Give it a Go - Applique picture making with fabric

March event sold out - new date added

  • Booking essential

Join talented local artist Lis Mann to learn the secrets of fabric layering.

With an MA in textiles and a wealth of experience encouraging others, she joins us again for another of her popular workshops. Inspired by the gardens either here or your own, you will create a picture using strips of fabric. Beginners encouraged. Includes materials and refreshments.

Due to the high demand for this event, we have put an extra date on in June.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £30.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442491895
+ 5% Booking fee
This event is aimed at adults.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Walk down to the house, around the left hand side to the door marked National Trust office.
What to bring and wear
This session involves some intricate work (including hand sewing) on small areas, so please ensure you bring glasses and/or a magnifying glass 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
7 March 2019 10:00 - 13:00 Sold out
6 June 2019 10:00 - 13:00 Available

Contact Info

Box Office
Call 03442491895

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Give it a Go - Applique picture making with fabric

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March event sold out - new date added

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