Give it a Go Art - Secret's of Fabric Layering

Join our talented local artist and give it a go!

  • Booking essential

Lis is one of our talented local artists who specialises in textiles, she joins us this year for another of her workshops this time making your own 'secret garden'. You will make a layered textile using strips of fabric to enclose a central 'garden' image such as a flower, foliage or tree. Use one of your favourite parts of Upton's gardens as inspiration.

Beginners encouraged. Includes materials and refreshments.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £20.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442491895
This event is aimed at adults.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Walk down to the house, around the left hand side and follow the signage to the workshop.
What to bring and wear
You will be working on small areas so please ensure you bring glasses if you need them.
All areas are accessible by ramps. If you have concerns please contact the site directly to discuss access requirements.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
16 May 2018 10:00 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

Box Office
Call 03442491895

Upcoming events

Afternoon Tea Talk - Introduction to Upton's Art

Thu 26 Apr 2018
Come along to another one of our series of talks about Upton and its collections. Followed by a delicious afternoon tea in our old kitchen.

Geology Walk for GeoWeek

Thu 10 May 2018
Come and join the amateur geologists from the Warwickshire Geology Conservation Group for a walk around the fascinating grounds of Upton.

Dawn Chorus & Breakfast

Sat 12 May 2018
What rare and interesting birds will you see and hear in the quiet sunshine of Upton's early morning?

Give it a Go Art - Secret's of Fabric Layering

Wed 16 May 2018
Join our talented local artist and give it a go!

Afternoon Tea Talk - A Weekend at Upton in the 1930's

Thu 17 May 2018
Join us for a fascinating talk with one of our volunteers, Brenda, about a 1930's weekend at Upton.

Fledgling Birds Trail

Sat 26 May 2018
Follow the Fledgling trail to learn about the next step in a birds growth cycle; nestlings into fledglings and then how they grown and learn. What feathers do they grow? When and how do they learn to fly?