Christmas craft workshops

Two women learning how to make seasonal decorations at a Christmas event at Killerton, Devon

If you’d like a natural, homemade Christmas look no further than our Christmas craft workshops. Learn how to create beautiful decorations and unique gifts while enjoying the festive surroundings of the places we look after dressed up for Yuletide.

As well as being a great day out for all the family, by joining in with one of our Christmas craft events you’ll be helping us look after special places, from historic houses to glorious gardens, so they can be enjoyed by everyone.

The front door of Canons Ashby is decorated with a wreath for Christmas

Canons Ashby, Northamptonshire

Wreath-making Workshop 

Nothing says 'Christmas is here' quite like putting a home-made wreath on your front door. Spend the day with a professional florist who will help you craft your own festive wreath or table display using greenery from the grounds of Canons Ashby.

Christmas craft

Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal, Yorkshire

Woolly Winter Workshop 

Head down to Swanley Grange this winter to make a woolly decoration to take home. Become an expert pom-pom maker as you prepare for Christmas. We'll provide everything you need to make your decoration.

Christmas puddings in a glass dish at Greenway

Greenway, Devon

Crafty Christmas puddings 

This Christmas Greenway is celebrating Agatha Christie's much-loved collection of short stories 'The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding', so you’ll see hundreds of puddings decorating the house. Get the family together and join in the craft workshops to create your very own felt Christmas pudding baubles.

Children under the Christmas tree at Ickworth, Suffolk

Ickworth, Suffolk

Christmas Crafts for Children 

Get stuck into some Christmas crafts in the comfort of Ickworth's cosy gallery whilst enjoying hot chocolate and cake.

Christmas wreath making at Llanerchaeron, ceredigion

Llanerchaeron, Ceredigion

Wreath Making Workshop 

Begin the countdown to Christmas by making your very own festive wreath using greenery from the Llanerchaeron gardens. The price includes all materials as well as a hot drink and mince pie.

Create a stunning sequined bauble for Christmas, inspired by Knole’s Spangled Bed.

Knole, Kent

Family workshop: Spangled baubles 

Pop into Knole's new Hayloft Learning Centre for this festive drop-in workshop. Create your own stunning sequined bauble to hang pride of place on your Christmas tree at home.

Christmas cake decorating

Sizergh, Cumbria

Cake Decorating Workshop 

Try your hand at Christmas cake decorating with award-winning baker Grace at one of the special workshops at Sizergh. Spend the morning icing and decorating a fruit cake under Grace’s expert eye, then tuck into a delicious two course Christmas dinner before taking your cake home to enjoy.

Wreath making

Wallington, Northumberland

Wreath & Garland Making workshop 

Create a special festive wreath and a seasonal garland using natural materials from the woods and gardens at Wallington. Afterwards take a winter stroll through the grounds of this property cared for by the National Trust, keeping your eyes peeled for red squirrels.

Girl making paper chain

Christmas craft events near you 

See more Christmas craft events as well winter markets, Santa's grottos and much more.