Needlepoint at Stoneywell - 'great oaks from little acorns grow'

Follow in the footsteps of the Gimson family in this exclusive needlework course, and get inspired by the gardens and woodland surrounding you. The workshop is led by Margaret Murton, whose designs are distributed in kit form across the world.

  • Booking essential

The setting of Stoneywell within the ancient forest of Charnwood is perfect for this course which celebrates the wonderful inspiration of nature on the Arts and Crafts movement.

Designed for both beginners and those who wish to improve their design skills it will take place in the garden, from which its subject will be taken.

The day includes a tour of the cottage, all materials, lunch and refreshments.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £89.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01530 248048
Full payment required at time of booking. Tickets are refundable up until 30 days before the event.
Suitability
This course has been designed specifically for adults
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please park in the car park and wait for the shuttle bus, which will take you directly to Stoneywell.
Accessibility
The workshop will take place in the garden, which has some level access; however, the cottage itself stands on seven different levels. For full access information please contact the property directly.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
28 August 2019 10:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Stoneywell Office
Email
stoneywell@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01530 248040

Upcoming events

Summertime '50 things' fun

Mon 19 Aug 2019
10:00-16:00
All summer long come to Stoneywell for some '50 things' challenges.

Needlepoint at Stoneywell - 'great oaks from little acorns grow'

Wed 28 Aug 2019
10:00-16:00
Follow in the footsteps of the Gimson family in this exclusive needlework course, and get inspired by the gardens and woodland surrounding you. The workshop is led by Margaret Murton, whose designs are distributed in kit form across the world.

Flavour of the Fifties

Sat 14 Sep 2019
10:30-16:00
Join us as we step back in time to the 1950s at Stoneywell

Creativity Day

Wed 25 Sep 2019
10:30-15:15
Bring your paints, pens, embroidery, camera or other creative media to Stoneywell and let it be your muse.

Fungi at Stoneywell

Mon 21 Oct 2019
10:00-15:00
Celebrating the weird and wonderful fungi that appear throughout the Stoneywell grounds, they will be labelled with some fascinating facts as they appear throughout the week, making these strange and curious fruits of the fungi world easier to...