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.

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

Knole, Kent

Festive Hayloft Workshops 

Based in Knole’s beautifully restored seventeenth century hayloft, the new learning centre provides the perfect opportunity to develop a new hobby, learn a new skill or extend your knowledge. There’ll be a programme of seasonal workshops running over the Christmas period, so you can unleash your creative side and learn to make wreaths, woodcut Christmas cards and spangled baubles.

A costumed interpreter cooking in a National Trust kitchen

Ickworth, Suffolk

Festive Baking Workshops 

Ickworth’s kitchen is as busy as ever thanks to the Living History bakers who will be cooking up a storm over the Christmas period. Join them to learn all about their work, and create a few festive treats of your own.

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 this festive season. Spend the morning icing and decorating a fruit cake, which is provided, under Grace’s expert eye then tuck into some delicious seasonal refreshments as a reward for your efforts before taking your cake home to enjoy.

Wreath making with woodland greenery

Christmas craft events near you 

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