Lampshade Making: Sculpted Maps

Bring memories from the great outdoors into your home with a stunning geometric lampshade, handmade from maps of special places.

  • Booking essential

Learn how to use Ordnance Survey maps to create your own sculptural shade and bring to life any table lamp or small ceiling light with a uniquely personal twist.

Hosted by Timid Elk, this workshop makes a wonderful treat - or extra special gift - for anyone who loves outdoor adventures and adventurous craft.


Event ticket prices
  • All £85.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01924 863892
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet at the mansion workshop
What to bring and wear
Maps are provided - but you can submit your own to Nostell if preferred, no later than 10 days prior to the event . Please note, maps will be cut up as part of the construction process.
Enjoy festive light refreshments including cakes specially made by local bakers. Lunch is not provided.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
1 December 2019 10:00 - 16:00 Available
16 February 2020 10:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Estate Office
Call 01924 863892

Upcoming events

Nostell Nestlings

Wed 20 Nov 2019
Join in fortnightly stories, crafts and outdoor activities with your mini adventurers, especially for children aged 1 to 4.

Health walk

Thu 21 Nov 2019
Enjoy an hour's walk around Nostell's picturesque parkland.

Behind the scenes: Stables tour

Thu 21 Nov 2019
Learn all about the Winn family's love of horses and the hidden areas and history of the stables.


Sat 23 Nov 2019
A free weekly 5km run through the parkland, which is open to everyone, free, safe and easy to take part in.

Seasonal Lino Printing

Sat 23 Nov 2019
Print a work of art or stunning Christmas card design in a workshop set to inspire anybody who loves drawing or print-making.

Wakefield District Cycle Forum: Steady cycle ride

Sun 24 Nov 2019
Join ride leaders from Wakefield District Cycle Forum for a bike ride exploring the parkland and beyond.