All of our workshops are taught in our workshop space in Nailsea, North Somerset, a short drive from Clevedon, Weston Super Mare, Portishead, Bristol and the Chew Valley.

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The Blue Room

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The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
07456 517086 https://www.theblue-room.co.uk

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February 2018

Knit and Natter

February 21 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Midweek Makers

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our monthly drop in craft evening on the third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by Rachel Millener, our sewing and dressmaking teacher, you can meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, there’s no set programme of teaching although sometimes the group may work together on something special. Everyone’s welcome, there’s no need to book, and if…

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Mixed Ability Dressmaking

February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 8, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£95

Four part dressmaking course for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced but stuck, making a garment of your own choosing. In our Dressmaking courses Rachel will help you to create your own garment from scratch using a commercial pattern. For beginners we suggest starting with something simple such as a skirt or basic pyjamas (for yourself or perhaps your children), and we can help in suggesting appropriate patterns and fabrics. Rachel will work with you, as a group and individually, to…

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Roman Blind Workshop

February 23 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on October 14, 2017 at 2:00pm

One event on February 23, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£30 3 tickets left

In this workshop you will learn how to make a beautiful & professional roman blind, to furnish your home with style! You’ll be taught to make a small, lined sample blind - on which you will learn all the techniques necessary to make different sizes at home. We’ll provide the specialist materials, and you’ll learn all the tricks of the trade to ensure a neat finish. You’ll leave with your sample blind to use as a guide, and detailed instructions…

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Fused Glass Curve

February 24 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on September 9, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on February 24, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on February 24, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on April 14, 2018 at 1:30pm

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
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£35.00

Join Sarah Quick to make a fused glass curve of your own design. A simple theme can be more effective, and works well with the natural beauty of the glass, so we suggest you think about a design that isn't too complex. Sarah will take your finished work away, fire it in her own kiln, and return it for collection from The Blue Room after approx. 2 weeks. The workshop is between 1.5 and 2 hours long. Please note that these workshops are NOT…

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Beginners Knitting

February 24 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until March 10, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50 2 tickets left

Come and learn all the basic techniques of knitting with our friendly tutor, Ann. Over two sessions (approx. 2 hours each) you will learn casting on (and off!), the basic stitches, ribbing, increasing and decreasing ,and basic pattern reading. Depending on how the group progresses we may be able to cover more skills, such as changing colours. The lessons are 2 weeks apart to give you a chance to practice what you learn in between lessons. The course costs £50…

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Fused Glass Curve

February 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 9, 2017 at 2:00pm

One event on February 24, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on February 24, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on April 14, 2018 at 1:30pm

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
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£35.00

Join Sarah Quick to make a fused glass curve of your own design. A simple theme can be more effective, and works well with the natural beauty of the glass, so we suggest you think about a design that isn't too complex. Sarah will take your finished work away, fire it in her own kiln, and return it for collection from The Blue Room after approx. 2 weeks. The workshop is between 1.5 and 2 hours long. Please note that these workshops are NOT…

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Blue Room Art Group

February 28 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

February 28 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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March 2018

Mixed Ability Dressmaking

March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 8, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£95

Four part dressmaking course for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced but stuck, making a garment of your own choosing. In our Dressmaking courses Rachel will help you to create your own garment from scratch using a commercial pattern. For beginners we suggest starting with something simple such as a skirt or basic pyjamas (for yourself or perhaps your children), and we can help in suggesting appropriate patterns and fabrics. Rachel will work with you, as a group and individually, to…

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Beginners Machine Sewing (age 14+)

March 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 6, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on March 3, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on April 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 5, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£25

Get to grips with the basics of your sewing machine in one of our beginners machine sewing workshops. You'll be shown how to thread the machine, wind a bobbin, and have some of the other basic functions explained to you. Then you get to make your own unique project to take home and show off your new skills. These workshops are suitable for complete beginners, or those whose skills may be a little rusty from lack of use. We recommend…

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Knit and Natter

March 7 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

Find out more »

Mixed Ability Dressmaking

March 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until March 8, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£95

Four part dressmaking course for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced but stuck, making a garment of your own choosing. In our Dressmaking courses Rachel will help you to create your own garment from scratch using a commercial pattern. For beginners we suggest starting with something simple such as a skirt or basic pyjamas (for yourself or perhaps your children), and we can help in suggesting appropriate patterns and fabrics. Rachel will work with you, as a group and individually, to…

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Dichroic Fused Glass Jewellery

March 9 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 28, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on November 21, 2017 at 10:30am

One event on February 10, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on March 9, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£20

Join Sarah Aumayer for this special jewellery workshop. Make your choice of pendants or brooches in beautiful dichroic glass, all supplied by Sarah. The nature of the glass means it shimmers, shines, and changes colour as light shines on it. This would be the perfect opportunity to spend time with Mum or your friends, or make something totally unique for a very special gift or for yourself of course. We've structured this workshop slightly differently to give you more flexibility…

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Fused Glass – hearts, coasters, hangers, and pictures

March 10 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on January 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on March 10, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on April 14, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on May 19, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
+ Google Map
£35

Join Sarah for these ever popular fused glass workshops where you can make your own unique and beautiful items for yourself or as gifts. Suitable for complete beginners as well as those who've caught the fused glass bug! Each workshop lasts about 2 hours depending on how quickly you create your masterpiece. The workshops are available in different project variations. You can see what's available and on what date by checking the 'Ticket' section below. For some of the workshops…

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Beginners Knitting

March 10 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until March 10, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50

Come and learn all the basic techniques of knitting with our friendly tutor, Ann. Over two sessions (approx. 2 hours each) you will learn casting on (and off!), the basic stitches, ribbing, increasing and decreasing ,and basic pattern reading. Depending on how the group progresses we may be able to cover more skills, such as changing colours. The lessons are 2 weeks apart to give you a chance to practice what you learn in between lessons. The course costs £50…

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Beginners Needle Felting

March 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£35 1 ticket left

In this beginners needle felting workshop Sarah will show you how to take strands of raw, dyed wool and turn them into something beautiful, and unique to you. In the past customers have made sheep, snowmen, and Christmas puddings. For 2018 Sarah is working on a new project for you, details of which will be published nearer the time. Basic needle felting isn't difficult, but can be a little fiddly. There is a small risk of minor injury from the…

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Blue Room Art Group

March 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

March 14 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Creative Writing with Adrianne Fitzpatrick

March 16 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£30 - £55 24 tickets left

We're delighted to bring you this series of short creative writing courses with author and publisher Adrianne Fitzpatrick. Adrianne is an experienced writer, with a novel, as well as numerous poems, short stories and articles to her credit. She has worked in the publishing industry for almost 30 years and currently runs Books to Treasure, an independent publishing house specialising in books for children and young adults. Adrianne is offering 2 different course at The Blue Room, each consisting of 2 sessions…

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Watercolours and Acrylics for Beginners and Improvers

March 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 24, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50 Sold out

This 2 part workshop is designed for beginners or those who would like to “refresh” their skills. You will be introduced to both acrylics and watercolours, and you can experiment with both, or choose to concentrate on just one. Acrylics are water based but can have the appearance and texture of oils. Materials for the first session of this 2 part course are provided. The workshops will include: Introduction to importance of drawing – perspective, shapes, figures, light and dark…

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Weave a Peg Loom Rug with @BigSkyTextiles

March 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on March 17, 2018 at 2:00pm

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£35

Come along to this fun and relaxing workshop to create a soft and special rug to bring a little ‘hygge’** to your home. Using a simple wooden peg loom to show off the beautiful textures of natural materials, you will learn to warp the loom and then weave a thick and cosy rug - perfect for your bedside, bathroom or your lounge.  Make one for you, or plan ahead and make one to give as a special Christmas present. We…

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Handstitched Textile Picture Workshop

March 18 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£45.00 Sold out

We're delighted to welcome visiting teacher Debra Thompson (www.facebook.com/vintagemissclementine/) to teach this one off workshop. Aimed at all levels of sewing ability, your work of art will be created using all hand stitching so no sewing machines needed. Using a mix of new, and not so new, textiles and threads enjoy the pleasure of creating your own hand stitched, completely unique, textile collage.  From start to finish you will be guided in making a decorative item that will  inspire you…

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Knit and Natter

March 21 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

Find out more »

Midweek Makers

March 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our monthly drop in craft evening on the third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by Rachel Millener, our sewing and dressmaking teacher, you can meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, there’s no set programme of teaching although sometimes the group may work together on something special. Everyone’s welcome, there’s no need to book, and if…

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Flying Geese Patchwork Pouch Bag

March 22 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on March 22, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£35.00

Join Gill and begin your patchwork journey! Using the flying geese pattern you'll create a beautiful and useful zippered, padded, and lined pouch bag. This workshop is particularly suitable for anyone new to patchwork as the design is relatively simple to create using a repeating series of steps. To take part in this workshop you must be familiar with your sewing machine, able to thread it, wind a bobbin, and change the presser foot. You must also have a zipper foot.…

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Watercolours and Acrylics for Beginners and Improvers

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 24, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50

This 2 part workshop is designed for beginners or those who would like to “refresh” their skills. You will be introduced to both acrylics and watercolours, and you can experiment with both, or choose to concentrate on just one. Acrylics are water based but can have the appearance and texture of oils. Materials for the first session of this 2 part course are provided. The workshops will include: Introduction to importance of drawing – perspective, shapes, figures, light and dark…

Find out more »

Blue Room Art Group

March 28 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

Find out more »

Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

March 28 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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April 2018

Knit and Natter

April 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Beginners Knitting

April 7 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
2 session course
The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50 4 tickets left

Come and learn all the basic techniques of knitting with our friendly tutor, Ann. Over two sessions (approx. 2 hours each) you will learn casting on (and off!), the basic stitches, ribbing, increasing and decreasing ,and basic pattern reading. Depending on how the group progresses we may be able to cover more skills, such as changing colours. The lessons are 2 weeks apart to give you a chance to practice what you learn in between lessons. The course costs £50…

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Beginners Crochet

April 7 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until April 21, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50 4 tickets left

Crochet is becoming increasingly popular as people discover, or rediscover, this versatile and addictive craft. Whether you want to make a small cushion, a bedspread, a toy or a decoration, there's something to suit every taste and style. In our short course Ann will introduces you to the basic stitches and simple joining techniques as you create granny squares (granny is the stitch, not the maker!). Basic materials are included in the cost of the course. The course consists of two…

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Blue Room Art Group

April 11 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

Find out more »

Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

April 11 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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ZIPS Masterclass

April 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on April 11, 2018 at 7:00pm

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£25

Master three different methods of inserting the perfect zip in your garment or craft project. Rachel will teach you how to sew in a zip using three different techniques including an invisible or concealed zip. Many sources will tell you you need a special 'concealed zipper foot' for an invisible zip, but Rachel will share her technique using a regular zipper foot. So no costly extra foot to buy! For this masterclass you must bring your own sewing machine, all…

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Fused Glass – hearts, coasters, hangers, and pictures

April 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on March 10, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on April 14, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on May 19, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
+ Google Map
£35

Join Sarah for these ever popular fused glass workshops where you can make your own unique and beautiful items for yourself or as gifts. Suitable for complete beginners as well as those who've caught the fused glass bug! Each workshop lasts about 2 hours depending on how quickly you create your masterpiece. The workshops are available in different project variations. You can see what's available and on what date by checking the 'Ticket' section below. For some of the workshops…

Find out more »

Fused Glass Curve

April 14 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 9, 2017 at 1:30pm

One event on February 24, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on February 24, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on April 14, 2018 at 1:30pm

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
+ Google Map
£35.00

Join Sarah Quick to make a fused glass curve of your own design. A simple theme can be more effective, and works well with the natural beauty of the glass, so we suggest you think about a design that isn't too complex. Sarah will take your finished work away, fire it in her own kiln, and return it for collection from The Blue Room after approx. 2 weeks. The workshop is between 1.5 and 2 hours long. Please note that these workshops are NOT…

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Knit and Natter

April 18 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

Find out more »

Midweek Makers

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our monthly drop in craft evening on the third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by Rachel Millener, our sewing and dressmaking teacher, you can meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, there’s no set programme of teaching although sometimes the group may work together on something special. Everyone’s welcome, there’s no need to book, and if…

Find out more »

Beginners Knitting

April 21 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
2 session course
The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50

Come and learn all the basic techniques of knitting with our friendly tutor, Ann. Over two sessions (approx. 2 hours each) you will learn casting on (and off!), the basic stitches, ribbing, increasing and decreasing ,and basic pattern reading. Depending on how the group progresses we may be able to cover more skills, such as changing colours. The lessons are 2 weeks apart to give you a chance to practice what you learn in between lessons. The course costs £50…

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Beginners Crochet

April 21 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until April 21, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50

Crochet is becoming increasingly popular as people discover, or rediscover, this versatile and addictive craft. Whether you want to make a small cushion, a bedspread, a toy or a decoration, there's something to suit every taste and style. In our short course Ann will introduces you to the basic stitches and simple joining techniques as you create granny squares (granny is the stitch, not the maker!). Basic materials are included in the cost of the course. The course consists of two…

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Beginners Machine Sewing (age 14+)

April 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 6, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on March 3, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on April 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 5, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£25

Get to grips with the basics of your sewing machine in one of our beginners machine sewing workshops. You'll be shown how to thread the machine, wind a bobbin, and have some of the other basic functions explained to you. Then you get to make your own unique project to take home and show off your new skills. These workshops are suitable for complete beginners, or those whose skills may be a little rusty from lack of use. We recommend…

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Blue Room Art Group

April 25 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

April 25 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Patchwork Dresden Plate Cushion

April 26 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£40 1 ticket left

Using just 5 fat quarters, sew this beautiful patchwork cushion and create a truly unique piece of home decor. Gill will help you to create the pattern, the envelope style cover, and how to cover and attach the piping cord. To join this workshop you should be a competent machine stitcher, familiar with the basic controls of your control sewing machine. Finished size will be approx 20” x 20”. The workshop will last between 3 and 4 hours depending on…

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Weave a Peg Loom Bowl

April 28 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on April 28, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£34

In this workshop you will learn how to warp the peg loom and weaving sticks with suitable wool or cotton yarn and then weave a chunky round bowl using multiple strands of wool or other yarns. During the workshop, we will also talk about how to make different shape bowls, finishing techniques, using different warp and weft materials and how to embellish the bowl. You will also learn how to use the same techniques to make rugs, scarves and wall hangings and how to prepare…

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May 2018

Knit and Natter

May 2 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Mixed Ability Dressmaking

May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£95 4 tickets left

Four part dressmaking course for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced but stuck, making a garment of your own choosing. In our Dressmaking courses Rachel will help you to create your own garment from scratch using a commercial pattern. For beginners we suggest starting with something simple such as a skirt or basic pyjamas (for yourself or perhaps your children), and we can help in suggesting appropriate patterns and fabrics. Rachel will work with you, as a group and individually, to…

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Beginners Machine Sewing (age 14+)

May 5 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on February 6, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on March 3, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on April 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 5, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£25

Get to grips with the basics of your sewing machine in one of our beginners machine sewing workshops. You'll be shown how to thread the machine, wind a bobbin, and have some of the other basic functions explained to you. Then you get to make your own unique project to take home and show off your new skills. These workshops are suitable for complete beginners, or those whose skills may be a little rusty from lack of use. We recommend…

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Blue Room Art Group

May 9 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

May 9 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Mixed Ability Dressmaking

May 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£95

Four part dressmaking course for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced but stuck, making a garment of your own choosing. In our Dressmaking courses Rachel will help you to create your own garment from scratch using a commercial pattern. For beginners we suggest starting with something simple such as a skirt or basic pyjamas (for yourself or perhaps your children), and we can help in suggesting appropriate patterns and fabrics. Rachel will work with you, as a group and individually, to…

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Calligraphy – the art of beautiful writing

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£45 4 tickets left

Learn the art of beautiful writing at this 1-day calligraphy workshop. Calligraphy is an art form which has been enjoyed for centuries. It's also a very relaxing form of craft, as well as providing an opportunity to produce work which everyone can enjoy. It can be used for poetry, stationery, art and design, and even furniture. At this Saturday workshop we will study and practise Roundhand, a basic Roman style which is suitable for beginners and also those with some…

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Knit and Natter

May 16 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Midweek Makers

May 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our monthly drop in craft evening on the third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by Rachel Millener, our sewing and dressmaking teacher, you can meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, there’s no set programme of teaching although sometimes the group may work together on something special. Everyone’s welcome, there’s no need to book, and if…

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Fused Glass – hearts, coasters, hangers, and pictures

May 19 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on January 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on March 10, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on April 14, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on May 19, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
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£35

Join Sarah for these ever popular fused glass workshops where you can make your own unique and beautiful items for yourself or as gifts. Suitable for complete beginners as well as those who've caught the fused glass bug! Each workshop lasts about 2 hours depending on how quickly you create your masterpiece. The workshops are available in different project variations. You can see what's available and on what date by checking the 'Ticket' section below. For some of the workshops…

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Fused Glass Arc

May 19 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£35 6 tickets left

Join Sarah Quick to make a fused glass arc of your own design. Similar in size to our very popular fused glass curve option, this piece is a semi circle rather than 'wavy'. A simple theme can be more effective, and works well with the natural beauty of the glass, so we suggest you think about a design that isn't too complex. Sarah will take your finished work away, fire it in her own kiln, and return it for collection from The Blue…

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Blue Room Art Group

May 23 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

May 23 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Mixed Ability Dressmaking

May 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£95

Four part dressmaking course for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced but stuck, making a garment of your own choosing. In our Dressmaking courses Rachel will help you to create your own garment from scratch using a commercial pattern. For beginners we suggest starting with something simple such as a skirt or basic pyjamas (for yourself or perhaps your children), and we can help in suggesting appropriate patterns and fabrics. Rachel will work with you, as a group and individually, to…

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Use your Scrap Stash – Sewing Kit

May 26 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£35 4 tickets left

We all have them - a pile of scraps too big to throw away, but too small to make anything substantial. This project (not quite patchwork but using similar skills and materials) is perfect for all those odd bits and pieces, and you'll end up with a really handy portable sewing kit. These will also make a great gift for any of your stitchy friends and they're bound to be impressed with your creativity. All you need is basic machine…

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Mixed Ability Dressmaking

May 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£95

Four part dressmaking course for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced but stuck, making a garment of your own choosing. In our Dressmaking courses Rachel will help you to create your own garment from scratch using a commercial pattern. For beginners we suggest starting with something simple such as a skirt or basic pyjamas (for yourself or perhaps your children), and we can help in suggesting appropriate patterns and fabrics. Rachel will work with you, as a group and individually, to…

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June 2018

Blue Room Art Group

June 6 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Knit and Natter

June 6 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Weave Pattern and Texture on a Peg Loom with @BigSkyTextiles

June 9 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 17, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on June 9, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£34.00

In this workshop we will go further with a peg loom and experiment with creating patterns and textures.  We will cover plain weave, pick and pick, making shapes, soumak and rya knots - techniques that you would usually associate with tapestry weaving but are actually equally suited for the peg loom! Please note - for students who have already done a “yarn bowl weaving” workshop on a peg loom, or some basic peg loom weaving elsewhere. All materials provided. You…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

June 13 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Blue Room Art Group

June 20 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Knit and Natter

June 20 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Midweek Makers

June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our monthly drop in craft evening on the third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by Rachel Millener, our sewing and dressmaking teacher, you can meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, there’s no set programme of teaching although sometimes the group may work together on something special. Everyone’s welcome, there’s no need to book, and if…

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Challenging your Painting ‘Gremlins’

June 23 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 30, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50 4 tickets left
Jeff Martin

This two-part painting workshop is designed to challenge our fears about painting images that we think we could never master, or fear will spoil a painting if we attempt to include them. Jeff, who teaches all of our painting workshops, firmly believes unless we start to include our ‘gremlins’ into a painting it's already spoilt, because it's not finished and never will be if we don't push the boundaries. Suitable for all levels of painters including beginners. It's designed so…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

June 27 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Challenging your Painting ‘Gremlins’

June 30 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 30, 2018 at 10:30am

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom
£50
Jeff Martin

This two-part painting workshop is designed to challenge our fears about painting images that we think we could never master, or fear will spoil a painting if we attempt to include them. Jeff, who teaches all of our painting workshops, firmly believes unless we start to include our ‘gremlins’ into a painting it's already spoilt, because it's not finished and never will be if we don't push the boundaries. Suitable for all levels of painters including beginners. It's designed so…

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July 2018

Blue Room Art Group

July 4 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Knit and Natter

July 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

July 11 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Blue Room Art Group

July 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Knit and Natter

July 18 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Midweek Makers

July 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our monthly drop in craft evening on the third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by Rachel Millener, our sewing and dressmaking teacher, you can meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, there’s no set programme of teaching although sometimes the group may work together on something special. Everyone’s welcome, there’s no need to book, and if…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

July 25 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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August 2018

Blue Room Art Group

August 1 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Knit and Natter

August 1 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

August 8 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Blue Room Art Group

August 15 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Knit and Natter

August 15 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Midweek Makers

August 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our monthly drop in craft evening on the third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by Rachel Millener, our sewing and dressmaking teacher, you can meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, there’s no set programme of teaching although sometimes the group may work together on something special. Everyone’s welcome, there’s no need to book, and if…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

August 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Blue Room Art Group

August 29 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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September 2018

Knit and Natter

September 5 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Blue Room Art Group

September 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

September 12 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Knit and Natter

September 19 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Midweek Makers

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our monthly drop in craft evening on the third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by Rachel Millener, our sewing and dressmaking teacher, you can meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, there’s no set programme of teaching although sometimes the group may work together on something special. Everyone’s welcome, there’s no need to book, and if…

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Blue Room Art Group

September 26 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

September 26 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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October 2018

Knit and Natter

October 3 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Blue Room Art Group

October 10 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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Wednesday Crafternoons at The Blue Room

October 10 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in crafternoon, hosted by Caroline Walker, Big Sky Textiles. Held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there's no obligation to join in. Everyone's welcome,…

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Knit and Natter

October 17 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our twice monthly drop in Knit and Natter sessions, hosted by Lesley Gleeson, Coburg Crafts. Held on the first and third Thursday of the month, meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of knitting and crochet! Bring your own project to work on, or just join in the crafty chat. Sometimes the group may work together on a special project, but there’s no obligation to…

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Midweek Makers

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Join us at our monthly drop in craft evening on the third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by Rachel Millener, our sewing and dressmaking teacher, you can meet like minded people for a couple of hours of chat, tea, coffee and cake. Oh, and a bit of crafting! Bring your own project to work on, there’s no set programme of teaching although sometimes the group may work together on something special. Everyone’s welcome, there’s no need to book, and if…

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Blue Room Art Group

October 24 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

The Blue Room, The Sion, Crown Glass Place
Nailsea, North Somerset BS48 1RB United Kingdom

Our drop in art group meets every other Wednesday morning to paint and share artistic thoughts, opinions, laughter and cake. Most people taking part have either taken one or more of our painting courses, or are returning to art after a lengthy break (some hadn't painted since school!). Led by our painting teacher, Jeff Martin, the group is very sociable and welcomes new members. This is not a taught session, but everyone is willing to share advice and tips to…

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What do our customers say about our workshops?

What was the best thing about the workshop?

Really helpful teaching and nice small group. Loved it! (Claire, Beginners Machine Sewing January 2018)

Very enjoyable relaxed atmosphere, learning new techniques. (Jan, Weave Pattern and Texture on a Peg Loom, January 2018)

Making something I’m proud of, learning new skills, and the social side. Cheese scone recommended! (Jan, January 2018, Beginners Patchwork)

A good way to spend time with friends; the finished product; swishing around with my new skirt; learning how to use my sewing machine. (Mar, Darcy, Lizzie, and Isabella. January 2018, Children’s private group sewing)

Lovely relaxing thing to do in the build up to Christmas. (Claire, Fused Glass, December 2017)

Very relaxing and enjoyable, will definitely do more at home. (Sharon, Needle Felting, December 2017)