Creative Embossing Workshop

A one-day workshop
Mentored by Charlotte Atkinson

Connecting People with Nature

Charlotte's Wood
Eye, IP21 5LT
For ages: 18+
Standard £60
Next date:Sunday 7th Aug, 09:00 - 15:00

A summary

Would you like to learn some new skills, getting those creative juices flowing, working within a small group in the peaceful setting of the cabin at the edge of Charlotte’s Wood? During this one-day course our tutor, the artist Chris Lock (https://www.chrislockartist.com/), will lead participants through a series of techniques in order to produce a set of unique, hand-made greetings cards, learning new skills to take away and use for future creative projects.

About your Mentor

About your Mentor

Charlotte

Charlotte has over 20 years’ experience of working with children, schools and families as a primary school teacher, headteacher, educational consultant, Forest School leader and trainer. She is a qualified Level 3 Forest School practitioner with over 10 years' experience of leading Forest School sessions with children aged 2-11 years. Charlotte is a Forest School Association (FSA) endorsed trainer and trainer assessor. She provides guidance with setting up and running Forest School as well as practical delivery of sessions and support with bid-writing and site design. Charlotte is a British Nordic Walking instructor and runs regular ‘Learn to Nordic Walk’ programmes at Charlotte’s Wood. She has a diploma in 'Shinrin Yoku' and provides guided Forest Bathing sessions at the woodland.

Important Information about the Workshop

* The workshop will take place at Charlotte’s Wood in Wilby. We will be based in the cabin at the edge of the woods and will be using the woodland for our inspiration. The address is Sundial Cottage, London City Road, Wilby, IP21 5LT. We are on the left, just past ‘The Shingles’. There is a pair of mirrors opposite the entrance. Please park in the designated parking area to the right of the driveway. I will meet you here at the start of the day. * During the workshop we will: - Draw and cut out card templates - Prepare paper for greeting cards - Emboss a design onto card or heavyweight paper using a press - Create collages for the inner design - Add embossed or printed text * If you have available, please bring with you your favourite pair of scissors suitable for cutting paper or card and your preferred drawing implement: pencil, pen, crayons, etc. A pencil sharpener and rubber would also be useful. * I will provide refreshments throughout the day. Plea...

Learning aims

To learn new skills.

About Charlotte's Wood

Charlotte's Wood is a place where people can connect with nature. It is a tranquil, privately owned woodland in the heart of rural East Anglia - large enough to lose yourself in but not large enough to get lost in! The woodland has a path running around the perimeter that makes it accessible for wheelchairs and pushchairs. Next to Charlotte's Wood are two luxury holiday lodges and a cosy log cabin sits on the woodland edge.  The cabin is used as a venue for meetings and training and as a meeting point and shelter during woodland activities. It can also be hired as a place to stay. There is a toilet in the cabin at the entrance to the woodland and a compost loo in the woodland that is used during sessions. At the woodland Charlotte facilitates various activities and events for adults and children throughout the year. The overarching aims of these are to provide meaningful nature connection experiences for all in order to promote physical and emotional wellbeing, to bring people to...

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Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson
Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson
Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson
Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson
Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson
Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson
Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson
Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson
Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson
Creative Embossing Workshop workshop mentored by Charlotte Atkinson

What's provided

Drinks

Snacks

Equipment

Safety

Enhanced DBS

Basic DBS

Risk Assessment

Public Liability Insurance

Safeguarding Training

First Aid Training

First Aid Kit

Smoke Detector

Coronavirus Safety Policy

Please note

Please note, it is the responsibility of the booker to satisfy themselves about the adequacy of the safety measures. This platform is merely an introducer and does not verify the items listed here.

Where
we'll be

Sundial Cottage, London City Road, Eye, Suffolk, IP21 5LT

Pricing information

Standard: £60

Pricing information

Cancellation

My experience consists of a leisure activity, on a specific date(s), and therefore the 14-day ‘cooling off period’ under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 does not apply.

No refunds are given except in the case of a cancellation by the Mentor.


Cancellation


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