What will you learn?
Make some wonderful sparkly, bespoke decorations to brighten up your Christmas décor. You will have the opportunity to make some beautiful sparkly mosaic snowflakes and/or some fabulously festive winter robins.
No grout will be used in this session, just sparkly tiles.
Suitable for beginners.
Who is your tutor?
Yvette Green is a stained-glass mosaic artist working from a small studio based near Cirencester, Gloucestershire. Originally from South Africa, Yvette trained in Botany and Education before working in mosaics for the last 13 years. She works primarily with stained glass and glass inclusions and produces mosaics for all areas of the home. Her work is inspired by the intense colours of nature and her love of the outdoors.
Yvette has exhibited widely around Gloucestershire and mosaicked one of the large hares for the Cirencester March Hare Festival in 2014 and the Cotswold Hare Festival in 2017. She is member of the Cotswold Craftsmen as well as the British Association of Modern Mosaic.
Are there any additional costs?
There is an additional cost of £2.50 per robin, £1.50 per snowflake, and £2.00 glue and paint costs per person for all the decorations for materials payable in cash to the tutor on the day.
What will I need?
Please bring: Apron or wear old clothes.
Windows in all rooms will be opened to improve circulation so you may want to bring an extra layer of clothing such as a light jumper or cardigan.
How do I find Kingshill House?
Kingshill House can be found in Kingshill Lane in Dursley, on the road down to the new hospital. The entrance is opposite the Fire Station. The address is: Kingshill House, Kingshill Lane, Dursley, Gloucestershire, GL11 4BZ.
Is there parking?
Kingshill House has a large free car park on site. (Not always guaranteed at busy times)
What about refreshments?
We will provide morning refreshments. (if you have any dietary requirements, please send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org )
What age range is this course suitable for?
This course is suitable for adults aged 18+ years
What is included in the cost of the workshop?
This workshop cost includes tea and coffee throughout the morning.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email us with any queries.
Is my registration/ticket transferable?
You can transfer your place to another person for the same event.
Do you have a cancellation policy?
If you have to cancel…
No refunds are given once payment has been made. You can transfer your place to another person for the same event.
If we have to cancel...
Kingshill House reserves the right to cancel a course, but if this happens, we will give you as much notice as possible and will always look to reschedule the workshop to a future date.
If we have to reschedule a workshop …
During the COVID 19 crisis we have had to postpone and reschedule workshops for a future date.
Where we have had to re-schedule a workshop due to circumstances beyond our control we will transfer your booking to the new date.
If this date is not convenient, we will be happy to give you a credit note which can be used for a future workshop/class.
Refunds will only be made at our discretion subject to each individuals application.