Yuletide Xmas Hub in the woods

Winter Crafting Warmed by Fire Chai & Pies!

Your mentors

Simon Summers Heritage Blacksmith

Art Now tutor - Karina Siba

Karina Siba

Location address: East Grinstead, rh19 4qs
Chosen age group:

Ages: 3 - 18 years

Available tickets:
One Child + Adult £36 per session
Next date: None - Register your interest
A summary
Oakclan Forge presents: Yuletide Xmas Hub in the woods In collaboration with Karina Siba, Artist and Outdoor leader DROP IN WORKSHOPS FOR CHILDREN 10am or 1pm slots 17th December 2023 Crafting in the woods Activities include: ◈ Hand crafted copper tree decorations ~ With guidance you will chase out the artwork and patterns using a hammer and tools. ~ Then polish as bright as the North Star! ~ Threaded with pure hemp cord ◈ Weave a Winter god's eye snowflake with Holly/ Hazel and wool ◈ Create a golden stencilled Christmas card. Warmth by: > Fire side > Chai > Mince pies Book a time slot between 10am & 1pm ~ The day finishes at 3pm Late comers arrival time no later than 2pm - Please arrive at least 15 minutes before your arrival time and be prepared to walk across the (probably) wet fields. £36 per Child - Must be accompanied by an adult. Set fee including all craft activities, chai & pie! Note: if extra objects are made, a cash payment on the day is available.
About your mentors
Simon Summers Heritage Blacksmith
Experimental archeologist, consultant & tutor
Simon specialises in Celtic (Iron Age) La Tène culture repoussé and forge works.    Simon Summers Heritage Blacksmith is an Experimental archaeologist, consultant and tutor specialising in quintessentially Celtic (Iron Age) metalworks, la Tène Culture art in repoussé, forge works, iron smelting & related subjects.    >>> For commissions and any of the above please email: la.tene.blacksmith@gmail.com    >>> To contact Simon for course and action camp information, email: ironagesmith@gmail.com >>> Join Simon’s mailing list here > http://eepurl.com/hZOglP < for first announcements of any events and masterclasses offered in future.
Art Now tutor - Karina Siba
Experienced creative facilitator
I have a life long passion for art, painting and making. I studied at Chelsea College of art and design and have a BA degree in Graphic Design and Photography from Kingston University.  I have been teaching art privately for 10 years including running a small art school for 5 years in Surrey near London. I have taught people of all ages (from 3 to 92!) and all abilities from beginners to assisting students to gain successful scholarship portfolios and coursework. I have also facilitated many creative workshops such as theatrical life drawing and craft in different settings from schools to offices, public spaces and festivals. See my websites for more information ~ www.facebook.com/ArtNow.Club ~ www.karinasiba.co.uk
Karina Siba
Creative Facilitator
Artist, Karina has over 10 years experience in teaching art and facilitating creative events to all ages in many different settings such as schools, private homes and public spaces like the Barbican & Southbank Centre. She has trained as a Forest school leader and some of the other trainings she has taken are in Permaculture Design, Catalysing Active Citizenship, Sharing Creative Practice. See her website here www.cargocollective.com/karinasiba
Pricing information
Ticket nameOne Child + Adult
InformationMust be accompanied by an adult. Fee includes all craft activities, chai & pie
Where we'll be
Chiddinglye, Selsfield Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, rh19 4qs

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