicky Chadwick. Saturday 7 April 2018, 10am - 4pm. Local calligraphy expert Nicky Chadwick, of Scarlet Starfish, will guide you through the on-trend art of Modern Calligraphy. Nicky w..

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Glorious Painting - a 6 week Spring Painting Course


Thursday 19-Apr-2018

With Ann Davies. Thursday mornings 10am-12pm: 19, 26 April, 10, 17, 24, 31 May, 10am - 12pm. Join outstanding local artist Ann Davies (recently featured on Sky Arts "Landscape Artist of th..

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Creative Art Landscapes


Saturday 21-Apr-2018

With local artists Sharon Snaylam and Anne Taylor. Saturday 21 April 2018, 10am – 4pm. Join local artists Sharon Snaylam and Anne Taylor for an amazing creative day, creating your own original Yo..

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Flowers 'n' Felt Workshop


Saturday 28-Apr-2018

With Anne Crowther. Saturday 28 April 2018: 10am – 4pm. Working under the expert tuition of talented local artist and textiles designer Anne Crowther, you will begin the day with colour ..

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop


Saturday 12-May-2018

With Nicky Chadwick. Saturday 12 May 2018, 10am - 4pm. Local calligraphy expert Nicky Chadwick, of Scarlet Starfish, will guide you through the on-trend art of Modern Calligraphy. Nick..

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Make your own 3D Glass Cactus


Saturday 26-May-2018

With Samantha Yates. Saturday 26 May 2018: 10am - 4pm Join local glass artist Samantha Yates for a wonderful day of Tiffany style glass making, creating an on-trend 3D cactus shape to ta..

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Create a Wonderful Fused Glass Panel Lantern


Saturday 02-Jun-2018

With Kate Park. Saturday 2 June 2018: 10am - 4pm Join fused glass artist Kate Park (of "Twice Fired") for a unique workshop experience. Kate will guide you through making two fused glass pa..

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Make a Silver Flower Pendant


Saturday 09-Jun-2018

With Margaret Naylor. Saturday 9 June 2018, 10am - 4pm. Join contemporary jeweller Margaret Naylor for a gorgeous day of silver jewellery making. This workshop will guide you carefull..

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An Introduction to Paper Cutting


Saturday 23-Jun-2018

With Helen Naylor. Saturday 23 June 2018: 10am - 1pm Join illustrator and expert paper cutter Helen Naylor for a wonderful half day workshop covering the basic skills of decorative paper cu..

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Doll Making Workshop


Saturday 08-Sep-2018

With local printmaker and designer Siya (DoodleDuck Designs) and Jo (Creative Roots). Local printmaker and designer Siya (DoodleDuck Designs) and Jo (Creative Roots), have combined design, print and embroid..

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Oil and Cold Wax Weekend Workshop


Saturday 15-Sep-2018

With Saltaire-based artist Paula Dunn. Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 September 2018: 10am - 4pm approximately Following the demand for places on her one-day cold wax and oil workshops, talented loca..

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Daring Drawing - a Saturday Workshop


Saturday 22-Sep-2018

With Ann Davies. Saturday Saturday 22 September 2018, 10am - 4pm. Join Saltaire-based artist Ann Davies for a wonderful one day workshop exploring and developing drawing skills. ..

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Weave your own scarf in a day


Saturday 06-Oct-2018

With Anne Crowther. Saturday 6 October 2018: 10am - 4pm. Create an original hand woven scarf in a day at this beginners weaving workshop. A perfect opportunity to design and make a totally un..

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Glorious Colour - a Saturday Workshop


Saturday 20-Oct-2018

With Ann Davies. Saturday 20 October 2018, 10am - 4pm. Ann has recently featured on Sky Arts' "Landscape Artist of the Year 2017. Cost £50 per person. includes expert tuiti..

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Oil and Cold Wax Weekend Workshop


Saturday 17-Nov-2018

With Saltaire-based artist Paula Dunn. Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 November 2018: 10am - 4pm approximately Following the demand for places on her one-day cold wax and oil workshops, talented local..

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Christmas Creative Writing Workshop


Thursday 13-Dec-2018

With Alyson Faye. Wednesday 13 December 2017: 10am - 1pm Write a Christmas-themed short story/poem in this stand-alone creative writing workshop for beginners and intermediates D..

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The Craft House

101 Saltaire Road

Saltaire

Shipley

West Yorkshire

BD18 3HD

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The Craft House

101 Saltaire Road

Saltaire

Shipley

West Yorkshire

BD18 3HD

Join our mailing list and be first to find out about forthcoming events and special offers

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