Give it a go - DIY lampshade workshop

Come and ‘give it a go’ at making your own drum lampshade to brighten any room in the house for spring.

  • Booking essential

This is a fun workshop that requires no sewing! Make a 20cm shade that can be used on a lamp base or as a pendant. Local crafter Nicola Jones will provide the kit and instructions, you just bring along your chosen fabric of at least 70cm x 25cm and fabric scissors if you have them. Refreshments included.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £30.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
This workshop is only suitable for adults.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Park in the main car park and make your way down to Iris's tea room (following signs for the 'office')
There is level access to Iris's tea room. Please call to ask about any special requirements.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
5 March 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

Box Office
Call 03442491895

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